Public Health

 

Databases

Academic Search Complete

A comprehensive, scholarly, multi-disciplinary database that includes full-text from thousands of peer-reviewed journals and citations from many more. State of Maine funded.

CINAHL Complete with Full Text

The definitive research tool for nursing, and the most comprehensive source of  full-text articles from nursing and allied health journals, including physical and occupational therapy, physician assistant, public health, and more.  CINAHL Searching Tips.

Embase

Covers international biomedical literature and includes MEDLINE records plus records from thousands of additional journals.  Commonly used to track drugs and devices, and to support systematic reviews.

Global Issues in Context

Global Issues in Context offers global perspectives on issues of international importance and current world events and topics in the news related to these issues.

Medline - EBSCO

MEDLINE is the U.S. National Library of Medicine's premier bibliographic database that covers biomedical literature, allied health, and biological and physical sciences.  State of Maine funded.

MEDLINE - PubMed

A biomedical database  containing millions of citations  from MEDLINE, life science journals and online books covering medicine, nursing, dentistry, and more. Free from the US National Library of Medicine. PubMed Tutorials.

Natural Medicines

Evidence-based resource on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary and integrative therapies. Includes health and wellness database, comparative effectiveness, interactions checker, and more. 

NIH

National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the nation's medical research agency making important discoveries that improve health and save lives. Contains links to a wealth of health information.

NLM

National Library of Medicine (NLM) offers the world's largest biomedical library,  including a vast collection of print and electronic information resources. It also supports and conducts research, development, and training.

ProQuest Central

 A multidisciplinary database,  over 160 subject areas are covered extensively including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology and the social sciences . 

ProQuest Health & Medical Complete

A comprehensive medical information resource for researchers, students, faculty and healthcare professionals. Includes content from MEDLINE as well as reference ebooks, instructional videos, dissertations and working papers.

ProQuest Public Health

Search the core literature in the field of public health, including biostatistics, environmental health sciences, epidemiology, behavioral sciences, international public health and more.

Scopus

Scopus is a multidisciplinary navigational tool that contains records going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly linked citations across the widest body of scientific abstracts available in one place.

Contact Info

For assistance with research on this topic, please contact Elizabeth Dyer at edyer@une.edu, (207) 221-4333.

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