Selected Databases

Evidence Based Searching

Steps to Research

  1. Formulate the PICO Question
  2. Identify Keywords
  3. Plan the Search (synonyms, Boolean operators and/or/not)
  4. Conduct the Search
  5.  Refine/tweak/change (years, evidence)
  6.  Review the Literature
  7.  Assess the Evidence

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Search for Journals A to Z


To find word variants, truncate using an *
(e.g. comput* returns results with computer, computing, etc.)

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Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Cross Ref for partial citations