Find articles

NICE Journals


Our journals are all online and are listed in NICE Journals A-Z
To find out how to access and use those journals, open our helpsheet here My Journals helpsheet


To find articles on a subject, use Healthcare Databases Advanced Search (HDAS)


To learn more about how to find articles on a subject you can Contact us to arrange a training session on searching databases.  We offer one-to-one training at a time to suit you, or can arrange group training sessions in the Library or at your workplace


Or you can use the e-learning below
E-learning for Health has a Programme on Literature Searching. The modules are designed to help clinical and non-clinical staff and students build confidence to search published literature for articles and evidence relevant to their work, study and research. The modules are short (each taking no more than 20 minutes to complete) and may be ‘dipped into’ for reference, or completed to obtain a certificate. There are seven modules suitable for novice searchers and those wishing to refresh their knowledge:


Building the foundations


Use our printed guides below as well:
HDAS-quick-guide-Apr-19(4 pages)
HDAS-full-user-guide-Feb-17 (42 pages)


And this series of YouTube videos gives you a quick introduction to the functionality in HDAS.