Key databases for nursing and midwifery include CINAHL Plus, OVID Medline, and Scopus. See below for a comprehensive list.
Databases are a quick and efficient means of finding journal articles on a given topic. You can find some of the key databases for nursing and midwifery listed below. Monash will not have all the items listed in these databases. You will often need to use the Check for full text link provided in most databases to see if Monash holds a particular journal article, or you can also search for the journal name (not the article title) in Search under Advanced Search (selecting Journals in "material type")
Journals are also referred to as serials, periodicals, magazines or newspapers, and contain more up-to-date and subject specific information than books.
Examples of some specific journals are shown below: