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Core Research Databases
Because the literature of Health Behavior and Promotion includes research from a variety of fields, you will likely utilize a variety of potentially useful bibliographic databases in your studies. The databases below are suggested:
Provides access to full text publications, including peer-reviewed titles, covering topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. 1945 to present (full text); 1945 to present (abstracting and indexing).
Comprehensive biomedical database. Indexes journal articles and conference proceedings.
This is only a selection of journals available at the library. To search our entire journal collection, both print and electronic, use NYMCat. If you are only looking for eJournals, use our eJournal portal.
Celebrating over 100 years, the American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) is dedicated to publication of original work in research, research methods, and program evaluation in the field of public health AJPH is the journal of the American Public Health Association (APHA).
The Annual Review of Public Health, in publication since 1980, covers significant developments in the field of public health, including key developments and issues in epidemiology and biostatistics, environmental and occupational health, social environment and behavior, health services, and public health practice and policy.
Epidemiologic Reviews is a leading review journal in public health. Published once a year, issues collect review articles on a particular subject. Recent issues have focused on The Obesity Epidemic, Epidemiologic Research on Health Disparities, and Epidemiologic Approaches to Global Health.
Epidemiology publishes original research from all fields of epidemiology, and review articles and meta-analyses, novel hypotheses, descriptions and applications of new methods, and discussions of research theory, health promotion, or public health policy.
This journal examines the organization, financing, delivery and outcomes of behavioral health services (i.e., alcohol, drug abuse, and mental disorders), providing practical and empirical contributions to and explaining the implications for the broader behavioral health field.
Journal of Education and Health Promotion (JEHP) is an open-access peer-reviewed publication which functions under the leadership of and international editorial board from diverse disciplines such as medicine, medical education, statistics, psychology, nursing and midwifery, social work, public health and social medicine. With its interdisciplinary approach, the journal provides a platform for scientific debate among the scholars from scientific field in the realm of medicine and social sciences.
Our focus is on disadvantaged populations, be they whole economic regions or marginalised groups within otherwise prosperous nations, with a preference for the following topics: reproductive, maternal, neonatal, child, and adolescent health; infectious diseases; non-communicable diseases; mental health; the global health workforce; health systems; surgery; and health policy.
Open access title in The Lancet's growing family of specialty journals. Building on the foundation of The Lancet as a champion of public health research, this monthly journal is committed to publishing high-quality original Research Articles, Editorials, Comments, and Correspondence that contribute to advancing health equity, public health practice and policy making worldwide.
Continuously published since 1923, The Milbank Quarterly is a multidisciplinary journal of population health and health policy. The Quarterly’s goal is to publish scholarly papers that illuminate and add new insights to our understanding of important policy issues involving health and health care.