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Electronic Databases / Resources

Board Vitals

CINAHL Current Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature Plus (for offsite use, contact library, 8646)

Clinical Key Package (contains books, journals, drug monographs, guidelines, patient education, clinical overviews)

Cochrane Library

Conference Board of Canada

Conference Board of Canada e-Library (create a new account using IWK email or sign in to access)

RxTx (formerly e-CPS & e-Therapeutics)

e-NCPT (Nutrition Care Process Terminology) (contact library for login)             

Essential Evidence Plus & AHFS DI Essentials

ERIC (Education Resources Information Center)

Face2Gene (individual registration required)

Health Business Fulltext Elite (for offsite use, contact library, 8646)

Health Source - Consumer Edition (for offsite use, contact library, 8646)

Medications and Mothers' Milk (Hale), (2019)


Natural Medicines

Nutrition Care Manual  (Adult)

Nutrition Care Manual  (Pediatric) 

OMMBID: Metabolic and Molecular Bases of Inherited Disease

PEDro Physiotherapy Evidence Database

PEN Nutrition (Practice-based evidence in Nutrition)

PsycARTICLES (for offsite use, contact library, 8646)

PsycINFO (for offsite use, contact library, 8646)



SafetyLit (Inury Prevention Literature Update & Archive Database)

Sanford Guide

Trip Database