POPLINE consists of 370,000 bibliographic citations and abstracts to a variety of materials including journal articles and other scientific, technical, and programmatic publications as well as unpublished documents and project reports (gray literature).
POPLINE is a free resource, maintained by the Knowledge for Health (K4Health) Project funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Bureau for Global Health, Office of Population and Reproductive Health, and is led by the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs (CCP).
POPLINE can help you:
- Review scientific and program literature before writing a proposal or beginning a research project
- Gather materials for a lecture or presentation
- Keep up-to-date on FP/RH topics of interest
This guide describes how to use the new POPLINE Website, how to begin searching the database, access document delivery services, and manage information with My Documents and My Searches.
POPLINE Quick Start Help Links:
- Basic Search Tips [PDF]
- Advanced Search Features [PDF]
- Search Operators [PDF]
- Search History [PDF]
- Viewing Search Results [PDF]
- Sorting Search Results [PDF]
- Saving/Exporting Citations to a File [PDF]
- Managing Citations with My Documents [PDF]
- Saved Searches [PDF]
- Setting up an Account [PDF]
- Requesting POPLINE Documents using My Basket [PDF]