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Occupational Therapy: A Guide to Library Research


Research for health care in general primarily means searching for journal articles, which you will mostly find in the databases CINAHL (the index for allied health professionals like occupational therapists and for nurses) and PubMed (the largest biomedical research database in the world).  You will find links to these databases and other help with research for occupational therapy on this research guide.

Frequently Used Databases for Occupational Therapy

Start your search in the databases listed below.  Other helpful databases may be found in the A to Z list in this Nursing guide.

Additional databases for Nursing may be found under the A - Z Database tab in the column on the left.