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Use these databases to find information on public health and populations. You may also want to view database lists for related disciplines such as Health, Health Policy, Sociology, Economics, Statistics, Gerontology, etc.

If you need additional help selecting an article index for your topic, contact Hazel Plante, Liaison Librarian for Health Sciences (hazel_plante@sfu.ca / 778-782-4173).

Top Resources

  1. Several economics, business, and demographic publications by BC Stats (the British Columbia Statistical Agency).

Other Resources

  1. AgeLine is an online index to articles from journals and magazines, books, research reports, and videos related to issues of aging and life at 50+.
  2. Index to economics journals and working papers.
  3. MEDLINE® (Medical Literature Analysis and Retrieval System Online) is the U.S. National Library of Medicine's® (NLM) premier bibliographic database that contains approximately 13 million references to journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine.
  4. World-wide literature on population, family planning and related health issues.
  5. Index to internet resources on social sciences on Asia.
  6. Theoretical and applied sociology, social science, and policy science.
  7. Worldwide literature on exercise and sports.
  8. Guides to Statistics Canada publications and data.
  9. Statistics and indicators on gender, population and social development.
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