Public Health Portal

This portal displays selected resources. Additional resources can be found on the Library home page. See the ALC Schedule to find out when the first floor is available. 


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Finding Articles

CINAHL Plus with Full-Text – Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature is the premiere research article database for nursing literature. Help

PubMed – The most comprehensive resource for locating biomedical journal articles and contains significant nursing and nursing-related research that compliments CINAHL.Help

PsycInfo – Journal literature related to psychosocial aspects of health, nursing, patient care, mental health, and medicine. Help

Finding Journals

ejournals– Search by journal title, keyword, subject, etc.

Print Journals and additional journals not listed in eJournals page
Search the UAMS Library Catalog by journal title, keyword, subject, etc.
Change drop down box from “Entire Collection” to “All Journals”

Finding Books

eBooks – Titles specific to Public Health

Print Books  – Search the UAMS Library Catalog by book title or broad topic such as: epidemiology Geriatric Nurs* (truncation symbol *, looks for nurse, nursing)


Test & Instruments

Health Statistics

RefWorks Central

more guides…

Public Health Web Links

Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce

The Guide to Community Preventive Services

Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search (PHACS)

National Center for Health Statistics

Community Health Status Indicators (CHSI)

Arkansas Census QuickFacts

Writing Resources

Grammar & Composition

Plagiarism & Copyright

Scholarly Publishing

Additional Resources

UAMS College of Public Health

Arkansas Department of Health

Arkansas Public Health Association

American Public Health Association