A collection of resources for faculty and undergraduate and graduate nursing students.

Primary Health Research Databases

Research databases contain citations to documents such as journal articles, conference presentations, books and dissertations. The citations typically include information to locate the document (e.g., author, title, publication date) and information that describes the documents (e.g., subject headers, keywords, abstracts). Some reference databases include the full text of the article or link to another database that has the full text.

Health Research Databases

Other Research Databases

  • availability of the drug in Canada 
  • product monograph(PM) for human drugs 

Databases for Specific Content Domains

National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) part of the National Institutes of Health

LactMed (NIH) - information on drugs and other chemicals to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed.

Native Health Database

Natural and Alternative Treatments (available via NurseOne)

Open-i An open-access biomedical image search engine.

Global Health

Global Health Library - access to information and scientific evidence on health, particularly in developing regions.