Databases

Databases and Other Resources

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CDC Wonder

A portal of links to a wide variety of reports and numeric public health data.

Access is freely available to all.
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MedlinePlus

Consumer health information on more than 700 topics provided by the National Library of Medicine.

Access is freely available to all.
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SciVal

Research intelligence allowing users to understand and evaluate research impacts.

Registration through the Library is required; please contact Len.Levin@umassmed.edu or Rebecca.Reznik-Zellen@umassmed.edu to register.
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Medscape Reference (formerly eMedicine Medical Reference)

"Medscape's Continually Updated Clinical Reference."

Access is freely available to all.
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World Digital Library

Makes available on the Internet significant primary materials from countries and cultures around the world. A project of UNESCO and the Library of Congress.

Access is freely available to all.
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UpToDate

UpToDate is a comprehensive clinical information resource specifically designed to answer the clinical questions that arise in daily practice.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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Ovid Databases

A gateway to several vital clinical resources, including MEDLINE, PsycINFO, and EBM Reviews, as well as full-text books and journals.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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Catalog of U.S. Government Publications

A searchable database of federal publications that includes descriptive records for historical and current publications and provides direct links to those that are available online.

Access is freely available to all.
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Scopus

The largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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NTIS: National Technical Information Service

Serves as the largest central resource for government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information available today.

Access is freely available to all.
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RAND Books and Publications Access is freely available to all. General Sites
Library Guide - Open Access

Resources and information to the UMass Medical School community about open access and new models of scholarly publishing.

Access is freely available to all.
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Expanded Academic ASAP

Provides access to more than 3500 indexed and full-text periodical titles in all disciplines, the majority of which are peer-reviewed.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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General Reference Center Gold

Coverage begins in 1980. Integrates a variety of sources: newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications. Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, and hobbies.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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Health Reference Center Academic

Provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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Health & Wellness Resource Center

A collection of online books, journals, magazines and pamphlets about alternative and complimentary therapies. Materials are geared for both consumers and health care professionals.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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NLM Gateway

"One-stop shopping" for an increasing number of the information resources of the National Library of Medicine® (NLM).

Access is freely available to all.
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Official Documents of the United Nations

Covers all types of official United Nations documentation, beginning in 1993.

Access is freely available to all.
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Public Technical Reports

From the Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC®).

Access is freely available to all.
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Medical Heritage Library

A digital curation collaborative among some of the world’s leading medical libraries.

Access is freely available to all.
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InterDok - Directory of Published Proceedings Access is freely available to all. General Sites
eScholarship@UMMS

Digital archive offering worldwide access to the research and scholarly output of the University of Massachusetts Medical School community.

Access is freely available to all.
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Google™ Image Search

"The most comprehensive image search on the web."

Access is freely available to all.
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ScienceDirect®

Offers more than a quarter of the world's scientific, medical and technical information online. Includes over 2500 peer-reviewed journals.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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news @ nature.com

Latest news from Nature.com, with archives dating back to 1998.

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