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Nursing & Allied Health


Specialized health and science databases containing original research articles, evidence based care-sheets, systemic reviews, trade and scholarly periodicals.

  • CINAHL Plus with Full Text 
    Provides abstracts and full-text articles from the fields of nursing and allied health. Includes indexing back to 1937, full-text from medical journals, and research articles from nursing journals.
  • Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition  
    Provides full-text articles from general and scholarly medical publications, with a focus on nursing and allied health.
  • Nursing Reference Center
    Provides clinical evidence and reference information, evidence-based care sheets, disease and drug information. Also provides accredited continuing education modules.
  • Interactive: Human Anatomy 
    Explore detailed 3D models of the human body - body systems and regions. Activities followed by quizzes allow students to do self-directed learning.
  • Health Reference Center Academic (provided by the New York State Library)
    Provides full-text articles from nursing and allied health journals, medical journals, newsletters and consumer health magazines.
  • Science Direct  
    Provides many full-text articles from scholarly scientific, technical, engineering and medical journals.
    Provides full-text, scholarly articles in several disciplines including general science, biology and health science. Includes the complete run, providing articles over 100 years old. For most titles the most recent 3 to 5 years is not included.
  • Alt Health Watch  
    Provides popular, trade and scholarly periodicals and also professional reports. Information is available for diseases and alternative treatments, nutrition and healthy lifestyle. The trade publications cover practices such as chiropractic, art therapy, Chinese medicine, homeopathy and others.
  • Health Source: Consumer Edition  
    Provides books, reports, pamphlets, periodicals (popular and scholarly), and a medical dictionary. Includes information on diseases and their treatment and health topics such as fitness, exercise and diet.
  • Medline with Full Text  
    Provides many full-text articles from scholarly journals on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, healthcare and pre-clinical sciences.


Databases containing electronic books focusing on allied health and nursing.

  • Incredibly Easy Nursing E-Books  
    A collection of 53 reference e-books covering nursing topics from the Incredibly Easy, LPN Expert Guides and Straight A’s series published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • STAT!Ref Nursing E-Books
     A collection of 25 nursing resources including reference works, test preparation and instructional videos. You must click "I accept" at the first page to acknowledge the end-user agreement to get to the STAT!Ref site. Click here to find out about the STAT!Ref mobile app.
  • DSM-5
    Used by health professionals, social workers, and forensic and legal specialists to diagnose and classify mental disorders to assess symptom presentations in a variety of clinical settings.


  • Medcom Nursing Videos
    Nursing education streaming videos with accompanying training materials.
  • ImageQuest
    Provides nearly 3 million rights-cleared images from more than 50 of the best collections in the world, including The Bridgeman Art Gallery, Dorling Kindersley Images, Getty Images, the National Portrait Gallery of London, the National Geographic Society, and others. Students and faculty can use these images for educational use without worrying about copyright issues.

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