Databases

Databases and Other Resources

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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.

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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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STAT!Ref

Cross-searchable, healthcare reference that integrates core textbook titles with evidence-based resources and innovative tools.

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

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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.

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Library Guides

Information and library resources on a variety of topics.

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