Medical & Health Sciences Databases

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Academic Pioneer - see UALC
Utah Academic Library Consortium (UALC) resources.  Varies. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
Academic Search Premier
"A scholarly, multi-disciplinary full text database containing full text for more than 4,600 scholarly publications, including more than 3,500 peer-reviewed publications. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for all 8,040 journals in the collection. This scholarly collection offers information in nearly every area of academic study."  From 1965 - present. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
Access Medicine
Full text ebooks, including recent editions of:
  • Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine
  • Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Hurst's The Heart Online
  • Lange Educational Library
  • Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics
  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
ACP Smart Medicine & AHFS Drug Essentials
"a decision-support tool designed for rapid point-of-care delivery of evidence-based guidance for physicians. Modules focus on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases." Designed and published by ACP, The American College of Physicians.   University of Utah only
 
Ageline ( Ebscohost)
AgeLine is the premier source for the literature of social gerontology and includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics, and public policy. This database indexes over 600 journals, books, book chapters, reports, dissertations, consumer guides, and educational videos. Search database on your mobile browser.  Selected coverage from 1966-1977. Full coverage from 1978 - present.. University of Utah only
 
AGRICOLA (Ebsco)
Agricola contains bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library. Agricola contains more than 4.8 million citations, which are comprised of journal articles, book chapters, monographs, theses, patents, software, audiovisual materials, and technical reports related to agriculture. Agricola encompasses agriculture and many allied disciplines, including animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems, agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human nutrition, agricultural engineering and technology, and earth and environmental sciences.
Note: This database pulls much of its data from the USDA National Agricultural Library, NAL. Search NAL  Coverage: 1970 - present. University of Utah & UALC
 
Agris
AGRIS is a global public domain Database with 2865989 structured bibliographical records on agricultural science and technology, including human nutrition. From the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.  Coverage from 1975 to present. Free
 
AIDS Info
Information on AIDS/HIV treatment, prevention and research. From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, DHHS.  Current coverage. Free
 
AIDS Information Sources (Fact Sheet)
Fact Sheet from NLM, the National Library of Medicine.   Free
 
AIDS Subset of PubMed MEDLINE
Contains references to journal articles published since 1980, [and] includes citations to HIV/AIDS-related newsletters.  1980 - present. Free
 
ALFRED: ALlele FRequency Database
ALFRED has been designed to make allele frequency data on anthropologically defined human population samples readily available to the scientific community and to link these polymorphism data to the molecular genetics-human genome databases. ALFRED's focus is on allele frequencies in diverse anthropologically defined populations. It is not a compendium of human DNA polymorphisms but of frequencies of selected polymorphisms with an emphasis on those that have been studied in multiple populations. All of the data in ALFRED are considered to be in the public domain and available for use in research and teaching and is a work in progress.   Free
 
Alt-HealthWatch
A fulltext database of newsletters, newspapers and research reports focused on complementary, alternative and integrated approaches to health care and wellness -- on both professional and consumer levels.  Coverage varies by title. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
AltBib (TOXNET)
Bibliography on Alternatives to the Use of Live Vertebrates in Biomedical Research and Testing. About AltBib.  Current coverage. Free
 
Altweb
A global clearinghouse for information on alternatives to animal testing.  Current coverage. Free
 
American Indian Health (NLM)
Health and well-being of American Indians. Intro.  Current coverage. Free
 
American Psychological Association (APA) eBook Collection
This database provides access to the APA eBook Collection, which includes APA books grouped by individual copyright year from 2008 to 2010. Note that copyright year differs from the calendar year and runs from July 1 to June 30 of each year (for 2008, this would include all APA ebooks published from July 1, 2007 - June 30, 2008). The APA eBooks encompass content in psychology and related disciplines, including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, neuroscience, and physiology, among others. Coverage within each collection is limited to scholarly and professional titles, and does not include other APA products (like style guides, for instance).  2007 - 2011. University of Utah only
 
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Journals
This database provides access to the journals of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Some of the journals included are The ASHA Leader, American Journal of Audiology, American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools. The information in these journals is useful for speech-language pathologists, audiologists, and speech/language/hearing scientists in the United States and internationally. The site has advanced online searching capabilities, a complete archive dating back to the first journal in 1936, and new features such as audio and video files that can accompany articles now that the journals are exclusively online as of 2010.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
AnatomyTV (Stat!Ref)
A suite of 3D interactive models of human anatomy. Intuitive controls allow the user to zoom, rotate and peel away layers to educate and communicate with an ease and directness that was never possible with print. A wealth of supporting media, MRIs, X-rays, live-action movies and animations are also included to supplement Anatomy.tv's high resolution, computer-generated models.   University of Utah only
 
