Researchers


NIH Public Access Policy: What You Need to Know *New*

What NIH Grantees Need to Know About ClinicalTrials.gov and FDAAA

Pure Experts Research Profiles

Clinical Research Databases


Responsible Literature Searching

MEDLINE via PubMed
  • Clinical Queries searches systematic reviews, clinical studies and medical genetics

  • The related articles link uses a computer algorithm to find similar articles in MEDLINE

  • PubMed links to genetic databases and medical references texts when appropriate

MEDLINE via Ovid
  • Easy to use search system, with links to full-text and library catalog to locate articles

PsycINFO via GALILEO
  • Psychological aspects of medicine, psychiatry, nursing, pharmacology, and physiology

  • Limit search to psychology subfields such as clinical or neuropsychology

  • Publication Formats include conference proceedings, book chapters, biography

Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HAPI)
  • Identify measures needed for research studies, grant proposals, client/patient assessment

  • Measurement instruments include questionnaires, checklists, coding and rating scales, etc


Biomedical Research Databases

JoVE: Journal of Visualized Experiments

Web of Science

Science Citation Index

  • Multidisciplinary information from scholarly research journals

  • Use Cited Reference searches to find research influences on an author's work

  • Link to Times Cited to discover the impact of a paper on current research

Journal Citation Reports

  • Journal evaluation tool to identify publication venues for authors

  • Determine most frequently cited and highest impact journals in a field

Papers First via Galileo

  • Access to individual papers presented at conferences worldwide

Proceedings First via Galileo

  • Table of Contents for global conference proceedings

Academic Search Premier via Galileo

  • Full text database of 4,700 publications, including 3,600 peer-reviewed

  • Covers almost every area of academic study

  • Select other databases to search including:

    • Health Source Academic Edition

    • Sociological Collection

    • AGRICOLA

    • ERIC


Finding Full-Text For Articles or Books

Database Links

  • Ovid: Click on Ovid Full-Text Link, click Find It@Augusta University button, opens separate window

  • Web of Science: Click Find It@Augusta University button, opens separate window

  • PubMed: Click Find It@Augusta University button, opens separate window

eJournal Navigator
  • Browse by journal name or subject area

  • Type key words from journal name to find specific titles

  • Check available dates before clicking on a full-text link

GIL-Find@Augusta University (Library Catalog)
  • Click on Exact Search to search by journal title

  • Full-text links will be listed in the individual journal record

Interlibrary Loan
  • Request journal articles not available via eJournal Navigator or library catalog

  • Fee-based service; $7.00 per article for Augusta University community

  • Must register to create personal/department account