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Welcome Paramedic students!
This guide was created to help you find excellent resources for your assignments. To get started:
1. Decide on your research topic.
2. Using what you learned in your library instruction session, create a search strategy.
3. Start searching! Remember to check the assignment requirements - how many credible sources do you need to use?
4. Evaluate the sources you find using the RADAR method.
Formerly called E-CPS (Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties). Provides access to current and comprehensive Canadian drug and therapeutic information. Also contains directories for health organizations, poison control centres and drug manufacturers.
Covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. In addition, this database offers access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters.