Nursing and Medical Databases
CINAHL Complete: Comprehensive source of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 580 journals.
Consumer Health Complete: full-text
Covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. This full-text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.
Defining Gender, 1450-1910
Over 60,000 images and documents (both manuscripts and printed sources) of primary source material useful for investigations in many disciplines, including women’s and gender studies, history, literature, sociology and education.
Global Health: 1973 to present, abstracts, some full-text
A public health database with more than 1.4 million records, including information from over 3,500 serials, books, book chapters, conference proceedings, patents, theses and electronic only publications from more than 150 countries. Subject coverage includes international health, biomedical life sciences, non-communicable diseases, public health nutrition, food safety and hygiene, occupational health, toxicology, health services, and maternal/child health.
Health and Wellness Resource Center: 1980 - present
Medical reference materials, includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Thomson Gale reference titles.
Health Source: Consumer Edition: full-text
A collection of consumer health information; access to nearly 80 full-text consumer health magazines, including American Fitness, Better Nutrition, Fit Pregnancy, Harvard Health Letter, Men's Health, Muscle & Fitness, Prevention, Vegetarian Times, and many others. This database also includes searchable full text for current health-related pamphlets and nearly 130 health reference books, including books published by the People's Medical Society. Additionally, contains more than 9,900 Clinical Reference Systems reports (in English and Spanish) and Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary. Health Source: Consumer Edition covers topics such as AIDS, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, aging, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, women's health, etc.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition: full-text
Provides nearly 550 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong, including full text from Creative Nursing, Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, Journal of Advanced Nursing, Journal of Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, Journal of Clinical Nursing, Journal of Community Health Nursing, Journal of Nursing Management, Nursing Ethics, Nursing Forum, Nursing Inquiry, and many more.
Medline: 1965 - present, selected full-text
All areas of medicine, including dentistry and nursing.
Mental Measurements Yearbook: Vol. 9 - present
Contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership.
OVID: dates vary, selected full-text
Covering clinical medicine, behavioral & life sciences, life sciences, nursing, physical science & engineering.
Database of record for doctoral dissertations and master’s theses. Represents the work from over 1,000 graduate schools and universities in North America and from around the world.
PsycINFO: 1887-present, selected full-text
Psychology and related fields, includes international material selected from periodicals written in over 25 languages since 1806.
A comprehensive database with information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods; contains full text for nearly 560 journals.
Comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals, providing full text for over 550 journals. Definitive research tool for all areas of sports & sports medicine literature. Includes full-text coverage dating back to 1985.
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Academic Search Complete:1975 - present, full-text
Comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 7,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 6,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 11,200 journals and a total of more than 11,700 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals.
Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities: Current, full-text
Catalog of addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, web addresses, publication guidelines and review information for journals in these fields: Business, Education, Computer Science, Psychology, and Health Administration/Nursing.
JSTOR: Dates vary, full-text
A digital archive collection of over 600 core scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, social sciences, business, basic science, life sciences, and physical and applied sciences. Often starts with the first issues (many of which date from the 1800s).
MasterFILE Complete: full-text
Contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. This database also contains full text more than 500 reference books, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags.
100% full-text, user-friendly online access to over 300 high quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from 60 scholarly publishers.