FSTA - Food Science and Technology Abstracts, produced by the International Food Information Service (IFIS), is a database of information on food science, food technology and nutrition. The database includes material from over 4,600 serial publications, covering all the major food commodities plus biotechnology, microbiology, food safety, additives, nutrition, packaging and pet foods. Coverage spans from 1969 to present.
Future Medicine journals are positioned at the forefront of modern medicine and are published according to industry-leading standards of peer review, presentation, speed of publication, online functionality and author service.
Global Health is the only specialist bibliographic abstracting and indexing database dedicated to public health, completing the picture of international medical and health research by capturing key literature that is not covered by other databases. Publications from over 100 countries in 50 languages are abstracted, and all relevant non-English-language papers are translated. The database's open serials policy and coverage of international and grey literature means that 40% of material contained in Global Health is unique to the database. Everything from proceedings, theses, electronic-only publications and other hard-to-find sources are included. Coverage commences from 1910 to the present.
HaPI provides ready access to information on measurement instruments (i.e., questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, index measures, coding schemes/ manuals, rating scales, projective techniques, vignettes/scenarios, tests) in the health fields, psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science. Coverage is from 1985 to the present, and the database is updated quarterly.
Health & Society Database (H&S) is a subset of Australian Family & Society Abstracts (FAMILY), produced by the Australian Institute of Family Studies. FAMILY is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from published and unpublished material on research, policy and practice issues about, or of relevance to, Australian families. Health policy and services and the social, psychological, legal and ethical issues associated with health are of direct importance to Australian people and families, and are a core subject area of the database
Health and Society in Video defines and explores today’s latest medical progress in health and wellness issues and their impact on society -- with hundreds of premium documentaries, profiles, reports, and interviews.
The Informit Health Collection covers a range of subjects within a health context including therapeutic, diagnostic and preventative health, mental health, complementary therapies, and health services management. This full text Collection contains journals, books, conference proceedings and reports. It covers the period from 1977 to present for both full text publications and index.
ECRI Institute, a nonprofit organization, has been dedicated to bringing the discipline of applied scientific research to discover which medical procedures, devices, drugs, and processes are best, all to enable you to improve patient care.
HIV/AIDS Database (HIVA) is a bibliographic database of journal articles, books and audiovisual titles listed in the catalogues of the NSW HIV/AIDS Library Network. HIVA deals extensively with clinical, nutritional, medical, social and psychological aspects of HIV/AIDS, as well as the relationship between alcohol and other drugs to HIV/AIDS.
To advance the science of food and its application across the global food system. Stimulate scientific investigations into technical problems dealing with the manufacture and distribution of food & Promulgate the results of research in food technology
The Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database is a comprehensive database which covers a wide range of medical, nursing, and health science specialties and includes a unique suite of information that’s been analyzed, appraised, and prepared by expert reviewers at JBI. It allows you to search simultaneously a wide range of summarized and appraised evidence to inform your practice. This comprehensive range of resources includes records across seven publication types: Evidence Based Recommended Practices, Evidence Summaries, Best Practice Information Sheets, Systematic Reviews, Consumer Information Sheets, Systematic Review Protocols, and Technical Reports. The database is updated weekly.
John Murtagh’s General Practice Collection provides an indispensable source of information for medical professionals and students alike. Developed over 20 years, the success of this collection stems from the fact that the content is written from the point of view of an experienced general practitioner, with John Murtagh’s diagnostic strategy model forming the backbone. Easy-to-read text, together with numerous illustrations and photographs, make these invaluable and trusted references.
MedicinesComplete, an online service from the Pharmaceutical Press, contains some of the world's leading drug and healthcare references. The Library currently has access to Martindale: The Complete Drug Reference only.
Thieme MedOne Education, formerly the Thieme E-Book Library, is an online collection of illustrated full-color downloadable textbooks from Thieme’s Color Atlases and Flexibook series. Each electronic book retains the educational utility of the print version, including exquisite full-color illustrations and instructive text – plus a search function to help users easily locate topics across the entire collection. This electronic library covers every course in the medical school curriculum to help students, researchers and clinicians master critical subjects in medicine and the life sciences.
Measurements Yearbook (MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to contemporary testing instruments. To be included in the MMY, a test must be commercially available, published in the English language, and be new or revised since it last appeared in the series. The MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. This resource also integrates the complete Tests in Print database, which is also produced by the Buros Center for Testing at the University of Nebraska. Tests in Print (TIP) serves as a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language.
The Microbiology Society (previously the Society for General Microbiology) publishes key academic journals, organises international scientific conferences and provides an international forum for communication among microbiologists and supports their professional development.
MIMS Online is the web version of the MIMS Point of Care database. Incorporating data from MIMS abbreviated and full medicines information, product images and consumer medicines information, MIMS Online offers convenient access to essential information on over 4,500 prescription and non-prescription drugs.
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM.org) is dedicated to bringing physicians the best research and key information at the intersection of biomedical science and clinical practice, and to presenting the information in an understandable and clinically useful format. The Library has access to the Archives 1812-1944, 1945-1989 and to the Current content from 1990 onwards.
Nursing Education in Video is a unique online collection of videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers. All of the videos in the collection have been created with the guidance of the Medcom-Trainex advisory board, and are regularly reviewed for accuracy, currency, and compliance with US Federal regulations from agencies such as OSHA and CMS.
