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Nursing Research Tutorial
This interactive tutorial shows you how to refine your search to retrieve peer reviewed, evidence-based research article, in Nursing journals.
What if I Can't Find the Article I Need?
e-Journals in Full Text
If you have a citation but the full text is not available in one database, check the e-journal finder to see if the full text is available in another library database.
If you've found a citation but we don't have the article in one of our databases, you can request the article from another library through interlibrary loan. *Please note this may take several days.
The Nursing Resource Center carries the last 5 years of two nursing journals.
- Search these journals through a library database:
- Go to the NSRC to find the last five years in print.
Finding your articles
For research in the nursing field, we recommend you start your search in the following library databases:
- CINAHL Complete
- ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source
Always limit your searches to articles published within the last 5 years and peer reviewed journals.
Contact me if you have trouble finding articles or want to schedule a time to meet with me for help.
Find Articles and more - 24/7 Access
A comprehensive nursing & allied health research database that contains full text materials for more than 620 journals. Also offered are complete texts of selected state nursing journals, newsletters, monographs, standards of practice, government publications, practice acts, research instruments, and patient education material.
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source
Reliable, comprehensive coverage of the fields of nursing and allied health including journals, evidence-based resources, video, dissertations, reference books and more
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Provides scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also features abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.
Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE allows users to search abstracts from over 4,600 current biomedical journals.
**Off-campus, you will be prompted to login with your TTC username and password.