This multidisciplinary database provides access to articles from over 18,000 journals, magazines, and reference sources across all subject areas. Coverage is primarily from 1980 to the present, with some older content.
Full text for more than 2,000 English-language nursing and allied health journals and publications back to 1937. Includes access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters, Evidence-Based Care Sheets, legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials.
Digitized, full-text versions of core scholarly journals across disciplines. While coverage of these journals goes back to the first issue, for most journals the most recent issues will be for 3-5 years ago.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
This comprehensive online anesthesiology resource covers the entire spectrum of anesthesiology from the basics to specialty-specific content optimized for viewing on any device. Includes leading anesthesiology textbooks, preparation guides for in-service exams and boards, practice guidelines with concise tables and algorithms, procedural and conceptual videos, and 100+ patient cases from Case Files and Morgan & Mikhail’s Clinical Anesthesiology.
A searchable database of science, engineering, and technical content from many different publishers, including data handbooks, encyclopedias, dictionaries, monographs, conference proceedings, and datasets. Covers subjects such as material properties, process and design information, best practices, equations and formulations, and more. The interactive tables and graphs allow users to manipulate, analyze, and export data. Includes a large database of materials property data. Trial ends 12/10/2023.
A multi-format collection for all aspects of literature research, teaching, and learning. Contains 3 million literature citations from thousands of journals, monographs, dissertations, and more than 500,000 primary works. Provides diverse, global perspectives with sources from all over the world. Content types include primary texts, criticism, reference works, full-text journals, audio and video, eBooks, and dissertations.
A multi-format collection for psychology, counseling, and numerous other behavioral science disciplines, such as social work or industrial-organizational behavior management. Supports multiple learning styles with authoritative content spanning scholarly journals, therapy videos and counseling transcripts, with articles, news and ebooks covering psychological conditions, therapy, research concepts, tests and more. Topic pages cover Presenting Conditions, Therapeutic Approaches, Tests & Measures, Research Concepts, Historical Psychological Experiments, and Featured Topics.
WRDS provides access to selected databases in the fields of finance, accounting, economics, management, marketing, and public policy. Data sets that are included: Compustat, TAQ, and CRSP.
There are two access methods:
*Day Pass Access: Using the link above, NKU students, faculty and staff can use WRDS via the web. Enter your NKU email and agree to the terms. WRDS will send an email with the Access Pass link. No permanent disk storage is available for this access. Access must be requested each new day that you wish to use the service.
*Individual account: For long-term research projects and access to disk storage, NKU users (NKU email required) complete the registration form. An administrator will review your request and approve account access.
Please note that you may need to check your NKU quarantine file to release WRDS emails.