Databases

Databases and Other Resources

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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.
General Sites
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.
General Sites
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.
General Sites
Online Books

Gateway to the library's online textbook subscriptions.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
General Sites
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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.
General Sites
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.
General Sites
e-Science Portal for New England Librarians

A librarian's link to e-Science resources.

Access is freely available to all.
General Sites
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.
General Sites
Library Guide - Consumer Health

Information and library resources designed for consumers and patients.

Access is freely available to all.
General Sites
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.
General Sites
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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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Gale Virtual Reference Library

A collection of multi-disciplinary textbooks and encyclopedias.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
General Sites
African Index Medicus

International index to African health literature and information sources.

Access is freely available to all.
General Sites
Pesticide Action Network Pesticide Database

Database of current toxicity and regulatory information for pesticides, including insecticides and herbicides. Provides information on human toxicity, ecotoxicity, and regulatory information.

Access is freely available to all.
Environmental Health
Water Resources Abstracts (Selected)

Database of bibliographic citations and other resources published by the U.S. Geological survey.

Access is freely available to all.
Environmental Health
ECOTOX

Database of the U.S. Department of Environmental Protection agency providing single chemical toxicity information for aquatic and terrestrial life.

Access is freely available to all.
Environmental Health
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National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS)

Includes over twenty participating federal agencies.

Access is freely available to all.
Environmental Health
BCERF, Environmental Risk Factor Database

Database for bibliographic information on environmental risk factors topics.

Access is freely available to all.
Environmental Health
REPIDISCA

Citations, emphasizing documents produced in Latin America and the Caribbean, on the topics of environmental health, water supply and wastewater, solid and hazardous wastes, and healthy cities.

Access is freely available to all.
Environmental Health
GreenFILE

Offers information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.

Access is restricted to UMMS/UMMHC workstations or by proxy service.
Environmental Health
MassHEIS - Massachusetts Health and Environment Information System

Web-based, interactive mapping tool that provides community access to health and environmental information about communities in Massachusetts.

Access is freely available to all.
Environmental Health