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Academic OneFile

Indexes and provides abstracts for articles in popular and scholarly journals in a broad range of disciplines. Basic and advanced searching with limits by document type (article, case study, reviews, cartoons, etc.), peer- reviewed, date, and other aspects. Includes full text of the New York Times (from 1985 - present), and full text of the London Times and the Financial Times. Good starting place for information sources as researcher begins to write a term paper. Can create free account to access additional features such as saving searches and creating search alerts. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
~1979 - present (varies by journal)
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Academic search complete

Provides a great starting place for research, as it offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals in all academic subjects, including more than 8,500 full-text and 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. Other types of publications included in this resource are books and book chapters, newspapers, magazines, conference proceedings, reports, etc. Searchable by keyword, title, author, subject, journal name, and a lot more. Results can be limited by date, language, publication type, full-text status or whether a journal is scholarly/peer-reviewed. EBSCOhost

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Coverage varies
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Some Full Text

AccessMedicine

Provides the complete text of many significant McGraw-Hill medical textbooks in areas such as cardiology, family medicine, gynecology, internal medicine, microbiology, obstetrics, pharmacology, physiology, surgery, diagnosis and treatment and much more. Useful for residents, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, physicians and healthcare students. Searchable and easily browsed. Entire chapters can be printed

Date Coverage:
2003-present
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Full Text
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Ageline

Contains detailed summaries of publications about older adults aged 50+ and about aging. Includes books, journal and magazine articles, research reports, dissertations, and videos. Searchable by author, title, subject, keywords, etc.; publication coverage is from 1978 to the present, with selected coverage from 1966-1977. Original abstracts are generated for every citation, with index terms drawn from AgeLine's Thesaurus of Aging Terminology. Indexes over 200 journals, books, book chapters, and reports. Designed for researchers, professionals, students, and general consumers, this database addresses aging issues from individual, national, and global perspectives. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1937 to present
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Some Full Text
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AHFS consumer medication information

"This resource contains useful information on drugs, from 'Abacavir' to 'Zonisamide'. You can find out why a particular medication is prescribed, how the medication should be taken, and be advised what to do if you have missed a dose. Side effects, both common and rare, are also listed."

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N/A
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Full Text

Alt HealthWatch (EBSCO)

Provides indexing, abstracts, and some full text of articles beginning from 1984 from periodicals, peer- reviewed reports, proceedings as well as association and consumer newsletters and pamphlets covering complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. Covers acupuncture, aromatherapy, body work, Chinese medicine, chiropractic; creative therapies, cross- cultural therapies, energy medicine, herbalism, homeopathy, mind-body medicine, naturopathy, nutrition, and osteopathy. Searchable by keyword, author, title, etc. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1984 to present
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Some Full Text
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AMA manual of style

Includes full text of the 10th edition print book plus online-only corrections and updates. Updates to the Manual are annotated within the text and identified in the Updates section. Contains an interactive SI conversion calculator to easily convert units of measure. Searches and content may be saved in the personalized “My Searches” and “My Content” areas. Content can be displayed on-screen, in a printer-friendly view or downloaded to PDF. Diagrams, tables, and charts may be downloaded to PDF or PowerPoint slides. Permits content sharing via email, print or social media. Uses the Oxfordonline interface

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N/A
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Full Text

American doctoral dissertations, 1933-1955

A digital version of the only comprehensive record of dissertations accepted by U.S. universities during coverage dates. Includes those universities that did not send their dissertations to UMI. Taken from the print index, Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities 1933-1955 and provides full page images of the original print index. May be searched by author, title, subject and university. Beware that when Ebsco says PDF full text it is not full text of the dissertation but full text of the entry in Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities which is only a brief bibliographic record

Date Coverage:
1933-1955
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Citations Only

American Heart Association eBooks

Contains 8 American Heart Association manuals, handbooks, workbooks or guidelines including basic life support (BLS), advanced cardiovascular life support (ACLS), pediatric advanced life support (PALS), first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and more. Useful for health care providers, first responders, or health professions students

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Varies
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Anatomy flashcard learning system

Web-based interactive system for learning or reviewing college-level human anatomy. Permits either regional (body area) or systemic (body system) approach. Includes digital flashcards, interactive images, exercises, tables, flow charts. Claims to be compatible with computer, tablet, or smartphone

