Skip to Main Content

*Communication Science & Disorders

Use this guide as an entryway to find books, articles, and web resources in the discipline. For more targeted research in specific subjects, contact us to schedule a one-on-one research consultation.


Every database has the same core functions they like to operate off of, such as using keywords or the Boolean Operators AND, OR, NOT. However, each database vendor designs its databases slightly differently. Taking time to read or watch their help documentation will help you become a power user and speed up the search process. If you need help searching the databases, schedule an appointment with your librarian. 

Using Subject Headings to Explore Search Terms

Medical Subject Heading (MeSH) Searching at PubMed (3:06)

from NCBI

MeSH Searching at CINAHL database (4:15)

The Florida State University Libraries
Library Hours | Employment | Giving to the Libraries | The FSULib Blog | Library Homepage

Florida State University Libraries | 116 Honors Way | Tallahassee, FL 32306 | (850) 644-2706