These are some suggestions for the most useful ones for you but there are many more on the Eresources page if you want to check them out. If you have any problems accessing any of these resources refer to the Troubleshooting section on the Accessing Eresources off campus page.
For help with searching for relevant articles take a look at the online tutorial Eresources for health tutorial.
An index of nursing and allied health articles. Access to over 300 full text journals. Bibliographic records for over 1000 journals.
One of the largest bibliographic indexes for health. Full text for more than 1,450 journals indexed, covering medicine, nursing, the health care system and pre-clinical sciences.
Provides systematic reviews of clinical based evidence on the effectiveness of specific interventions. Your results will be a mixture of reviews and clinical trials. It will depend on your topic as to whether there will be a relevant review.
Academic Search Complete
A multi-disciplinary full text database of over 5,500 journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,500 journals.
SciVerse (ScienceDirect) Science database covering physical sciences and engineering, life sciences, health sciences, social sciences and humanities.
A search engine from the NHS for health and social care professionals, providing access to evidence-based health information, NICE guidelines and much more. Download the Quick guide to NHS Evidence.
Nursing Standard - good professional level journal keeping you up to date with the issues, good practice and research in nursing. Older issues available in print but current issues only available online.
Journal of Advanced Nursing - Academic journal focusing on current research. Older issues available in print but current issues only available online.
British Journal of Community Nursing
Health and Social Care in the Community
Journal of Community Health
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health
Perspectives on Sexual & Reproductive Health
For a full list of journal titles subscribed to by the University of Cumbria check the Journals A to Z subject list.
Horizon Scanning Bulletins
The NHS NW create a series of Horizon Scanning Bulletins across a number of topics including:Type 2 diabetes, Dementia, End of life, Falls prevention.
Sign up for free at https://www.lihnn.nhs.uk/index.php/lihnn/horizon-scanning