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N/A
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Multimedia

Anatomy.tv

Provides 3D computer-generated models of human anatomy. Users may manipulate the images by rotating, zooming, and peeling away layers, while viewing accompanying text. Also contains interactive quizzes. To access click on the large pictorial link from the main page

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N/A
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Multimedia
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BoardVitals

Offers 24-hour access by phone, tablet or computer to thousands of expert-reviewed board questions. Uses computer adaptive testing and national licensing board- style technology. Create personalized practice tests in timed or review mode, set the number of questions offered, and choose all topics or just specific subjects. Answers include in-depth current rationales with references and links to applicable sources. Gives detailed feedback and assessment of individual progress broken down by subject areas. Equips you to judge overall preparedness and estimate likely score on the real test

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N/A
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CINAHL with full text

Provides bibliographic data and some full text from literature in the Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) from 1981 to the present. Provides indexing for 1,835 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health. Covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health, and 17 allied health disciplines. Provides access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters. Searchable using author, keyword, title, MedLine PMID, etc. Limitable by clinical queries, journal subset, special interest, age groups, language, etc. Automatically defaults to suggest subject terms. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1981 to present
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Some Full Text
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Cochrane library

Provides full-text access to Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Cochrane Reviews); Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effectiveness (DARE or Other Reviews); Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL or Clinical Trials); Cochrane Methodology Register (Methods Studies); Health Technology Assessment Database (HTA or Technology Assessments); and NHS Economic Evaluation Database (NHS EED or Economic Evaluations). Information helpful for health care decision making. Searchable by title, author, abstract, keyword, DOI, etc. Browsable by Topic, New Reviews, Updated Reviews, A-Z, and Review Group. Databases updated monthly or quarterly. Uses Wiley online interface

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N/A
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Databib

With support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the libraries of Purdue and Pennsylvania State University have collaborated to create Databib: an online, annotated bibliography of research data repositories. It is a great a tool for helping people identify and locate online repositories of research data. Users and bibliographers create and curate records that describe data repositories that users can search

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N/A
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Citations Only
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Directory of open access journals

Indexes the scholarly and scientific literature in open access journals (journals which do not charge the individual or the institution a subscription fee but make their content freely available). Journals indexed must be peer-reviewed or have editorial quality control and report results of research to a scholarly community to be included in the indexing. Access to full text varies by journal. All languages and subjects are covered. Search for articles by keyword (with Boolean "and/or/not" connectors), search journals by title, or browse journals by broad subject categories. DOAJ, Lund University Library (Sweden)

Date Coverage:
~2002 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

DSM library

Provides access to psychiatric reference sources such as DSM-5, DSM-IV-TR, textbooks, journals, APA guidelines, self-assessment tools, clinical & research news and medication information handouts

Date Coverage:
N/A
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Full Text

Ebook central

Provides access to academic and scholarly electronic books which Baylor University Libraries have purchased. Covers all subject fields. Keyword search across entire collection or browse by broad subject. Search by keyword within individual books. Links out to definitions, explanations, biographies, maps, and other information resources. Copy and paste text (citation is embedded in the copy feature) or print up to 60 sequential pages at a time. Create account to use "Bookshelf" and save notes features of reader. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
~2000 - present
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Full Text
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EBSCOhost electronic journals service

Provides access to a directory of electronic journals indexed in EBSCO databases; for some titles, EBSCO has rights to grant online, full-text access. Browse journals by title, subject, or publisher; search journals by title (keyword in title, title contains, or exact match); or search for articles by keyword or author. NOT the place to start a research or paper project as the results returned will be too numerous for most users. Very useful to view the table of contents of a particular journal, to search for all articles in a specific journal on X topic, or to find an article in a specific journal indexed by EBSCO when the database which includes the journal in its coverage is unknown. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Some Full Text

EHRAF world cultures

Provides comparative analysis of individual cultures via in-depth indexing of the full texts of major anthropological research monographs, periodical articles, essays, dissertations, and photographic collections. This is the digitized content of most of the Human Relations Area Files, a project from Yale University

Date Coverage:
Date varies
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Full Text

Embase

Embase covers the biomedical and pharmacological literature. It is particularly strong in European and international literature. It has 30 million+ records from 8,500+ currently published journals. Embase includes six million+ records and 2,700+ journals that are not covered by MEDLINE

