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Global Health Search Tips
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Google Scholar limits your results to academic resources.
tip: To get the link when using Google Scholar off campus, go to Scholar Settings and choose Duke from Library Links.
You can also set your preferred bibliography manager (BibTeX, Endnote, Refworks) in Scholar Settings for one-click citation export. Here's how.
Essential Library Resources for Global Health Research
The "Articles" search on the DKU Library homepage, is a good place to begin a search.
In addition, these databases can be used to search for articles on your topic:
Web of Science
Search for articles from scholarly journals in all areas of research
Search peer-reviewed literature, including scientific journals, books and conference proceedings
Search for journal articles on global health
Search for journal articles in biomedicine. Citations are from MEDLINE and other medical and life science journals
Global Health Observatory
Key statistics for global health research from the World Health Organization (WHO).
Global Health Library
WHO database for searching the literature of regional medical indices, including AIM (AFRO), LILACS (AMRO/PAHO), IMEMR (EMRO), IMSEAR (SEARO), WPRIM (WPRO).
Global Health Library Team
A team of librarians and a vast array of resources are available to you. If you need help, please contact one of the librarians for your area: