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- Africa development indicators
Coverage: 1960- (where data are available)
ADI contains over 1,000 indicators covering 53 African countries on topics including private sector development, infrastructure, human development, agriculture,
rural development, environment, population, labor, HIV/AIDS, Malaria, and household welfare. The ADI Data Availability Query shows where data is available for a given country, series, and year.
- Allen brain atlas
Provides a unique multi-modal atlas of the human brain that integrates anatomic and genomic information. Containing multiple datasets from distinct project
modules, data modalities in this resource include magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), diffusion tensor imaging (DTI), histology, and gene expression data derived from both microarray and in situ hybridization (ISH) approaches.
- American Medical Association
Provides health news as well as information on virtually every licensed physician and hospital in the United States.
- APA addiction syndrome handbook
V.1: Foundations, influences, and expressions of addictions
V.2: Recovery, prevention, and other issues
Focuses on background, history, recovery and prevention of addiction.
- Applied social sciences index and abstracts (ProQuest)
ASSIA database abstracts and indexes the literature of health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education
dating back to 1987.
- Biomedical reference collection. Basic (EBSCO)
Provides full-text access to more than 100 journals covering such disciplines as clinical medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health
care system and the pre-clinical sciences.
Aggregation of the full-texts of high-impact bioscience research journals.
- C. elegans II
Collection of review articles on the nematode worm Caenorhabditis elegans.
- Cancer handbook
Provides a comprehensive overview of all major areas of cancer research and oncology. Successfully bridging the gap between the molecular biology of cancer
and clinical diagnosis and treatment, this outstanding online reference work provides an indispensable resource for medical and life sciences students, as well as all scientists, clinicians and researchers working in the cancer field and related biomedical areas.
- Cancer medicine e.5
Comprehensive collection of articles on all aspects of oncology and care of cancer patients.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Access facts, data, statistics, and more from the Center for Disease Control.
- College of Science, University of Notre Dame
Homepage of the college. The college consists of 5 academic departments and 12 research institutes and centers. As of 2008, there were over 1,200 undergraduate
students and 145 full time teaching and research faculty.
- Concise medical dictionary
- CQ researcher
Coverage: Reports dating back to 1923
Covers the most current and controversial issues of the day with summaries, pros and cons, bibliographies and more, with a United States focus. Includes
news covered in print issues of: Editorial research reports (1924-1986), Congressional quarterly's editorial research reports (1987-1991) and CQ researcher (1991-).
- Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame
Homepage of the department.
- Department of Preprofessional Studies, University of Notre Dame
Homepage of the department. The department is for premedical majors and is part of the College of Science.
- Dictionary of biomedicine
- Dictionary of dentistry
- Dictionary of food and nutrition
- Dictionary of public health
- Dictionary of social work and social care /
- Directory of Published Papers
DoPP offers free access to locate research papers, especially those not yet presented or published. If multiple search parameters are used, fewer initial
- Dissertation abstracts online (see Dissertations and theses)
- Dissertations for Department of Biological Sciences
This is a link to catalog entries for dissertations for the Department of Biological Sciences. If you want to browse the collection, please see Q 112
in the Hesburgh Library.
A database of publisher-provided citations and table of contents information. Provides access to electronic journals and full text of articles for those
journals managed through EBSCO Online.
- eJournal Locator
* Use the eJournal Locator to find electronic versions of journals, magazines and newspapers available to the Notre Dame Community. * Do not use the
eJournal Locator to find articles on a topic. Instead, visit the "Find Articles on a Topic" page, http://www.library.nd.edu/find_articles/quicksearch.shtml, to locate tools and databases for searching on a topic. * All versions of journals (print and electronic) can be located using the All Journals tool, http://www.library.nd.edu/eresources/ejournal_locator/all_journals.shtml.
- Electronic orange book
Presents a directory of approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations, provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Allows
users to search via active ingredient, proprietary name, application number, or applicant holder.
