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HML Articles

Recommended databases for finding authoritative and scholarly articles in Healthcare Management and Leadership


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Top Databases for HML

Health Business Elite*  "...Comprehensive journal content detailing all aspects of healthcare administration and other non-clinical aspects of healthcare institution management."

Business Source Complete*  AU's largest and most comprehensive database for business.

PubMed  Go-to resource for many health science professionals. Paid for by tax dollars rather than tuition, it’s one that will be accessible after completion of the program at AU. An excellent place to conduct health science literature searching.

Biomedical Reference Collection*  Contains over 4,000 full-text journals covering a variety of disciplines ranging from biomedicine and health sciences to the health care system and pre-clinical sciences.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition*  Over 350 journals on nursing and allied health literature.


Next Databases for HML

Academic Search Ultimate*  A large, academically multidisciplinary article database that is a very good place to start a scholarly literature search.

Web of Science: Science Citation Index*  The premier database for literature searches in many fields. Includes citations and abstractions from tens of thousands journals.

WorldCat  A huge database of books and other materials found in libraries across the U.S. and worldwide that you can borrow using Interlibrary Loan.

All Databases  All of Landman Library's article databases.


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HML Journals

While it's helpful to know individual titles, the most effective way to search for articles is to use article databases like those listed above.

Frontiers of Health Services Management*  An official publication of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE). "Frontiers' unique "bookazine" format gives you the deep understanding gained from books but in a shorter format, like a magazine."

Healthcare Management Forum*  HMF is the official peer-reviewed journal of the Canadian College of Health Leaders. "...Leading practices related to health leadership and management, including recent research, new technology and professional practices from health leaders' perspectives."

International Journal of Health Policy and Management  "...Brings together individual specialties from different fields, notably health management, health policy, and health economics into a dynamic academic mix." This journal is open access.

Journal of Healthcare Leadership  "The publication strives to amalgamate current and future healthcare professionals and managers by providing key insights into leadership progress and challenges to improve patient care." This journal is open access.

Journal of Healthcare Management*  The official journal of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) that is “dedicated to providing healthcare leaders with the information they need to manage complex healthcare issues and to make effective strategic decisions.”


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