Databases

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Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB) Focuses on the toxicology of potentially hazardous chemicals. Provides information on human exposure, industrial hygiene, emergency handling procedures, environmental fate, regulatory requirements, nanomaterials, and related areas. Toxicology
Health & Wellness Resource Center A collection of online books, journals, magazines and pamphlets about alternative and complementary therapies. Materials are geared for both consumers and health care professionals. Complementary Therapies
Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI) Information on measurement instruments in the health fields, psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science. HaPI assists researchers and educators to identify measures needed for research studies and grant proposals. Psychology, Statistics
Health Reference Center Academic Periodicals and reference book content supporting research in health studies. Medicine, Nursing
Henry Stewart Talks - The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection A leading provider of specially prepared, animated, online, audio-visual lectures, seminar-style talks and case studies for medical schools. Medicine, Science
HIV Sequence Database Comprehensive data on HIV genetic sequences. Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Household Products Database Links over 16,000 consumer brands to health effects from Safety Data Sheets (formerly Material Safety Data Sheets), provided by manufacturers and allows scientists and consumers to research products based on chemical ingredients. Toxicology
HSRProj (Health Services Research Projects in Progress) From the National Library of Medicine. Information about ongoing health services research and public health projects. Health Services Research, Public Health
ICPSR Data archive of more than 250,000 files of research in the social and behavioral sciences. Behavioral Sciences, Social Sciences
Images from the History of Medicine (IHM) Includes image files of a wide variety of visual media including fine art, photographs, engravings, and posters that illustrate the social and historical aspects of medicine dating from the 15th to 21st century. History of Medicine
Influenza Virus Resource Users can build queries, retrieve sequences, find complete genome sets, do multiple sequence alignment, and build clustering or phylogenetic trees. Communicable Diseases, Virology
International Healthcare Opportunities Clearinghouse (IHOC) Designed for health-care professionals and students who are interested in volunteer work with underserved communities at home or abroad. Medicine, Nursing
JSTOR Provides access to more than 10 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines. Medicine, Science
Lexicomp® A collection of clinical databases and clinical decision support tools that provides users with an extensive medical library. Drugs, Pharmacology, Toxicology
Massachusetts Physician Profiles Comprehensive reference source to help consumers find a particular physician, find physicians in the consumer's local area, or to look for physicians in a specific specialty. Medicine
Medical Heritage Library Digital curation collaborative among some of the world’s leading medical libraries, promoting free and open access to quality historical resources in medicine. History of Medicine
MedPix® From the National Library of Medicine. Nearly 59,000 images. Medicine
Micromedex® Micromedex provides access to drug information, drug interactions, dosing tools, toxicology information, patient handouts, acute care and reproductive risk databases. Drugs, Drug Therapy, Pharmacology, Toxicology
National Center for Health Statistics Provide statistical information that will guide actions and policies to improve the health of the American people. Statistics, Vital Statistics
Natural Medicines Provides high quality, evidence-based information about complementary and alternative therapies. Now includes contributors from more than 100 academic institutions. Complementary Therapies
NTIS: National Technical Information Service Provides innovative data services to federal agencies, through joint venture partnerships with the private sector, to advance federal data priorities, promote economic growth, and enable operational excellence. Science
Nursing Reference Center An evidence-based information resource designed specifically for nurses. Nursing
OECD Data From the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Demographics, Statistics
OECD Health Statistics OECD's Online Library for books, papers and statistics and the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data. Statistics, Vital Statistics
Official ABMS® Directory of Board Certified Medical Specialists, The Provides certification status and professional information about board certified physicians from 24 Member Boards, in more than 150 specialties and subspecialties. Medicine