Science and Health eResearch

 

Science Databases


Science in Context - Gale

Science in Context - Gale
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/nvrhsot?db=SciRC
This database contains ". . .thousands of topic overviews,experiments, biographies, pictures and illustrations. . . . the latest scientific developments are covered in articles from over 200 magazines and academic journals and links top quality web sites."+
Navigating the Home Page , Searching and Topics Pages tour

Science Online

Science Online
http://www.fofweb.com/Direct2.asp?ItemID=WE40&ID=19066
"
Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments."
Science Online Tour

Science Reference Center - EBSCO

Science Reference Center - EBSCO #
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&custid=s9753525&profile=scirc

"Science Reference Center ... topics include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife."+
Video Tutorial

GreenFILE

GreenFILE:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&custid=s9753525&profile=ehost&defaultdb=8gh

"GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more."+

Health Databases


Health Reference Center

Health Reference Center
http://www.fofweb.com/Direct2.asp?ItemID=WE48&ID=19066

Health Source - Consumer Edition

Health Source - Consumer Edition
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&custid=s9753525&profile=ehost&defaultdb=hxh

"This database is the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health."+
Video Tutorial

Teen Health & Wellness

Teen Health & Wellness
http://www.teenhealthandwellness.com/
This database covers all aspects of teen health, physical and mental.

Healthy NJ

Healthy NJ
http://www.healthynj.org/
The University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ provides information on health and wellness, diseases and conditions from the perpective of the Garden State.

NLM - The National Library of Medicine

NLM - The National Library of Medicine
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/
Aiming to be the largest health library, the NLM features Medline Plus, which focuses on health and drug information for patients, family, and friends. Click on "The Public" in the blue square to access this and current health reports as well as online exhibits.

Power Searches & eBooks


Power Search - Gale 

Power Search - Gale
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/nvrhsot
Search through all of the Gale Cengage databases and eBooks. Power Search: Guided Tour

Virtual Reference Library - Gale

Virtual Reference Library - Gale
http://find.galegroup.com/gvrl/start.do?prodId=GVRL&usergroupname=nvrhsot
This virtual collection contains hundreds of reference titles on all subjects.
Webcast Tutorial and Tip Sheet

Salem Press Psychology Mental Health 

Salem Press: Psychology & Mental Health
http://online.salempress.com/loginSuccess.do
This is an online version of the Health Reference series.
Guide

Salem Press Science eBook Collection 

Salem Press Science eBook Collection
http://online.salempress.com/loginSuccess.do

Guide

Periodical Databases


EBSCO

EBSCO #
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&custid=s9753525&profile=ehost&defaultdb=f5h

EBSCO indexes, provides abstracts, and many full-text articles from more than 2,000 magazines. Look for specialized health collections labeled Health Source - Consumer Edition, Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition Video Tutorial

Custom Newspapers

Custom Newspapers #
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/nvrhsot?db=SPN.SP02
This collection includes New Jersey newspapers, the New York Times (full-text from January 1, 2000 to the present), plus many more national and international newspapers. Search Tips

MagPortal

MagPortal
http://www.magportal.com
MagPortal provides full-text articles from 150 magazines and journals.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar
http://scholar.google.com/
"Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature." + Many of the links are not available for free access.

Current Issues Databases


ABC CLIO

Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society
http://issues.abc-clio.coma

"This database helps students develop an in-depth understanding of how society shapes and is shaped by controversy—with authoritative historical context, expert perspectives, and carefully selected primary and secondary sources on the most enduring and timely issues of the day."+ Guided Tour and Quick Tips

Issues & Controversies

Issues & Controversies
http://www.2facts.com/Direct2.asp?ItemID=WE57&id=19066
"Issues & Controversies covers more than 70 controversial topics . . . each year, including the annual National High School Debate Topic. . . . Special online additions include frequent updating, interviews wi

Opposing Viewpoints 

Opposing Viewpoints
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/nvrhsot?db=OVRC
This essential collection of "pro" and "con" documents are vital for researching any controversial topic. Articles are arranged by type, such as viewpoint essays and newspaper articles.
Video Tutorials: Navigating the Home Page, Searching, Topics and Documents and Print: Search Tips

Points of View - EBSCO

Points of View - EBSCO #
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=pov
Points of View provides full-text articles on "hundreds of topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument). Topics include: DNA profiling, immigration, Iraq, nuclear proliferation, standardized testing, etc."+ Video Tutorial

Current News Service


NBC Archives on Demand

NBC Archives on Demand
http://www.2facts.com/Direct2.asp?ItemID=WE57&id=19066

Periodical Databases


EBSCO 

EBSCO #
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost

EBSCO indexes, provides abstracts, and many full-text articles from more than 2,000 magazines. Look for specialized health collections labeled Health Source - Consumer Edition, Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition Video Tutorial

Custom Newspapers 

Custom Newspapers #

http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/nvrhsot?db=SPN.SP02

This collection includes New Jersey newspapers, the New York Times (full-text from January 1, 2000 to the present), plus many more national and international newspapers. Search Tips

MagPortal

MagPortal

http://www.magportal.com

MagPortal provides full-text articles from 150 magazines and journals.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar

http://scholar.google.com/

"Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature." + Many of the links are not available for free access.


 

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