PubMed provides access to bibliographic information from more than 5,200 journals in the life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine.
PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health. It provides access to over 14 million citations and abstracts. The fields include medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences.
Provides indexing to nearly 1,200 nursing, allied health, biomedical, and consumer health journals, as well as publications of the American Nurses Association and the National League for Nursing. It includes healthcare books, nursing dissertations, standards of professional practice, nurse practice acts, and educational software. Abstracts are included for over 250 journals.
PsycINFO, from the American Psychological Association (APA), contains over 3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles (over 2,500 journals), book chapters, books, and dissertations.
Covers psychology and related disciplines,with 97 percent of the material peer-reviewed. The database also includes information about the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, law and others. Coverage: 1887-present
The comprehensive international content of the database is drawn from websites, journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, conference proceedings, etc.
Sports medicine, exercise psychology, biomechanics, psychology, training, coaching, physical education and fitness, and other sport and fitness-related topics.
Search variables, and getting full text
1. words and phrases (and I mentioned subject headings)
2. Use one or two more databases. Take advantage of different coverage and ranking algorithms.
3. Other, but especially cited (in introductory paragraphs mostly) and Cited by (in Google Scholar and elsewhere too). Cited by __.
Getting full text. I mentioned using Google Scholar, but also try Libkey.io . Add a DOI number to Libkey.io/. You can also ask me (wiswellj@) or try out our Interlibrary system (if you have a day or two).
7 minutes. Zotero manages your articles and other sources and helps you create APA citations. Check your citations. Zotero will do most of this work and save you time, but check check check everything.