Health Sciences Resources (all)
Now Showing:   

Best Bets
Resource Thumbnail Icon
The guide provides support on finding books, articles, statistics, and more. The guide also includes tutorials to help with your research. Key segments of the guide include: The Health Sciences Librarians, Lara Sapp and Carolyn Schubert, maintain the site.
 
[more info]
 
 
Articles (from journals)
Resource Thumbnail Icon
A medical and health database developed at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).  [tutorial]  [basic info pdf[more info]
Internet
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Index with some full text pertaining to sports, recreation, exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching, physical fitness, etc. [more info]
Campus/Remote
Citation Searching
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Provides data that helps with evaluation and comparison of scholarly journals. [more info]
Campus / Remote
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Use this tool to find complete citations in PubMed when you only have partial information. [more info]
Diagnosis
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Interface change coming soon! A set of searchable, full-text reference works for psychiatric diagnosis. [more info]
Campus/Remote
Resource Thumbnail Icon
The Encyclopedia  reveals how medical and healthcare decisions are actually made and how physician, healthcare management, and patient decision making can be improved to optimize health outcomes. [more info]
Campus/Remote
Diseases
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Consumer Health Complete (CHC) is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics... [more info]
Campus/Remote
Resource Thumbnail Icon
The goal of The Merck Manual is to provide useful clinical information to practicing physicians, medical students, interns, residents, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals in a concise, complete, and accurate manner.
 
[more info]
 
 
Images
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Includes detailed multi-layer graphics of all areas of the human body, Interactive Functional Anatomy and Speech Language Pathology modules.
Note: 10 simultaneous users only. 
[more info]
Campus/Remote
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Find digital materials for health sciences education including images, videos, and animations with Creative Commons licenses.  Images, etc. may be used under certain conditions, such as attribution. [more info]
Internet
Statistics & Datasets
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Provides access to statistics and information produced by more than 70 U.S. government agencies ... [more info]
Internet
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Mintel Global Market Navigator is a comprehensive database designed to provide instant access to critical market data for consumer industries around the world.  Note: When you click on the link above, you are prompted to "accept" the terms of the database. If you choose " I accept," you will navigate to the GMN welcome screen. [more info]
Campus/Remote
Tests and Test Information
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Descriptions of behavioral tests and measurements in health fields, psychosocial sciences. [more info]
Campus/Remote
Resource Thumbnail Icon
Descriptive information and critical reviews of more than 2,000 commercially-available standardized tests. [more info]
Campus/Remote
 
 
Practice Tools
Resource Thumbnail Icon
The Cochrane Library is a unique source of reliable and up-to-date information on the effects of treatment interventions in... [more info]
Campus/Remote
Resource Thumbnail Icon
This tutorial teaches you about medical words. You'll learn about how to put together parts of medical words. You'll also find quizzes to see what you've learned. You will need Flash Player to view the programs. [more info]
 
Icon Key
 
JMU Libraries resource
JMU users only
 
VIVA resource
Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia
 
External Web site
Open Access/Free Resource