Databases by Subject



Subject Specific Databases:

BioMed Central
Access: Unrestricted
Coverage: 1997-present
Content: Full-text from an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate free access to peer-reviewed biomedical research. Over 100 journals are available; titles include BMC Biochemistry, BMC Ecology, Current Psychiatry Reports, Journal of Biology, and Nutrition Journal.

Health and Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module
Access: InfoTrac, network restricted
Coverage: 1980-present
Content: Full-text, abstracts, and indexing of magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, and information on fitness, pregnancy, medicine, nutrition, diseases, public health, national health and safety, prescription drugs, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases.

Health Reference Center Academic
Access: InfoTrac, network restricted
Coverage: 1980-present
Content: Full-text, abstracts, and citation indexing for scholarly journals, magazines, and newspapers on health topics similar to those in the Wellness Resource Center.

JoVE - Journal of Visualized Experiments
Access: Network restricted
Coverage: 2006 to current
Content: The Journal of Visualized Experiments is the world's first peer-reviewed scientific video journal. View dynamic presentations of methods, data analyses, and results to learn new experimental techniques and improve reproducibility. Articles are published in the fields of biology, medicine, chemistry, and physical sciences.

Nursing and Allied Health Collection
Access: InfoTrac, network restricted
Coverage: 1980-present
Content: Includes nearly 400 titles, this collections current and authoritative content will be of use to both nursing professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum.

Project Muse
Access: Network restricted
Coverage: varies (most titles cover the previous 2-5 years)
Content: Full-text Medicine and Health titles include: Bulletin of the History of Medicine, Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Perspectives in Biology and Medicine, and more.

PubMed (Medline)
Access: Unrestricted
Coverage: varies (most titles include the past five years)
Content: PubMed is the U.S. National Library of Medicine's free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.

Wellcome Images
Access: unrestricted
Coverage: varies
Content: Wellcome Images provides free access to over 100,000 high resolution images from the Wellcome Library, one of the world's major resources for studying medical history. The collection includes manuscripts, paintings, etchings, early photography and advertisements, all released under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) license for anyone to use, with attribution.

Library Hours

Featured Resource

IPNA logo

Looking for primary sources on American Indian tribes? Indigenous Peoples: North America includes extensive monograph, manuscript, newspaper, periodical and photograph collections that allow you to explore the political, social, and cultural history of Native Peoples from the 16th century well into the 20th century.

Follow Us

Facebook Twitter  YouTube Pinterest icon Instagram icon