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Guide to finding articles, books and media about gerontology in SUSS and elsewhere.

Getting Started

Welcome to our Gerontology Research Guide

This guide is meant to give an overview of materials and resources available at SUSS Library and beyond for researchers in Gerontology. Use the tabs on the left for finding articles, books, background information and more.

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Sample Keywords

Sample keywords in gerontology include the following. When you find appropriate items, use keywords and subject headings from the records) to improve your subsequent searches.

  • Alzheimer*
  • aging
  • aged
  • elderly
  • geriatric*
  • gerontology

Also consider:

  • adjustment in old age
  • elder planning
  • psychology in old age
  • long term care
  • medicare
  • older people
  • positive ageing
  • social work with older people


Search e-journals







Ageing International


     Aging & Mental Health


     Experimental Aging Research




     Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology


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Journal of Aging Studies




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