Veterinary radiology & ultrasound. List of Veterinary Journals Indexed Journal of the Amer. Assoc. for Lab. Animal Sci.
The veterinary record. for MEDLINE 2008 (*selective indexing) Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Assoc. PubMed
Veterinary research. Journal of the South African Veterinary Assoc.
Veterinary research communications. Acta veterinaria Hungarica. Journal of veterinary cardiology.
Veterinary surgery:VS Acta veterinaria Scandinavica. & Supplementum. Journal of veterinary dentistry.
Veterinary therapeutics. Advances in veterinary medicine. Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation. Veterinary
Zoonoses and public health. Alternatives to laboratory animals: ATLA. Journal of veterinary internal medicine.
American journal of veterinary research. Journal of veterinary medical education. Medicine
Anatomia, histologia, embryologia. Journal of veterinary medical science. (Japan).
Animal cognition. Journal of veterinary medicine. A, Physiol. pathology,
Veterinary Journal Coverage Animal genetics. clinical medicine.
About 101 important veterinary journals are Animal health research reviews. Journal of veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics.
indexed for PubMed (see list). Plus, there are Animal reproduction science. Journal of veterinary science. (Suwon-si, Korea)
PubMed MEDLINE is an excellent
numerous animal-related articles in non- Archives of animal nutrition. Journal of wildlife diseases. free source of journal article citations
veterinary journals. Also, be aware that some *Argos. Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine. & abstracts for veterinarians and others
clinical and international veterinary journals
are NOT indexed, such as, Advances in Vet-
Australian veterinary journal. Lab animal. seeking information on veterinary
Avian diseases. Laboratory animals. medicine and animal health topics.
erinary Dermatology, Clinical Techniques in Avian pathology: journal of the W.V.P.A. Learning and behavior.
Equine Practice, Equine Veterinary Education, Berliner und Munchener tierarztliche wochenschrift. Medical and veterinary entomology.
Veterinary Economics, and Veterinary Medi- BMC veterinary research. New Zealand Veterinary Journal.
cine. Check the “Journals Database” on left British poultry science. Onderstepoort journal of veterinary research. PubMed Provides . . .
sidebar. Canadian journal of veterinary research. Polish journal of veterinary sciences. • Free access on the Internet at:
Canadian veterinary journal. Poultry science. http:// pubmed.gov
Clinical techniques in small animal practice. Preventive veterinary medicine. • About 101 veterinary journals are indexed
Comparative immunol., microbial. and infect. dis. Reproduction in domestic animals=Zuchthygiene. out of about 5,246 total biomedical
Assistance and Training Comparative medicine. Research in veterinary science. journals in human medicine, nursing,
• Learn from the self-paced TUTORIAL on Compendium. (Yardley, PA) Revista brasileira de parasitologia veterinaria. dentistry, veterinary medicine, health
PubMed left sidebar. Diseases of aquatic organisms. Revue scientifique et technique. (Int. Off. Epizootics) care system, genomics, and preclinical
Domestic animal endocrinology. Schweizer archiv for tierheilkunde.
• Use Help & FAQ’s on PubMed left sidebar. life sciences.
DTW. Deutsche tierarztliche wochenschrift. Theriogenology. • Over 17 million citations from the interna-
• Contact a veterinary medical library at Equine veterinary journal. & Supplement. Tijdschrift voor diergeneeskunde. tional biomedical journal literature back to
http://homepage.usask.ca/~kfl094/ Experimental animals. Tropical animal health and production. the 1950s.
vet_libraries.html Fish & shellfish immunology. Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia.
• 80% of the citations have author-written
*Historia medicinae veterinariae. Vet. & comparative orthopaedics & traumatol. VCOT.
• Call NLM Customer Service at 1-888-346- ILAR journal. Veterinary clinical pathology.
3656 or email@example.com • 80% of articles are in English language.
Japanese journal of veterinary research. Veterinary Clinics of North America. Equine practice.
Journal of animal breeding and genetics. Veterinary Clinics of N. Amer. Exotic animal practice. • Updated weekly; Pre-MEDLINE updated
See also… PubMed BASICS leaflet for an Journal of animal physiology and animal nutrition. Veterinary clinics of N. Amer. Food animal practice. daily.
overview of the functions and features of Journal of animal science. Veterinary clinics of N. Amer. Small animal practice. • “Potential” link outs to full-text articles
PubMed MEDLINE. It is available at: Journal of applied animal welfare science: JAAWS Veterinary dermatology. in over 5,900 journals, and some molecular
http://nnlm.gov/nnlm/online/pubmed/pmtri.pdf Journal of aquatic animal health. *Veterinary Heritage. biology and other books.
