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The key biomedical database for health sciences - covering topics in medicine, nursing, psychiatry, and public health.
Academic Search Complete
Multidisciplinary database that indexes and abstracts articles in more than 10,900 journals, with full-text is available for over 5300 journals. Indexes popular and scholarly sources, but you can limit results to scholarly journals.
CINAHL - Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature
UC San Diego only. On-campus, VPN, or proxy access from off-campus.
Subjects covered include medicine, biomedical science, allied health subjects.
ERIC (Education Resources Information Center)
"Educational Resources Information Center" is a database sponsored by the U.S. Dept of Education to provide access to educational-related literature from all disciplines.
Family and Society Studies Worldwide
Covers 1970-present. Publications indexed are drawn from a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, sociology, psychology, demography, health sciences, education, economics, law, history, and social work.
UC San Diego only. On-campus, VPN or proxy access.
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Science.gov searches over 60 databases and over 2,200 scientific websites to provide users with access to more than 200 million pages of authoritative federal science information including research and development results.
Not limited to public health topics, The PAIS International database contains continually updated records for over half a million journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, web content, and more, on public affairs and policy from 1972+. The newly available PAIS Archive covers the PAIS Annual Cumulated Bulletin published 1915-1976.
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