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Journal Articles

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Use these health & medical library databases to find different peer-reviewed journal articles:


Publicly available databases:
Tip: Add dental to your search string.

  • PMC PubMed Central (video)
    • Limit by date
    • Automatic APA citation
    • Fulltext access to 6 million articles
  • Google Scholar (video)
    • Change Settings > Library Links > Add Kapiolani 
    • Click on the quotation mark next to the star to grab the citation
    • Use Cited By and Related Articles to expand your results
  • MedlinePlus: Patient-education resources.

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