Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature
CINAHL is the authoritative resource for nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers. This database provides indexing for 2,857 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health. The database contains more than 1,000,000 records dating back to 1982. More importantly for HCE students, it indexes doctoral dissertations and masters theses in Nursing and the Allied Health fields as well.
Click the image above to enter the database. If you are searching off-campus, you will need to enter your Multipass username and password when you click the image.
To search CINAHL for citations to dissertations and theses, enter CINAHL by clicking the image in the box above. Enter your search terms in the search fields. Then, to limit your search to disssertations, scroll down the screen to the "Publication Type"menu on the lower right. Choose "Doctoral Dissertation" from the menu if you want to see those, or choose "Masters Thesis" if you want those. Then press Search or Enter to run you search.