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Finding Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Databases are huge, searchable directories of journals and other scholarly publication types.

You will find peer reviewed journal articles by searching the Library's various databases - some key databases for this discipline are linked below. 

Searching Summon is another way to research and allows you to discover all of the Library's print and electronic resources from the one place.  Find Summon on the Library homepage.

Key Library Databases

These databases are the best sources for journal articles on Nursing and Medicine. Some also index other types of resources including research reports, conference proceedings, websites, etc.

User Guides

These guides are designed to give you step by step instructions on using some of the most common resources for conducting your research and writing your essays.

Finding a specific article from a citation

Sometimes you'll have a citation but no article, such as the reading lists with suggested titles your instructor gives you, or you may find a useful citation in another source. It's easy to find out if the Library offers full text access--just use one of the tools below: