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Global Health Databases

Best bets are Academic Search Complete and Medline

Search Tips

Enter your terms as keywords, for example:

Haiti AND health AND econom*

Ukraine AND women's health

Luxembourg AND nutrition


Why did I use an * after econom?  Because it brings back results with all the various endings: economy, economic, economics, etc.  This will increase your pool of results.

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Using Limiters

You will be able to refine your results by using Limiters.  In the area that says Limit Your Results you will find some helpful options:

  • Click the Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals box
  • You may want to limit to recent articles.  In that case, use the Published Date From box, and enter your limits, such as 2012 to 2017 for example