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Key Health Databases
Databases are specialist tools which you can use to find resources such as journal articles. The five listed below are the databases we recommend you start with but the library has many more. For help with searching these resources see the Search Skills page in this guide.
- Research tool for all areas of nursing and allied health literature.
- Independent high quality evidence for healthcare decision making
- Access to health, medical, nursing and psychology databases.
- Indexes US MEDLINE and biomedical journal articles, from 1948.
- Multi-disciplinary abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.
All Health databases
The library has a number of journal titles which you can browse individually. We've highlighted some key titles from the radiology collection but there are many more. To search for a journal by title please use the Journal A-Z link.
The referencing style used by University of Brighton is Harvard Cite them Right. Log into the Cite them Right resource below for guidance on referencing and bibliographies. If you would like to use an online tool to help you build an online reference list we recommend using either EndNote or ZoteroBib software.
Books & Ebooks
The easiest way to search for books held in the library is to use the library catalogue. You can search by author, title or keyword. You can also use the library catalogue to place reservations on books.
The library also has thousands of nursing and midwifery ebooks which are available on and off campus. Most of these are included in the library catalogue and can also be found in OneSearch. For more information about finding and using ebooks please see our Help with using ebooks page.
Help with using ebooks
Useful Web Pages
Essential information - the standards of proficiency for radiographers
Society of Radiographers
Create a free student membership to access a wide range of useful resources
Trip is a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care.
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