Databases

Databases and Other Resources

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Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)

Contains data on specific diseases as reported by state and territorial health departments and reports on diseases, environmental hazards, natural or human-generated disasters, occupational diseases and injuries.

Access is freely available to all.
Public Health
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World Health Organization (WHO)

WHO's objective, as set out in its Constitution, is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health.

Access is freely available to all.
Public Health
SearchingRadiology.com™

A Google Custom Search Engine that indexes peer-reviewed information from AJNR, AJR, Anatomy Atlases, BJR, eMedicine, EURORAD, Gray's Anatomy, Medcyclopaedia, Radiographics, and Radiology.

Access is freely available to all.
Radiology
ReproLine®: Reproductive Health Online Access is freely available to all. Reproductive Medicine
POPLINE®

Database on reproductive health, providing more than 300,000 citations with abstracts to scientific articles, reports, books, and unpublished reports in the field of population, family planning, and related health issues.

Access is freely available to all.
Reproductive Medicine
GrantsNet Access is freely available to all. Research Support
RePORTER (Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tool Expenditures and Results)

Replaces the CRISP database. Provides reports, data and analyses of NIH research activities.

Access is freely available to all.
Research Support
Library Guide - Research Services and Support

Information and library resources designed for the UMMS Research Community.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
Research Support
Library Guide - GSBS Resources and Information

Information and library resources designed for the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
Research Support
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

AHRQ supports research that helps people make more informed decisions and improves the quality of health care services.

Access is freely available to all.
Research Support
Library Guide - Rheumatology Resources

Subject-specific information and library resources on rheumatology.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
Rheumatology
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Community of Science (COS) Funding Opportunities

Database of available funding sources, including private foundations, public agencies, national and local governments, and private business. All disciplines are represented (sciences to humanities).

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
Science
Science Tracer Bullets Online

A service of the Library of Congress.

Access is freely available to all.
Science
DOE Information Bridge Access is freely available to all. Science
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Science in Context

Features authoritative information for assignments and projects, and provides detailed coverage of popular subjects. Contains over 1.5 million periodical articles.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
Science
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National Prevention Information Network (NPIN) Materials

Information about educational materials tailored to a variety of audiences and focusing on the prevention of HIV/AIDS, STDs, and TB. Some of the items are available through NPIN and can be ordered online. From the National Prevention Information Network.

Access is freely available to all.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Social Explorer

Provides access to demographic information about the United States from 1790 to the present. It creates maps and reports to help users visually analyze and understand demography and social change throughout history.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
Social Sciences
Current Index to Statistics

Bibliographic index to publications in statistics and related fields, from 1974-present.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
Statistics
SESTAT (Scientist and Engineer Statistics Data System) Access is freely available to all. Statistics
WebCASPAR

Access to a large body of statistical data resources for science and engineering (S&E) at U.S. academic institutions. Also provides information on non-S&E fields and higher education in general.

Access is freely available to all.
Statistics
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American FactFinder
Access is freely available to all. Statistics
Journal Citation Reports®

JCR is a tool used to identify the highest impact and most frequently used journals in your field (includes data from about 5,000 journals).

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
Statistics
Disability Statistics

Online Resource for U.S. Disability Statistics from Cornell University.

Access is freely available to all.
Statistics
MassCHIP

Massachusetts Community Health Information Profile (MassCHIP) provides free access to many health and social indicators. Community-level data is available to assess health needs, monitor health status indicators, and evaluate health programs.

Access is freely available to all.
Statistics
Fast Stats A-Z (CDC)

Provides quick access to statistics on topics of public health importance.

Access is freely available to all.
Statistics