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Accessing the Databases

Accessing the Databases

Adelphi Libraries subscribe to many academic databases covering a wide variety of topics to support you with your research. A database is a tool to help you find quality information in publications such as academic journals, newspapers, trade publications and magazines. The AU Libraries' databases contain a wealth of literature pertaining to nursing as well as many other subjects:

Find a Database by Subject:

You can find databases by subject area by selecting Advanced Search under the OneSearch box:


This will take you to a screen with more options. Click on A- Z Databases & More at the top:


Select your subject from the All Subjects Shown drop-down menu:


A list of suggested databases will be displayed for your subject (recommended ones will be highlighted in the yellow box):


Find a Specific Database by Name:

Access a specific database from the AU Libraries' home page by selecting Databases & More under the OneSearch box and typing in the name of a specific database such as CINAHL Ultimate:

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