Date Coverage:
1947-present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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Ethos

Makes UK theses (electronic and paper based) available via a 'one-stop-shop' by harvesting e-theses from institutional repositories and digitizing paper theses on- demand from researchers. Some theses are available for immediate download, while others can be requested from a participating institution which then sends the thesis to the British Library for digitization. In order to download a thesis or request digitization, you must register with the site

Date Coverage:
1600s-present
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Some Full Text
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ETHXWEb

Comprises an index of " journal articles, book chapters, bills, laws, court decisions, reports, books, audiovisuals, and news relating to bioethics and professional ethics." (Publisher's website). Maintained by the Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University, this resource has very limited full text accessibility (for non-Georgetown University users). Good source for citations to research literature of bioethics and professional ethics. But in most cases, accessing the text will require consulting other resources. Results processing options are limited; either save all results from search or print all results...no email option is available. The save results option is difficult to use. Despite its quirks, however, researchers requiring comprehensive bibliographies of research literature for work in the areas of professional and bioethics will want to consult this resource. Began in the 1970's under the title BIOETHICSLINE. Some retrospective journal coverage goes back to 1947

Date Coverage:
1947? - present
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Some Full Text
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Expanded academic ASAP

Provides broad coverage of news sources (including video), popular, trade, and scholarly journals on a wide range of topics. Good starting place to find or narrow a topic. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
~1980 - present
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Some Full Text
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Georgetown bioethics library

Contains a collection of databases pertaining to Bioethics including EthxWeb, DNA Patents, GenETHX: Genetics and Ethics; International Bioethics Organizations, Islamic Medical and Scientific Ethics, Syllaubs Exchange, and Thesaurus for Bioethics. Each database is searched separately using its own interface

Date Coverage:
1767 to present
Content Availability:
Citations Only

Global health (EBSCO)

A public health database that provides information on international health, biomedical life sciences, non- communicable diseases, public health nutrition, food safety and hygiene and more. Contains records dating back to 1973

Date Coverage:
1973 - present
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Some Full Text
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HathiTrust digital library

Serves as a digital repository for major research institutions and libraries to archive their immense digital collections and to ensure that the cultural record that these digital collections represent is preserved and accessible today and in the future. HathiTrust was founded in 2008 and includes content from the Google Books project and Internet Archive

Date Coverage:
16th cent. to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Health and psychosocial instruments (EBSCO)

Provides citations to information about tests not the full text of actual tests. Facilitates locating a variety of instruments in journal articles and book chapters. Provides ready access to information on measurement instruments (i.e., questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, index measures, coding schemes/manuals, rating scales, projective techniques, vignettes/scenarios, tests) in the health fields, psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science. Published by the Behavioral Measurement Database Services and updated regularly since 1985. Assists researchers and students to identify measures needed for research studies, grants, dissertations, and program evaluation. Searchable fields include author, title, publication name, subjects, measure, sample, subscale, abstracts. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1985 to the present date
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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Health reference center (InfoTrac)

Provides both full-text materials and references to patient and consumer health information. Includes fitness, pregnancy, medicine, nutrition, diseases, public health, occupational health and safety, alcohol and drug abuse, HMOs, and prescription drugs, beginning from 1980. In addition to academic journals, magazines, books, news, and multimedia are indexed. Search by keyword, author, publisher, etc. Limit by document type, year, etc. Browse by subject or publication. This collection is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
1980 to present
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Some Full Text
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Health source. Consumer edition

Provides full text to more than 70 magazines, 130 reference books, and numerous pamphlets as far back as 1984. Covers topics such as AIDS, cancer, diabetes, drugs and alcohol, aging, fitness, nutrition and dietetics, children's health, women's health, etc. Most texts are geared towards a general audience. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1984 to present
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Full Text

Health source. Nursing/academic edition

Provides citation and some full text of journal articles focusing on many medical disciplines. Includes the Lexi- PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names. Searchable by keyword, author, title, etc. EBSCOhost

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N/A
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Some Full Text
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Joanna Briggs Institute EBP database

