Indexes social gerontology journals. Focuses on aging in psychological, health-related, and social and economic contexts.
Covers health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education.
Nursing and Allied Health Database. Has information on nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative medicine, allied health, and more.
The Cochrane Library is a collection of databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making (assessment, reviews, controlled trials register, etc.).
The database offers information related to the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences.
Contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports, as well as citations to dissertations, in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines.
* Indicate most useful databases for general research
PubMed is a public government database maintained by the National Institutes of Health National National Library of Medicine, and contains scholarly and clinical health science information. You will want to access PubMed through the UGA Libraries website to ensure access to full-text content. Requires UGA Single Sign-On.
Medline (available through EBSCOhost) is a part of PubMed, but there are additional journals indexed in PubMed. Requires UGA Single Sign-On.
Librarian PubMed Webinars:
For additional tutorials check out these: List of PubMed Tutorials
Are all the articles in a scholarly journal primary research articles?
No. Journals also publish other items. Some article types are listed below. While these articles can be very important and reputable, they cannot be considered primary research. If you have access to our databases (on-campus or off campus with your MyID and password), click for examples.