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Research Articles (show resources)

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AMED (Allied and Complementary Medicine)

Covers allied and complementary medicine, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, rehabilitation, podiatry, and palliative care. Coverage: 1985 - Present. Produced by the Health Care Information Service of the British Library.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text

Authoritative coverage of nursing and allied health literature. Coverage: 1981 - Present. Produced by Ebsco Publishing.  Access: Courtesy of Himmelfarb Library 

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ClinicalKey

Clinical information tool searches extensive full-text holdings for clinical answers in journal articles, books, and videos.  Searchable by keyword as well as disease, finding, procedure or drug.  Published by Elsevier.  2007 - Present.

Global Health

International health databases covers communicable diseases , tropical diseases , parasitic diseases, human nutrition, community and public health , and medicinal and poisonous plants.  Coverage: 1973 - Present.  Produced by the CABI Publishing.

Google Scholar
Subset of Google Web Search that specifically searches for scholarly literature, including articles, papers, theses, books and reports.  Includes full-text links to Himmelfarb's collection of e-journals. 
Health Information @ Himmelfarb

Search engine to locate items and information from Himmelfarb Library's online and print collections.

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Health Policy Reference Center

Health policy information including access and delivery, administration, financing and economics, planning, quality, reform, health services research, and public health. Provides access to journals, books, magazines, and trade publications with emphasis of full-text. Coverage: dates vary by publication; emphasis on current dates. Produced by EBSCOhost.

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IndexCat

Comprehensive catalog of books, pamphlets, dissertations, reports, and journal articles published in the 17th-20th centuries; useful for research on the history of medicine or science.   Coverage: 1400s - 1950. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

MEDLINE (1946-present, including daily update)

Health sciences articles including clinical, basic sciences, and public health information.  Encompasses medicine, nursing, allied health, biological and physical sciences, and humanities and information science as they relate to medicine and health care.  Coverage: 1946 - Present including corrections and daily updates. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. 

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MEDLINE Complete

Health sciences articles including clinical, basic sciences, and public health information.  Encompasses medicine, nursing, allied health, biological and physical sciences, and humanities and information science as they relate to medicine and health care.  Provides full-text access to nearly 2,500 titles.  Coverage: 1946 - Present including corrections and daily updates. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. 

PEDro: Physiotherapy Evidence Database

Provides access to more than 30,000 randomised trials, systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy. For each item, PEDro provides the citation details, the abstract and a link to the full text, where possible. All trials on PEDro are independently assessed for quality. Produced by the Centre for Evidence-Based Physiotherapy at The George Institute for Global Health.

PsycINFO

Psychology professional and academic literature including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, and other areas. Coverage: 1806 - Present.  Produced by the American Psychological Association.

 

PubMed (MEDLINE)

Health sciences articles including clinical, basic sciences, and public health information.  Interface incorporates Himmelfarb Library's customized search filters for Clinical Reviews/EBM, Clinical Trials, and Reviews.  Coverage: 1950 - Present including corrections and daily updates. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

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PubMed (MEDLINE) with GW full-text links
Scopus

Interdisciplinary citation and abstract database covering more than 14,200 peer-reviewed journals, tracking cited and citing literature.

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SPORTDiscus with Full Text

Sport database covering recreation, exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching, physical fitness, the psychology, history and sociology of sport, training, and conditioning.   Includes journal articles and books. Produced by the Sport Information Resource Centre.

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Web of Science

Science Citation Expanded Index, the Social Sciences Index, and the Arts & Humanities Index.  Produced by Thomson Corporation.   

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Clinical/Evidence-Based Medicine (show resources)

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Amirsys Imaging Reference Center

Image library including 72,000 x-ray, CT, MR, and ultrasound illustrations and images with expert analysis and references.
 

ClinicalKey

Clinical information tool searches extensive full-text holdings for clinical answers in journal articles, books, and videos.  Searchable by keyword as well as disease, finding, procedure or drug.  Published by Elsevier.  2007 - Present.

Cochrane Library

High-quality, independent evidence includes Cochrane reviews plus additional databases including Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials,  Cochrane Methodology Register, Health Technology Assessment Database, and the NHS Economic Evaluation Database. 

Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effectiveness (DARE)

A full-text database containing critical assessments and structured abstracts of systematic reviews from medical journals from around the world. It covers topics such as diagnosis, prevention, rehabilitation, screening, and treatment. Produced by the National Health Services' Center for Reviews and Dissemination (NHS CRD) at the University of York, England.

