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Community Health & Social Work: Research Toolkit

Research Articles & How to Cite Them

Use these health & medical library databases to find articles:

Publicly available databases:
  • Google Scholar (video)
    • Change Settings > Library Links > Add Kapiolani 
    • Citation is next to the star
    • Use Cited By and Related Articles to expand results
  • PMC PubMed Central (video)
    • Limit by date
    • Automatic APA citation
    • Fulltext access to 6 million articles
  • MedlinePlus: Resources for your patients.
  • Google (video and tipsheet).



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