A web-based portal which provides access to authoritative clinical and non-clinical evidence and best practice in health and social care. It is managed by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE).
References to research briefings, government documents, reports, papers, grey literature and book chapters covering all aspects of social care including criminal justice, benefits, mental health, and family care.
The Social Work Toolkit helps you develop core skills and confidence to succeed on your Social Work course and placements. The resources, including videos, case studies, book chapters and expert opinion are designed to help you develop your work place skills.
A collection of six databases bringing together independent reviews of the research evidence on various clinical treatments and interventions, with conclusions on their effectiveness. The home of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
The databases included are:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials
Cochrane Methodology Register
Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects
Health Technology Assessment Database
NHS Economic Evaluation Database
A key resource for the biomedical and life sciences, PubMed supports the search and retrieval of literature. The PubMed database contains more than 30 million citations and abstracts of biomedical literature.