DynaMed Plus

Point-of-care information resource includes drug and disease information.

Epocrates Essentials

Evidence-based resource providing disease and drug information. Disease information uses step-by-step approach, covering prevention, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis.  Epocrates Essentials' drug information is produced by the BMJ Publishing Group and the drug information is produced by Epocrates Inc.

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National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC)

Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Structured abstracts summarize guidelines and development process. All guidelines in English, < 5 years old, and systematically developed. Full-text links when available. Produced by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).

PDQ (Cancer Information)

Contains peer-reviewed summaries on cancer treatment, screening, prevention, genetics, and supportive care; a registry of approximately 1,800 open and 10,300 closed cancer clinical trials from around the world; and directories of physicians, professionals who provide genetics services, and organizations that provide cancer care. Produced by the National Cancer Institute.

Pediatric Care Online

Pediatric clinical knowledge system provides access to Point-of-Care Quick Reference, AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care, Bright Futures, Antimicrobial Therapy Guide, Visual Library, Pediatric Care Updates, and AAP policy statements.  Also provides access to tools including interactive periodicity schedule, signs & symptoms search, algorithms, patient handouts, and clinical calculators.  Provided by the American Academy of Pediatrics.  

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PsychiatryOnline

Full-text access to the DSM-V, APA textbooks and journals, guidelines, and patient education materials. Content sections can be downloaded to a PDA; create a 'My PsychiatryOnline' account to use 'PDA Download' function.

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Thieme eNeurosurgery

Thieme's entire neurosurgical library including nearly 50,000 pages of full-text journal and e-book content, 40,000 images and videos, and 250 step-by-step illustrated procedures.

 
Trip Database
Medical search engine with emphasis on evidence based medicine (EBM) and clinical guidelines and queries, including content from Cochrane and Bandolier.

Drugs/Pharmacology (show resources)

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ClinicalKey

Clinical information tool searches extensive full-text holdings for clinical answers in journal articles, books, and videos.  Searchable by keyword as well as disease, finding, procedure or drug.  Published by Elsevier.  2007 - Present.

Drug Information Portal

Gateway to selected drug information from the National Library of Medicine and other key government agencies.  Covers drugs from the time they are entered into clinical trials through their entry in the market place.  Single search interface provides access to AIDSinfo, ChemIDplus, ClinicalTrials.gov, DailyMed, DEA, Dietary Supplements Labels Database, Drugs@FDA, HSDB, LactMed, Medline/PubMed, MedlinePlusDrug, NIAID ChemDB, PubChem, TOXLINE, and USA.gov.

DynaMed Plus

Point-of-care information resource includes drug and disease information.

Electronic Orange Book: Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic Equivalence Evaluations

FDA database that allows users to FDA approved drugs to determine therapeutic equivalence.  Users may search by active ingredient, proprietary name, applicant holder, or application number, or patent.

Epocrates Essentials

Evidence-based resource providing disease and drug information. Disease information uses step-by-step approach, covering prevention, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis.  Epocrates Essentials' drug information is produced by the BMJ Publishing Group and the drug information is produced by Epocrates Inc.

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Lexicomp

Comprehensive clinical drug information;  includes Lexi-Drugs and Lexi-Interact.  

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Natural Medicines

Natural medicines information including alternate and scientific names, uses, safety, efficacy, mechanism of action, active ingredients, adverse reactions, interactions, drug influence on nutrient levels and depletion, dosage and administration, brand names, and patient education handouts.

TOXNET

Toxicology and hazardous chemicals databases including HSDB, IRIS, ITER, GENE-TOX, CCRIS, TOXLINE, DART/ETIC, TRI,  and ChemIDPlus.  Sponsored by the National Library of Medicine, through the Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program of its Specialized Information Services Division.

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Health Sciences/Allied Health (show resources)

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AMED (Allied and Complementary Medicine)

Covers allied and complementary medicine, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, rehabilitation, podiatry, and palliative care. Coverage: 1985 - Present. Produced by the Health Care Information Service of the British Library.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text

Authoritative coverage of nursing and allied health literature. Coverage: 1981 - Present. Produced by Ebsco Publishing.  Access: Courtesy of Himmelfarb Library 

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Guide to Good Clinical Practice

Information and tools to conduct quality clinical trials of new drugs, devices and biologics. Provides explanations of laws, federal regulations and international harmonization efforts and analysis of accepted good clinical practices.  Includes sample checklists for conducting quality assurance audits, FDA forms, industry guidance documents and information sheets.   Also provides news and analysis on key developments in conducting clinical research, and access to clinlaw, an online database of state and federal clinical trial requirements.

