Research databases let you search for scholarly and professional journal articles on a topic by typing in keywords.
Use the research databases linked below to get to each database's record on the ASU Library site. Then, click on the blue 'Connect' button, or on the database title to get into the database and search.
Keyword search examples for HSC topics:
health AND illness AND Chinese
health AND Chinese
health AND body builders
illness AND body builders
Research Databases for HSC 210 Projects
Academic Search Premier - This research database is a great starting place for any topic. It covers all subject areas, includes articles from both popular magazines and scholarly journals, and has lots of full text.
PubMed - Open Access! About the resource | Open Access Resarch Database! Search for a topic to retrieve journal citations and abstracts covering biomedicine and health, broadly defined to encompass those areas of the life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering needed by health professionals and others engaged in basic research and clinical care, public health, health policy development, or related educational activities. MEDLINE also covers life sciences vital to biomedical practitioners, researchers, and educators, including aspects of biology, environmental science, marine biology, plant and animal science as well as biophysics and chemistry. Increased coverage of life sciences began in 2000.
CINAHL - About the resource | Search a topic and retrieve journal citations covering nursing and allied heatlh journal literature | Useful allied health areas include Athletic Training, Nutrition and Dietetics, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy and Rehabiliation. (Cumulative Index for Nursing and Allied Health Literature)
Google Scholar: enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed articles, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research. Use Google Scholar to find articles from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web. *Always access Google Scholar via ASU Library for links to full-text from ASU Library subscription resources.
More ASU Libraries Research Databases - browse by research database title through A-Z list or look by topic area