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Medical Humanities Research Guide

This guide is an interdisciplinary resource designed to assist those taking courses in WVU's Medical Humanities minor.

Getting Started

Welcome! This guide is designed to support research in WVU's Medical Humanities courses. Each page contains links to relevant resources in the designated area, including books, journals, databases and more. On all pages, you can read a description of each resource by holding your cursor over the black "i" circle. If you're having trouble finding what you need, please don't hesitate to contact a librarian.




Each page of this guide contains subject-specific databases that you can use to find peer-reviewed articles. The databases listed below are less specific but make good starting points for virtually any topic.

The following databases are good resources for health and medicine-related articles.