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Nursing Theorists: Nursing Theorists

A guide designed to help you find a variety of sources about nursing theorists and their theories.


This is a short list of databases you will find helpful when searching for information about nurse theorists and nursing theories.  This link will take you to a complete list of databases with descriptions. 


CINAHL Plus with Full Text. Articles from over 560 journals, plus quick lessons and care sheets on nursing and allied-health topics.

Health and Healthcare in Video defines and explores today’s latest medical progress in health and wellness issues-- with hundreds of premium documentaries, profiles, reports, and interviews.

Health Source Nursing/Academic Edition. Articles from medical journals, plus the Lexi-Pal Drug Guide containing 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.

MEDLINE with Full Text. Articles from over 1,400 medical journals.

Nursing Education in Video. 260 full-length videos for the education of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers. All of the videos in the collection have been created with the guidance of the Medcom-Trainex advisory board, and are regularly reviewed for accuracy, currency, and compliance with US Federal regulations from agencies such as OSHA and CMS. 

Sage Premier. Articles from journals in business, health, and social sciences.

ScienceDirect. Articles from over 2,000 peer-reviewed journals in the health, life and physical sciences.

Scopus. The world's most comprehensive listing (with some full text) of articles in science, medicine, technology and the social sciences.

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