Health and Nursing

Academic Video Online

Alexander Street publishes curated, discipline-focused, primary-source collections, websites, and streaming media for learning and research. They’re the world’s leading provider of academic streaming media to libraries. Streaming video ranges from exclusive, must-have titles (such as the Stanley Milgram video series and 60 MINUTES) to what’s become the largest library-oriented video database in the world. Access here

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CINAHL Complete

This is the world's most comprehensive nursing & allied health research database, providing full text for more than 750 journals indexed in CINAHL. Of those, 426 are not found with full text in any version of Academic Search, Health Source or Nursing & Allied Health Collection. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index - with no embargo. The database also provides full text for more than 220 books/monographs. With full text coverage dating back to 1937, CINAHL Plus with Full Textis the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing and allied health literature.

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Cochrane Collection Plus

Cochrane Collection Plus is an essential source of high quality health care data for both providers, patients and those responsible for researching, teaching, funding and administrating at all levels of the medical profession. Cochrane Collection Plus combines the NHS Economic Evaluation Database (NHS EED) and Health Technology Assessments (HTA) with the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR), Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (DARE), Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials and Cochrane Methodology Register.

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Consumer Health Complete

Consumer Health Complete supports the information needs of patients and fosters an overall understanding of health-related topics. This resource provides content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary and holistic medicine. Includes more than 500 full-text journals and magazines, more than 240 full-text health reference books and encyclopedias, and more than 2,600 full-text evidence-based health reports. Consumer Health Complete also contains nearly 500 medical images and diagrams, 250 animations with audio narration, dozens of articles covering teen health topics, and full-text consumer health pamphlets and leaflets. Subjects Include aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs and alcohol, fitness, and nutrition. Access here

Credo Reference

Partnering with many of the world's leading publishers, Credo Reference combines publishing expertise with the latest digital technologies to unlock the knowledge value of reference material. By using unique proprietary technology that integrates information through a network of intelligent, multi-dimensional cross-references, Credo Reference delivers real added value to students, researchers, businesses and reference help desks worldwide.

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EBSCO eBook Collection                                                                

More than 100,000 eBooks are available for browsing, searching, and virtual check-out. EBSCO eBook Collection (formerly NetLibrary) includes titles from the world's leading business, technology, trade, reference, academic, and scholarly publishers. Search by title, author, keyword, publisher, publication date, or ISBN number.

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Gale Science in Context

Provides contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. Science In Context showcases how scientific disciplines relate to real-world issues. The collection includes millions of full-text articles that includes national and global publications as well as 200+ experiments, projects, and top reference content. Access here

Health Business Elite

Health Business Elite provides comprehensive journal content detailing all aspects of health care administration and other non-clinical aspects of health care institution management. Topics covered include hospital management, hospital administration, marketing, human resources, computer technology, facilities management and insurance. Health Business Elite contains full text content for more than 570 journals such as H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks, Harvard Business Review (available back to 1922), Health Facilities Management, Health Management Technology, Healthcare Financial Management, Marketing Health Services, Modern Healthcare, and many more.

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Health Reference Center Academic

Use this database to find articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

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Health Source: Nursing/Academic

This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals. This database is updated on a daily basis.

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MedicLatina is a Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals published by renowned Latin American medical publishers. This unique database provides access to full text for nearly 100 peer-reviewed medical journals.

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MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE allows users to search abstracts from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.

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Nursing and Allied Health Collection

Provides access to academic journals and other reference content covering all aspects of the nursing profession, from direct patient care to health care administration. The database offers current and authoritative content for professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum. Access here

Nursing Reference Center Plus

Nursing Reference Center Plus is an evidence-based information resource designed specifically for nurses. With Nursing Reference Center Plus, you get all the content in Nursing Reference Center and much more including videos, images, and new topics covering nursing management and leadership. Nursing Reference Center Plus provides staff nurses and nurse educators with a resource that supports education goals, encourages nursing students to access the original research, and provides options for patient care while preserving and supporting the essential learning opportunities that educators want to provide.

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Nursing Resource Center

The Nursing Resource Center from Gale is a premier information resource for nursing students at community colleges across the United States. Available on the Gale PowerSearch platform, this resource brings together in one easy-to-use interface important titles from Gale and Macmillan and excellent, thorough nursing-specific texts from Delmar. Additionally, relevant journal results from top publications in the field and animated depictions of the human anatomy complements the core reference texts from Gale and Delmar. The Nursing Resource Center provides authoritative information written in accessible language for students completing research papers and class assignments as they learn how to care for and treat patients.

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ProQuest Ebook Central

ProQuest Ebook Central offers over 1M+ ebooks and 1,500+ imprints from more than 750 publishers on one platform. Ebook Central allows a choice of easy DRM-free download at the chapter level or full book download with expanded DRM. Access here

PubMed Central

PubMed Central is a free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), developed and managed by NIH's National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the National Library of Medicine (NLM). With PubMed Central, NLM has taken the lead in preserving and maintaining access to the electronic literature, just as it has done for decades with the printed biomedical literature. PubMed Central aims to fill the role of a world class library in the digital age. It is not a journal publisher. NLM believes that giving all users free access to the material in PubMed Central is the best way to ensure the durability and utility of the archive as technology changes over time.

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Salem Health

Searchable database that includes the complete full text of the printed Salem Press reference sets Salem Health: Cancer; Magill's Medical Guide; and Psychology and Mental Health.

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