Population Health Sciences

Find Research

On this page, you'll find links to databases, journals, and books related to population health. If you run into an article or book that is not available through Lane Library or Stanford University Libraries, this page also contains information about using Lane's document delivery service DocXpress.


Population health-related work can be found in a wide variety of databases. The below list is not intended to be exhaustive, but rather to help you get started if you are asking a new research question or starting a new project.

Books and Journals

This is a selection of books available through Lane Library that give an introduction to population health-related topics. This list is not meant to be exhaustive, but if you would like to see a particular title added (or removed) please contact your liaison librarian.

DocXpress Document Delivery Service

Use Lane Library's DocXpress Document Delivery Service to request materials not available at Stanford or unavailable in a digital format, including:

  • Journal articles (PDF copies)
  • Book chapters (PDF copies)
  • Patents (PDF copies)
  • Books from other libraries beyond Stanford (physical books)

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