Journals & Databases - Journal Article Databases
Books - Books & e-Books
Referencing & Writing - Citation styles, Referencing & Writing
Multimedia Resources - e-Resources, Podcasts, Videos & Images
Postgrad Research - Theses, Research Repositories, Conferences, Open Access & How to keep up to date
Websites - NZ & International Resources & Organisations
Apps - Smart phone & Tablet apps
ClinicalKey includes: all Elsevier medical and surgical journals (over 500), selected third-party journals and content sources, all Elsevier medical and surgical reference books (over 1100), all medical and surgical clinics of North America, all Procedures Consult content and associated videos, all Clinical Pharmacology drug monographs from Gold Standard, all Elsevier medical and surgical videos (over 13,000+), millions of medical and surgical images, and Elsevier and third-party published patient education handouts.
Before you start searching the databases, it helps to take time to plan your search.
Step 1: Clearly define the topic or research question
Step 2: Divide the topic or question into separate key concepts
Step 3: Select alternative search terms and synonyms for each concept
Step 4: Consider using text word symbols such as truncation and "phrase searching"
Step 5: Select search terms to combine using Boolean logic - AND, OR, NOT
Step 6: Select relevant databases via the Library homepage or your Subject Guide
Step 7: When searching a database look for subject heading options
Step 8: Run text word searches to complement subject heading searches
Step 9: Review the results and modify your search strategy as required
This guide provides key library and information resources to aid your studies and research in Microbiology & Immunology.
Please contact the Librarians on this page if you have any questions about finding and using research resources for Microbiology & Immunology. We also welcome suggestions for additional resources or other ways to improve this guide.