Science and Health eResearch

 

Science Databases


Science in Context


Science in Context - Gale


". . . 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."+

Science Online


Science Online

"
Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments."

Science Reference Center - EBSCO


Science Reference Center - EBSCO #


"
. . . 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."+

Green File


GreenFILE - EBSCO #

". . . information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. . . includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more."+


Health Databases


Health Online


Health Reference Center

Health Source - Consumer Edition


Health Source - Consumer Edition

". . . providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health."+


NLM - The National Library of Medicine


NLM - The National Library of Medicine


NLM features Medline Plus, focusing on health and drug information for patients, family, and friends. 


Power Searches &
eBooks


Gale Power Search 


Power Search - Gale


Search through all of the Gale Cengage databases and eBooks. 

Gale Virtual Reference Library


Virtual Reference Library - Gale


This virtual collection contains hundreds of reference titles on all subjects.

Salem Press Psychology Mental Health 


Salem Press: Psychology & Mental Health


This is an online version of the Health Reference series.

Salem Press Science eBook Collection 


Salem Press Science eBook Collection



Periodical Databases


EBSCO


EBSCO #

Look for specialized health collections labeled
Health Source - Consumer Edition, Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

Custom Newspapers


Custom Newspapers #


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

Mag portal

 


MagPortal


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

Google Scholar

 


Google Scholar


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


Current Issues Databases


Issues: Understanding Controversies


Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society

". . . how society shapes and is shaped by controversy—with authoritative historical context, expert perspectives, and carefully selected primary and secondary sources."+

Issues & Controversies 


Issues & Controversies


"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


A 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.

Points of View 


Points of View - EBSCO #


. . . full-text articles on "hundreds of topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument)."+ 


Current News Service


NBC Archives on Demand


NBC Archives on Demand

 


 

+ = Annotations provided by publishers

# = Databases provided by the New Jersey State Library

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