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Nursing and Medicine Reference Sport Websites
  • AltHealthWatch Ebsco
    This alternative health database provides full text for more than 140 publications in the collection, including full text for many peer-reviewed journals. Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990.
  • Health Source Plus: Consumer Edition Ebsco
    Consumer health information from periodicals, books, and pamphlets covering nutrition, exercise, medical self-care, drugs and alcohol. Full text back to 1990; indexing and abstracts back to 1985.

Nursing and Medicine

  • Cinahl Complete Ebsco
    CINAHL COmplete is the authoritative resource for nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers, providing indexing for 1,835 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health. The database contains more than a 1,000,000 records dating back to 1982 and provides full text (including pdf) for hundreds of journals, plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials. 1982 - present.
  • Cochrane Databases Ebsco
    Includes Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effectiveness (DARE) and Cochrane Controlled Trials Register .
  • Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effectiveness (DARE) Ebsco
    Includes abstracts of published systematic reviews on the effects of health care from around the world, which have been critically analyzed according to a high standard of criteria. This database provides access to quality reviews in subjects for which a Cochrane review may not yet exist.
  • Health Source Plus: Nursing & Academic Edition Ebsco
    Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition provides nearly 520 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also featured are abstracts and indexing for over 550 journals.
  • Medline Ebsco
    Medical literature, 1966-present.
  • Nursing Education in Video Alexander Street
    A unique online collection of videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers. All of the videos in the collection have been created with the guidance of the Medcom-Trainex advisory board, and are regularly reviewed for accuracy, currency, and compliance with US Federal regulations from agencies such as OSHA and CMS.
  • PubMed
    Searches National Library of Medicine's (NLM) premier bibliographic database covering medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences. It also covers other journal articles in the life sciences. 1966-present.

Reference

Sport

  • Physical Education Index Proquest
    Includes citations to articles in the field from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Other coverage includes sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, and sport sociology/psychology. 1970 - present.
  • SportDiscus Ebsco
    Citations to articles and books in these areas of sport: recreation, exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching, physical fitness, the psychology, history and sociology of sport, training, and conditioning. 1949 to current.

Websites

  • CAM on PubMed
    Citations to journal articles related to complementary and alternative medicine from the National Library of Medicine and the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine.
  • Medline Plus
    Highly recommended site for consumer health information from the National Library of Medicine.

Related Resources

  • Academic Search Premier Ebsco
    Citations to journal articles across academic disciplines, 1985 - present. Over half the entries include full text articles.

  • Choice Reviews Online
    Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries is the premier source for reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education. More than 35,000 librarians, faculty, and key decision makers rely on Choice magazine and Choice Reviews Online for collection development and scholarly research. Choice reaches almost every undergraduate college and university library in the United States.

  • General OneFile Gale
    News and periodical articles across many disciplines and topics

  • LexisNexis Academic Lexis
    Full text news, medical, legal, and reference information. Generally 1980-present, but dates can vary.

  • OAIster OCLC
    Contains digital resources from open archive collections. Represents multidisciplinary resources from more than 1000 contributors worldwide.

  • Ulrich's International Periodicals Directory Bowker
    Authoritative source of bibliographic and publisher information on periodicals of all types worldwide. Includes descriptions and reviews - not a place to find articles. (Updated regularly)

  • Web of Science:Social Sciences Citation Index and Science Citation Index Expanded ISI Knowledge
    Multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences and sciences, 1990 - present

  • WorldCat FirstSearch
    Search Libraries worldwide