Guide to Medical Device Regulation

High quality analysis on the regulation of medical devices, practical guidance, and current, comprehensive and concise information.

Health Information @ Himmelfarb

Search engine to locate items and information from Himmelfarb Library's online and print collections.

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ICE Video Library

Library of streamed physical therapy videos of real-life patient assessment and intervention.  Videos are professionally filmed with actual patients and therapists in real-life treatment settings including acute care, skilled nursing, outpatient, home health and ICU.  Produce by the ICE Learning Center.  

MEDLINE (1946-present, including daily update)

Health sciences articles including clinical, basic sciences, and public health information.  Encompasses medicine, nursing, allied health, biological and physical sciences, and humanities and information science as they relate to medicine and health care.  Coverage: 1946 - Present including corrections and daily updates. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. 

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PsycINFO

Psychology professional and academic literature including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, and other areas. Coverage: 1806 - Present.  Produced by the American Psychological Association.

 

REHABDATA

Disability and rehabilitation database covers physical, mental, and psychiatric disabilities, independent living, vocational rehabilitation, special education, assistive technology, law, employment, and other issues as they relate to people with disabilities. Document types include research reports, books, journal articles, and audiovisual materials.  Produced by the National Rehabilitation Information Center.

Scopus

Interdisciplinary citation and abstract database covering more than 14,200 peer-reviewed journals, tracking cited and citing literature.

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SPORTDiscus with Full Text

Sport database covering recreation, exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching, physical fitness, the psychology, history and sociology of sport, training, and conditioning.   Includes journal articles and books. Produced by the Sport Information Resource Centre.

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Public Health (show resources)

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Business Source Complete

Scholarly business database provides access to peer-reviewed, business related journals plus access to nearly 1,000 books, 5,000 case studies, 1,000,000 company profiles, 1,600 country economic reports, nearly 20,000 industry reports, nearly 2,400 market research reports, 3,300 SWOT analyses, etc.  Coverage begins in 1886 through present. Produced by EBSCO Publishing.

Campbell Collaboration Library of Systematic Reviews

Systematic reviews in the areas of education, criminal justice and social welfare.

CCH Health, Human Resources, and Labor

Provides online access to primary and secondary material including state and federal law, reports, and cases in the areas of Safety/OSHA, Health Care Reimbursement, Health Care Compliance, and Food and Drug.  Also covers areas of Human Resources Management, Payroll, Benefits, Pension, and Labor and Employment Law. 

CQ HealthBeat

Continuously updated information on health policy legislation and regulations.  Includes real-time news, information on rules and regulations, legislative tracking, and schedules of forums and events.

Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effectiveness (DARE)

A full-text database containing critical assessments and structured abstracts of systematic reviews from medical journals from around the world. It covers topics such as diagnosis, prevention, rehabilitation, screening, and treatment. Produced by the National Health Services' Center for Reviews and Dissemination (NHS CRD) at the University of York, England.

EconLit

Economic literature in scholarly journals (including book reviews), books, dissertations, and working papers. Covers accounting, capital markets, econometrics, economic forecasting, government regulations, labor economics, monetary theory, urban economics and more.  Coverage - begins in 1886 - Present.  Published by the American Economic Association.

Global Health

International health databases covers communicable diseases , tropical diseases , parasitic diseases, human nutrition, community and public health , and medicinal and poisonous plants.  Coverage: 1973 - Present.  Produced by the CABI Publishing.

GreenFILE
Covers all aspects of human impact to the environment via a collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles.  Includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling. Coverage: 1973 - Present. Produced by Ebsco Publishing.
Grey Literature Report

Database which tracks grey literature in health services research and public health. Grey literature includes materials not published commercially including reports, theses, conference proceedings, brochures, flyers, and official documents.  Coverage: 1999- Present. Produced by the New York Academy of Medicine.

Haz-Map

Occupational toxicology database designed to link jobs to hazardous job tasks which are linked to occupational diseases and their symptoms. It is a relational database of chemicals, jobs and diseases. Produced by the Specialized Information Services of the National Library of Medicine.

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Health Information @ Himmelfarb

Search engine to locate items and information from Himmelfarb Library's online and print collections.

