Databases: Public health sciences

  • Highwire Press

    Reference - and full-text database. Free access to over 750 000 full-text articles from about 360 peer-reviewed scientific journals with the option to search within all of Medline´s references. Scientific information within medicine, social sciences, physics, biology etc.

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  • Science Direct

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    ScienceDirect is one of the world's largest electronic collection of science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information. Contains over 1800 journals from the Elsevier Group.

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  • ABI/Inform Global ABI Inform Global

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    The database focus on all aspects of business. 3 700 journals are indexed, 2 700 of them in full text. Over 2 400 are scholarly journals.

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  • Academic Search Elite

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    The database contains 1834 full-text journals along with references and abstracts to 3232 journals. More than half the journals are peer-reviewed.

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  • Sociological Abstracts

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    Sociological abstracts indexes and abstracts the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. References to 1800 journals, other serial publications, books, conference publications and dissertations. Records added after 1974 contains abstracts. Uppdated monthly. 1963 - .

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  • Ebook Central / Ebrary

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    Contains more than 100 000 e-books from about a 200 publishers. The database is covering a wide array of subject areas, for example social science, the arts, data technology, engineering, pedagogic.

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  • Libris

    Catalogue of all Swedish university-, college- and research libraries´ collections. At present about 5.000.000 titles. Possible to see which library that holds a certain publication as well as if the oublicatio is available for loan or not.

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  • SveMed+

    Covers the field of healthcare, medicine and odontology. References to about a hundred scandinavian journals. A few of them with a popular scientific character. The database is a result of a fusion between the databases ”Swemed”, ”Spriline” and ”Patrix”. The articles are indexed according to MESH (Medical Subject Headings). These keywords, also used as search-terms, can be found on KIB´s website (http://mesh.kib.ki.se/swemesh/swemesh_se.cfm).

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  • Ingenta Connect

    The database (which have merged with UnCover) contains references and abstracts to over 15 million articles to more than 28.000 journals.

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  • PubMed

    PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine, includes over 14 million citations for biomedical articles back to the 1950's. These citations are from MEDLINE and additional life science over 4 000 journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources. MeSH is National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary (thesaurus) used for indexing articles for MEDLINE/PubMed. MeSH terminology provides a consistent way to retrieve information that may use different terminology for the same concepts.

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  • WHOLIS

    Wholis is the World Helath Organization library database available on the web. The database indexes all WHO publications from 1948 onwards and articles from WHO-produces journals and technical documents from 1985 to the present.

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  • Global Health Observatory

    The database provides epidemiological and statistical information available from the World Health Organization

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  • Svensk MESH

    The MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) is the controlled vocabulary thesaurus of the National Libtary of Medicine. The original data from NLM have been supplemented with Swedish translations made by staff at the Karolinska Institute Library

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  • Cinahl (Cumulated Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature)

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    This database provides indexing for 2,857 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health. The database contains more than 1,000,000 records dating back to 1982.

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  • PsycInfo

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    The database provides abstracts and citations to the scholarly literature in the behavioural sciences and mental health. It contains about 2.000.000 references to 1900 journals, books, book-chapters, and dissertations. The documents are indexed with terms from the Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms. Uppdated weekly. 1872 -

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  • Google Scholar

    ”Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.” (Google)

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  • Scopus

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    Scopus is a multidisciplinary bibliographic database containing abstracts and citations for academic journal articles. The covered science fields are: Sciences, Technolog, Medicine Social Sciences Arts and Humanities

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  • Taylor and Francis Online

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    Taylor & Francis Online contains all the journals in full text from the publisher Taylor & Francis in the humanities and social sciences. You can access the abstract for all articles and full-text of subscribed journals, over 1500 titles, from 1997 - onwards. In addition to the name of the Taylor & Francis also published journals in the Taylor & Francis Group under the names CRC Press, Garland Science, Psychology Press and Routledge.

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  • ClinicalTrials

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  • Medline (EBSCO)

    MEDLINE is the U.S. National Library of Medicine® (NLM) premier bibliographic database that contains more than 25 million references to journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine. A distinctive feature of MEDLINE is that the records are indexed with NLM Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®).

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