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- Academic OneFile (Gale)
- Academic Search Elite (EBSCO)
- CINAHL Complete (EBSCO)
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CINAHL Complete provides access to literature in nursing and 17 allied health disciplines from 1937 to present. The database indexes over 5,000 journal in the nursing field and health related fields. It also offers access to full-text and abstracted articles, evidence-based care sheets, and more.
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- Consumer Health Database (ProQuest)
- Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
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Select from free, quality peer-reviewed full-text scholarly research journals in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social science and humanities.
- Gale Learning
- Health & Medical Collection (ProQuest)
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This database offers reliable, comprehensive journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration and more.
- Health Administration Database (ProQuest)
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Health Administration Database includes journal articles, and dissertations in the field.
- Health and Medicine (Gale Onefile)
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Health and Medicine includes information created specifically for students, knowledgeable consumer health researchers, and health care professionals. This database is the perfect resource for up-to-date information on a complete range of healthcare topics.
- Health Business Elite (EBSCO)
- Health Policy Reference Center (EBSCO)
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Health Policy Reference Center (HPRC) offers articles from hundreds of full-text publications, including industry-leading academic journals, monographs, magazines, trade publications and other valuable resources. In addition, it provides hundreds of thousands of records with subject headings from an extensive thesaurus.
- Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (EBSCO)
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This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. It also features the AHFS Consumer Medication Information, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.
- MEDLINE (EBSCO)
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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 uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings, and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 5,400 current biomedical journals.
- Nursing and Allied Health (Gale Onefile)
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Nursing and Allied Health 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.
- Phlebotomy Today
- ProQuest Central
- ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health
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This database offers reliable, comprehensive coverage of the fields of nursing and allied health including journals (many full-text and peer-reviewed), dissertations, reference books and more.
- PsycARTICLES (ProQuest)
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PsycARTICLES is a database of full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe & Huber. The database includes all material from the print journals.
- Psychology (Gale Onefile)
- Psychology Database (ProQuest)
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This database provides abstracts and indexing for key Psychology titles, many which are available in full-text. Coverage ranges from behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, experimental, industrial and social psychology, along with personality, psychobiology and psychometrics.
- PTSDpubs (ProQuest)
- Public Health Database (ProQuest)
- eBook Clinical Collection
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This eBook collection was built specifically to support clinical professionals, researchers, and students of medical disciplines.
- eBooks from EBSCOhost
- Health Reference Series Online
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Each volume is comprised of a wide variety of articles from authoritative sources to inform and educate readers about a disease or disorder, giving comprehensive information needed to understand a particular medical condition.
- R2 Digital Library
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R2 Digital Library is an eBook platform featuring a comprehensive collection of eBooks for allied health, health informatics, surgical technology, radiologic technology, massage, and nursing. You can create an individual login (top right corner of login page) to save your bookmarks, citations, references, and images.
- AHFS Consumer Medication Information (EBSCO)
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AHFS Consumer Medication Information is published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Updated monthly, the AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers.
- Bioethics Information Resources
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A collection of resources from the U.S. National Library of Medicine. Includes links to PubMed, NLM Catalog, Medline Plus and the National Human Genome Research Institute.
- Credo Reference
- Encyclopedia Britannica Online Academic Edition
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This is the online version of the respected Encyclopedia Britannica.
- Health Services
- Khan Academy
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Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. Subjects include: art, history, math, biology, physics, chemistry, medicine, computer science and more.
You can create an account to keep all your courses together and track your progress.Continue reading →
- Merck Manual: Consumer Version
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Provides information on medical topics, symptoms, drugs, procedures, news and more, written in everyday language.
- Merck Manual: Professional Version
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Provides health care practitioners and students with practical information on “what to do” to diagnosis and treat disorders or conditions. The manual provides information on medical topics, symptoms, drugs, procedures, news, and more.
- National Library of Medicine, US
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NLM is the world’s largest biomedical library that makes available a vast print collection and produces electronic information resources for healthcare professionals, consumers and researchers. The site includes databases, guides tutorials, search engines and much more. Here you will find PubMed, Medline Plus, Open I, Toxnet, Clinical Trials and other resources.
- National Patient Safety Goals (NPSG)
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Standards from the Joint Commission, the accrediting organization that certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States.
- Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN)
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A collection of information and resources for nurses addressing the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to improve the quality and safety of healthcare systems.
- Salem Press Reference Books Online
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Salem Press offers a number of great reference books online in Health, History, Science and Literary Criticism.
- F.A.Davis: Distance Learning Hub for Undergraduate Nursing
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F.A. Davis has granted students and instructors free access to open resources. These include: Skills Videos that teach students how to perform must-know procedures, Interactive Clinical Scenarios (ICS) that encourage students to walk through the nursing process to learn how to think like a nurse and Clinical Simulations that have been validated through their use in the NCSBN National Simulation Study and meet the current INACSL Standards of Best Practice: Simulation.
You will need to create an account using your school email address as your username. You will receive a confirmation email, click on the link and go to F.A. Davis. In the “Search box” in the upper right-hand corner, type Distance Learning Hub and then click on the grey box “Access Free Resources for Instructors and Students”. Click on “Resources” and then click on “OPEN ACCESS” and select the resource.Continue reading →
- Films on Demand
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A database that hosts documentaries, educational and skill videos. Subjects include: Hospitality, Nursing, Imaging, Anatomy, Human Resources, Theban Plays (Sophocles)
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JOMI provides surgical procedures offering incision-to-closure, long-form, high-quality, surgeon-narrated didactic experiences. JOMI is used by surgical technologists, and other health-related professionals to help them prepare for cases and learn about advances in surgical procedures. Most of JOMI content is focused on general surgery, orthopaedics, orthopaedic trauma, neurosurgery, and head and neck surgery.
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- ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health (Videos)
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Collection of nursing and allied health videos on various topics (clinical skills, professionalism, ethics, HIPAA). Click on the + symbol to open the videos available in each series.
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