Research & Documentation Online 5th Edition

Nursing and health sciences

CINAHL: Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature.

Glendale: Cinahl Information Systems, 1977–. Covers publications related to nursing research and practice, providing references to articles, books and book chapters, pamphlets and other documents, and standards of professional practice and research.


Bethesda: National Library of Medicine, 1948–. The most comprehensive coverage of medical research. Based on the Medline medical database but including current in-process citations, this tool provides over 15 million abstracts of publications in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care, and the preclinical sciences published from the 1950s to the present. PubMed is available at, a public resource provided by the National Library of Medicine.