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Undergraduate Nursing Quick Start Guide: Home

This guide is meant as a quick way to get to commonly used library resources for undergraduate nursing students.


Undergraduate Nursing

electrodes         Photo by Quinn Dombrowski. Used under CC2.

Research Databases

Journal Databases

CINAHL and PubMed are the two best and most used research databases for finding articles on topics in the health sciences.

*Note that if you are using these resources off campus you may need to log in using your Duquesne Multipass.

Specialized Databases

The databases below are more specialized than CINAHL and PubMed and will help you find in-depth information on more specific topics.

Library Resources

Health Sciences eBooks at Gumberg

E-book databases

The following links provide access to ebook databases on topics within the health sciences.


nursing studentPhoto by Walt Stoneburner. Used under CC2.

On your phone? Click this link for a list of mobile-optimized health sciences databases, websites, and apps.

Clinical Resources

Clinical Resources

These resources are good for use in clinical settings or for background information on a topic.

Other Guides

more guides

Other guides that may help you: