*Try search terms like "vulnerable populations" and "cultural compentency" and use facets on left to narrow by source type.
Suggested NURSING / HEALTH SCIENCE Databases with Evidence based literature:
The Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) is a full-text database for nursing and allied health journals from 1937 to present. Includes access to scholarly journal articles, dissertations, magazines, pamphlets, evidence-based care sheets, books, and research instruments. How to Export to RefWorks
Review the Researching with CINAHL tutorials.
This is a collection of databases that contain evidence for healthcare decision-making. Includes systematic review abstracts, technology assessments, economic evaluations and individual clinical trials. How to export to Refworks.
The National Library of Medicine's free interface for MEDLINE, the premier database for biomedical journal citations. PubMed dates back to 1946 and includes more than 32 million citations in medicine, nursing, allied health, and dentistry. PubMed also includes citations from PubMed Central and the NCBI Bookshelf.
View entire list of Nursing related databases
Cultural competencies for nurses: Impact on health and illness / Linda Dayer-Berenson. Sudbury, Mass.: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2014.
Seeing patients: Unconscious bias in health care / Augustus A. White III, with David Chanoff. Harvard University Press, 2011.
Evidence-Based Practice in the Health Sciences: EBP Nursing Tutorial (UIC)
Analyzing Sources & Literature Review tutorials:
Essential Elements of a Literature Review guide (UC Santa Cuz)
Conducting Literature Reviews - detailed guide (USC)
Citation Style Guides:
Julia Rodriguez is currently the Health Sciences and Scholarly Communications Librarian. From 2008 to 2020, her professional focus also included serving as the nursing librarian and this content is the result of that work.