Nursing Reference Center - conditions and diseases, patient education, labs and diagnostics, drug and reference information, e-books including Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses, Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, Nursing Diagnosis Manual, and evidence-based care sheets.
SALEM Health - online access to Salem Press’ reference set, Magill’s Medical Guide.
GOVERNMENT HEALTH RESOURCES
Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) - is the nation's premier system of health-related telephone surveys that collect state data about U.S. residents regarding their health-related risk behaviors, chronic health conditions, and use of preventive services.
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention - public health, images, statistics
Healthfinder - directory of health-related websites (government, non-profit, and educational)
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Data Warehouse - provides maps, data, reports and dashboard to the public about HRSA’s grants, loan and scholarship programs, health centers and other public health programs and services.
Medline Plus - accurate, student-friendly pictures, tutorials, medical encyclopedia
National Institute of Health – consumer health information
National Institute on Aging - free publications on aging
National Guideline Clearinghouse – a public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.
Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) - provides leadership in the protection of the rights, welfare, and wellbeing of subjects involved in research conducted or supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
PubMed - articles, non-governmental resources, and full-text of some books
PubMed Central – free archive of biomedical and life sciences journals
Mayo Clinic – reliable health information
Abstract access is provided. If you would like the full article, please click here to request the material.
BioMed Central – The Open Access Publisher
PubMed Central - a free full-text archive