Click on the red and white i button on the left hand side of the database list to find out about the database before you use it.
Databases by Subject
Pull up a subset of the databases to lessen your search time.
All Science databases
All Health, Medicine, & Nursing databases
Direct Full-text Article Search
If you already have an article citation and want to see if you can get a full-text version try Citation Linker (can be found under the E-Journals page)
OR use OneSearch: Use it to find articles, books, and other materials (eg posters, anatomical models, etc.) in CardCat and all of our databases as well as some resources outside Ball State.
Recommended Beginning Research Tools
Health Source (Nursing Academic Edition)
Medline with Full Text
Oxford Reference Online
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
Web of Science