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NUR 210 Introduction to Nursing Practice: Roles and Responsibilities: Finding Journal Articles

Course guide for NUR 210.

Where to Search

Health Databases

Health Related Databases

Multidisciplinary Databases

Accessing Electronic Databases and Articles

Login Procedure

1.  Access the Library Databases page

2.  Select a database

3.  You may be prompted to enter the following information:

  • Your Alvernia email as your user name (ex.
  • Your corresponding Alvernia password (the same one used for Outlook or BlackBoard)

4.  Click on the “Submit” button

5.  Note: If this is your first time using the library's databases with OpenAthens, you may see the below agreement pop up. Select "Yes" to proceed to the databases. 

OpenAthens Consent Agreement Screen

Need additional help? Call, chat, email, or visit the library!


Note:  For those who are unable to access the databases, call or visit the library circulation desk (610-796-8223).

Finding Journal Articles Tutorial

The following tutorial will help you find journal articles. Also, check out the "Research Tips" page of this guide for additional information.

Nursing Related Journals

Below is a list of nursing journals available in print or electronically at Alvernia's Library. When you click on the links below, you will be taken to a search results page. On that page, make sure to check the box next to "peer reviewed journals" under the "Limiters" section on the left side of the screen.

Then click on the database link to view abstracts or full-text journal articles.

Ask a Librarian if you need help!

Nursing Related Journals:


Interlibrary Loan

Can't find the full text of an article you need?  

Use our Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service to request materials.  Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a service through which materials not owned by the Library may be requested from other libraries.  Before requesting material, check the library catalog to make sure the library does not own or have electronic access to what you want.  Need help?  Ask a Librarian!