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Health and Politics

How-To Guides

Beginning the research process can be overwhelming. The links below provide how-to steps for popular databases in Public Health. For a general primer on using any library database, see the Choosing and Using a Database guide.

UCLA students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to meet with librarians for in-depth consultations and personalized instruction on research topics, database mechanics, and other subjects. To request an appointment or more information, contact the Biomedical Library.

Health and Government Related News

Scholarly Literature

Note that many of these sources only index journal articles—they don't actually have the full text. Use the gold UC-eLinks button to do an automated search to find the full text, or search for the journal title in the UCLA Library Catalog.

General Reference

Research assistance in health and politics is available at the Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library. See Reference and Research Help for complete reference service options.