Couple and Family Dynamics

Course #: TH663F

Tools and Resources to help you locate research articles for your minor and major papers

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Omni

  • Remember that when you search Omni, you are searching tens of millions of articles across many disciplines.
  • While perhaps a good place to start, it can be more efficient to focus on a specialized subject database.
    • Various ways to limit results, such as:
      • peer-reviewed
      • date
      • population
      • language
      • methodology

PsycInfo

  • indexes 2281 journals related to psychological, social, behavioural, and health sciences literature

    Cinahl

    • indexes 5400 journals related to nursing and allied health

    Sociology Collection

    • indexes Sociological Abstracts and other sociology and social work related databases

    Medline

    • indexes journals in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences

    Reviews

    In the same way that consulting a paper's bibliography can reveal relevant articles, it can also be helpful to consult a review article that explores existing research in a particular field. These can include literature views, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, scoping reviews, etc.

    Overlap analysis

    Google Scholar

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