Use our eresources to search for relevant journal articles or other resources such as images. You can search across many of our collections in one go using OneSearch or search specific collections individually. Key collections for Nursing are identified below or check the eresources page to see the full list.
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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.
See the journals pages for information on the different types of journals.
These are just two from the hundreds of nursing journals that we subscribe to. Download a list of relevant journals or to see a full list of journal titles subscribed to by the University of Cumbria check the Journals A to Z.
Alternatively use OneSearch or the databases listed below to search for relevant articles
Key eresources for nursing
Interactive 3D anatomy resource
Diagrams, videos, podcasts and revision questions.
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.
Proquest Nursing and Allied health For details of how to get the best out of these Proquest databases see our guide Getting started with Proquest databases
Proquest Public Health
Proquest Health and Medical collection.
Proquest Family Health
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. Cochrane also runs a blog Evidence for everyday nursing, which pulls together reviews into a more digestible format.
Science database covering physical sciences and engineering, life sciences, health sciences, social sciences and humanities.
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.
International and interdisciplinary journal collection
Taylor and Francis
journals, abstract databases and reference works published by Taylor and Francis
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 for more information.
Dissertation and theses
Comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world