Health & Medicine - generalEntered here are databases for the non-specialist seeking health information. For more technical information consult the Nursing, Pharmacy, Psychology, or Public Health database listings.
Consumer Health Complete
Oriented to people outside of the health professions. Covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine.
Health Source - Consumer Edition
Articles, pamphlets, and reference sources on health for the non-specialist.
Provides indexing and full text for more than a hundred complementary, alternative, and holistic health care publications, some of which are peer-reviewed.
The National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine.
Additional Databases (alphabetical)
Academic Search Complete
Covers all subject areas. Has a mix of magazines and journals, including many that are peer-reviewed.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Searchable collection of reference books and encyclopedias in electronic format. Titles cover arts, biography, business, environment, history, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, science, and social science.
Fully-indexed, cross-searchable database of over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press.