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Psychiatry and Mental Health

Core databases

Need help choosing which database to search? This table shows you the differences between the three core databases in psychiatry and mental health.

Database Subject coverage Publication types included Dates covered
MEDLINE/PubMed Largest biomedical database essential for health care research Journal articles, editorials 1946 to present
EMBASE European coverage in biomedicine, pharmacology Journal articles, editorials, conferences 1947 to present
PsycInfo Excellent resource for research on psychological, social, behavioural and mental health questions Journal articles, books, book chapters 1806 to present

Additional databases

You might find these additional databases useful for your research.


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