Health and Medicine Resources

HEALTH AND MEDICINE SPECIFIC DATABASES

Health and Wellness Resource Center (Gale) - authoritative medical information from reference titles, journals, pamphlets, and videos.

Health Reference Center Academic (Gale) - nursing and allied health journals, plus personal health information sources

Health Source - Consumer Edition (EBSCO) - consumer health articles and information

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (EBSCO) - scholarly journals in many medical disciplines; includes medical dictionary

Medline (EBSCO) - authoritative health and medical information

Nursing and Allied Health Collection (Gale) - articles covering all aspects of the nursing profession from direct patient care to health care administration.

Nursing Resource Center (Gale) - disease and drug overviews, care plans, journal articles and animated anatomy and physiology diagrams. Search results are returned in tabs that correspond to steps in the nursing process.

Oxford Reference Online: Medicine and Health - Find definitions, illustrations, and more from Oxford reference titles.
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PubMed Central - digital archive of journals in the life sciences

 

OTHER DATABASES COVERING HEALTH AND MEDICINE

Academic OneFile (Gale) - scholarly database containing journals, podcasts, and transcripts

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO) - comprehensive database of scholarly journals

Sage Journals Online - a searchable collection of scholarly online journals published by Sage, covering many subject areas including health sciences


 

MORE ELECTRONIC RESOURCES FROM BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY

BPL Health Resources
Boston Public Library (BPL) electronic resources are available to anyone who lives, works, or is a student in Massachusetts. You must first take a few minutes to sign up for a BPL eCard.


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