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Public Health: Grey Literature

What is Grey Literature?

Grey Literature is research that has not been published commercially and is published outside of traditional academic sources (E.g. Books & Journals).  Examples of grey literature are: statistics, government reports, conference proceedings, theses, clinical guidelines & clinical trials registers.  Grey Literature can be an important source for finding the latest research findings and the most current statistics and data.

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You can find many grey literature resources on government, industry, professional and community organisation websites. 

Grey Literature Sources

Open source

Related subject guides

Evaluating Grey literature

Practice Guidelines



Clinical Trial Registries

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