Annuals Reviews
Since 1932, Annual Reviews has offered comprehensive, timely collections of critical reviews written by leading scientists each year. Annual Reviews volumes are published yearly for 40 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics. Annual Reviews attempts to provide the worldwide scientific community with a useful and intelligent synthesis of the primary research literature for a broad spectrum of scientific disciplines. This database gives University of Utah patrons access to the complete set of 32 Annual Reviews online.   University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
Arctic Health (NLM)
Health and well-being of our planet's northern-most inhabitants.  Current coverage. Free
 
ARUP Consult
The physician's guide to laboratory test selection and interpretation.
Mobile version  Current coverage. Free
 
Asian American Health (NLM)
Health and well-being of Asian Americans in the United States.  Current coverage. Free
 
Assembly Archive
Links the raw sequence information found in the Trace Archive with assembly information found in publicly available sequence repositories (GenBank/EMBL/DDBJ).   Free
 
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Journals
This database provides full-text access to the journals, magazines, and proceedings published by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). Users can export citation pages in Endnote, BibTex, and ACM Ref formats and access a comprehensive author database, which includes detailed bibliometrics of nearly every author in the field. Some of the journals in this database are the ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), ACM Journal of Computer Documentation (JCD), ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems (JETC), Journal of Data and Information Quality (JDIQ), Journal of Experimental Algorithmics (JEA), Journal of the ACM (JACM), Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage (JOCCH), and the Journal on Educational Resources in Computing (JERIC).  Current coverage. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 

 

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Bandolier
"Evidence based thinking about health care." Bandolier covers the use of evidence in health, healthcare, and medicine using systematic reviews and meta-analyses from PubMed and the Cochrane Library.  1994 to present. Free
 
BankIt
Use for sequence submissions to GenBank. [One or a few at a time.] BankIt Fact Page from NCBI.   Free
 
Bates Visual Guide to Physical Examination (4th ed.)
Video clips devoted to specific body regions or systems, focusing on specific examination techniques and analytic skills.
Notes:
Use Internet Explorer (IE) with Active X add-on. May need to turn on "Compatibility view" icon in address bar.
Mac users: Flip4Mac Player required to view videos in Safari.   University of Utah only
 
Bioethics Information Resources (NLM)
Ethical, legal, and policy issues in health care and biomedical research from the National Library of Medicine.  Varies. Free
 
BioLINCC
Search for biospecimens (such as Framingham Heart Study) or data sets, or register a new collection.
BioLINCC is the Biologic Specimen and Data Repository Coordinating Center. The center coordinates data and biospecimens from NHLBI-funded studies that are available for use in other approved studies. The center also creates teaching data sets from NHLBI-funded studies for use in training future biostatisticians. From the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI).   Free
 
Bioline International
Bioline International is a not-for-profit electronic publishing service committed to providing open access to quality research journals published in developing countries. BI's goal of reducing the South to North knowledge gap is intended to promote a global understanding of health (tropical medicine, infectious diseases, epidemiology, emerging new diseases), biodiversity, the environment, conservation and international development. With peer-reviewed journals from Brazil, Cuba, India, Indonesia, Kenya, South Africa, Uganda, Zimbabwe and more, BI makes bioscience information generated in these countries available to the international research community worldwide. Help.  Varies. University of Utah only
 
Biological Abstracts see BIOSIS Previews
  1969 - present. University of Utah only
 
Biological Sciences Collection (ProQuest)
Indexes the world's literature on biology and applied life sciences: especially useful for biochemistry, genetics, and virology. Citations from thousands of journals and conferences. [Unlimited campus users.]  1982 - present. University of Utah only
 
BioMedCentral
An independent publishing house, committed to providing free access to peer-reviewed biomedical research results and has made a permanent committment to open access. Online journals cover biology, medicine, and the life sciences. Links to information about BioMed Central, the Faculty of 1000, and work published by researchers at the University of Utah.  Coverage varies. Open Access
 
Biomedical Reference Collection: Basic
Designed for doctors, research scientist, students and clinical specialists, this database provides full text for over 100 journals in a variety of areas pertaining to medical study. All titles included in the Biomedical Reference Collection: Basic Edition are indexed in MEDLINE. Search database on your mobile browser.  1985 - present (fulltext). University of Utah only
 
BioOne
An aggregation of high impact bioscience research journals, BioOne provides integrated access to a thoroughly linked information resource of interrelated journals focused on the biological, ecological and environmental sciences.  Coverage varies. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
BioSample
Database containing descriptions of biological source materials used in experimental assays.   Free
 
