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Know Your Journals: 2017-18 Journal Collection

Posted by on July 14th, 2017 Posted in: Blog, PHDL Resources


Here is a run-down of the electronic journals available through the Public Health Digital Library.  If you’ve seen notes on some of the journals while scrolling through the PHDL, here’s some explanation.

Our total number of active journals is 248, these are the journals for which users have ongoing access.

We have discontinued access to 25 titles, these are journals which have had little or no use, access is generally available through 2016; these titles are labeled Inactive on the PHDL.  More about this below.

We have added 27 new titles as requested or high demand through article delivery. These titles are labeled New for 2017 on the PHDL.

We have also identified 19 Open Access journals for inclusion in the PHDL.

You can see the entire list of journals on your PHDL, selecting Journals in the Filtering Options.  Your PHDL titles are also findable in PubMed when you set up MyNCBI to Find PHDL Articles inPubMed.

NEW TITLES will display ‘New for 2017!’:

  • Annals of Emergency Medicine
  • Annual Review of Ecology Evolution & Systematics
  • Annual Review of Environment & Resources
  • Annual Review of Marine Science
  • Annual Review of Medicine
  • Annual Review of Sociology
  • British Dentistry Journal
  • Election Law Journal
  • Environmental Engineering Science
  • Forensic Science International: Genetics
  • Genetics in Medicine
  • JAMA Internal Medicine
  • JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery
  • JAMA Psychiatry
  • Journal of Hepatology
  • Journal of Mammology
  • (The) Journal of Pediatrics
  • Journal of Perinatology
  • Journal of the American Dental Association
  • Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research
  • (The) Lancet: Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonology
  • Physiological and Biochemical Zoology
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Seizure:  European Journal of Epilepsy
  • Social Work
  • Trauma Violence and Abuse

INACTIVE TITLES will display Inactive in the PHDL Journal List, you’ll have access up to 2016.  Longstanding departments will be able to access previous years’ content in PubMed. New Departments may not have access.

  • American Journal of Community Psychology
  • American Journal of Law & Medicine
  • Annals of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology
  • Annals of Behavioral Medicine
  • Brain Connectivity
  • Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease
  • Estuaries and Coasts
  • Ethnicity and Health
  • Evaluation and Program Planning
  • Food and Chemical Toxicology
  • Health: An Interdisciplinary Journal
  • Home Health Care Management & Practice
  • Journal of Caffeine Research
  • Journal of Child and Family Studies
  • Journal of Chromatography A
  • Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education
  • Journal of Food Protection
  • Journal of Histochemistry & Cytochemistry
  • Journal of Infectious Diseases
  • Journal of Law and Economics
  • Journal of Patient Safety
  • Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities
  • Journal of the American College of Cariology
  • Residential Treatment for Children & Youth
  • Veterinary Pathology


We’ve also labeled 11 journals ‘Not Indexed in PubMed’.  Only citations available through PubMed Central will be found in PubMed.  Users of these journals will need to access their content through the journal links in the PHDL.

  • American Journal of Evaluation
  • Annual Review of Law & Social Science
  • Big Data
  • Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research
  • Current Epidemiology Reports
  • JDR Clinical & Translational Research
  • Journal of Communication in Healthcare
  • Journal of Plankton Research
  • Limnology and Oceanography
  • Limnology and Oceanography: Bulletin
  • Limnology and Oceanography: Methods
  • Sustainability: The Journal of Record

Open Access journals in the PHDL:

  • Behavioral Sciences & The Law
  • BMJ  Diabetes Research & Care
  • BMJ Respiratory Research
  • CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians
  • Cancer Medicine
  • Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research
  • Evolution, Medicine & Public Health
  • Evolutionary Applications (EVA)
  • Foodborne Pathogens and Disease
  • Health Care Transformation
  • Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses
  • International Journal of Infectious Diseases
  • International Journal of Neuropsychophamacology
  • Journal of Insect Science
  • Nature Communications
  • Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Telemedicine and e-Health
  • The Lancet: Global Health
  • Virus Evolution


We may not be able to add resources throughout the access year, but please let us know about a relevant journal title you and others would be interested in having access.  Contact us at phdl@umassmed.edu!



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