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Public Health

A guide to resources for finding articles, books, reports, and data in public health

Core Databases


Environment & Toxicology

For additional resources related to environmental health, check the Environmental Studies guide.

Social & Behavioral


In addition to core biomedical and health databases, biostatistical and computational methods can also be found in the math and engineering databases listed below.

Public Policy, Business & Economics


Evidence Syntheses


Full-text Search

Most databases search only the title, abstract, and some descriptors added by the database or authors. In many cases, especially when looking for detailed methods, a search of the full-text of an article is best. The following resources may not comprehensive in scope, but do allow full-text searching and may be a good complement to a search of traditional databases.