- Encyclopedia of biomedical engineering
The ultimate resource for biomedical engineers, the Wiley Encyclopedia of Biomedical Engineering contains the entire biomedical engineering (BME) knowledge
base. A true representation of the vast diversity of the field and its multi-and cross-disciplinary structure, the Encyclopedia includes material to meet the needs of readers ranging from undergraduate and graduate students, and research scientists and experts.
- Encyclopedia of drugs, alcohol & addictive behavior
- Encyclopedia of health & behavior
- Encyclopedia of immigrant health
Adopts a biopsychosocial-historical approach to immigrant health, with a focus on immigrant populations in, and immigration to, magnet countries. Extensive
references to worldwide trends and global issues are made throughout entries. Covers a broad array of medical and social science topics related to immigrant health.
- Encyclopedia of life sciences
- Encyclopedia of medical devices & instrumentation
Articles emphasize the contributions of engineering, physics, and computers to the general areas of anesthesiology, biomaterials, burns, cardiology, clinical
chemistry, clinical engineering, communicative disorders, computers in medicine, critical care medicine, dermatology, dentistry, ear, nose, and throat, emergency medicine, medical physics, microbiology, nephrology, neurology, nutrition, obstetrics, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pain, pediatrics, peripheral vascular disease, pharmacology, physical therapy, psychiatry, pulmonary medicine radiology, rehabilitation, surgery, transducers, and urology.
- Encyclopedia of the eye
Life sciences search engine produced by the National Center for Biotechnology Information.
- Food and fitness
- Gale encyclopedia of medicine
Includes information on more than 1,600 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments,
procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience with an authoritative tone.
- Global biodiversity outlook 1
- Global biodiversity outlook 2
- Global biodiversity outlook 3
- Global development finance (see World databank)
- Handbook of statistical genetics
Offers access via basic and advanced search engines to broad coverage of the field of medicinal chemistry and drug discovery for medicinal chemists, biologists,
pharmacologists and molecular biologists.
- HathiTrust Digital Library
A digital repository for the nation's great research libraries that brings together the immense collections of its partner institutions. It was initially
conceived as a collaboration of the thirteen universities of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation, the University of California system, and the University of Virginia to establish a repository for those universities to archive and share their digitized collections, and quickly expanded to include additional partners with fast growing treasure of digitized collections.
HathiTrust Frequently Asked Questions
- Health and Retirement Study
The University of Michigan Health and Retirement Study (HRS) surveys more than 22,000 Americans over the age of 50 every two years. Variables include
America's physical and mental health, insurance coverage, financial status, family support systems, labor market status, and retirement planning.
- Health and wellness resource center
Provides full-text materials, abstracts and citations to patient and consumer health information found in journals, magazines, pamphlets and reference
works, including Mosby's Medical, Nursing and Allied Health Dictionary.
- Health business fulltext (EBSCO)
Provides full-text coverage for nearly 130 well-known publications covering the business of health care administration. Includes topics such as staffing,
health care regulation, health care facilities management, marketing, and finance.
- Health source: Consumer edition (EBSCO)
Provides consumer-oriented information on health topics from consumer health periodicals, reference works, and pamphlets. Covers medical sciences, food
sciences and nutrition, childcare, adult health, behavioral health, cardiology, drug and medication information, pediatric health, senior health, women's health, and sports medicine.
- Health source: Nursing/Academic edition (EBSCO)
Full-text access to more than 500 scholarly journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Includes Lexi-PAL Drug Guide with more than a thousand generic
drug patient education sheets.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services free gateway to reliable consumer health information.
- Hesburgh Libraries Online Catalog (Aleph)
This is the Hesburgh Libraries online catalog, which also allows access to other MALC catalogs, and includes the full holdings of the Hesburgh Libraries
of Notre Dame.
- Immunobiology 5
Introductory immunology textbook for medical students, advanced undergraduates, and graduate students. Access info: This e-book is searchable, but not
- InCites journal citation reports.
