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Health Management and Policy

For students on the MSc Health Management & MSc Health Policy programmes and any other users looking for information relating to health management and policy.

What are Databases?

Databases allow you to search for articles from a large number of journal titles at the same time. The Library subscribes to a number of databases which you can access with your City email address. There are also databases available online which are free to use.

For a Literature Review searching around 3-4 databases is recommended. For a dissertation or doctoral research,  around 5-8 is recommended.

EBSCOhost & Ovid Online

EBSCOhost & Ovid Online are database platforms which provide access to a number of different databases. Both platforms allow you to create an account and save and edit searches you make.

Relevant health databases include Cinahl, Embase, Global Health, Health Management Information Consortium, Health Policy Reference Center and Medline.

Non-health databases you may also find useful are Academic Search UltimateBusiness Source Ultimate, Econlit and Political Science Complete.

Other databases available from the Library

If you can't find articles you require from databases in EBSCOhost and Ovid Online these are others you should consider using:

Free databases covering Health Management and Policy

There are also free online databases you may consider for your research. Use the table of contents in this list to find databases covering the topic you're interested in: