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Library Orientation for Nursing

This information was developed for nurses conducting research via the Emory Libraries

PubMed and ....?

Determining which databases to search

A comprehensive search will involve searching more than one database.  You will always use PubMed, then choose other databases based on the content, to supplement the PubMed search.

Nursing administration / education / management: CINAHLHealth Source: Nursing/Academic EditionJoanna Briggs Institute EBP Database

Health behavior / psychology: PsycINFO (EBSCO)Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection

Global health / international coverage: EmbaseGlobal Health

Pharmacology / drugs / devices: Embase

Business / health systems: Business Source Complete

Education: ERIC (Education)

Tests & Measures:  Health and Psychosocial Instruments (EBSCO)PsycTESTSMental Measurements Yearbook

Environmental: Environment CompleteGreenFile

Technology / engineering:  IEEE Xplore

General broad coverage: Academic Search Complete