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Subject guide for Dental Hygiene

On this page you can find links to the most important databases and dictionaries for dental hygiene. You are welcome to visit AU Library, Health Sciences if you need help finding literature.


  • PubMed
    The key source for research articles in the health sciences.
  • SveMed+
    Contains references to articles from Scandinavian journals within such fields as medicine, odontology, nursing, physiotherapy, etc.
  • Bibliotek.dk
    National database compiling holdings information from all Danish libraries, including books, newspapers, music, sheet music, etc. Also contains articles from many Danish journals such as Aktuel Nordisk Odontologi and Tandlægebladet.
  • ProQuest
    Collection of databases covering a wide range of the humanities, social sciences, natural and health sciences.
  • Scopus and Web of Science
    Databases with research articles from all subject areas. In Scopus and Web of Science you can conduct citation searches to see how many times a specific article has been cited by others. It is also possible to extract the h-index for a given author, research group, institution, etc.
  • More relevant databases for the study of dental hygiene
    AU Library's list of databases tailored towards the field of dental hygiene.


  • Tandlægebladet
    Journal of the Danish Dental Association. Articles from 2006 and onwards.


  • Gyldendal’s dictionaries
    Contains, among other things; a Danish-English dictionary, a Danish medical odontology dictionary and a Danish clinical dictionary.
  • Ordbogen.com
    Contains dictionaries and specialist dictionaries in many languages and subject areas.

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