Evidence-based Resources by Profession or Topic

Tools to support evidence-based practice.


This guide was created to connect Nova Scotia Health team members to trusted resources such as guidelines, clinical tools, databases, and journals.

The Quick Links page includes a selection of databases with a broad scope. It will also help you to connect with the Library Services team for one-on-one consultations or literature searching.  

The other pages on this guide have resources curated for a specific profession or topic.  

Please contact AskLibrary@nshealth.ca if you have suggestions for content. 

Differential Diagnosis

Disease & Condition Overviews and Guidance

Drugs, Supplements, Nutrition and Interactions

Studies & Published Research Articles

Connect with a Librarian

Do you have questions about searching the library catalogue or databases? Want to learn more about issues such as copyright, creating a subject guide or patient pamphlet?

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Have an expert search resources on your behalf!  A Library Services team member may connect with you directly to discuss the urgency of your request and negotiate an agreed-upon timeline. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact AskLibrary@nshealth.ca.

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