Skip to Main Content

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition: Home

Getting Started

What is Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition?

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition is an EBSCO database that provides nearly 600 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. It also features abstracts and indexing for nearly 800+ journals. This database is updated on a daily basis.

Here is an example of a search for articles about "diabetes and exercise"

Here is a citation: 


Various features can assist you with your search:

  • To perform a subject search, click on Subjects in the blue bar across the top of the screen. When you input "Diabetes Mellitus", it will tell you to use the term "Diabetes". Using the subject term helps ensure that search covers all variations of your search terms.


  •  The Medical Dictionary allows you to search for the definitons of drugs and other medical terms.



Subject Guide

Profile Photo
Timmi Johnson
I.D. Weeks Library 131B
Footer for USD LibGuide v2.0