Clinical and research resources


The Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment: a useful site dealing with the evaluation of health technology.

Canadian Journal of Nursing Research

The first peer-reviewed nursing journal in Canada.

Joanna Briggs Institute

International Research Collaboration for Evidence Based Nursing and Midwifery, located in Australia, carries out randomized, controlled trials, systematic reviews and provides summaries of best practice for nurses. Some access is restricted to members only.

Mcgill's Health Sciences Library


Evidence Based Nursing research resources developed by the Department of Academic Practice and Professional Development, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University Health Center.

Nurses Drug Reference Center

The online companion site to PDR Nurse's Drug Handbook. It has an A-Z drug listing and an archived drug list. Also there are useful links to various pharmaceutical company web sites.

Nursing Ethics

This excellent Canadian resource provides links to codes of ethics, full text articles on nursing ethics, nursing ethics in the news, links to both Canadian and international organizations and some general nursing resources.

Provides links to tutorials and other resources for Evidence Based Nursing.


United States National Library of Medicine's primary bibliographic index for biomedical literature. It includes many topics of interest to nurses and indexes the Internation Nursing Index.

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