Interdisciplinary Citation Databases:
A good place to start your research is to search a research citation database to view the scope of literature available on your topic.
Subject Specific Databases
Depending on your topic, search the following databases to locate research on a specific topic area to help refine your search.
Following are core databases covering the medical health science literature.
General in Scope Databases:
If your topic is broad, try the following multi-dicipline databases which will include scholarly research as well as articles from newspapers, wire feeds, trade publications, reports and conference papers and proceedings.
Tip: Click "Peer-Reviewed" to refine your search to only articles in scholarly publications.
TIP: Include "polls," "survey" or "questionnaire" when searching your research topic to obtain self-reported data. Include search terms "health knowledge, attitudes, practice," "attitudes to health," behavior or beliefs.