Global Index Medicus

Global Index Medicus gives a better coverage of journals from outside Europe, North America and Australasia than Medline and Cinahl.

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World Health Organisation portal to regional indexes of health literature, produced by the regions of the WHO:

  • African Index Medicus
  • LILACS (South and Central America, and the Caribbean)
  • Index Medicus for the Eastern Mediterranean Region
  • Index Medicus for South East Asia Region
  • Western Pacific Region Index Medicus

Global Index Medicus also gives access to SciELO (link to more info page) and to the WHO’s institutional repository, WHO IRIS.

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