Journal of avian medicine and surgery. Veterinary immunology and immunopathology. • Access to document delivery through
Journal of comparative pathology. Veterinary journal. (London, England: 1997) LoansomeDoc.
Journal of dairy research. Veterinary microbiology. • Set up, store, and run table of contents-like
Compiled by the Public Relations Committee,
Journal of dairy science. Veterinary ophthalmology. searches for current awareness purposes
Veterinary Medical Libraries Section of the
Journal of feline medicine and surgery. Veterinary parasitology. using MyNCBI.
Medical Library Association.
Send comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org Journal of fish diseases. Veterinary pathology.
Journal of small animal practice. The veterinary quarterly.
Rev. March 2008 Journal of the American Animal Hospital Assoc. Continued on back page
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fleas dogs insecticides [PubMed searches as: fleas AND dogs AND insecticides] cetacea Dolphins, porpoises, whales, etc.
tibia osteotomy dogs dogs Dog, dogs, canine, puppy, puppies, bitch.
monkeypox prairie dogs goats Goat, goats, caprine, kid, kids, etc.
west nile virus diagnosis horses Combination (subject/author/journal) guinea pigs Guinea pig, guinea pigs, cavia, cavies.
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leptospir* diagnosis dogs [Truncation for word variations] todhunter rj osteoarthritis dogs 2003 horses Horse, horses, equine, stallion, mare,
linkage retina dogs cornell [Author’s institutional affiliation] estrus horses equine vet j mares, foal, foals, filly, gelding.
coronavirus animal [Include all animal species] sarcoid horses vet clin north am equine practice review human Homo sapiens, man (male or female),
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mice Mice, mouse, all genetic types of mice
(nude, inbred strains)
Multiple AND/OR Relationships between subject keywords or phrases using Boolean Connectors poultry Incl. chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys.
Enter AND, OR, NOT in UPPER CASE; use parenthesis to group similar topics or synonyms together. Limiting to…. primates Human and non-human primates since 2004.
dirofilariasis OR dirofilaria OR heartworm [Use synonyms to broaden a topic] Animal Species and Groups For non-human primates, enter each type (lemur, colobus, gorilla, etc.)
(pseudorabies OR aujeszky*) AND swine [See “standardized” species terms] 1. Enter one or more species terms along with subject psittacines Parakeets, cockatiels, parrots, etc.
keywords. See list of standardized species terms. rabbits Rabbit, rabbits, bunnies.
Subjects -- Standardized Subject Headings (This is the most effective and direct way to limit by rodentia All types of rodents, incl. rats, mice,
Use the Mesh Database on the left sidebar or from Search pull-down menu to: animal species or group.) squirrels, woodchucks.
· locate the appropriate standardized Medical Subject Headings, ratites Emus, ostriches, rheas.
· see brief descriptions or definitions of those headings, rats Rat, rats, all genetic types of rats incl.
diabetes AND (dogs OR cats) inbred strains
· show the hierarchy or relationship between headings, and 2. Use LIMIT feature on main function bar. Choose
· build an effective MEDLINE search strategy using this controlled vocabulary. reptiles All types including alligators, lizards,
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MeSH headings are used to provide standardized subject indexing for articles in MEDLINE. They can increase the to a particular species. Or, enter this directly, as ruminants All types including buffalo, camels,
consistency of search results by minimizing synonym and other variations in keywords or text terms in common acepromazine animals [in all species] cattle, deer, sheep.
usage. View the MeSH headings applied to each article from the Citation format. anesthetics animals [in all species] sheep Sheep, ovine, ewe, etc.
For veterinary topics, use the same approach as text word searching. Follow prompts and click appropriate buttons. 3. When using Mesh subject headings, consider swine Pig, pigs, swine, porcine, piglet, piglets,
attaching the /veterinary subheading subject terms, boar, boars, sow, sows, etc.
Journal Titles lymphosarcoma/veterinary cats
Enter full title or MEDLINE abbreviation, or use Journal Database on left sidebar. Animals, domestic Domesticated species, incl. pets, dogs,
toxoplasmosis/veterinary cats, horses, livestock
journal of the american veterinary medical association 4. See left sidebar under “Special Queries” then
am j vet res Animals, laboratory Typical lab animals, incl. rats, mice,
“Veterinary Information Resources” to use the guinea pigs, rabbits, etc. as a group.
thrombocytopenia “blood” [ta] dogs 2004 [Put single word journal titles in double quotes with tag] “MEDLINE/PubMed veterinary search” link for limit- Animals, wild Feral, wild or non-domesticated animals
“gene therapy” [ta] [Use double quotes & tag for journal titles confused with subjects] ing to a “clinical veterinary” SUBSET. Animals, zoo Animals in zoos