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Health Tools

Information on illnesses, medical procedures, drugs, surgical procedures, therapies and more.  Whether you’re feeling under the weather or need tips for staying healthy, this is a good place to start.

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MedlinePlus Health & Wellness
MedlinePlus MedlinePlus directs you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. MedlinePlus also contains extensive information about drugs and supplements, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive tutorials, the latest health news, and surgery videos.

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Consumer Health Complete

Consumer Health Complete provides convenient access for the everyday consumer of health care information to easily understandable health and medical information. Consumers can search and browse within medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles.  Provided by POWER Library, produced by EBSCO.

Influenza Evidence-based Information - Key influenza information freely available to health care providers worldwide. The information is designed to inform patients and their families and provide information to clinicians to help them with H1N1 diagnosis and H1N1 treatment by making up-to-date diagnosis and treatment information available.  Provided by POWER Library, produced by EBSCO.

Go to CHC Database

Magazine & News Articles (Easily search thousands of newspaper articles)

Info Trac Newsstand

Search a collection of more than 1,000 newspapers, translate articles into 11 different languages, create email alerts, and customize your search options and results format. Produced by Thompson Gale.

Go to Newsstand Database



Wilson Web

Wilson OmniFile Full Text, Mega Edition is a multi-disciplinary database providing the complete content - indexing, abstracts, and full text - from six of Wilson's full-text databases: Education Full Text, General Science Full Text, Humanities Full Text, Readers' Guide Full Text, Social Sciences Full Text, and Wilson Business Full Text. Full-text articles from five additional periodical databases are also included when available: Applied Science & Technology Full Text, Art Full Text, Biological & Agricultural Index, Index to Legal Periodicals & Books, and Library Literature & Information Science Full Text. Provided by POWER Library, produced by H.W. Wilson Company.

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Wilson Web

Wilson OmniFile: Full Text Select Edition is a multi-disciplinary, 100% full-text database providing full text articles, with their accompanying indexing and abstracts, from the following Wilson periodical databases: Art Full Text, Applied Science & Technology Full Text, Biological & Agricultural Index, Education Full Text, General Science Full Text, Humanities Full Text, Index to Legal Periodicals & Books, Library Literature & Information Science Full Text, Readers' Guide Full Text, Social Sciences Full Text, Wilson Business Full Text. Provided by POWER Library, produced by H.W. Wilson Company.

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Wilson Web

Readers' Guide Full Text, Select Edition is a 100% full-text database containing comprehensive indexing, abstracting, and full text of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States and Canada.

Go to Readers' Guide Select



Wilson Web

Science Full Text Select Edition is a 100% full-text database providing full text articles, with their accompanying indexing and abstracts, of a core selection of science periodicals from the following Wilson periodical databases: Applied Science & Technology Full Text; Biological & Agricultural Index; and General Science Full Text.

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Environmental Information (GO GREEN with GreenFile)

GreenFILE

Offers information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments, and what can be done at each level to minimize these effects. Topics covered include climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Provided by POWER Library, produced by EBSCO.

Go to GreenFILE Database