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Robust services in support of global health.
A team of librarians and a vast array of resources are available to you. If you need help, please contact one of the librarians for your area:
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Access to citations in MEDLINE with links to participating online journals.
Web of Science
Interdiscplinary science and social science articles. Contains cited references.
Interdisciplinary science and social science articles. Contains cited references.
Global Index Medicus
From the WHO. Search the literature in regional medical indices, including AIM (AFRO), LILACS (AMRO/PAHO), IMEMR (EMRO), IMSEAR (SEARO), WPRIM (WPRO).
Global Health Observatory
From the WHO. Key statistics for global health research.
From CABI. Database of journal articles, conference proceedings, and other grey literature. Interdisciplinary.
Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)
Bibliographic database of behavioral measurement instruments. Provides information on questionnaires, interview schedules, vignettes/scenarios, coding schemes, rating and other scales, checklists, indexes, tests, projective techniques, and more. Please note: Access is limited to 10 simultaneous users.
SAGE Research Methods
This research methods tool links content from SAGE's books, dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, and selected journal articles and videos. Focusing on methodology rather than disciplines, it can be used to help design research projects, understand particular methods, identify new methods, conduct research, and write up findings.
Links to More Resources
The list of global health links from Perkins Library offers a thorough list of resources to help your academic and research work in global health and is linked as a tab from this guide. It is an excellent starting point for those beginning research in global health.
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EndNote software is available at no additional cost via a site license. Mac and PC versions are available. You need your NetID to download software.
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