BIOSIS Previews (via ISI Web of Knowledge)
Examine life sciences and biomedical research from journals, meetings, patents, and books. BIOSIS Previews® is the online version of Biological Abstracts® and Biological Abstracts/RRM® (Reports, Reviews, and Meetings), the largest collection of biological sciences records in the world. BIOSIS Previews contains references to primary journal literature on vital biological research, medical research findings, and discoveries of new organisms. It contains references to: Traditional biology (botany, ecology, and zoology) Interdisciplinary areas (biochemistry, biomedicine, and biotechnology) Related areas (instrumentation and methods.) [Unlimited campus users.] Backup Link if above link does not work.  1969 - present University of Utah only
 
BioSystems
Database grouping biomedical literature, small molecules, and sequence data in terms of biological relationships.   Free
 
Biotechnology Information & Databases (NCBI)
Established in 1988 as a national resource for molecular biology information, NCBI (National Center for Biotechnology Information) creates public databases, conducts research in computational biology, develops software tools for analyzing genome data, and disseminates biomedical information.  Coverage varies. Free
 
Blackwell Synergy is now WileyOnline
This database provides access to a selection of Journals from the Wiley Online Library, a collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. The resources that the University subscribes to can be accessed either by search or browsing, and can often provide access to issues of a given journal before it is available in print.  Coverage varies by title. University of Utah only
 
BLAST (NCBI)
Basic Local Alignment Search Tool, BLAST is a set of similarity search programs designed to explore all of the available sequence databases regardless of whether the query is protein or DNA. BLAST Fact Page from NCBI.   Free
 
Bookshelf (NCBI)
A growing collection of online biomedical books. Full text can be searched through the NCBI Entrez system.  Coverage varies. Free
 
Business Source Premier (Ebsco)
A comprehensive, business periodical database that includes scholarly journals and business periodicals covering topics such as management, economics, finance, accounting, international business and much more." Contains content from full text sources. [Unlimited campus users.]  1922 - present. University of Utah only
 

 

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CABI eBook Packages
The CABI eBook Packages contain a variety of ebooks published by the Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International (CABI). The collection is covers a wide variety of topics in the fields of leisure & tourism; human health, food, and nutrition; environmental sciences; plant sciences; agriculture; and animal and veterinary sciences.  2008 - 2011. University of Utah only
 
Cancer Chemotherapy Manual® (via Facts && Comparisons®)
The manual contains three general areas, policies and procedures, information for the health care professional, and information for the patient. It provides detailed information for healthcare professionals including the ordering and administration of chemotherapy, safe handling and extravasation of antineoplastic agents, and combination chemotherapy regimens. More than 100 drug monographs are included detailing supportive and chemotherapy agents along with other drugs used for treatment. Three chapters include an extensive focus on patient care, general patient education and resources, specific medications, and symptom management.  Current coverage. Health Sciences Center only
 
Cancer Information (NLM)
Cancer information links from the National Library of Medicine for PubMed, database and the National Cancer Institute (NCI.)  Current coverage. Free
 
Cancer.gov
A gateway to recent and accurate cancer information from NCI, the National Cancer Institute, the Federal government's principal agency for cancer research.  Current coverage. Free
 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
This database provides a full listing of all Federal programs available to State and local governments (including the District of Columbia); federally-recognized Indian tribal governments; Territories (and possessions) of the United States; domestic public, quasi- public, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions; specialized groups; and individuals. Users can view information on over 2,000 such programs, including the authorization they have, their objectives, financial information, and related programs.  Current coverage. Free
 
CCRIS (TOXNET)
CCRIS provides historical information from the years 1985 - 2011. "Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System - carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, tumor promotion, and tumor inhibition data provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI)." A TOXNET® database.  1985 - 2011. No longer updated. Free
 
CenterWatch
A global source of news, directories, proprietary market research, and analysis for clinical trials professionals and patients.  Current coverage. Free
 
Centre for Reviews & Dissemination, CRD Databases

Includes abstracts and details from:

DARE contains 15,000 abstracts of systematic reviews including over 6,000 quality assessed reviews and details of all Cochrane reviews and protocols.

NHS EED contains 24,000 abstracts of health economics papers including over 7,000 quality assessed economic evaluations.

DARE and NHS EED include details of abstracts in the process of being written and these can be 'fast-tracked' on request.

HTA brings together details of over 8,000 completed and ongoing health technology assessments from around the world.

  From the United Kingdom with some global focus. Free
 
CFR, the Code of Federal Regulations (FDsys)
CFR "is the codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the Federal Government. Divided into 50 titles that represent broad areas subject to Federal regulation, each volume of the CFR is updated once each calendar year and is issued on a quarterly basis."  1996 to present. Free
 
Chemical Abstracts (via SciFinder)
NOTE: You must register for a user account to use this database. Click here to register - note that for registration you must use your University of Utah email and be at a University computer. This database is licensed for use only by U of U faculty, students and staff conducting scholarly research. It is not to be used for commercial research. It is not available to library visitors or walk-in users, or those with guest NIDs. For questions about commercial use or any other SciFinder issues, please email Daureen Nesdill.

