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Cannabis Studies: Finding Articles - Databases

Medical Cannabis and Cannabinoids

Suggested Search Terms

  • Medical cannabis or medical marijuana
  • Recreational marijuana 
  • CBD (Cannabidoil) 
  • Cannabinoid
  • THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) 
  • Endocannabinoid system 
  • Hemp
  • Cannabis patient care
  • Cannabis use disorder
  • Chronic Pain or Chronic Illness

Recommended Databases for finding HEALTH and PATIENT CARE information

Recommended databases for BASIC RESEARCH information

Find articles in journals and magazines by looking up your search terms in one of the selected databases below. You also can find a complete list of online databases organized by subject on the Library's Website under Find Articles. Use your Oakton username & password to login from a non-campus computer.

EBSCO Advanced Searching Tutorial

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What is the difference between Scholarly and Popular articles?

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Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Use citation results from Google Scholar to find full-text articles in one of the Library's databases.