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Health Policy Reference Center

Health policy information including access and delivery, administration, financing and economics, planning, quality, reform, health services research, and public health. Provides access to journals, books, magazines, and trade publications with emphasis of full-text. Coverage: dates vary by publication; emphasis on current dates. Produced by EBSCOhost.

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Index Medicus for the South-East Asian Region (IMSEAR)
Database of articles published in selected journals within the WHO South-East Asia Region. Collaborative effort of participating libraries in the Health Literature, Library and Information Services (HELLIS) network in the region.
Index Medicus for the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (IMEMR)
International index to Eastern Mediterranean health literature and information sources using headings according to the Medical Subject Headings MeSH list of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.   Indexes health information from Eastern Mediterranean countries including Afghanistan, Bahrain, Cyprus, Djibouti, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, The Occupied Territories, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, U.A.E., and Yemen Arab Republic.  Produced by the Eastern Mediterranean Region Library Network (EMLIBNET).  
LILACS (Latin American and Caribbean Health Sciences)

Covers Latin American and Caribbean health sciences literature. Indexes articles from 670 + medical journals and also includes : theses, thesis chapters, books, book chapters, congress and conference proceedings, technical and scientific reports, and government publications. Produced by BIREME, a PAHO Specialized Center.

MedCarib

Covers health sciences literature from English speaking Caribbean countries. Includes books, book chapters, theses, technical reports, congress and conference proceedings, and journal articles. Produced by Caribbean Net.

MEDLINE (1946-present, including daily update)

Health sciences articles including clinical, basic sciences, and public health information.  Encompasses medicine, nursing, allied health, biological and physical sciences, and humanities and information science as they relate to medicine and health care.  Coverage: 1946 - Present including corrections and daily updates. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. 

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Native Health Research Database

Citations and abstracts related to the health and health care of American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Canadian First Nations.  Includes information on articles, reports, surveys, and other resource documents.  Coverage: 1966 - Present.  Sponsored by the Indian Health Service and the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center.

POPLINE

Population, family planning, and related health issues database. Produced by  the INFO Project at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Center for Communication Programs.

Population Index
Annotated bibliography and abstracts of recently published books, journal articles, working papers, and other materials on population topics.  Coverage: 1986 - 2000. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
ProQuest Environmental Science Collection

Environmental science related articles, environmental impact statements, and the entire range of bibliographic records from Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (ESPM) which provides comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences drawn from over 10,000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications. Coverage: 1960 - current

Proquest Statistical Insight

Formerly Lexis-Nexis Statistical Insight.  Access to statistics produced by Federal agencies, states, and intergovernmental organizations.  Statistics can be accessed as originally published, as well as in interactive datasets.

Scopus

Interdisciplinary citation and abstract database covering more than 14,200 peer-reviewed journals, tracking cited and citing literature.

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SPORTDiscus with Full Text

Sport database covering recreation, exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching, physical fitness, the psychology, history and sociology of sport, training, and conditioning.   Includes journal articles and books. Produced by the Sport Information Resource Centre.

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TOXNET

Toxicology and hazardous chemicals databases including HSDB, IRIS, ITER, GENE-TOX, CCRIS, TOXLINE, DART/ETIC, TRI,  and ChemIDPlus.  Sponsored by the National Library of Medicine, through the Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program of its Specialized Information Services Division.

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WHOLIS

World Health Organization catalog includes WHO publications 1948-Present; articles in WHO periodicals; articles concerning WHO activities from scientific periodicals worldwide; technical documents 1986-Present; governing body documents 1986-Present; and press releases, WHO newsletters, audiovisual material, and CD-ROMs.

 

 

book and periodical collections that cover public health related subjects; and, collections of monographs on public health and medicine from all over the world.

World Development Indicators & Global Development Finance

Country-level comparisons of economic development data.   Permits creation of customized reports comparing specified countries by specific development statistics.  Also provides external debt and financial flows statistics for countries that report public and publicly-guaranteed debt under the World Bank's Debtor Reporting System (DRS).  Produced by the World Bank.  

Research Tools (show resources)

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BMJ Case Reports

Case reports from a broad range of disciplines and including both common and rare conditions..  All case reports are peer-reviewed.  Published by the BMJ Publishing Group.  Coverage: 2008 - Present.

Foundation Directory Online

Directory containing information on over 120,000 grant makers plus 20,000 grantmaking public charities and 4000 companies.

