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This guide includes rehabilitation studies, speech & language therapy, and public health.

Articles (journals, newspapers, magazines)

Key article databases for health & nursing:

Arrow Discover Click for more information View a Demonstration.
Simultaneously searches the main health databases, including CINAHL Complete, Medline and PsycINFO.

Arrow Medline via:
PubMed Click for more information
Web of Science Click for more information
Biomedicine, medicine and health.

Arrow CINAHL Complete Click for more information View a demonstration.
Nursing and allied health.

Arrow Scopus Click for more information View a demonstration.
Multidisciplinary including Medline.

Arrow Google Scholar Click for more information View a demonstration.
A wide range of academic sources.

Arrow Full list of databases recommended for health & nursing

Arrow Database Licence Information
Legal guidelines about how and by whom Library-subscribed article databases may be used.

Books & Ebooks

Arrow Search Discover
Find books, journals, DVDs, & other material.
Arrow Postgraduate students and staff: Search Libraries Worldwide to find and request books that are not held by any Massey University Library.

Arrow Books and Ebooks at Massey Library

Arrow Google Books
Searches across a huge range of part and full view online books. Useful for identifying material to borrow from the Library, if not available in full view.

Arrow Finding Theses
Find Massey, New Zealand, and international theses.

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Arrow Sage Research Methods Click for more information

Concepts & Definitions

Arrow Oxford Reference: Medicine and Health
Brief definitions.

Arrow Medical dictionaries
Search Library holdings for medical dictionaries.

Background Information

Arrow Oxford Handbooks in Nursing Click for more information

Arrow DSM-5 Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders Click for more information
Access to DSM-V and the complete DSM Library by Psychiatry Online. 

Arrow ScienceDirect Reference Works Click for more information

Videos & Documentaries

Arrow Nursing Education in Video Click for more information

Arrow Counselling and Therapy in Video Click for more information

Arrow eTV
Television programmes from New Zealand and selected international channels.

Key Data & Statistics

Evidence-based Information

Arrow Cochrane Library Click for more information
Systematic reviews and clinical trials.

Arrow Lippincott Procedures Click for more information
Evidence-based clinical support.

Arrow UpToDate Click for more information
Evidence-based clinical support.

Drugs & Medicines

Arrow Martindale: the complete drug reference Click for more information
Information on conventional and complementary drugs, proprietary names
and disease treatments.

Arrow Medsafe Medicine Data Sheets
Information on New Zealand medicines.

Arrow New Zealand Formulary
Information on clinically validated medicines and guidance on best practice.


Arrow Ministry of Health Statistics

Arrow New Zealand Statistics

Related Subject Guides

Useful Links

Help & Demonstrations

Writing & Referencing