Refer to the tabs above and their drop-down menus to explore the guide's pages.
Additional tools for research include Finding Full Text Articles, Evidence-Based Practices, and mobile websites.
CINAHL and PubMed are the two databases we focused on in this guide.
CINAHL: The Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature
EBSCOhost's CINAHL video tutorial: EBSCOhost's own video guide on using CINAHL.
PubMed: National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE
PubMed Video Tutorials: These YouTube videos cover the basics of research and the details of using PubMed.
PubMed Online Training: PubMed's own use guide.
NCBINLM's PubMed Video Tutorials: PubMed's own video tutorials.
These databases have to be accessed through Gumberg Library. You will have to provide your Multipass information in order to use them.
Take a look at the links below to learn more about how to research.
Finding Full Text: Learn how to find an article's complete text.
Evidence-Based Practice: Learn about Evidence-Based Practice
What You Really Need to Know About PubMed: Additional information on searching PubMed.
What You Really Need to Know About PubMed video: Presented on Feb. 15, 2013.
Google Scholar Guide: Learn how to use Google Scholar.
Google Scholar video: Presented on Dec. 5, 2012.
EndNote: EndNote is a tool that organizes your sources and helps with citations.
Citation Guide: A guide to using citations and creating bibliographies.
APA Citation Guide: APA style citation is the standard in health sciences literature.
APA Style Blog: The latest information and anwers on APA citation.
There is more to health sciences literature than what is available in CINAHL and PubMed. Consider borrowing a book or seeing what's available at other universities.
Health Science eBooks: List of medical databases and websites that have books online.
Mobile Resources: List of websites that have mobile device capabilities and apps.
Borrowing from Gumberg: Guide to borrowing books from the Gumberg Library.
E-Z Borrow: Borrow books from libraries throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and West Virginia.
Distance Services: How to access library materials when you aren't on campus.
ILLiad: Access journal articles from other universities and borrow books not available through E-Z Borrow.