A database of citations of vision science related journal articles developed and maintained by the Illinois College of Optometry Library


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VisionCite is a unique citation database that was created to provide greater access to vision science related journal articles.

  • Print, open access and electronic journal articles received by the ICO Library and that are related to the vision sciences are indexed. Citations reference articles on: optometry, ophthalmology, medical sciences, contact lenses, reading, learning disabilities, aging, perception, practice management and other vision related subjects.
  • For best results, it is recommended that VisionCite is used in conjunction with PubMed (Medline) to allow more complete access to both historical and current journal information.
  • The database currently contains close to 335,000 citations from 1984-present.
  • Approximately 12,000 citations are added annually.