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Healthcare and Social Services: Databases


Find information on the key databases for health care and social services. Use these databases to locate articles (e.g. research articles, systematic reviews), reports and recommendations. Search each database separately. For more information, see Help.

Full list of available databases: A-Z e-resources

Research articles

Special interest in business or management?

If you are looking for information on business or management, please take a look at the resources in Business and Administration guide!

Articles in Finnish

These databases contain information and articles published in Finland. The user interfaces are in Finnish as is most of the content. However, some English content also available.

Evidence Based Practice

These databases will help you locate systematic reviews and other evidence based resources.

Cochrane Library: systematic reviews, clinical trials, and more

JBI (Ovid): The Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database allows you to search simultaneously a wide range of summarized and appraised evidence

Campbell Library:  systematic reviews e.g. on social welfare and education

Subject specific databases

You can also find some subject specific databases, for example

How to find a specific article?

More information on how to locate full-text articles can be found here.

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