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Global Public Health Research Guide: Home

What is this Guide for?

This guide is designed to complement the library and research activities in Global Public Health

  • Types of information (like peer-reviewed articles or web resources)
  • The Information Cycle and how news stories affect the way public health information is communicated
  • Creating a Literature Review
  • Database Searching Tips
  • Using online tools such as RefWorks to track, share, and organize research


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Commonly Used Tools



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Commonly Used Public Health and Nursing Databases

The Information Cycle

Tracking Down Studies from the News

Resources for Finding Datasets