Databases

Databases and Other Resources

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Toxics Release Inventory (TRI)

Annual environmental releases of over 600 toxic chemicals by U.S. facilities.

Access is freely available to all.
Toxicology
TOXLINE

References from toxicology literature.

Access is freely available to all.
Toxicology
Developmental & Reproductive Toxicology (DART/ETIC) Access is freely available to all. Toxicology
Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System (CCRIS)

Toxicology data file of the National Library of Medicine's TOXNET containing more than 9,000 chemical records searchable by chemical or other name, chemical name fragment, Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number, and/or subject terms.

Access is freely available to all.
Toxicology
Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB) Access is freely available to all. Toxicology
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)

ATSDR's mission is to serve the public through responsive public health actions to promote healthy and safe environments and prevent harmful exposures.

Access is freely available to all.
Toxicology
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) Publications

Searchable database of all publications that have been published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention authors within the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities.

Access is freely available to all.
Teratology
Alcohol and Alcohol Problems Science Database (ETOH)

From the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), a collection of links to databases, journals, and Web sites focused on alcohol research and related topics.

Access is freely available to all.
Substance-Related Disorders
Alcohol Studies Database

Contains over 70,000 citations for journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and audio-visual materials.

Access is freely available to all.
Substance-Related Disorders
Smoking & Health Resource Library

Contains abstracts of tobacco-related articles from medical and professional journals; books and book chapters; dissertations; reports; conference proceedings and conference papers; government documents from federal, state, local, and foreign entities.

Access is freely available to all.
Substance-Related Disorders
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Easy-To-Read Drug Facts (NIDA)

Talks about drug abuse, addiction, and treatment.

Access is freely available to all.
Substance-Related Disorders
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
Statistical Abstract

The authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Published since 1878, data are provided by many federal agencies as well as private organizations.

Access is freely available to all.
Statistics
HCUPnet (Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project)

Provides access to health statistics and information on hospital inpatient and emergency department utilization.

Access is freely available to all.
Statistics
United Nations Statistics Division

Compiles and disseminates global statistical information, develops standards and norms for statistical activities, and supports countries' efforts to strengthen their national statistical systems.

Access is freely available to all.
Statistics
Massachusetts State Data Center

A program of the UMass Donahue Institute's Economic and Public Policy Research Unit. Part of the Census Bureau’s State Data Center Program, provides an extensive collection of census data in Massachusetts, New England, and the U.S.

Access is freely available to all.
Statistics
Food Environment Atlas

County-level data on food choices, health and well-being, and community characteristics.

Access is freely available to all.
Statistics
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.
Statistics