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Research guide for Nursing 220

Finding Nursing Articles

For the latest research in nursing, allied health, and medicine, as well as comprehensive meta-analyses and systematic reviews and high quality consumer health publications, start here to find articles and reviews on your nursing topic. Need more? Check out our additional resources for finding nursing articles.

More Nursing and Allied Health Research Databases

Key Nursing Journals

Not all nursing journals are created equal--some are widely recognized among nurses as having the best research. Here are a few to look for when researching your topic:

Medicine, Biomedicine, and Psychology

Other article databases include information relevant to nursing. If you're interested in exploring the biomedical aspects of your topic, or if your topic concerns psychology, you may wish to explore the databases below. Keep in mind that many of these articles are intended for specialists in other disciplines; you will have to determine their relevance to nursing yourself.