Contains summarized and appraised health care evidence in nursing, medicine, and health science specialties. All content prepared by expert reviewers at the Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) of the University of Adelaide, South Australia. Includes thousands of records across seven publication types: Evidence Based Recommended Practices; Evidence Summaries; Best Practice Information Sheets; Systematic Reviews; Consumer Information Sheets; Systematic Review Protocols; and Technical Reports. Subject area nodes include: Aged Care; Burns Care; Cancer Care; Chronic Disease; Emergency & Trauma; General Medicine; Infection Control; Mental Health; Midwifery Care; Pediatrics; Rehabilitation; Renal Care; Surgical Services; Tropical & Infectious Disease; Wound Healing and Management. Updated weekly. Uses the Ovid interface. Offers Basic or Advanced search. Searchable by keyword or phrases

Date Coverage:
1999 to present
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Full Text
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Journal citation reports

Provides information for journal evaluation using citation data including total cites, impact factor (with and without self-cites), 5-year impact factor, citable items, cited half-life, citing half-life, Eigenfactor score, article influence score, % articles in citable items, normalized Eigenfactor, and average JIF percentile. Also available are ranking by both Web of Science and Essential Science Indicator categories. Find journals by title or category. Can limit to open access journals only

Date Coverage:
1997 to present
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Citations Only
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JSTOR

Provides online access to important scholarly journals and books in many different disciplines. For journals, JSTOR mainly serves an archival function; it contains recent issues for some titles, but for most titles the available issues are two years old or more. Can be searched by author, title, or keyword, with limits available for discipline, dates, language, type of publication, and publication title. No subject access is provided, so use other databases for subject searching

Date Coverage:
19th - 21st centuries
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Full Text

MedicLatina (EBSCO)

Provides access to full text for peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish. The majority of full-text titles are available in native (searchable) PDF, or scanned-in-color. A wide range of topics are covered including neuroscience, cardiology, nephrology, biomedicine, clinical research, pediatrics, human reproduction, clinical pathology, cancer research, and hematology. Searchable by keyword, author, title, etc. EBSCOhost

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N/A
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MEDLINE (EBSCO)

Indexes journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine. Includes some full-text articles. Coverage generally from 1946 to present with some older material. Covers life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering including aspects of biology, environmental science, marine biology, plant and animal science, biophysics, and chemistry. Uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities. Search keyword, author, title, etc. Limitable by sex, age, clinical queries, subject subset, publication type, etc. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1946 to present
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Some Full Text
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MEDLINEplus

Presents up-to-date consumer health care information selected by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. Browse health topics, drugs and supplements, and videos and cool tools. Consult a medical dictionary or encyclopedia or link to directories or organizations. Simple search feature with facets

Date Coverage:
N/A
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Full Text

Merck manual (Consumer version)

Provides online medical information for patients and caregivers. Subjects covered include blood disorders; bone, joint, and muscle disorders; brain, spinal cord, and nerve disorders; cancer; children's health issues; digestive disorders; drugs; ear, nose, and throat disorders; eye disorders; fundamentals; heart and blood vessel disorders; hormonal disorders; infections; injuries and poisoning; kidney and urinary tract disorders; liver and gallbladder disorders; lung and airway disorders; men's health issues; mouth and dental disorders; older people's health issues; skin disorders; special subjects; and women's health issues. Based on the 2009 edition of The Merck Manual Home Health Handbook and updated periodically. Browsable alphabetically or by section. No advanced search

Date Coverage:
2009-present
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Full Text

Merck manual (Professional version)

Provides online medical information for healthcare professionals. Subjects covered include cardiovascular disorders; clinical pharmacology; critical care medicine; dermatologic disorders; ear, nose, throat, and dental disorders; endocrine and metabolic disorders; eye disorders; gastrointestinal disorders; genitourinary disorders; geriatrics; gynecology and obstetrics; hematology and oncology; hepatic and biliary disorders; immunology and allergic disorders; infectious diseases; injuries and poisoning; Musculoskeletal and connective tissue disorders; neurological disorders; nutritional disorders; pediatrics; psychiatric disorders; pulmonary disorders; and special subjects. Based on the 2006 18th edition of The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy and continually updated. Browsable alphabetically or by section or by symptom. No advanced search

Date Coverage:
2006-present
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Full Text

Natural & alternative treatments (EBSCO)

