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Resources for Medical Students: Journal Articles

Need Assistance?

If you are having trouble searching the literature and finding the articles you need, let us know.  Librarians are willing to assist whether you need just one good article or want instruction on how to find articles in databases.  Contact us at the library.

Looking for a specific article?

Looking for articles by subject? Try these databases

Tips for finding articles

  1. Click   to find articles while in databases.  Use  to find articles to which MU Libraries provides access.
  2. Need a more general type of article?  Filter or limit to "Review" articles to get an article which provides an overview of the subject.
  3. Looking for best evidence?  Filter or limit to 'Systematic Reviews" articles to find articles which find the best studies available and synthesize the studies to arrive at a conclusion and/or recommendation.
  4. Have a clinical question?  Use Clinical Queries to search by clinical study category therapy, diagnosis, etc.