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ARTICLES ARTICLES (and ebooks)! Start with 2 to 4 words about topic. ARTICLES!

Find It! in Health Care
 

Get to Full Text ARTICLES Quick - How To

The Find It! in Health Care Multiple Database Search box ABOVE covers health care, scientific, and related resources like MEDLINE, CINAHL, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, PsycINFO, SPORTDiscus, Science Citation Index, Academic and Business Search Complete, and more.  Quite a few electronic books (ebooks) to topics show up, too, depending upon the topic! 

Start with 2 to 4 of the most important words about your topic.  

If you are off the Cullowhee campus, log in with your name and 92#.
  

For more information, visit the ARTICLES tab.

 

Evidence-based practice (EBP) information types

When possible, use higher forms of evidence-based research information, systematic reviews and meta-analyses, which look across multiple studies to tease out what the greatest amount of research suggests. 

Search practice guidelines, like those in National Guideline Clearinghouse.  

Then look for regular ARTICLES detailing results from research studies.

The following 5 minute video explains these levels in greater detail.  For more indepth explanation, watch the extended 15 minute version.

 

Find Federal, State, Tribal, Municipal & International Info

USA.gov Edit/Delete Quick Stats 
Searches federal and state resources.

World Health Organization (WHO) Edit/Delete Quick Stats 
Overviews of global health, international statistics, and more! 

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Books, Journals, Encyclopedias, and Interlibrary Loan

Library Catalog - journals, books, films

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