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Revalidation - CPD resources: Searching for articles

Revalidation > Searching for Articles

Help guides

Need help with literature searching?

Not sure where to start when searching for journal articles?

Struggling to find what you are looking for?

You can ask one of the library staff to help you with a search

Contact the Clinical Librarians to arrange a 121 session. We can also run group sessions for teams.

Finding journal articles

If you would like to read a paper to reflect on for revalidation but don't know what recent articles have been published on your topic, you need to do a literature search.

This page aims to signpost you to some of the key databases that you can use to do a literature search and where you can find help, if you get stuck.

Nursing Databases

An NHS Open Athens account is required to access - register or login

Other databases

See what journals you can access for your specialty

The library has produced a number of subject guides that highlight key books and journals for various healthcare specialties.

Visit the library website to see the full list of subject guides available

Find a Journal

My Journals is a good place to start when checking if the journal you need is available online with your NHS Open Athens account