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Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Guide

CINAHL Complete

CINAHL (Cumulative Index of Nursing And Allied Health Literature) database


Searching CINAHL Complete with Boolean and keywords:

Advanced Boolean with AND and OR and synonyms

For a more advanced, technically sound search, use CINAHL Complete Advanced Search features such as CINAHL Headings and CINAHL Limiters.
Contact your Nursing Librarian for help with this search method.


Searching CINAHL Complete with CINAHL Headings and database limiters for a more comprehensive, advanced search:

CINAHL search with Headings and Limits

The VIDEO below demonstrates how to perform searches with CINAHL Headings and more: