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Search Tools: Finding Articles and Other Resources

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Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T.
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DEBI: Diffusion of Effective Behavioral Interventions
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Energy Citations Database
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ETOH Archival Database (1972-2003) [expired link]
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ETS Test Collection
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Google Scholar
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Healthy People 2010 Information Access Project
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Knowledge to Action Science Clips

Lists important articles in public health published each week

National Criminal Justice Reference Service Database
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National Guideline Clearinghouse
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Native Health Research Database
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NLM Gateway
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Population Index
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Prevention Communication Research Database
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Tests and Measures in the Social Sciences
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Search for toxicological, toxicogenomic, teratogenic, and carcinogenic information about chemicals, substances, household products, heavy metals, and other materials. TOXNET includes journal articles, reports, MSDS information, and more.

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