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Dentistry

Relevant resources for dentists and other dental professionals.

Getting Started

This research guide highlights resources that support the clinical, instructional, and research work of dental and dental hygiene faculty, staff, and students. 

The content is broadly categorized and accessible through the navigation pane on the left. Please use that to explore the guide. For assistance with resources or to schedule a consultation, please contact one of the dentistry informationists:

  • Mark MacEachern (markmac@umich.edu)
  • Tyler Nix (tnix@umich.edu)

Key Library Sites

  • Taubman Health Sciences Library - The site to visit for the most comprehensive listing of health sciences-related resources available through MLibrary licensing and purchases
  • PubMed - Use this link to take advantage of your U-M affiliation while you search PubMed. 
  • Board Vitals - Use this resource to help with NBDE I and II prep.

Library Basics

  • Use your level one (Kerberos) account to access the resources when prompted to authenticate.
  • All resources are available on public computers within all libraries on campus. If you are affiliated with U-M, you can access resources off-campus.
  • See the U-M Library Alumni Services page for information related to alumni access or contact one of the dentistry informationists for more information. 
  • Use MGet It within databases to access full-text articles if available. 

Top Journals in Dentistry

Recent Table of Contents of top dental journals in PubMed:

  • Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research (TOC)
  • Clinical Oral Implants Research (TOC)
  • Dental Materials (TOC)
  • International Endodontic Journal (TOC)
  • International Journal of Oral Science (TOC)
  • Journal of Clinical Periodontology (TOC)
  • Journal of Dental Research (TOC)
  • Journal of Dentistry (TOC)
  • Journal of Endodontics (TOC)
  • Journal of Periodontology (TOC)
  • Journal of Prosthodontic Research (TOC)
  • Oral Oncology (TOC)
  • Periodontology 2000 (TOC)