Contains detailed information on different conditions and the conventional and natural treatments used to treat them, on herbs and supplements, plus drug-herb and drug- supplement interactions for multiple drug categories. These articles are entirely based on double-blind, placebo -controlled studies, and other forms of meaningful scientific evidence. Browse through conditions; herbs and supplements; drug interactions; alternative therapies; and functional foods. No search function. Created in 1997 and continually updated. Also available in Spanish. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1977 to present
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Full Text

NDLTD

Provided by the Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), this resource is building a comprehensive gateway to all doctoral and master-level theses and dissertations, many openly accessible, by harvesting the information from repositories throughout the world

Date Coverage:
Date varies
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NRC-CISTI catalogue

Searches the catalogue of the National Research Council of Canada Institute for Science and Technical Information. Provides information in all areas of science, technology, engineering, and medicine through the collections of CISTI, Canadian Agriculture Library (CAL), CISTI's Asian Partners, and CISTI-Mylibrary eBook Loans. Advance search by author, title, subject, or note. Other searches include author, title, series, title, subject, call number, ISSN/ISBN/ CODEN, Report Number and Control Number

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Citations Only

NTIS

Contains bibliographic records for research sponsored by the United States and select foreign governments. Contents include research reports, computer products, software, video cassettes, audio cassettes, and more dating back to 1964. Covers areas of administration and management; aeronautics and aerodynamics; agriculture and food; astronomy and astrophysics; behavior and society; biomedical technology and human factors engineering; building industry technology; business and economics; chemistry; civil engineering; combustion, engines, and propellants; communication; computers, control and information theory; detection and countermeasures; electrotechnology; energy; environmental pollution and control; government inventions for licensing; health care; industrial and mechanical engineering; library and information sciences; manufacturing technology; materials sciences; medicine and biology; military sciences; missile technology; natural resources and earth sciences; navigation, guidance, and control; nuclear science and technology; ocean technology and engineering; ordnance; photography and recording devices; physics; problem solving information for state and local governments; space technology; transportation; urban and regional technology and development. Search by keyword, title, author, abstract, accession number, or product number. Limitable by year, subject, collection, and/or agency

Date Coverage:
1964 to present
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Citations Only
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Nursing & allied health collection (Gale)

Provides information on journal articles and reports covering nursing and allied healthcare intended primarily for academic researchers, beginning from 1980. Useful for vocational/licensed practical nurses (LPN), registered nurses (RN), occupational health nurses, nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, nurse anesthetists, and clinical nurse specialists. Search by keyword, author, publisher, etc. Limit by document type, year, etc. Browse by subject or publication. This collection is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
1980 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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OAIster

Makes available an Open Access Initiative to provide indexing and access to freely available books, journal articles, newspapers, manuscripts, audio files, video files, photographic images, datasets, and theses and dissertations. International in scope. Search by keyword, or use advanced search for author/title/subject search. Results may be limited by format. OCLC

Date Coverage:
All years
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Full Text

Oxford bibliographies. Public health

Offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on public health, a field with a mission to assess, develop, and assure the health of a population. Bibliographies are browseable by subject area and keyword searchable. Contains a "My OBO" function that allows users to create personalized bibliographies of individual citations from different bibliographies

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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PILOTS

Includes citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations, and offers both current and retrospective coverage. Searchable by keyword, author, title, year, DOI, etc. Limitable by author, descriptors, journal name, language, or publication type. Coverage from 1871 and updated monthly. CSA Illumina

Date Coverage:
1871 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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ProQuest dissertations & theses global(Online)

Includes citations to dissertations and theses from around the world from 1637. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150- word abstracts. Simple bibliographic citations are available for dissertations dating from 1637. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full-text coverage for older graduate works. Other dissertations and theses are available for purchase as printed copies. Included with this database is also ProQuest Dissertations and Theses - UK & Ireland

Date Coverage:
1637 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

PsycINFO

Provides citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1800s. 99 percent of the covered material is peer- reviewed. The database also includes information about the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, law, and others. Journal coverage, which spans 1887 to present, includes international material selected from nearly 2,000 periodicals in more than 25 languages. Can limit by publisher, publication year, publication status, publication type, document type, book type, peer reviewed, language, population group, age group, intended audience, methodology and classification codes. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1800? to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

