Answered By: Your Library Team
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2022     Views: 19

There are several online resources available for STH (Sheffield Teaching Hospitals) users. 

Cochrane Library
Provides trusted, high-quality health evidence and systematic reviews of primary research, to inform health-care decision making.
We recommend you start your search here, as Cochrane reviews are the highest quality health evidence available. 

NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence)
Brings together high-quality, curated evidence from over 800 organisations. 
NICE’s Healthcare Databases Advanced Search allows you to search across one or more of their databases (e.g. Embase, Medline, and CINHAL) at once. 

BMJ Best Practice
Provides evidence summaries to support clinical decision making. 
You can access it via the above link, or via the app (available in the iOS or Google Play app stores). The app version allows you to access it easily while on the job.

A browser extension that brings together a range of open access content from over 50,000 publishers and repositories. 
Simply click the ‘GET THE EXTENSION’ button on the Unpaywall homepage to add it to your browser. 

DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
A community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high-quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.

Google Scholar 
A freely accessible search engine that indexes scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats.