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Public & Allied Health: Articles
This guide is a compilation of library and Internet resources for students doing research for classes in the Public & Allied Health Department at Bowling Green State University.
Wiley Cochrane Library is a collection of databases containing high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. The Cochrane Library includes the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR), the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL), and Cochrane Clinical Answers. It can be searched for a particular topic or disease and will return results on clinical trials, reviews, methods, studies, and clinical answers, and is suited for use as supplemental course materials at the undergraduate and graduate levels, for technology assessments and economic evaluations. Purchased by OhioLINK with CARES funding; expires 12/31/2021.
A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine, PubMed includes over 17 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.
Full text articles, reports, conference proceedings, pamphlets and newsletters dealing with complementary and alternative medicine, including holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
The full text of nearly 80 consumer health magazines, pamphlets and reference books. This database covers consumer health topics such as food sciences and nutrition, children's health, women's health, sports medicine and general health.
This database contains detailed information nearly 200 different conditions and the conventional and natural treatments used to treat them, over 300 herbs and supplements, plus drug-herb and drug-supplement interactions for more than 90 drug categories.
SciFinder provides access to the world's most comprehensive and authoritative source of references, substances and reactions in chemistry and related sciences. It includes the Chemical Abstracts database, which contains references to over 26 million journal articles and other documents in the chemical literature. Users can search by: chemical substance or reaction, research topic, author, or specific CA or patent reference. All users must register for an account using their official BGSU e mail address. Registration does not work with the browser Internet Explorer.
Any commercial use of SciFinder Scholar is prohibited by Chemical Abstracts Services. Thus, patentability research and research performed with the intention of delivering results outside BGSU are not allowed.
Peer Review in 3 Minutes
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Cabells Directories: Can be consulted to identify an appropriate journal to send a manuscript for publication. Also lists elements of peer review, and publication details. Covers journals in business, education, health sciences, psychology and computer science.
Research Databases: Some allow you to limit your search to scholarly journals. CINAHL allows you to limit your search to peer reviewed journals and indicates that an article is peer reviewed in the Journal Subset field when appropriate. MEDLINE has indexed only scholarly journals since 1975.