Subject Librarian - Caitríona Honohan
Office Location: Lower Level, Hamilton Library
Telephone: +353 1 8962392
Subject Librarian Recommends...
Most Useful Databases
- All Databases for Dental Science
- Lenus: the Irish Health Repository
- Web of Science
- Cochrane Library
- Current Controlled Trials
Key Journals in Dental Science
- British Dental Journal (BDJ) - is the official journal of the British Dental Association. All papers published in the BDJ are subject to rigorous peer review.
- British Medical Journal (BMJ) - is fully searchable and provides free full-text access to articles as well as many other value-added features.
- Dental Update - has made available its entire back catalogue of journal articles since 1999. These searchable sets of articles are available to regular subscribers of the journal.
- Community Dental Health - publishes scientific articles of interest to dentists working in dental public health and to other professionals concerned with disease prevention, health service planning, and health promotion.
- BMC Oral Health - This open access journal publishes peer-reviewed research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of disorders of the mouth, teeth and gums, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.
- Journal of Dental Research - is published by the International & American Associations for Dental Research. The JDR publishes original research in all fields of dental, oral and craniofacial sciences.
Resources for up-to-date health news.
- BBC News Health
- World Dental Federation
- International Federation of Dental Hygienists
- American Dental Hygienists' Association
Many organisations now make their publications available on the Web.
- Department of Health
- Health Service Executive (HSE)
- Irish Dental Association
- Department of Health Publications (UK)
- NHS Direct - is run by the Department of Health as a first port of call for health information for the general public
- American Dental Association (ADA)
- British Dental Association (BDA)
- American Dental Hygiene Association: Publications - is the largest professional organisation representing the interests of dental hygienists. It has an online forum, news, reports and articles for download
- General Dental Council: Publications