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Featured Health & Medical Databases

CINAHL Plus with Full Text Provides indexing for 1,979 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health, with indexing back to 1937. It also contains searchable cited references for more than 990 journals and provides full text for hundreds of journals, plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials. PDF backfiles to 1937 are also included. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine Provides access to full text articles from nursing and allied health journals, plus full text information from medical and consumer health magazines, newsletters, newspaper articles, topical overviews, and reference books. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition Provides articles from more than 500 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines, with strong coverage of nursing and allied health. Cvideo cameralick here for instructional videos
MEDLINE with Full Text Contains abstracts for researching authoritative medical information from such fields as medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care system, pre-clinical sciences and much more. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Nursing & Allied Health Database ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source™ provides users with reliable healthcare information covering nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, and much more. This versatile database is designed to meet the needs of researchers at healthcare facilities as well as nursing and allied health programs at academic institutions. ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source provides abstracting and indexing for more than 850 titles, with over 715 titles in full-text, plus more than 12,000 full text dissertations representing the most rigorous scholarship in nursing and related fields. 
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Topics covered include:

  • Medicine
  • Nursing & Health Professions
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Basic Sciences
  • Humanities & Technologies
  • Agriculture and Food Sciences
  • Engineering
EBSCO Dentistry and Oral Sciences Source "Dentistry & Oral Sciences Source is the definitive full-text research database for dental practitioners and researchers. It offers top dental and oral sciences journals commonly purchased by dental schools and related institutions. Subjects include dental public health, endodontics, odontology, orthodontology, periodontology and prosthodontics."  

More Health & Medical Databases

AHFS Consumer Medication Information A trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information
Alt HealthWatch Provides in-depth coverage of complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990. Of the entire collection, about 180 publications are included in full-text, many of them peer-reviewed journals. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Health & Medicine (ProQuest) Comprehensive medical information resource for researchers, students, faculty, and healthcare professionals. Inside users will find biomedical content from MEDLINE®, built on a core of premier scholarly journals in full text such as The New England Journal of Medicine, The Lancet, and The BMJ.  This collection aggregates content in all forms of media to support the learning, teaching, and research needs of institutions. This includes medical reference ebooks, instructional videos, dissertations, and working papers. As the study of medicine is an evidence-based discipline, the Health & Medical Collection includes thousands of evidence-based articles and clinical trial records.  
Health Source: Consumer Edition Offers authoritative information from health magazines written for the layperson. Cvideo cameralick here for instructional videos
Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology NOTE:  This journal can only be accessed while on campus at AC's Washington Street and West Campuses. 
Published by the technologist section of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI), the Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology (JNMT) focuses entirely on the technology crucial to nuclear medicine. In peer-reviewed articles, every quarter the journal offers recent technically centered articles on imaging and instrumentation, radiopharmacy, quality assurance, radiation safety, and more. JNMT also serves as an invaluable continuing education tool, with teaching editorials, reviews of programs and certification updates, and continuing education articles.
LearningExpress Library The LearningExpress Library offers practice tests for NCLEX, HESI, and other health science career entrance and exit exams.  (**NOTE: In order to take practice exams and to use other features of Learning Express, you must register within the site to save your information.)  
MedicLatina A Spanish-language collection of medical research and investigative journals published by renowned Latin American medical publishers. This unique databse provides access to full text for nearly 100 peer-reviewed medical journals. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Natural & Alternative Treatments Contains almost 200 articles on medical conditions and the evidence-based alternative medicine therapies proposed for use in their treatment. It also includes evidence-based information on herbs and supplements, functional foods, and other alternative therapies such as acupuncture and homeopathy. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection Provides articles from scholarly journals, covering topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
PubMed Central PubMed Central® (PMC) is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).  


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