Medline - EBSCOhost


Basic Search Tips

In the Search text box, simply type in your search terms. You can also choose to search by Medical Subject Heading (MeSH).  Searches can be limited to Full Text only, a specific journal title, journals that are peer reviewed, or date published.

If you are not getting many results, you may want to expand your search by checking the also search for related words or search within full text articles checkboxes.

Viewing & Printing Options


Select the article you wish to print by clicking on the title.  Select the PRINT/EMAIL/SAVE icon at the top of the article abstract. You have many options, including to print/save/email the full text (detailed info). The abstracts and full text articles can be printed, saved to disk, or emailed to you.

You may also select to view the PDF when available. You can email or print the full PDF or choose to add to your research folder.  You must set up an individual account to set up folders.

Citation information is also available.

Advanced Search Tips

Use Boolean searching, truncation, wildcards, and proximity limiters to enhance your search.

AND entrepreneur and team Returns articles that contain BOTH words.
OR entrepreneur or intrapreneur Returns articles that contain EITHER word.
( ) (entrepreneur or intrapreneur) and interviews Grouped searching. Returns articles that contain EITHER word in parenthesis AND the word interviews.
* entrepreneur* Returns articles that contain the root "entrepreneur" on its own and any variations: entrepreneurs, entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial, etc.
? wom?n Variants of the one letter versus an entire ending as with the asterisk. Wom?n would return articles with "women" or "woman" or "womyn".
Proximity - Words in same order
wX market x2 share Returns articles where the words market and share are no more than 2 words apart and in that order.
Proximity - Words in any order
nX market n2 share Returns articles where the words market and share are no more than 2 words apart in any order. (market share or share of the market)