It Includes several health resources including:
Databases provide a systematic method of searching for articles, and other documents, on your topic. Some databases include full text of the documents they index but many do not. The top databases for biomedical sciences are:
You should critically consider if an article is appropriate to use for your topic and type of assignment.
Types of Periodicals:
You will find many different types of periodicals. The common ones you will find while researching are:
Write down research questions for your topic and underline key concepts and keywords. Think of broader or narrower terms depending on what search results you retrieve from those concepts and keywords.
Think of synonyms and alternative terms to search and refer to a Thesaurus for more ideas.
Remember most databases will have a list of suggested subject terms. By choosing these you can narrow your search to those articles relate to what you are searching for.