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Clinical Laboratory Science

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Journal Search

Core Journals

So, what are "core journals?"

Core journals refer to the journals within a given specialty that are the most important ones for that specialty. They are frequently among the most well-known journals: the most often read, consulted, or cited by other researchers, educators, and practitioners within that specialty.

HINT: Core journals are also good journals for students to consult who are looking for research articles in a given speciality!

Core Journals in CLS

The journals are listed alphabetically.  Any information in quotes is direct from the journal's official website.  To access the journal @ FGCU Library type the title in the "Journal Search" box above.

  1. American Journal of Clinical Pathology (a journal of the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)) 
  2. Annals of Clinical & Laboratory Science
  3. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  4. Blood
  5. Clinical Laboratory Science ( a journal of the American Society for Medical Technology & the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science)
  6. Clinical Chemistry
  7. Clinical Infectious Diseases
  8. Critical Reviews in Clinical Laboratory Sciences
  9. JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
  10. Journal of Clinical Microbiology
  11. Journal of Forensic Sciences
  12. Laboratory Medicine
  13. Medical Laboratory Observer
  14. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports (MMWR)
  15. Transfusion