A comprehensive resource that allows users to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from scholarly and technical journals from publishers
in over 80 countries. It is the only source of citation data on journals, and includes virtually all areas of science, technology, and social sciences.
- International code of botanical nomenclature (Vienna Code)
- International code of nomenclature of Bacteria
- International Code of Virus Classification And Nomenclature
- International code of zoological nomenclature
- Introduction to genetic analysis
Introductory textbook with latest advances in genetics research. Access info: This e-book is searchable, but not browsable
- JNCI cancer spectrum
An enhanced, online version of the Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI) (full text: 1998- ) integrated with other sources of cancer information.
"Search All" screen returns results from JNCI, more than 25 additional journals with cancer-related content, cancer statistics from various health agencies, recent news coverage, Physician data query, selected relevant entries in Physicians' desk reference, and abstracts from Cochrane reviews and from IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer) monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans.
- JSTOR ebook collection
A collection of scholarly books in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
Collection of cross-searchable e-books on engineering topics drawn from dozens of technical publishers and professional societies. Includes professional
handbooks and analytical tools.
- Library of Congress Classification Outline
Browsers will find here a descriptive outline of the organization system used by the Hesburgh Libraries (and the Library of Congress and most research
and academic libraries in the U.S.). The letters and titles of the main subject divisions are listed--click on any subject division to view an outline of its subdivisions.
- Life Sciences Approval List
This is a list of biology and medicine books recently received via Blackwell's approval plan. You may review the titles listed below, clicking the check
box for any title you think the Hesburgh Libraries should acquire. The books may also be perused in the Approval Room of the Hesburgh Library.
- Life Sciences Collection Development Policy
Collection Development Policy for Life Sciences
- Life Sciences New Book Shelf
This is a dynamic link listing life sciences books acquired for the Hesburgh Libraries' in the last 30 days. It is sorted by title.
Comprehensive site for health information.
- McGraw-Hill encyclopedia of science & technology (see: Access Science)
Full access to 8500+ articles, 110,000 dictionary terms, and hundreds of Research Updates in all areas of science and technology, updated daily; over 2000
biographies of leading scientists.
- Medical Schools
The Medical School & Program Directory.
Thomson ISI version
MEDLINE is the largest subset of PubMed. Approximately 5,200 journals are indexed by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) for the MEDLINE database. Records
are indexed with NLM's controlled vocabulary, the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH).
Fact sheet for MEDLINE
See also PubMed
- Merck manual of diagnosis and therapy
Presents the full-text of the "Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy," 17th Edition, Centennial Edition, published by Merck in Whitehouse Station, NJ.
Offers searchable medical information.
- Molecular biology of the cell
Survey textbook of cell biology, suitable for an introductory university course. Access info: This e-book is searchable, but not browsable
- Molecular cell biology
Undergraduate textbook for molecular biology.
- National Academies Press
Online books in the physical and social sciences, accessible by subject and with full text searching capability, published since 1980 by The National Academy
Press (NAP). This press was created by the National Academies to publish the reports issued by the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council. Also includes information about the Joseph Henry Press, an imprint of the National Academies Press, created with the goal of making books on science, technology, and health more widely available to professionals and the public.
- National Library of Medicine
- National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature
Home page of the National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature (NRCBL), a specialized collection of books, journals, newspaper articles, legal materials,
regulations, codes, government publications, and other relevant documents concerned with issues in biomedical and professional ethics. Includes access to services and publications of the NRCBL.
- Nora Lee Memorial Collection
Monograph collection named in honor of Nora M. Lee, the daughter of Dr. Lawrence H. N. and Lydia S. Lee. Dr. Lee was associated with the Department of
Biological Sciences and started a collection in Nora’s name after she died tragically. He himself passed away in 2007 and is survived by his widow.
