Physician Assistants: Research Guide

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This guide will point you to many key resources in health sciences and medicine.
If you need assistance,
ask a librarian.  See also guides for Nutrition, Bioethics, Psychology, and Medical Practice Management   


Research & Information Databases 

Search these databases for journal articles, clinical practice guidelines, and other information. (Click on DatabaseInfoIcon for more information about each database.)  

Additional databases are available, such as JSTOR Arts & Sciences; visit our Databases for Health and Medicine and the Health and Medicine Sites listed in this guide. Or select other databases from all database options

Are you looking for an article or paper you can’t find through the links above?

Help Using the Databases

Select your guide or video tutorial from our Catalog and Database Help page. 

Advanced Database Tools for Organizing your Research

Learn about bookmarking your articles, creating alerts, saving your searches, and more from videos on using advance tools in the databases. 

Library Catalogs & Ebook Databases

Library Catalogs  

Are you looking for an item you can’t find through the links above? 

Where to Browse in ODU Library’s Collections

Print materials can be found in ODU Library's Reference Collection (and in the Main Stacks) in the following ranges of the Dewey Decimal System: 

  • 600s (health sciences)
  • 612 (nutrition)
  • 615 (medical)

Reference - Select Works

Frequently Consulted:



 Browse in JAMA or other online journals: 

 Are you looking for a specific journal or journal article? 

 Are you researching a particular topic and need to find journal articles?  

Images & Videos

Associations and Information Sites

 Associations - Physician Assistants

Associations – Physician Assistants by Specialization

Associations and Other Organizations

Certification and Continuing Education


Consumer Health Information

Emergency Preparedness

Genetics and Genomics

 Health Information Sites

 Health Statistics 

Medicine and Disease Information Sites

Other Information Sites of Relevance


State Health Agencies

Specific Fields and Applications

Citation & Information Management

Past last updated: 6 May 2015 |ODU Library Reference Services  

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