Guide to Good Clinical Practice

Information and tools to conduct quality clinical trials of new drugs, devices and biologics. Provides explanations of laws, federal regulations and international harmonization efforts and analysis of accepted good clinical practices.  Includes sample checklists for conducting quality assurance audits, FDA forms, industry guidance documents and information sheets.   Also provides news and analysis on key developments in conducting clinical research, and access to clinlaw, an online database of state and federal clinical trial requirements.

Guide to Medical Device Regulation

High quality analysis on the regulation of medical devices, practical guidance, and current, comprehensive and concise information.

HSRProj (Health Services Research Projects in Progress)

Information about ongoing health services research and public health projects.

Journal Citation Reports

Statistical data used to evaluate influence and impact of social science and science journals.  Coverage: 2008 - Present. Produced by Thomson Reuters.

Meeting Abstracts (NLM Gateway)

Selected abstracts from meetings and conferences in the subject areas of AIDS, Health Services Research, and Space Life Sciences.

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print

Comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments in psychology, education, etc.  Test entries include descriptive information (e.g., test purpose, publisher, pricing) and edited review(s) written by leading content area experts.

NCBI Databases

Access to all National Center for Biotechnology Information databases including PubMed, Nucleotide, Protein, Genome, Structure, Taxonomy, SNP, OMIM, UniGene, CDD, 3D Domains, UniSTS, PopSet, GEO, and GEO DataSets.

Pivot
Access from on-campus and via VPN only

Database designed to identify and connect funding opportunities to researchers at their institution. Use your GW Email to create a personal login. Accessible from off-campus locations via VPN.

Proquest Statistical Insight

Formerly Lexis-Nexis Statistical Insight.  Access to statistics produced by Federal agencies, states, and intergovernmental organizations.  Statistics can be accessed as originally published, as well as in interactive datasets.

RefWorks

Web-based bibliography and database manager used to create and manage citation libraries and to create in-text citations and bibliographies.  Available to GWUMC faculty, staff, and students.  Sign up for an individual login and password. 

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Science Citation Index Expanded

Perform cited reference searches. Produced by ISI.

Social Science Citation Index

Perform cited reference searches. Produced by ISI.

Tests and Measures in the Social Sciences

Finding aid for locating known assessment instruments searchable as RefWorks database.   Entries include only instrument title, author, date, & pages where assessment was located in a larger compilation.  Database information.  Compiled at the University of Texas at Arlington.

Web of Science

Science Citation Expanded Index, the Social Sciences Index, and the Arts & Humanities Index.  Produced by Thomson Corporation.   

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Mobile/Handheld (show resources)

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AccessMedicine

Full-text clinical and basic sciences textbook collection that includes Harrison's Online, Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine, Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment, Hurst's The Heart, Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, and the Lange educational library series.

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Browzine

App interface for Himmelfarb Library's journal collection allows users to build bookshelf of favorite full-text journals from Library's online collections, scan issues, and read or save articles

CINAHL Plus with Full Text

Authoritative coverage of nursing and allied health literature. Coverage: 1981 - Present. Produced by Ebsco Publishing.  Access: Courtesy of Himmelfarb Library 

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Diagnosaurus

Differential diagnosis tool allows users to navigate by diagnosis, symptom, or organ system. 

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DynaMed Plus

Point-of-care information resource includes drug and disease information.

Epocrates Essentials

Evidence-based resource providing disease and drug information. Disease information uses step-by-step approach, covering prevention, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis.  Epocrates Essentials' drug information is produced by the BMJ Publishing Group and the drug information is produced by Epocrates Inc.

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FirstConsult

Evidence-based clinical information segment of ClinicalKey with articles on specific conditions as well as clinical management topics.  FirstConsult is updated weekly and draws heavily on the National Guideline Clearinghouse, Cochrane systematic reviews, and BMJ Clinical Evidence as information sources.

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Haz-Map

Occupational toxicology database designed to link jobs to hazardous job tasks which are linked to occupational diseases and their symptoms. It is a relational database of chemicals, jobs and diseases. Produced by the Specialized Information Services of the National Library of Medicine.

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Health Information @ Himmelfarb

Search engine to locate items and information from Himmelfarb Library's online and print collections.

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Health Policy Reference Center

Health policy information including access and delivery, administration, financing and economics, planning, quality, reform, health services research, and public health. Provides access to journals, books, magazines, and trade publications with emphasis of full-text. Coverage: dates vary by publication; emphasis on current dates. Produced by EBSCOhost.

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Lexicomp

Comprehensive clinical drug information;  includes Lexi-Drugs and Lexi-Interact.  

