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Interprofessional Education

Resources to Support Interprofessional Education The resources on this guide will support the teaching and learning of students as well as researchers who have an interest in or participate in interprofessional (IP) learning or teaching activities.

Multidisciplinary and General Databases

Broad databases, covering a wide variety of topics, are useful for interdisplinary research. These databases are a good place to begin your search on most topics.

Search Tips

Tips for better search results using Boolean or Advanced Searches

Heart and Lung searches for occurrences of both words 

Heart or Lung searches for  or all, but both are not required

Heart not Lung searches for occurrences of the word ‘Al-Andalus’ but without use of the word ‘Andalusia'

"Medical Educationsearches for the words as a pair not individually

histor* searches for history, historical, historian, historiography, etc.

m?n searches for man and men. 

Subject Specific Databases

Off Campus Users

NOTE: Access to many of the resources on the QU library website is restricted to currently registered students, faculty and staff.

When accessing a library resource from outside the university, you will be prompted to enter their QU email username and password to gain access.

If you have problems accessing a database, please contact:

Articles and Keywords for Searching

Keyword mapping tools can be useful when exploring a new topic. Try using this for discovering new keywords or for broadening or narrowing your search.

To identify articles on interprofessional education and practice, conduct an Advanced Search of Academic Search Ultimate (EBSCO) database as follows: 

interprofessional or interdisciplinary [TI Title]
education or relations or communication or team [TI Title]
health or medicine or medical or rehabilitation or nursing or dentistry or dental [TI Title]

Once you get a search result,  select Scholarly Peer Reviewed Journals, English under REFINE RESULTS