Associations & Organizations
Articles on Related TopicsIs it Scholarly?
This is the "Articles" page of the "Interdisciplinary Health Services" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content
Research Guides e-Journals e-Resources: A-Z Post Learning Commons and Drexel Library Library Catalog Post Learning Commons and Drexel Library Home SJU Home Ask a Librarian 24/7 Help Research Guides Discover! Research by Subject Interlibrary Loan

Interdisciplinary Health Services  

Recommended resources for IHS majors.
Last Updated: Mar 11, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

Articles Print Page


Begin with these for articles on healthcare and related topics:
Health Source: Nursing/Academic - info This database provides full-text articles from 600 scholarly journals, including more than 450 peer-reviewed journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong.
PubMed (MEDLINE) - info    The primary component of PubMed is the MEDLINE database containing abstracts articles from over 4500 medical and science journals.   Tutorials: PubMed® Online Training

BioMed Central - info Open-access, online, peer-reviewed BMC journals that encompasses all the major biological and medical disciplines. In addition, the medical journals publish Case Reports, Debates and Study Protocols, and the biology journals publish Methodology articles. Title list by subject.

ProQuest Research Library: Health & Medicine  - info
Search journal articles, trade publications and consumer publications for topics in:

  • Medical Science
  • Nursing
  • Allied Health
  • Public Health
  • Pharmacology
LexisNexis: Health & Medical Care - info
Povides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, medical, and reference information from nearly 5,000 sources, most of them available in full text.  News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily.
      Click the checkboxes to access:
  • Medline Abstracts
  • Medical Journals
  • Law Review Healthcare Articles
  • Healthcare Law Newsletters
  • Healthcare in the News
  • Medical & Health Blogs

AHFS Consumer Medication Information
American Hospital Formulary Service® Consumer Medication Information is a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers. This content is updated monthly.

Source for current and past scholarly research about all aspects of injury prevention and safety promotion. The database contains current and backfile articles from 8357 active scholarly journals and from the backfiles of 2936 "inactive" journals, including articles from over 5,000 journals that are not included in PubMed/Medline.

POPLINE® (POPulation information onLINE), the world's largest database on reproductive health, containing citations with abstracts to scientific articles, reports, books, and unpublished reports in the field of population, family planning, and related health issues. POPLINE is maintained by the INFO Project at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health/Center for Communication Programs and is funded by the United States Agency for International Development. (USAID).  
Tutorial for searching POPLINE


The following include articles and content on healthcare: 

Academic Search Premier - info

CQ Researcher - info

Highwire Press
Over 1000 leading journals available from the journals' own sites. Includes articles published online ahead of print; plus all of Medline -- with links. Title list by subject. 

Web of Science® -   info  
Web of Science is a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the "hard" sciences and social sciences.

  • Science Citation Index™ Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED) - info
    Find information from more than 6,650 journals across 150 disciplines in areas such as agricultural, biological, and environmental sciences, engineering, technology, applied science, medical and life sciences, and physical and chemical sciences.
  • Social Sciences Citation Index ® (SSCI) - info
    Find information from 2,474 of the world's leading social sciences journals across 50 disciplines in areas such as anthropology, sociology, urban studies, business and communication, criminology, penology, law, nursing, rehabilitation, and information and library sciences

Discover QuickSearch

Articles, books, and more
Limit Your Results
SJU Post Learning Commons and Drexel Library
Saint Joseph's University
5600 City Avenue. | Philadelphia, PA 19131
610-660-1904 | For questions about your research, contact an SJU Reference Librarian

Last Revision/Review:

Loading  Loading...