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Introduction to Health and Medical Science

For dual-enrolled students at Academies of Loudoun

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Begin Your Research

When beginning to learn about a new topic, it is a good guideline to begin with background information to learn key topics, terms, and ideas you may want to learn more about. You can use these reference databases to gather that information before you dive into research databases.

Next Steps

Once you have a good overview and idea of what you want to learn about, use what you've learned to dive into a research database like the ones below. These databases include items like scholarly journal and peer-reviewed articles, magazines for professionals and even videos of skills and procedures.

Navigating & Searching Academic Databases

Understanding the Part of a Research Article: Sciences & Social Sciences