Information from FNU Library About Public Health Database

National Public Health Week Flyer

ProQuest Public Health is a new and unique database; designed to be the ideal starting point for public health information and research. It delivers core public health literature with centralized access to over 800 publications with over 500 in full-text.

With journals, news, trade publications, reports and more, ProQuest Public Health covers a wide variety of disciplines ranging from social sciences and biological sciences to business. Journal results are indexed from core literature collected from a variety of publishers using appropriate public-health terminology. Key full-text titles include:

  • American Journal of Public Health
  • Maternal and Child Health Journal
  • Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved
  • AIDS Education and Prevention
  • Diabetes Care
  • Epidemiology and infection
  • Public Health Nutrition
  • The Lancet
  • New England Journal of Medicine

ProQuest Public Health also includes current newspaper articles for uncovering timely results on the latest breaking topics pertaining to public health, such as H1N1, disaster preparedness, and obesity.

9,000 full-text dissertations cover important scholarly topics such as Biostatistics, Environmental Health Sciences, Epidemiology, Health Services Administration, International Public Health, Maternal & Child Health, and Occupational Safety & Health.

ProQuest Public Health specializes on delivering focused and relevant results for the public health field, covering key subjects including: Nutrition and Dietetics, Physical Fitness and Hygiene, Population Studies, Social Services and Welfare, Statistics, Biology – Genetics, Drug Abuse and Alcoholism, Special Education and Rehabilitation, Environmental Studies, Industrial Health and Safety, Communicable Diseases, Allergology and Immunology, Nurses and Nursing, and Pediatrics.

Ida Tomshinsky, MLS

Library Director