Nursing & Allied Health Collection: Comprehensive

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The Nursing & Allied Health Collection: Comprehensive database contains nearly 400 full text journals that are indexed in CINAHL, including nearly 300 peer-reviewed titles covering the areas of nursing, biomedicine, health sciences, consumer health and allied health disciplines. Although Nursing & Allied Health Collection: Comprehensive can be searched separately, it is more effectively used when you search CINAHL and connect to the article by clicking on the links in the citation record.


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Dates covered

As early as 1975, but for most journals, from 1998 to the present.

Updating frequency

Not available.


Full text for nearly 400 journals. (Many are embargoed for the latest year.)

Type of coverage

Indexing with abstracts and full-text or full-image content from most journal titles.

Print counterpart or
related resources

CINAHL; Individual journals are also published in paper format, and the lists those available at Rutgers.

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