Nursing Resource Guide

This guide provides information on how to locate resources relevant to nursing.

Databases for Nursing

How to use the key health and medical sciences databases

Tutorials and instructions on how to use PubMed/ MEDLINE, CINAHL Complete, Cochrane Library, Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database via Ovid, and MIMS Online can be found through the link below.

You can also find information about MeSH (Medical Subject Headings).

Medications

There are 3 databases with information about medications: Australian Medicines Handbook, Australian Injectable Drugs Handbook (AIDH), and MIMS Online. You can access these using the links in the databases list above.

Drug Calculations Tutorial
Description: This tutorial from Flinders University provides information to assist you with drug calculations and including the ability to check your competency.

Systematic Reviews

Are you looking for Systematic Reviews?

Use the link below if you would like to know more about how to find systematic reviews within the recommended databases.

Recommended databases for finding Systematic Reviews

CINAHL Complete, Cochrane Library, PubMed & Joanna Briggs (JBI)

From the library homepage select the 'More Search Options' to access databases individually. Select the databases link and you will able to choose databases from the alphabetical list. 

Journals

The journals listed below are a sample of the journals available online via Library Search.

To find a specific journal, do a Journal Search using the title of the journal.

Library Search

Library Search can be used to find a wide range of information sources including books, eBooks, journal articles and streamed videos.

Use this box to start your search.

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