Citation Finders are useful tools that allow you to locate individual journal articles based upon the information contained within its citation. These tools let you search for one or more of the following basic bibliographic elements to find a specific article:
- Author name
- Title words
- Journal name
- Year or Date of publication
- Volume, Issue, or Page #
Specific citation finders available to OHSU users
The PubMed Single Citation Matcher can be accessed by clicking on the “Single Citation Matcher” link located in the middle of the PubMed home page.
This link takes you to the following page where you can quickly and easily carry out citation specific searches in PubMed.
The Ovid “Find Citation” feature is available in all of the library's Ovid databases.
After logging into an Ovid database, simply select the “Find Citation” tab found above the search box to go to the “Find Citation” function as seen below to carry out searches for specific citations.
EBSCO has added a new feature called “Citation Matcher” to its search interface. You can access it by going to the More pop-up menu at the top of the EBSCO search interface and select the Citation Matcher option as seen below.
This will take you to the following page where you will be able to enter any combination of citation elements to find a specific article.