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Health Sciences - Faculty LibGuide: Databases (Finding Journal Articles)

Research assistance, subject guides and useful library resources compiled by the Faculty of Health Sciences librarians.

Articles vs Journals vs Database

Why can't I just Google

Lean Library


PubMed is a free search engine which includes over 33 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books (Pubmed, n.d.)

A-Z Journal List: Searching Journal Articles

Google Scholar Search


Searching Journal Articles

Databases for Faculty of Health Sciences

How do I access Databases

African Research (including South Africa)

Africa-Wide Information 

is a databases to research and publications by Africans and about Africa

Sabinet African Journals

includes African research content by offering the most comprehensive, searchable collection of full-text African electronic journals


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