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A few databases to get you started
Looking for journal articles? Here are a few databases subscribed to by the Purdue Libraries. Most of them contain at least partial full-text. Look for the icon to link to full-text available through Purdue's subscriptions to e-journals or other databases.
- PubMed The world's preeminent database for medical and biomedical research literature, including public health scholarly journals.
Social sciences databases
- EconLit Covers research on economic and market-related research.
- PAIS International Covers political, social, and policy issues of all sorts.
- Sociological Abstracts Covers sociological issues, including activism & action research, community organization, the media, political science. Good place to look for information about attitudes and behaviors.
Multidisciplinary, broad coverage databases