PsycINFO

Provides citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1800s. 99 percent of the covered material is peer- reviewed. The database also includes information about the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, law, and others. Journal coverage, which spans 1887 to present, includes international material selected from nearly 2,000 periodicals in more than 25 languages. Can limit by publisher, publication year, publication status, publication type, document type, book type, peer reviewed, language, population group, age group, intended audience, methodology and classification codes. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1800? to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Pubget

Provides full-text document access to PDFs in the life sciences. Interfaces with the PubMed database and publisher and library holdings to provide full text when possible. Search by keyword, journal, author, etc. Browsable by MeSH headings. Customizable personal accounts available

Date Coverage:
1809 to present
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Some Full Text
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PubMed

Provides access to citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Some links to full-text content. Some coverage back to 1809. Covers chemicals and bioassays; DNA and RNA; data and software; domains and structures; genes and expression; genetics and medicine; genomes and maps; homology; literature; proteins; sequence analysis; taxonomy; training and tutorials; and variation. Searchable by author, date, grant number journal, MeSH variables, EC/RN number, etc. Limitable by type of article species, subsets, language, sex, age, etc. PubMed is part of the larger NCBI website. Customizable personal accounts available

Date Coverage:
1809 to present
Content Availability:
Citations Only
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Salem health

Accesses the Psychology and Mental Health Collection of Salem Health. Provides full-text articles from Salem Press' health reference works including Magills' Medical Guide. Browsable by category (Anatomy & Physiology; Diagnosis & Testing; Diseases, Disorders & Symptoms; Mental Health; Prevention & Lifestyle; Social Issues; Specialties & Health Care Providers; Treatment & Therapy). Searchable by full text, abstract, title, and keywords. Glossary available. Customizable with login

Date Coverage:
N/A
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Full Text

ScienceDirect

Contains abstracts, articles, and full text of more than 2500 journals and 11,000 books as far back as 1823. Subject areas include physical science and engineering (chemical engineering, chemistry, computer science, earth and planetary sciences, energy, engineering, materials science, mathematics, physics and astronomy); life sciences (agricultural and biological sciences, biochemistry, genetics and molecular biology, environmental science, immunology and microbiology, and neuroscience); health sciences (medicine and dentistry, nursing and health professions, pharmacology, toxicology and pharmaceutical science, veterinary science and veterinary medicine); and social science and humanities (arts and humanities, business, management and accounting, decision sciences, economics, econometrics and finance, psychology, social sciences). Full-text availability indicated by a green box. Both articles and images are searchable by keyword, author, ISBN, etc. Cross references to related journal and reference work articles. Some tables are downloadable into excel. Customizable personal accounts

Date Coverage:
1823 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Scopus

Provides citations and abstracts of peer-reviewed titles from international publishers, Open Access journals, conference proceedings, trade publications, book series, patents, and quality web sources as far back as 1823. Includes 4 collections: life sciences, health sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences and humanities. Search documents, authors, or affiliation. Advanced search uses Boolean operators and codes. Limitable by facets. Provides related articles and citation information. Customizable personal accounts. Part of the SciVerse system

Date Coverage:
1823 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links

StatRef

Provides full-text access to information in latest editions of medical, chemical and pharmacological texts, dictionaries, and indexes. Searchable by headings, documents, tables, references, images, and videos. Suggests related concepts. Save notes or consult online healthcare dictionary. Browsable by title

Date Coverage:
N/A
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Full Text

TOXNET

Provides access to databases covering chemicals and drugs, diseases and the environment, environmental health, occupational safety and health, poisoning, risk assessment and regulations, and toxicology. Databases include alternatives to Animal Testing (ALTBIB), Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System (CCRIS), Carcinogenic Potency Database (CPDB), ChemIDPlus Light, ChemIDplus Advanced, Comparative Toxicogenomics Database (CTD), Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology/ Environmental Teratology Information Center (DART/ETIC), Dietary Supplement Label Database, Directory of Information Resources (DIRLINE), Drug Information Portal, GENE-TOX, Haz-Map, Household Products Database, Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB), Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS), International Toxicity Estimates for Risk (ITER), LactMed, LiverTox, Toxicology Literature Online (TOXLINE), TOXMAP, Toxic Release Inventory (TRI)

