NHS Healthcare Databases

This page was last updated: December 2nd, 2021

Healthcare databases advanced search (HDAS)

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NHS England Core Content collection of clinical databases covering nursing, biomedical, allied health care, psychology and psychiatry titles.

Select a database then click Search. Whilst more than one database may be selected it is more effective to search one at a time.

For advice on how to select the correct database for your enquiry or on how to use the resource, please contact the library, book a training session or use the HDAS help pages.

An OpenAthens account is required to use HDAS.

Library staff are also available to conduct searches for you. To request one, complete our request a literature search form.


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