Dental hygiene research guide.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2013
This guide links to key library resources and reputable websites in Allied Health. Use it to help find articles,books, journals, and open-access websites. Problems? Call the Reference Desk at (270)745-6125 or contact the Health Sciences Librarian at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)
Search for journal articles by keyword/topic. Academic Search Premier is a very large general interest database offering access to thousands of journals and publications.
Can limit to scholarly articles.
- CINAHL Full Text (EBSCOhost)
CINAHL® with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 610 journals indexed in CINAHL®. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index - with no embargo. Full-text coverage dates back to 1981.
- Google Scholar
Search engine -- search scholarly articles by topic, author. Links to WKU Libraries' e-journal subscriptions.
- Lexi-Comp ONLINE for dentistry
Full-text drug and pharmacology database (includes all drugs, with additional information focusing on dentistry). Also oral hard and soft tissue diseases, periodontics, dental office emergencies, natural products, and dental office/practice management.
- Medline Plus: Consumer Health Information
Consumer-friendly informational website from the U.S. National Library of Medicine -- health encyclopedia, news, videos, doctor finder, drug info, and more.
One-Search searches for books, articles, and other WKU Libraries materials all at once -- like a Google search for WKU Libraries.