Date Coverage:
1965 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Uspto.gov

Serves as the home page of the United States Patent and Trademark Office's main web site and provides a searchable database for patents and trademarks, as well as information and FAQs on patents and trademarks

Date Coverage:
1790 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Vocations & careers collection (Gale)

Provides access to professional and popular journals, newspaper articles, and other resources in the fields of careers and vocations, career counseling, and various areas of technical education (including engineering and allied health among others). Not limited to career and vocational literature, this database also includes professional literature for many technical and medical tech fields. Search by keyword, subject, name, etc., or browse by subject or publication. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
~19890 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Web of science. BIOSIS citation index

Provides bibliographic references covering life sciences and biomedical research from 1926. Includes agriculture, biochemistry, biomedicine, biotechnology, genetics, botany, ecology, microbiology, molecular and cellular biology, pharmacology, and zoology. Includes Basic Search (by topic, title, author, Taxonomic Data, etc.) Cited Reference Search, and Advanced Search. Formerly known as Biological Abstracts. Limitable by facets. Web of Science Subject(s) : Biology, Biochemistry, Environmental Science, Forensic Science, Medicine, Neuroscience, Nursing Nutrition, Physical Therapy

Date Coverage:
1926 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links

Web of science. Core collection

Provides access to bibliographic information of journal articles through the Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Science Citation Index Expanded, and Social Sciences Citation Index from 1900 to present. Search by topic, author, publication, editor, language, etc. Provides citation information. Limitable by facets. Customizable personal accounts

Date Coverage:
1900 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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Web of science. Current contents connect

Contains table of contents and bibliographic information from scholarly journals and books since 1998 to present in the areas of Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences; Social & Behavioral Sciences; Clinical Medicine; Life Sciences; Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences; Engineering, Computing & Technology; Arts & Humanities; Business Collection; Electronics & Telecommunications Collection. Includes Basic Search (by topic topic, title, author, publication), Advanced Search, Browse Journals. Limitable by facets. Web of Science

Date Coverage:
1998 to present
Content Availability:
Citations Only
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Web of science. Data citation index

Provides bibliographic references to research data in the areas of Science (1900-present) and Social Science & Humanities (1900-present). Includes Basic Search (by topic, title, author, DOI, document type, etc.), Cited Reference Search, and Advanced Search. Document type includes Repository, Data study, and Data set. Entries include DOI or source URL for access to data. Includes links to related records and journal citations. Limitable by facets. Web of Science

Date Coverage:
1900 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Web of science. MEDLINE

Indexes journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine. Coverage generally from 1946 to present with some older material. Covers life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering including aspects of biology, environmental science, marine biology, plant and animal science, biophysics, and chemistry. Uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities. Search keyword, author, title, etc. Limitable by abstract, article type, language, etc. -- Web of Science

Date Coverage:
1950 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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Web of science. SciELO citation index

Indexes scholarly literature in the agricultural sciences, social science, biological sciences, engineering, earth sciences, health sciences, linguistics, mathematics, and physics published in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Mexico, Peru, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, Venezuela

Date Coverage:
1997 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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Wiley online library

Provides search access to all journals and e-books available from Wiley as well as full-text access to those journals and e-books to which the Baylor Libraries subscribe back to the first volume and issue of most works. Subjects include agriculture, aquaculture and food science; architecture and planning; art and applied arts; business, economics, finance and accounting; chemistry; computer science and information technology; earth and environment; humanities; law and criminology; life sciences; mathematics and statistics; medicine; nursing, dentistry and healthcare; physical sciences and engineering; psychology; social and behavioral sciences; and veterinary medicine. Full text available for articles with the unlocked icon. Searchable by keyword, title, author, publication, etc. Browsable by subject or journal. Customizable personal accounts. Wiley Online Library

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

World Health Organization

Provides information, publications, data, and statistics on global health matters within the work of the United Nations. Includes information on health topics, news on disease outbreaks and emergencies & disasters, and information on WHO initiatives

Date Coverage:
Date varies
Content Availability:
Full Text

WorldCat

Contains an online catalog to the book, media, archival, journal, map, music, and special collections holdings of libraries across the United States and internationally. Can limit by year, type of material, and other factors. OCLC FirstSearch

Date Coverage:
All years
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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