Databases

Databases and Other Resources

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Google™ Scholar

Search diverse sources for scholarly literature (books, articles and abstracts, etc.) in a wide range of disciplines. Access full-text through the library's Get it service.

Access is freely available to all.
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WorldCat®

A free version of the WorldCat global library catalog, WorldCat.org lets you easily search the collections of many libraries at once for an item and then locate it in a library near you.

Access is freely available to all.
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Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

The U.S. government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services.

Access is freely available to all.
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Cochrane Library (Cochrane Collaboration)

Collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about groups in The Cochrane Collaboration.

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

From Springer, the second-largest publisher of STM journals. This collection of free images is a subset of the full collection, which includes over 1.5 million photos, graphs, and figures.

Access is freely available to all.
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WorldCat Local

Search for resources owned by the Lamar Soutter Library, other regional libraries, or libraries worldwide.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC users.
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IEEE Xplore® Digital Library

Full text access to the world's highest quality technical literature in electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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Henry Stewart Talks - The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection

A growing collection of over 1150 animated audio-visual presentations with synchronized narration by world-leading scientists.

Access is restricted to UMMS workstations or by proxy service.
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Pubget

View, share, and bookmark PDFs. Pubget also provides tools like PaperPlane which allows you to search PubMed and still get the PDF through Pubget from the abstract page.

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

Information and library resources on a variety of topics.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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Library Guide - Copyright Resources

Information and library resources designed to aid the UMMS community in complying with copyright requirements.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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E-Resource Portal - Journals and Books

Gateway to the library's online journal and textbook subscriptions.

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

Gateway to the library's online journal subscriptions, including freely available titles.

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

Gateway to the library's online textbook subscriptions.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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Sage Research Methods Online

A research methods tool created to help researchers, faculty and students with their research projects, by linking over 100,000 pages of SAGE’s book, journal and reference content with advanced search and discovery tools.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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Library Guide - JFK Hospital, Monrovia, Liberia

Selected electronic resources for users at JFK Hospital, Monrovia, Liberia, a partner of the UMMS Office of Global Health and the Lamar Soutter Library.

Access is freely available to all.
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e-Science Portal for New England Librarians

A librarian's link to e-Science resources.

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

Information and library resources designed for the UMMS Research Community.

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

Search and view fulltext of eBooks (formerly netLibrary).

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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Library Guide - Consumer Health

Information and library resources designed for consumers and patients.

Access is freely available to all.
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Library Guide - CTSA Community Engagement

This LibGuide highlights research and statistical guides and primary sources to help community partners engage in effective research. Community engagement research is supported through the UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Responsible for protecting the public health by assuring the safety, effectiveness, and security of human and veterinary drugs, food and medical devices.

Access is freely available to all.
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Federal Register (FR)

The Office of the Federal Register informs citizens of their rights and obligations, documents the actions of Federal agencies, and provides a forum for public participation in the democratic process.

Access is freely available to all.
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UpToDate: Off-campus/CME/Mobile

UpToDate is a comprehensive clinical information resource specifically designed to answer the clinical questions that arise in daily practice. This link gives access to CME.

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

OOQ provides practical information on jobs and careers.

Access is freely available to all.
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