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Biomedical Reference Collection : Comprehensive
Clinical medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pre-clinical sciences and the health care system.
50 plus nursing specialties, speech and language pathology, nutrition, general health and medicine.
DynaMed™ is a clinical reference tool created by physicians for physicians and other health care professionals for use at the point-of-care.
Health Source : Consumer Edition
Health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences, nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Focuses on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong.
All aspects of medicine, nursing, health care system, veterinary medicine, and much more
Nursing Reference Center
Designed specifically for nurses, this resource provides evidence-based information for point of care, continuing education, nursing research and more.
Nursing, medicine, life sciences, behavioural and social sciences.
Authoritative source for prescribing and managing drug therapy at the point of care. Provides online access to evidence-based, reliable Canadian drug and therapeutic information. (limited to 3 simultaneous users).
Biochemical, pharmacological, physiological, and toxicological effects of drugs and other chemicals.
Allows users to find Evidence Based Content. Content can include, reviews, article abstracts, images, videos, patient information leaflets, educational courses and news.
Access to many library resources is restricted to current students, faculty and staff of North Island College. To access these resources you will be asked to enter your myNIC user ID and password then click on the Login button.
For more information on your myNIC user ID and password, please visit the NIC Connect Login Information page.
Using NIC's Interlibrary Loan service, NIC students, staff, and faculty can borrow course and program-related materials not available in the NIC collection from other BC libraries. Students may receive 10 interlibrary loans per course, per semester.
Requests for Interlibrary Loan materials are normally filled within 7 to 10 working days, and you will be contacted when the material arrives at your campus library. Items can be picked up and returned at the circulation desk.
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