Covers of research in the biological and biomedical sciences. GFU has coverage from 1991 to 2004.
CINAHL with Full Text
Indexing thousands of journals in the fields of nursing and allied health, with full text for more than 600.
Cochrane Collection Plus
Articles, books, research reports, and conference proceedings related to the effects of healthcare, the conduct of controlled trials, the cost and effects of drugs, treatments and procedures, and systematic reviews of healthcare around the world.
Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (Cochrane)
Abstracts for systematic reviews of the effects of health care from around the world.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Includes almost 100 indexed and abstracted magazines/journals, 75 full text magazines/journals, 155 full text health reports, over 130 full text health books, the Mirriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary, over 5,100 Clinical Reference System reports, and the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Nearly 550 full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong.
Health Technology Assessments
Provides details of completed and ongoing health technology assessments (studies of the medical, social, ethical and economic implications of healthcare interventions). Aim is to improve the quality and cost-effectiveness of health care.
Lippincott Premier Nursing Journals
The full text of over 40 research- and practitioner-based peer-reviewed journals.
Medline via Ebsco
Covers the literature of biomedicine, including the allied health fields and the biological and physical sciences. 1949 to the present.
NHS Economic Evaluation Database
Provides information on the costs and effects of drugs, treatments and procedures. Economic evaluations - the cost-benefit analysis of two or more different medical treatments - are systematically identified, described and appraised for quality while their relative strengths and weaknesses are explored and highlighted.
With over 4 million articles related to specialized care, treatment and management of all types of patients.
Nursing Reference Center
User-friendly point-of-care resource intended for staff nurses, nurse administrators, nursing students, nurse faculty, and hospital librarians. Extensive coverage of clinical evidence and knowledge on conditions and diseases.
Nursing Resource Center (Gale)
Designed to match the "nursing process" workflow, the interface is intuitive to students and facilitates connections between the content and clinical practice.
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source
Reliable healthcare information covering nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, etc. Provides abstracting and indexing for more than 780 titles, with over 650 titles in full-text, plus more than 12,000 full text dissertations.
From the National Library of Medicine, PubMed includes MEDLINE and related databases. Over 18 million citations for biomedical articles back to the 1950's. PubMed may link to content we don't have online access to; please contact a librarian if you need assistance.
ScienceDirect College Edition
Full-text access to most Elsevier journals in the physical sciences and life sciences.
Digital Collections: National Library of Medicine
Biomedical books and videos in the public domain.
Global Health Observatory
Health data and analysis provided by the World Health Organization. Includes data from 194 countries for a variety of health-related indicators.
Harvard World Health News
Collection of reliable news sources from around the world on topics related to public health.
HIV/AIDS Surveilance Data Base
HIV prevalence and incidence rates in developing countries.
Consumer health information from the National Library of Medicine.
A deep web search portal providing real-time access to health and medical-related information. Searches a variety of sources to present information not recovered by general search engines, such as Google, Bing, and Yahoo). Results are listed according to relevance to the search topic.
Helps nurses in staying abreast of research and opportunities.
Nursing on the Net: Health Care Resources You Can Use
From the National Library of Medicine.
Open-i: Open Access Biomedical Image Search Engine
A search engine for locating freely available biomedical images and selected text from medical-related literature.
Covers various drugs and illnesses. There are also articles written by medical professionals on issues related to various drugs and health concerns.
RxList: the Internet Drug Index
Information on various illnesses and diseases, symptoms, and drugs.
The Vaccine Page
News articles and online resources related to vaccines. (Articles are not validated or verified , and may contain commercial offers. Be sure to confirm information with other sources.)
Johns Hopkins Antibiotics Guide
Evidence-based information on antibiotics, pathogens, infectious diseases, and drugs.
Medication search engine. Based on the AHFS Consumer Medication Information of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
Center Watch Clinical Trials
Covers clinical trials of drugs in categories including: medical conditions, FDA drug approvals, and new drugs in research.
United States Food and Drug Administration
Covers a variety of topics and issues of various drugs.
United States Food and Drug Administration — Drugs@FDA
Alphabetical listing of FDA-approved drugs.
A dictionary of nursing (electronic resource)
on dentistry, medicine, and nursing (electronic resource)
By subject search
Below are some links to various subject searches in the catalog. The subject search is a specific and helpful way to find materials about your area of interest. Explore these or try some of your own subject searches using the "Subject" tab in Foxtrax. For more information on "power searching" by subject, ask your reference librarian.Chronic diseases Nursing
Intensive care nursing
Nursing care plans Handbooks, manuals, etc.
By call number
If you want to browse for books in the library, use the call numbers below to find the subject areas that are of interest to you. You can use them to browse the reference section or the main stacks. The Library of Congress website may have a more detailed outline of call numbers for your subject area.
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Google search: Nursing
This Google Custom Search engine searches quality, discipline specific web sites selected by the librarians.