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 CINAHL Complete (Trial Access)

Database Information

NOTE: This is a trial subscription that will expire on May 31, 2013.

"CINAHL Complete is the world’s most comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index, with no embargo. CINAHL Complete is the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing & allied health literature and supports nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers." --
EBSCOhost Website

Database Features
Full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL
Searchable cited references for more than 1,460 journals
Full text dating back to 1937
More than 3.7 million records dating back to 1937
Over 130 Evidence-based Care Sheets
Nearly 170 Quick Lessons providing overviews of disease and conditions

Search Operators
Connectors: AND, OR, NOT
Wildcards: ? = one or more unknown characters (e.g. wom?n)
Truncation: * = place at the end of a root word (e.g. comput*)
Proximity: <search term> N# <search term> = search terms must be specified number (#) or fewer words apart

Database Access

CINAHL Complete (Trial Access)

Video Tutorials

EBSCOhost Basic Search Tutorial
Demonstrates how to use the Basic Search interface in EBSCOhost's databases.


Introduction to Databases
Explains why you should use databases when conducting academic research.