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Medical Terminology Research Project: 2: Where to Look

Tutorial for online medical terminology class

The Maag Library Website

Academic Research Begins with Academic Sources!!!

  • Internet search engines, such as Google, will return any result that is listed online
  • There is no way to focus Google Scholar toward medical academic literature
  • Academic search engines (or databases) return academic journal articles
  • Choose one of the medically focused databases when you are researching a medical topic.
    (Note: The list below does not include Academic Search Complete because it is not a medical database)

NOTE: To access these databases from off campus you will need to login with your name and YSU ID#.

Health Sciences Databases

Step 2

Use the information in the left hand column to decide where to search and log in!


Assignment Benchmark

At this time you can list which databases you will be using!