CINAHL Complete, MEDLINE, and Biological Abstracts 1969-Present are all EBSCO databases on the ESBCOhosts platform. Use the training material on EBSCO for search tips on this page. CINAHL Complete also provides specific search tips for that database available on this page.
ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source is provided by ProQuest. Training material for this database is also provided on this page.
Tutorials for EBSCO can be found on the Need Help? page.
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Nursing & Allied Health Database by ProQuest
This database provides users with reliable healthcare information covering nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, and much more. This versatile database is designed to meet the needs of researchers at healthcare facilities as well as nursing and allied health programs at academic institutions.
Below are training videos provided by ProQuest on how to perform a Basic Search, Advanced Search, and working with the Search Results page.
Note: New student’s accounts may not be active on the first few days of classes. If new students need to access the databases from off campus before that time, they may contact the BPCC Library at 678-6275.
How to Access the Databases Remotely (Off-Campus)
BPCC Library Online Catalog
Use the BPCC Library Online Catalog to search for items in the BPCC Library. A search box for the Online Catalog is available on the library homepage www.bpcc.edu/bpcclibrary/. There is no need to login when searching the catalog. If you wish to view your Library account, click on My Account and login. Your user ID is your LoLA UserName Your PIN is your 6 digit birthday. The My Account feature allows you to view due dates on items you have checked out and to place holds on needed items.
Steps to Find, View & Print eBooks
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