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Medical Letter

Access the latest issues of The Medical Letter and Treatment Guidelines; browse past issue via disease and drug indices.

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Pediatric Care Online

Pediatric clinical knowledge system provides access to Point-of-Care Quick Reference, AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care, Bright Futures, Antimicrobial Therapy Guide, Visual Library, Pediatric Care Updates, and AAP policy statements.  Also provides access to tools including interactive periodicity schedule, signs & symptoms search, algorithms, patient handouts, and clinical calculators.  Provided by the American Academy of Pediatrics.  

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PsychiatryOnline

Full-text access to the DSM-V, APA textbooks and journals, guidelines, and patient education materials. Content sections can be downloaded to a PDA; create a 'My PsychiatryOnline' account to use 'PDA Download' function.

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SPORTDiscus with Full Text

Sport database covering recreation, exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching, physical fitness, the psychology, history and sociology of sport, training, and conditioning.   Includes journal articles and books. Produced by the Sport Information Resource Centre.

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News and Non-Medical (show resources)

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ABI/Inform Complete Plus

Multi-disciplinary database with emphasis on scholarly publications and peer-reviewed journals.  Full-text available for many titles.

Academic Search Complete

Multi-disciplinary database with emphasis on scholarly publications and peer-reviewed journals.  Full-text available for many titles.

CQ Library

Includes access to CQ Public Affairs Collection (primary source documents, statistical overviews, contact information, and in-depth reporting on current affairs), CQ Researcher Online (Original Reporting and analysis on issues in the news; intended to be balanced and unbiased), and CQ Weekly (news coverage on status of bills, votes and amendments, floor and committee activity, and backroom maneuvering).  Full-text documents.

CQ.com on Congress

Coverage of status of bills, votes and amendments, floor and committee activity, and backroom maneuvering as published in CQ Today and CQ Weekly; legislative tracking also available.

Dissertations & Theses Online
Information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses representing the work of authors from over 1,000 North American graduate schools and European universities.  Database includes citations for materials ranging from the first U.S. dissertation, accepted in 1861, to those accepted as recently as last semester.  Dissertations from 1980 forward also include 350-word abstracts, written by the author. Citations for master's theses from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts.
ERIC

National education database covering research documents, journal articles, technical reports, program descriptions and evaluations, and curricular materials.  Produced by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI).

Factiva.com

Business information resource that also offers full-text news sources.

GPO Access (FDsys: Federal Digital System)

Index to United States federal government publications that includes references to books, reports, studies, serials, maps, and other publications.  Full-text links to many electronic publications; citations/abstracts to print publications.

GreenFILE
Covers all aspects of human impact to the environment via a collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles.  Includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling. Coverage: 1973 - Present. Produced by Ebsco Publishing.
LEXIS-NEXIS Academic Universe

News, business, legal, and medical news/journals provided primarily in full-text.

PAIS International

Political, social, and public policy database.  Includes journal articles and information about websites, publications, and organizations.  Coverage: 1972 - Present.

PolicyFile

Public policy research and analysis from think tanks, university research programs, research organizations, and publishers.  Selected full-text links.

Proquest Research Library Plus

Multi-disciplinary database covering general and academic periodicals.  Full-text available for many titles.

Science Careers.Org (formerly Science's Next Wave)
Ulrichsweb
World Development Indicators & Global Development Finance

Country-level comparisons of economic development data.   Permits creation of customized reports comparing specified countries by specific development statistics.  Also provides external debt and financial flows statistics for countries that report public and publicly-guaranteed debt under the World Bank's Debtor Reporting System (DRS).  Produced by the World Bank.  

WorldCat

Nursing (show resources)

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CINAHL Plus with Full Text

Authoritative coverage of nursing and allied health literature. Coverage: 1981 - Present. Produced by Ebsco Publishing.  Access: Courtesy of Himmelfarb Library 

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ClinicalKey for Nursing

Clinical information tool searches extensive full-text holdings including evidence-based nursing monographs, clinical skills modules, books, journals, practice guidelines, and core measures with nursing recommendations. Additional content includes drug information, patient education, multimedia materials, nursing scales, core measures, and labs references and measurement considerations. Searchable by keyword as well as disease, finding, procedure or drug. Published by Elsevier. 2007 - Present.

Lippincott’s Nursing Procedures and Skills

Step-by-step guides for over 1,300 evidence-based procedures and skills in a variety of specialty settings.

The George Washington University