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Writing a Paper - Topic: Health Sciences: Find Articles

Here is some basic info on how to choose a topic, and resources to use to help you get started with writing a paper in the health sciences.

Where's the full-text?

If you have a citation, search the Journals List by journal title

You can also search journal title in the library catalog. Older citations may be available hard copy in the library, if not available electronically.

If the journal title is not found in one of the above, you may order a copy of the article via Interlibrary Loan. (How do I sign up for Interlibrary Loan?)


PubMed @ USD

Search PubMed:

Where to find articles/journals in databases

Note: Access to the Library's subscription databases, e-journals and e-books is restricted to users with USD or Wegner accounts. From off-campus, you will be prompted to log in to the USD EZProxy Server using your USD or Wegner Partner ID and password. Details at:

Google Scholar

Google Scholar

Academic Search Premier


Academic Search Premier:  


Academic Search Premier tutorial--this tutorial with help you find articles in one of our most popular databases.

Need Help? ASK!

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