CQ Researcher provides full-text access to reports from Congressional Quarterly on a wide variety of timely, controversial, and emerging issues in public policy. While it does not have peer -reviewed articles from subject experts, it is useful for helping you to frame a research question, develop a list of keywords and understand the main issues.
Each report provides an introductory overview; background and chronology on the topic; an assessment of the current situation; and tables and maps. Make sure you check the dates--some reports are a bit outdated.
Some included health topics;
Provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 domestic and international newspapers, including USA Today, Washington Post, and Times (London).
Includes special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and ladies' magazines, and many other historically significant periodicals. Digitized reproduction of full pages allows researchers too see all original typography, drawings, graphic elements, article layouts, advertisements, and other matter exactly as originally published. (ProQuest) Dates covered: 1740-1940 This resource is not included in OneSearch
Provides access to over 10,000 news, business, and legal sources. Includes full text of more than 1,000 U.S. and international newspapers, plus coverage of 300+ magazines/journals.
Databases are the best way to find quality articles. We subscribe to databases on almost every topic. This is the most useful for finding articles on health communications, health campaigns or promotions..
We offer interlibrary loan for articles that are not available through our databases or from our print collection of journals. Interlibrary loan articles will be mailed to your address. Please allow at least 2 weeks for delivery.