Expert Search Service Request

To submit a search request, fill out this page completely and send. This service is limited to residents in the State of Missouri. Otherusers should contact your nearest health sciences library for assistance.

Your Information:

First Name: (required)
Last Name: (required)
Department/Major: (for MU Affiliates)

Address (Home/Campus):

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Phone: (With Area Code)
Date search results are needed by:

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Graduate Student
Undergraduate Student
Resident of Missouri / Non-Affiliated

Please search:
All appropriate sources
     List any particular databases or sources you want searched:

Method of Delivery:
   E-mail       EndNote       Reference Manager   

If EndNote or Reference Manager was chosen, what software version is preferred:
Give a narrative description of your search topic.
Be as specific as possible. Define any phrases that may have special meaning. List any synonyms, closely related phrases, or alternate spelling of words. Indicate any aspects which should be excluded.

Is this search part of a systematic review or meta-analysis?
Yes    No

Please provide citations to two or three articles that are examples of what you are looking for. (Optional)

Indicate language preference for retrieval:
English only
All languages
English plus non-English articles with an English abstract
Other (Please specify):

If applicable, indicate any age groups, geographic locations, or animals in which you are particularly interested.

Age Group:
All Infant (birth to 23 months)
All Child (0 to 18 years)
All Adult (19 plus years)
Newborn Infant (birth to 1 month)
Infant (1 to 23 months)
Preschool Child (2 to 5 years)
Child (6 to 12 years)
Adolescence (13 to 18 years)
Adult (19 to 44 years)
Middle Age (45 to 64 years)
Middle Aged (45 plus years)
All Aged (65 years or older)
Aged (80 and over)

Geographic Location:

Please indicate a time span for retrieval.
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Please indicate your preferred focus of search:
Narrow search with highly specific focus and risk of missing some relevant references.
Comprehensive search which will retrieve more references with some less relevant references included.

Please indicate preference:
A few recent articles (10-40)
Many articles, up to: (Number of citations)=

Search Charges:
MU Faculty, Staff, Student: No charge for first hour.
Additional time spent heavily discounted to $25/hour.
*Additional fees may apply for fees incurred in searching some databases (e.g. EMBASE). Patrons will be consulted before these databases are searched.

Approximate cost limit:

Form of payment:
University Charge
Personal Charge (Invoice) -- Federal Identification Number (FEIN):
PeopleSoft MoCode:
PeopleSoft Account: