Health Sciences & Nursing Databases
Search Databases A-Z
1. Enter search terms
Suggested Search Strategies
Limit search by selecting "Subject" ["drug abuse"]
Use "AND" to combine search terms ["drug abuse" AND teen*]
Use "OR" to find either search term [diet OR nutrition]
Use NOT to exclude a search term [diet not nutrition]
Use quotation marks to search a phrase ["drug abuse"]
Limit search results > Peer Reviewed, Date, Subject, etc.
2. From the results list > Click article title to read abstract > Link to Full-text
3. When viewing article full-text > Click "email" envelope
4. Enter Email address > Select citation format > Click send
5. Review citations for necessary corrections to formatting and punctuation - APA Article Citation Examples
Search Google Scholar
"Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines."
Set Library Preference > Click Google Scholar ribbon > Click Settings
Click Library Links > Search Eastern Florida State College > Check boxes by EFSC options > Save
Search Google Scholar > Click Full-Text @ EFSC > Titan Sign in
Articles not accessible in Google Scholar may be requested through EFSC Library's Interlibrary Loan process
Search the Library's Catalog for Books, "on the shelf" & "online" and Videos
Type search terms, select "Library Catalog," & click search icon
Limit results by "Availability" "Books," or "Videos"
Access the Books, "on the shelf," "online" and Videos