This page offers you a selection of links to resources for Nursing and Midwifery which include the books catalogue, a to z listing for journals and databases, websites and grey literature.
Books for Nursing and Midwifery can be found on Floor 2
of the new Library Building beginning at shelf mark 610.73
Search all resources including articles
Search for a book will include both print and electronic
Search for a journal title
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Search for UL Research (ULIR)
Search for a database
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A database is a platform for searching across various information resources such as journal articles, conference reports, books, book chapters
Key databases for Nursing and Midwifery are:
A journal is a regular publication which can be published monthly, bimonthly or quarterly.
Journals can be scholarly or popular.
Scholarly journals have articles written by researchers who are considered experts in a field. These journals are also known as "peer-reviewed," "refereed" or "academic" journals. Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) is a scholarly journal.
Popular magazines have articles written by writers or journalists. Time or Newsweek are examples of popular journals.
Websites can be very useful for up to date information and it is important to check if that information is reliable and accurate.
A selection of websites for Nursing and Midwifery are:
Grey literature is information which is not formally published in sources such as books or journals.
Conference proceedings and theses are examples.
A selection of useful links for Nursing and Midwifery are:
DART-Europe E-theses Portal - open access for research output from Universities within Europe
LENUS - Irish Health repository - HSE
RIAN - National portal for research output for the seven universities within Ireland
University of Limerick Institutional Repository - open access to research output of faculty and researchers
World Health Organisation Global Index Medicus - a portal providing access to bibliographic and full text records of public health and biomedical literature