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UBC Library Informatics for Nursing

Choose an article database: B

Q:    How do I know which database to use?
A:    1. Click on Get Research Help.

   2. Select Research Guides.

 When you have found a guide, click the Articles tab for suggested databases.


Search Indexes, Databases & Articles


PRO-TIP!             Is there a Course Help tab on the Research Guide? Course pages include tutorials and guides to using the databases. e.g. see the Course Help tab on the Nursing Research guide



 Some of the commonly used article indexes for nursing students and health practitioners are:

  • PubMed an excellent health database that is open access (unrestricted online access)
  • CINAHL a core database for nursing literature which indexes over 2700 journals from 1982