Evidence-Based Dentistry (EBD)

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ClinicalTrials.gov - Database from the The U.S. National Institutes of Health through National Library of Medicine to provide patients, family members, and members of the public current information about clinical research studies.

Cochrane Library - the library includes Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Cochrane Reviews); Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (Other Reviews); Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (Clinical Trials); Cochrane Methodology Register (Methods Studies); and Health Technology Assessment Database (Technology Assessments)

Google Scholar - A search engines that enables you to search across disciplines for articles, theses, books, abstracts and more from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.

HSTAT: Health Services/Technology Assessment Text - Includes evidence based reviews from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ); protocols from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA); recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Service Task Force Service (USPSTF); and NIH consensus development conference reports.

MEDLINE via Ovid
Database of journal citations in the fileds of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences from the mid-1960s to the present. Some links to full-text articles. For additional information view one of the OvidSP tutorials.

Microsoft Academic Search - Developed by Microsoft Research to help locare academic content, researchers, institutions, and activities. Indexes academic papers, discovers relationships between and among subjects, content, and authors.

National Guideline Clearinghouse - Database of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Includes some dentistry guidelines.

PubMed with LinkOut
This service of the National Library of Medicine provides access to life science journal citations back to the mid-1960s. Includes links to full-text articles and other related resources. For additional information, view one of the PubMed tutorials.

PubMed Health - This service of the National Library of Medicine provides reviews of clinical effectiveness research that tries to find "what works" in health care. There are easy-to-read summaries for consumers and technical reports.

SEER Program: Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results - From the National Cancer Institute. Information on cancer incidence and survival in the United States. Statistical data, publications, and monographs available online.

Web of Science
Citation databases including Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, BIOSIS, and Journal Citation Reports. Covers the years 1987 to the present and includes some links to full-text articles.


Citation Linker
Try this if you have a citation and need the full-text of the article.

School of Dentistry Library A-Z list
Electronic journals available through the School of Dentistry Library. 

Below is a list of selected Evidence-Based Dentistry journals:

      Journal of Evidence Based Dental Practice 2001-present

      Evidence-Based Dentistry 1998-present

Ruth Lilly Medical Library Electronic Journals
A to Z list of electronic journals available through the Ruth Lilly Medical Library.

IUPUI University Library Electronic Journals
A to Z list of electronic journals available through IUPUI University Library.

Print Journals

Use the Periodical Title Search function to find journals that are not available electronically.

Print Journals
Shelving locations of IUSD journals with current subscriptions.