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Each journal title indexed by NLM is assigned a unique title abbreviation. Use this site to search by journal title. Existing title abbreviations are not changed to conform to current policies and procedures.
Use Boolean Operators to combine your keyword (when using the databases. It also works great when using Google) :
AND - narrows the search
OR - broadens the search
NOT - first term is searched, then results with second term are eliminated
Use Truncation (*) to broaden your search and include various word endings and spellings.
Always evaluate your sources (online or in print) for CRAAP :