Creating a search alert


EBSCO subject databases are a reliable tool for locating relevant scholarly, peer-reviewed articles on a specific topic.  The AVA currently subscribe to the Veterinary Source database.  Veterinary Source provides access to research on the prevention, control, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injury in animals.  It covers topics relating to every aspect of animal healthcare, including:

  • Animal pathology and parasitology
  • Veterinary medicinal care and practices
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Small and large animal care
  • Nutrition
  • Diagnosis
  • Animal reproduction and breeding.

The following search tips will provide an overview of how to access EBSCO and construct an advanced search for your research project, literature review and evidence-based practice.

AVA Library Guide - Creating a Search Alert