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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 (AKA PubMed), CINAHL, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, PsycINFO, and more.  Quite a few electronic books (ebooks) show up, too, depending upon 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, start with higher forms of evidence-based information like systematic reviews and meta-analyses, which look across multiple studies to tease out what 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

Need Help?

Email your question to Ann at (she can send you detailed instructions and help).

Or visit, call (1-866-928-5424), or contact the folks in Research/Reference if you have trouble!  If you need immediate help, chat with a general research librarian:


Books, Journals, Encyclopedias, and Interlibrary Loan

Library Catalog - journals, books, films

Need an encyclopedia? - CREDO Reference searches many good electronic encyclopedias all at once!

Something You Can't Get? - Interlibrary Loan/LoanShark


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