- Oxford book of health foods
- Oxford companion to The body
- Oxford dictionary of nursing
- Oxford dictionary of sports science & medicine
- Oxford illustrated companion to medicine
- Peterson's Grad Channel
Graduate schools and programs by name, location, or program.
- ProQuest dissertations and theses database, full text
Coverage: 1861- (Indexing); 1980- (Abstracting dissertations), 1988- (Abstracting theses), 1997- (Full-text dissertations, where available)
Provides information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses, with subject, title, and author access to almost all American dissertations accepted
at an accredited institution since 1861. Offers full text for most dissertations (Notre Dame and other) added since 1997. Access info: Access to full text (PDF) of Notre Dame dissertations since 1997, restricted to users with valid Notre Dame NetIDs.
A free search engine with FindText access to ND's electronic journals. Searches MEDLINE, the National Library of Medicine's database of citations/abstracts
in the fields of medicine, plus additional selected life sciences journals not in MEDLINE.
Fact sheet for PubMed
See also MEDLINE
Discusses the biology of retroviruses and their association with host genomes. Covers viral life cycle and viral structure, function, and replication,
and the interplay between virus and host.
- Review of medical and veterinary entomology
"... a fully searchable abstracts database of internationally published research on medical and veterinary entomology selected from the database for the
applied life sciences and other relevant arthropods"--Publisher's description.
Get information on prescription drugs, side effects, dosage, and more.
An electronic virtual library of scholarly journals published in Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain, and Portugal. Search or browse by country of publication
or subject area. Strong in coverage of science, medicine, and public health along with social sciences and humanities journals.
- Science in context.
Features authoritative information for assignments and projects, and provides detailed coverage of popular subjects. From earth science and life science,
to space, technology, mathematics and science history and biography. Delivers integrated content through 150+ comprehensive reference sets from Gale Encyclopedia of Science, Chemical Elements, Science in Dispute and Macmillan Science Library. Also includes more than 22,000 topic overviews, 7,000 biographies, 1.5 million periodical articles from noted publications like Science Weekly, Science News and The Science Teacher, 16,000 images and videos, 170+ detailed experiments, 8,100 biographies, and two dictionaries.
- Social science electronic data library
An extensive health and social science resource containing topically focused data archives. This Sociometrics website enables searching of more than 350
Covers serial and monographic literature on sports, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, sports science, physical education, kinesiology, coaching,
training, sport administration, officiating, sport law and legislation, disabled athletes, sports facility design and management, intramural and school sports, doping, health, health education, biomechanics, movement science, injury prevention, rehabilitation, physical therapy, nutrition, exercise physiology, recreation, leisure studies, tourism, allied health, occupational health and therapy. Usage info: Licensed for 4 simultaneous users.
- Supplementary dictionary of audiology
- Tree of life
Provides information about the diversity of organisms on Earth, their history, and characteristics.
VectorBase is an NIAID-funded Bioinformatic Resource Center focused on invertebrate vectors of human pathogens. VectorBase annotates and curates vector
genomes providing a web accessible integrated resource for the research community.
- Web of science
"... accesses multidisciplinary databases of bibliographic information gathered from thousands of scholarly journals. The databases are indexed so you
can search for specific articles by subject, author, journal, and/or author address. Because the information stored about each article includes the article's cited reference list (often called its bibliography), you can also search the databases for articles that cite a known author or work."--Tutorial screen.
More about Web of Science
- WebMD health
Information for the consumer on wellness, health and medicine.
- World databank
Provides access to two collections: Global development finance (GDF) and World development indicators (WDI). GDF focuses on financial flows, trends in
external debt, and other major financial indicators for developing countries. Includes over 200 time series indicators from 1970- , for most reporting countries. WDI is the primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.
- World development indicators (see World databank)
A worldwide union catalog created and maintained collectively by more than 9,000 OCLC member institutions. With millions of online records built from the
bibliographic and ownership information of contributing libraries, it is the largest and most comprehensive database of its kind.
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