Health Communications

Databases

Note: Indexes over 800 journals related to communication studies & mass media.

Note: Indexes articles published by the Association of Computing Machinery & citations from computing journals. Useful for those interested in digital media and human-computer interaction.

Note: This allied health database includes literature on health promotion & education, consumer health, and many other topics related to health, illness and disability.

PubMed (1996]-)
Note: The premier database for biomedical literature. A good source of literature on public health topics.

Note: An excellent general science database. Includes literature on health communications.

Note: Useful for finding interdisciplinary content and unpublished “grey literature.”

Note: The premier source for psychology and psychiatry literature.

Note: A citation database that allows you to determine the number of times an article has been cited and by whom.

Note: Covers the broad disciplines of library and information science.