CINAHL Complete


Access the Best and Most Current Nursing and Allied Health Literature

This is the definitive research tool for nursing and allied health professionals. With CINAHL® Complete users get fast and easy access to top nursing and allied health journals, evidence-based care sheets and quick lessons. Take a few minutes to evaluate all that CINAHL Complete has to offer, and you’ll see why hundreds of thousands of nurses and allied health professionals rely on CINAHL Complete.

CINAHL Complete provides broad content coverage including over 50 nursing specialties, speech and language pathology,  nutrition,  general health and medicine and more.

Noteworthy Full Text Journals:

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Cinahl Information Systems is accredited with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Accreditation Program and is further accredited by International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).

Compatible with EBSCO’s Point-of-Care Online Databases

CINAHL Complete is compatible with EBSCO’s Point-of-Care resources including Nursing Reference Center (NRC) and others. Nursing Reference Center users can search CINAHL Complete content via the NRC interface and retrieve content from both sources. (Additional subscription required).

Access to the best article-level metrics with CINAHL Complete and its pilot feature the Plum™ Print

The convenient Plum Print widget allows CINAHLComplete users to track comprehensive metrics helping them discover the hidden stories of research.

The Plum Print widget can be found on any CINAHL Complete content with available metrics. Metrics found in the Plum Print are continuously updated for both new and existing articles and cover articles from over 3,500 of the premier journals found in CINAHL Complete that were published from 2013 onward.

The Plum Print widget visually changes depending on the metrics found in each of the five categories — usage, captures, mentions, social media, citations — designed to help users make sense of the data.

Title Lists

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Content Includes:

  • Full text for 1,400 journals indexed in CINAHL
  • Indexing for more than 5,300 Journals
  • Searchable cited references for more than 1,500 journals
  • Full text dating back to 1937
  • More than 4.5 million records
  • Author affiliations

Improve Patient Care with:

  • Continuing Education Modules
  • Evidence-based care sheets
  • Quick lessons providing overviews of disease and conditions
  • Research instruments

Access Hundreds of Titles Including:

  • Critical Care Nurse
  • Nursing Ethics
  • Nursing Education Perspectives
  • Nursing Economic$
  • Online Journal of Issues in Nursing