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This guide provides instruction on how to use the OTDBASE database.


Welcome to the Gumberg Library guide on using OTDBASE, an occupational therapy abstract database available through Gumberg Library. See the side navigation menu for quick access to the topics covered in this guide. For further assistance with this or other research topics, please see the Getting Help section of this guide. 

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What is OTDBASE?

OTDBASE is a database that contains abstracts from national and international occupational therapy journals. The design and content of the database allows the user to save time researching by abstract rather than full text and provides a wide range of knowledge from its variety of sources.

A Variety of Journals

A unique aspect of OTDBASE is the variety of journals from which it draws its abstracts. The database provides access to over 8,000 abstracts from over 20 international and national occupational therapy journals.

For additional information on each journal that OTDBASE contains, please click the link below:

 OTDBASE List of Journals