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Database Tutorials and How-to Guides: MedlinePlus / PubMed

MedlinePlus / PubMed

MedlinePlus / PubMed

MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. Pre-formulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles.

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PubMed comprises more than 24 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, andonline books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

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MedlinePlus / PubMed User Aids


Medline Plus for Health Professionals (PDF)
This 2-page guide contains useful tips for health professionals from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine.

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PubMed Basics (PDF)
This 2-page guide provides helpful tips on how to search PubMed, the National Library of Medicine (NLM) journal literature search system.



PubMed Online Training

 Access links to several short flash-based tutorials on specific PubMed topics. 

PubMed Tutorial
This web-based` tutorial shows you how to search PubMed.