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Available at the library home page.

Quick Links

Below are links to the major databases for public health - and some help with using them.

PubMed
PubMed/Medline Help

 

Embase
Use in conjunction with PubMed for comprehensive searching
Embase Help

 

Cochrane Library
Premier database for evidence-based practice

Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database

 

Scopus (interdisciplinary database)
Scopus Help

Web of Science (interdisciplinary database)

Welcome

This guide is to assist you with the use of the Library's resources for public health, and to provide a selection of links to web sites which may be useful to those practising or studying in the field. Additional resources are available from the University's Discipline of Public Health .

Need help with advanced literature searching?

Trying to make sense of logic grids, database searching and MeSH terms?

Spend a bit of time watching these short videos:.

Using a Logic Grid: Overview Using PubMed
This video shows you how to use a logic grid to make searching easier.

PubMed Field Names Part 1 - MeSH
This video introduces you to MeSH (the indexing language of PubMed) and shows you how it works.

PubMed Field Names Part 2 - Titles, Abstracts, and Text Words
This video introduces you to some additional fields to use in your PubMed searches.

Videos are also available to help you search Embase

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