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Health Research Databases
Consumer Health Complete
Covers all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine. A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content, designed to support the information needs of patients and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Provides information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and general health via 70+ full text, consumer health magazines.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
An online resource that includes articles from academic journals, newspapers, magazines; audio; videos; opinion essays; and primary sources on current controversial issues. A good source of topic ideas for papers and speeches.
Alt Health Watch
Focusing on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness, offers full text articles for 180+ international, and often peer-reviewed, journals and reports. Also includes pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research, and book excerpts.
Academic Search Complete
A comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database that includes more than 7,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 6,100 peer-reviewed journals.
Provides indexing for journals from the fields of nursing and allied health, with indexing back to 1937. Offers complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association. Covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals, including nearly 450 peer-reviewed journals focusing on many medical disciplines.
MEDLINE with full text (EBSCO)
A comprehensive source of full text for medical journals, providing full text for more than 1,370 journals indexed in MEDLINE.
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