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Popular Resources for Finding Journals and Articles
Coronavirus Research Database Including coverage of the COVID-19 outbreak, this database curates openly available content related to coronaviruses. It includes thousands of open-access articles from the world’s leading publishers as well as current research from pre-print repositories such as arXiv and will continue to grow and evolve as more is learned about the pandemic.
ABI/Inform Collection Business, Management and Trade - scholarly and trade journal articles, dissertations, market reports, industry reports, business cases and global and trade news
The most comprehensive ABI/INFORM™ database, this comprises ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline. The database features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.
Public Health Database Designed to be the ideal starting point for public health information. It delivers core public health literature with centralized access to over 800 publications with over 500 in full-text contained in journals, news, trade publications, reports and 9,000 full-text dissertations cover important scholarly topics such as biostatistics, environmental health sciences, epidemiology, health services administration, international public health, maternal & child health, and occupational safety & health
Health Policy Reference Center A comprehensive full-text database covering all aspects of health policy and related issues, useful for those staff involved in the creation, implementation, or study of health policy and health care systems.
PubMed Citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books as well as citations for In-process and ahead of print articles. This link uses the Library's PubMed filter. It will link you to the full-text of items if available via the Library's journal subscriptions
Medline MEDLINE is the U.S. National Library of Medicine® (NLM) premier bibliographic database that contains more than 22 million references to journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine
Popular Medication Resources
Popular Point of Care and Evidence-Based Resources
Cochrane Library The Cochrane Library is a collection of databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, both clinical and economic
BMJ Best Practice The latest research evidence, guidelines and expert opinion is presented in a step-by-step approach and covering prevention, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis
Dynamed COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)
This is the entry for COVID-19 in Dynamed, a point of care tool. The publisher has made this entry available to all. As we don't currently subscribe to Dynamed, no other information is available from this site.