Science, Technology, and Health


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  • ARTstor is a digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences with a suite of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes. The community-built collections comprise contributions from outstanding museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates.
  • Video tutorial: ARTstor Basics (4:52 min)

Choice Reviews

  • Choice Reviews Online is a source for reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education. 

EBSCO eBooks 

  • Full text of books from major academic and general-interest publishers available online.

EBook Library (EBL)

  • An e-book collection in all disciplines from 2006 to the present. Updated daily.

Electronic Collections Online

  • Indexes over 3,700 academic journals in all academic disciplines from 1995 to the present. Updated daily.

Films on Demand (Films for the Humanities and Sciences)


  • JSTOR I - IX, and the Life Sciences Collections provide full text access to core journals in the social sciences, the humanities, and the sciences as well as journals in biology, ecology, health, geography, law, mathematics, and statistics. Because of JSTOR's archival mission, there is a gap, typically from 1 to 5 years, between the most recently published journal issue and the back issues available in JSTOR.
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Lexis/Nexis NexisUNI

  • Wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information, with full text of 2,000 journals and magazines. Especially good for legal research.

  • Bibliography of books, documents, multimedia, Web pages, and more from libraries worldwide. More than 49 million bibliographic records cover material from 2100 B.C. to the present.
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  • AccessMedicine provides the full-text of 60 of the top current clinical textbooks including Harrison's Online and Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment. In addition, AccessMedicine offers a video/audio database, image database (with thousands of photos/illustrations), interactive self-assessment, case files, and diagnostic tools. This resource is available both on- and off-campus, and can be downloaded as a mobile app.
  • To use the app, register for an account by clicking on "sign in" in the upper right hand corner, and "Create a MyAccess Profile."


  • Search a broad selection of the full-texts, peer-reviewed journals and bulletins published by American Institute of Biologial Sciences (AIBS) member societies and other closely related organizations.


  • The authoritative source of information for the professional literature of nursing, allied health, biomedicine, and healthcare including references to books, book chapters, pamphlets, audiovisuals, dissertations, educational software, selected conference proceedings, standards of professional practice, nurse practice acts, critical paths, and research instruments. Although a bibliographic database, CINAHL includes selected original and full-text material.
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  • ClinicalKey is a point-of-care resource for health care professionals designed to provide clinicians with answers quickly. ClinicalKey includes a wide range of content types to satisfy clinical information needs: books (1,000+), journals (500+), videos (13,000+), practice guidelines (2,000+), images, patient education handouts, and drug monographs.
  • To use the mobile app you will need to register for an account. You can do this by clicking on the "register" link in the upper right hand corner.

Cochrane Library

  • A specialized medical and nursing resource for systematic reviews of evidence, considered the "gold standard" for Evidence Based Practice.


  • Offers information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.
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Health Source (Nursing/Academic Edition)


  • Sponsored by the U. S. National Library of Medicine. Covers all areas of medicine, dentistry, nursing, health services administration, and more from over 9,500 journals, 1965 to the present. Updated daily.

National Library of Medicine Gateway

  • Provides access to various National Library of Medicine databases including MEDLINE/PubMed, Toxline, and MedlinePlus (consumer health resources).


  • Ovid Nursing database includes full-text content from current journals through Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, combined with a Nursing subset of MEDLINE.


  • PubMed provides access to bibliographic information that includes MEDLINE, as well as: 1) The out-of-scope citations (e.g., articles on plate tectonics or astrophysics) from certain MEDLINE journals, primarily general science and chemistry journals, for which the life sciences articles are indexed for MEDLINE; 2) Citations that precede the date that a journal was selected for MEDLINE indexing; 3) Some additional life science journals that submit full text to PubMedCentral and receive a qualitative review by NLM. 

Simulation in Healthcare: The Journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare

  • Articles involving areas of research and applications in healthcare simulation technology. Volume 1 (Inaugural) and Volume 1 (1) are available here.


  • Provided by the Sport Information Resource Centre, SPORTDiscus offers comprehensive, bibliographic coverage of sport, fitness and related disciplines. This database contains well over 1.7 million records with journal and monograph coverage going back to 1800; over 22,000 dissertations and theses and reference to articles in 60 different languages.


  • UpToDate is a large online medical textbook containing short, well-written discussion of medical topics in internal medicine, pediatrics, ob/gyn, and family medicine. Review articles are written by experts in the field and are designed to provide a quick way to get up to speed.
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