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Nursing & Health Sciences: Databases & Articles

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Trial Database Resources

Searching Databases


Search these databases for relevant journals and articles.

To search the library A-Z databases from off-campus you will need to either use your Blackboard login information (if a student, faculty or staff member) or the barcode number from your library card as a community member. Please contact the library at 252-940-6282 if you have trouble logging in.

Do not use complete sentences when searching a library database. Use the tips below to help you get started.

Connect keywords with 
AND, OR, or NOT: 
censorship AND internet

death penalty OR capital punishment
oil NOT petroleum

Try more than one search: 
swine flu, swine influenza, H1N1, etc.

Search for varying forms of a word
teen* will find: teen, teens, teenager, teenagers, etc.

Check your spelling.

Try more than one database.


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Scholarly Articles

Important Note:

Some resources require a user name and password for off campus access.

Please contact the circulation desk at 252-940-6282 for assistance.


Scholarly articles can be found in a wide variety of journals held in these databases.


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Journals and Other Resources