- EBSCO Multiple Database Search
This is a customized (and customizable) option within the EBSCO system, which provides simultaneous searching of the following databases: Academic Search Complete, MEDLINE, CINAHL, Health Source, ERIC, PsycInfo, and Social Work Abstracts. A good option for broadly searching a wide variety of resources. For more focused searching choose one of the databases below.
- CINAHL Complete (EBSCOhost) -- 1937-present
CINAHL, the Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, indexes over 5,400 journals, a few as far back as 1937, and includes citations to books, dissertations, and conference proceedings. CINAHL Complete adds full-text coverage for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL.
- MEDLINE (EBSCOhost) -- 1946-present
Comprehensive index to all aspects of medicine, covering around 5000 journals. This version includes some full-text articles.
- PubMed -- 1946-present
Comprehensive index to all aspects of medicine (covering around 5000 journals) back to 1946. Freely available from the National Library of Medicine, PubMed includes all MEDLINE content, plus additional selected biomedical sources. Look for the "Check for Full Text at EWU" button within individual PubMed records.
- OT Seeker
Free, Australia-based database with abstracts of systematic reviews and randomized controlled trials relevant to occupational therapy. Trials have been critically appraised and rated to assist you in evaluating their validity and interpretability.
- PsycINFO (EBSCOhost) --1806-present
"The largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health" according to its vendor. Indexes over 2,500 journals (in dozens of languages) going back to the 1800s, plus selected book chapters, books, and dissertations.
- ERIC: Educational Resources Information Center (EBSCOhost) -- 1966-present
Comprehensive database for education, indexing over 1000 journals & magazines, as well as books, videos, conference papers and technical reports. Many recent ERIC Documents are full text. Includes links to articles full text in other EBSCOhost databases.
- Cochrane Library
Portal to access six databases for evidence-based medicine. Cochrane Reviews are available full text back to the mid 1990s, while others are indexes. Click on "i" icon for more information.
- Physical Therapy Journals
Full-text articles from a dozen leading physical therapy journals, including Neurology and Spine.
- Web of Science -- 1985-present (sciences); 1992-present (social sciences)
Indexes articles and analyzes citations from over 8,500 scientific journals back to 1985, and another 3,000 social sciences journals back to 1992.
- PubMed @ WSU
Comprehensive index to all aspects of medicine, covering around 5000 journals, back to 1946. PubMed is maintained and made freely available by the National Library of Medicine. It includes all MEDLINE content, plus additional selected biomedical sources. This link to PubMed has been customized for those affiliated with WSU; look for the "Find it @WSU" button within individual records.
- Web of Science and BIOSIS Previews
WSU's subscription to Web of Science indexes and analyzes citations from over 5,700 scientific journals back to 1980 (15 years further back than EWU's subscription) and includes access to Social Sciences and Arts & Humanities material in addition to Physical Science & Medicine.
BIOSIS Previews® covers life sciences and biomedical research including pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more. (1969-present)