Start with PubMed anytime you need to locate an article.
Use the databases listed below to find citations (and sometimes, electronic full text) of journal articles. If you have any questions, or are hitting a wall with your research, please get in touch with me right away!
· Hot to get an article you found in pubmed (Video tutorial)
The major database for psychology research articles and a great resource for mental health topics and health seeking behaviors.
Other Useful Research Tools
Searchable compilation of Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports, guidelines, and numeric public health data.
Links to scientific data, surveillance, health statistics and laboratory information.
Published weekly, statistical reports on specific diseases as reported by state and some at the city level.
Healthy People 2020 is a 10 year road map to identify national health priorities. It is also a great portal to health data and research on specific topics.
The MCH Library is a virtual guide to maternal and child health information. It offers a combination of MCH information compiled by library staff and pathways to the best MCH information available on other Web sites, from organizations, and in libraries.
Native Health Research Database
The Native Health Databases focuses on the health and health care of American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Canadian First Nations. The databases provide information for the benefit, use, and education of organizations and individuals with an interest in health-related issues, programs, and initiatives regarding North American indigenous peoples.
Covers articles, reports, books, and unpublished reports in the field of population, family planning, and related health issues Maintained by the Population Information Program at the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health and USAID.
Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence databases
Set of resources focusing on violence and violence prevention. Searchable by literature, programs, evaluation tools, and other resources like videos and curricula materials.
Data on population, health, HIV, and nutrition through more than 200 surveys in over 75 countries. Compiled by USAID.