Oxford Medicine Online is an interconnected collection of online medical resources which cover every stage in a medical career, from medical students and junior doctors, to resources for senior doctors and consultants. The Library has access to selected collections within OMO.
This database allows all researchers and professionals in the field to acquire accurate and scholarly information. These abstracts feature a wide variety of content, ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Health education and physical therapy are also covered as they continue to become more prevalent in our society.
This package includes a huge range of content covering functional anatomy, sports injuries, exercise specific and therapy content. The Functional Anatomy menu contains the Functional anatomy, Sports injuries of the shoulder, Sports injuries of the knee, Sports injuries of the foot, Exercise, Yoga and Resistance training modules. The Therapy menu contains the Acupuncture, Anatomy trains, and Hand therapy modules.
3D Head & Neck Anatomy for Dentistry is a resource for dentists in training and practice providing an encyclopedic image library and reference to enhance consultations, presentations, teaching and study. Specialised clinical content includes 3D views of progressive dental conditions such as caries and gingivitis and detailed and interactive 3D nerve views of intraoral injections. The clinical text section covers common dental procedures including anaesthesia, oral examinations, and infection control. Also described in clinical detail are the salivary glands, joints, embryogenesis, and the pterygopalatine fossa.
PsycheVisual offers online videos, audio and papers of presentations on the psyche in health and illness. It is an innovative approach to adult learning in the fields of psychology, psychiatry and mental health care. Many presentations are by invited speakers who are experienced clinicians and leaders in their fields. Topics covered include psychology, psychiatry, the range of psychotherapies, neuroscience, phenomenology and philosophy.
PsychiatryOnline.org is the platform for all American Psychiatric Association Publishing journals, DSM-5®, and bestselling textbooks, as well as APA Practice Guidelines, and continuing medical education.
PLOS (Public Library of Science) is a nonprofit* publisher and advocacy organization with a mission of leading a transformation in scientific and medical research communication. Every article we publish is open-access – freely available online for anyone to use – which benefits everyone, from researchers, educators, and patient advocates to funders, policymakers, and the public.
PubMed comprises over 26 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. PubMed citations and abstracts include the fields of biomedicine and health, covering portions of the life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering. PubMed also provides access to additional relevant web sites and links to the other NCBI molecular biology resources. PubMed is a free resource that is developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information, at the U.S. National Library of Medicine, located at the National Institutes of Health. This record provides access to the Univ of Melbourne customised version of PubMed which includes links to the Library's subscribed full text content.
PubMed Central is the U.S. National Institutes of Health free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature. Pubmed Open Access is a subset articles which are protected by copyright, but made available under a license that allows more liberal redistribution and reuse. For more information: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/about/openftlist.html
PubsHub : Journals & Congresses is a database of submission criteria for peer-reviewed medical journals and congresses. The database contains information on nearly 6,000 medical journals and congresses. It gives users the ability to quickly evaluate, compare and analyse relevant journals and congresses submission and placement criteria, making it easier to find the most appropriate journal or congress.
Redalyc, the Network of Scientific Journals of Latin America and the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal is a project promoted by the Autonomous University of Mexico State. Periodicals are screened for inclusion according to criteria devised by panel of expe
This resource is designed to serve as an in depth and comprehensive compendium of the Biomedical Sciences. Its individual articles are drawn from a collection of Elsevier major reference works and are rigorously curated and continually updated to ensure it reflects the current state of these rapidly moving fields.
Rehabilitation Therapy in Video is a streaming video resource assembled for the study of occupational therapy, physical/physiotherapy, and speech-language pathology. The collection allows users to easily find, cite, and share footage of top clinicians and academics explaining the underlying anatomical and neurological issues in specific patient populations, while demonstrating effective techniques and methods for their treatment.
The RCGP publishes authoritative medical publications for GPs and primary health care professionals including books, journals, occasional papers, clinical guidance and reports. Our publications provide high quality information and guidance, ensuring GPs are fully equipped with the knowledge to continue to provide the best standards of care for patients.
The Rural and Remote Health Database (RURAL) is produced by the Monash University School of Rural Health. The database form a major contribution on an international scale to the understanding of rural and remote area health issues and care, and the practice and educational needs of health providers, in particular medical practitioners and nurses.
Sabinet offers online journals originating from or pertaining to Africa. This collection of open access journals covers a broad range of subjects. The journals may be searched individually, and provides immediate access to the PDF versions of full-text articles. Some journals also contain metadata records (including abstracts) for older articles where full text is not available.
The SAGE Journals collection includes hundreds of journals spanning the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology, and Medicine. Many of the journals are published on behalf of learned societies and institutions.
SAGE Knowledge offers an expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more. The Library has purchased selected titles only.
SciELO Cuba is the electronic virtual library of Cuban medical journals. The library has been developed by the Cuban National Network of Health Information (INFOMED) in collaboration with the Latin American and Caribbean Center of Health Sciences Information (BIREME), and it is part of the SciELO regional project. The SciELO project is being developed by FAPESP - Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo, in partnership with BIREME. It envisages the development of a common methodology for the preparation, storage, dissemination and evaluation of scientific literature in electronic format. As the project develops, new journal titles will be added in the library collection.