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CINAHL Complete (EBSCO) Restricted Resource Some full text available
CINAHL®Complete is the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing & allied health literature, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL
Cochrane Methodology Register (EBSCO) Restricted Resource
CMR is a bibliography of publications reporting on methods used in the conduct of controlled trials. It includes journal articles, books and conference proceedings taken from the MEDLINE database and from hand searches. CMR records contain the title of the article, information on where it was published (bibliographic details), and in some cases, a summary of the article.   
Cochrane Controlled Trials Register (EBSCO) Restricted Resource

A bibliography of controlled trials identified by contributors to the Cochrane Collaboration and others, as part of an international effort to hand search the world's journals and create an unbiased source of data for systematic reviews.


Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (EBSCO) Restricted Resource Some full text available

Contains full text articles, as well as protocols focusing on the effects of healthcare. Data is evidence-based medicine and is often combined statistically (with meta-analysis) to increase the power of the findings of numerous studies, each too small to produce reliable results individually.


Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (EBSCO) Restricted Resource

Part of the Cochrane group of databases, includes abstracts of published systematic reviews on the effects of health care from around the world, 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 Reference Center Academic (Gale - NOVELny) Restricted Resource openURL Some full text available

Multi-source database providing access to full-text of nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources that offer reliable health information to researchers, including nursing and allied health students. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (EBSCO) Restricted Resource Some full text available

Provides 600 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also indexes articles for an additional 850 journals.


MEDLINE via EBSCO Restricted Resource

Index of over 3,500 journals worldwide in all areas of medicine, including human biology and physiology.


MEDLINE via PubMed

Index of over 3,500 journals worldwide in all areas of medicine, including human biology and physiology.


Academic Search Complete (EBSCO) Restricted Resource openURL Resource contains images Some full text available

Provides full text for more than 5,300 scholarly publications, including full text for 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating as far back as 1865.


Academic OneFile (Gale - NOVELny) Restricted Resource Some full text available
Contains peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources.

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

WorldCat (FirstSearch) Restricted Resource

Search millions of records from thousands of ibraries throughout the world. Resources include books, maps, recordings, videos, and electronic media, including web sites, MP3s, DVDs and more.  


WorldCat Dissertations (FirstSearch) Restricted Resource
All cataloged dissertations, theses and published material in all subjects based on theses and dissertations to the present.

Print Resources

Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders : DSM-IV-TR
Print Location: RC 455.2 .C4 D536 2000

Statistical Abstract of the United States 2013 (Print)
Print Location: Reserves HA 202 .A2 (Library use only)

The standard summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Published annually by the U. S. Census Bureau.


Print Resources - General Overviews

Historical Encyclopedia of Nursing
Print Location: RT 31 .S66 1999

Mosby's Medical, Nursing, & Allied Health Dictionary, 5th ed.
Print Location: R 121 .M89 1998

Print Resources - Drugs & Pharmacology

Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs and Biologicals
Print Location: RS 51 .M4 2006

Organizations and Associations

Department of Health and Human Services

HHS Agencies -- includes the CDC, FDA, and NIH.


Community Health Links

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Federal programs and assistance available to the public.


New York State Community Health Indicator Reports (CHIRS)

Mortality, pregnancy, hospitalization rates, disease rates.


Health, United States (with Chartbook)

Statistical companion to Healthy People. Previous years available: 1993-2003 (with Chartbooks); 1975-1992 (without Chartbooks). (NOTE: Many files on this site are large PDF files which take a long time to download and print. Please ask the Library Services Desk for assistance.)


Healthy People 2010 (Online)

Links to publications and related web sites.


New York State Senate

Legislation, news, member information.


Nursing Theorists and Leaders

Medi-Smart Nursing History Page

Excellent collection of links to nursing history pages.


Nursing History Resources

From the American Association for the History of Nursing.


Nursing Theory Page (University of San Diego)

Covers nursing leaders, models and theories. Includes bibliographies to print sources.


Statistical Sources

America's Children (Forum on Child and Family Statistics)

Statistics on the health, education, and welfare of U.S. youth; part of ChildStats.


Atlas of United States Mortality (NCHS)

Causes of death by county.


Data and Statistics (CDC)

Statistics arranged according to topic.


MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (CDC)

Covers current health issues, and gives weekly and year-to-date mortality statistics of major U.S. cities.


National Center for Health Statistics

The primary U. S. clearinghouse for health-related statistics.


Older Americans 2008

Statistics on the health, education, and welfare of Americans age 65 and over.


Statistical Abstract of the United States--2012 (Online)

Covers all topic areas, 1878-2012. Paper copy of 2013 available in the Library Reserves.


Statistics & Data (NYS Department of Health)

Statistics arranged by topic.


Websites-General

Merck Manuals

Manuals of: Diagnosis and Therapy; Medical Information; Geriatrics;and Health and Aging.


HealthFinder

Consumer-oriented government gateway to "reliable" health information and organizations.


National Library of Medicine

Health information, and links to databases.


NursingCenter.com (Lippincott)

News, resources, and links to professional organizations and online journals.


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