SciFinder provides access to the substance information and chemical literature in CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service) databases. Currently the database includes over 16 million journal articles, patents and other documents and more than 24 million substance records in the CAS Chemical Registry database. See Common Chemistry for a free resource from CAS.

  1907 - present. University of Utah only
 
Chemical Information (NLM)
from Specialized Information Services at NLM, National Library of Medicine.  Current coverage. Free
 
Chemical Structure Lookup Service (CSLS)
CSLS is meant to work as an address book for chemical structures, searching more than 40 million compounds from 80 commercial and public databases. Draw a structure or upload a file. Read more at CSLS Help.   Free
 
ChemIDplus
An online chemical identification file of the NLM, the core sources of substance records correspond to those substances that are cited in one or more of the NLM databases. ChemIDplus links to relevant NLM databases for further research. See the ChemIDplus Factsheet.   Free
 
CHEMINDEX
A guide as to which CCINFO database (more than 20) contains information on over 200,000 distinct chemical substances. CHEMINDEX is a handy way to link CAS registry numbers, chemical names and synomyms.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
ChemInfo
Comprehensive, summarized occupational health and safety information on chemicals.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
CHEMnetBASE
Chapman & Hall/CRC's premier chemistry references - Combined Chemical Dictionary (CCD), The Handbook of Chemistry & Physics, Polymers, A Property Database and Properties of Organic Compounds. Help.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
Chemoinformatics Tools and User Services, NCI/CADD
provides to the public structures, data, tools, programs and other useful information, but will probably be most useful for researchers working with, or interested in, chemical information, in particular for research groups engaged in computer-aided drug design.   Free
 
Chemotherapy Resources (via Facts & Comparisons®)
Includes Cancer Chemotherapy Manual, Common Abbreviations, Symptom Information Handouts, Chemotherapy Patient Worksheet, Patient Chemotherapy Treatment and Symptom Diary and more.   Health Sciences Center only
 
ChemSpider
"a free access service providing a structure centric community for chemists. Providing access to millions of chemical structures and integration to a multitude of other online services."   Free
 
Child Welfare Information Gateway
"provides access to information and resources to help protect children and strengthen families...on a wide range of topics...including child welfare, child abuse and neglect, foster care, and adoption..."  Current. Free
 
CINAHL
A resource for nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers, which provides indexing and abstracting for over 1,700 current nursing and allied health journals and publications. CINAHL offers complete coverage of English-language publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association, and access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters. Full text material includes 58 journals plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments, clinical trials. EBSCOhost. This resource has been made available through a generous gift of the Spencer S. Eccles family. Search database on your mobile browser.  1982 to present. University of Utah only
 
CiteSeerX
CiteSeerX is a scientific literature digital library and search engine that focuses primarily on the literature in computer and information science, providing resources such as algorithms, data, metadata, services, techniques, and software that can be used to promote other digital libraries. CiteSeerX uses Autonomous Citation Indexing (ACI) to automatically create a citation index that can be used for literature search and evaluation. CiteSeerX also computes citation statistics and related documents for all articles cited in the database, not just the indexed articles, and allows browsing the database using citation links. CiteSeerX can show the context of citations to a given paper, allowing a researcher to quickly and easily see what other researchers have to say about an article of interest, provides automatic notification of new citations to given papers, and lists new papers matching a user profile. Full boolean, phrase and proximity search is supported, and the service also extracts and provides metadata from all indexed articles.  Current coverage. Free
 
CitingMedicine (NLM)
Provides guidance for citing twenty-six types of published and unpublished material, ranging from print books and journal articles to blogs and wikis.   Free
 
Clinical Alerts
Findings from NIH-funded clinical trials. From NLM, National Library of Medicine.   Free
 
Clinical Key
ClinicalKey contains all the content previously available from MDConsult plus much more, including over 1,100 additional medical and surgical e-books, over 500 e-journals, over 13,000 Elsevier medical and surgical videos, and more than 3.7 million images. ClinicalKey will also provide access to the popular Clinics titles, First Consult point of care content, and procedural videos from Procedures Consult.
Register & login to personalize your Clinical Key. Quick Reference Card (pdf)  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
ClinicalTrials.gov
A registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.   Free
 
ClinVar
A resource under development to provide a public, tracked record of reported relationships among human variation and observed health status.  Genetics, Medicine, Molecular Biology Free
 
CloneDB (formerly Clone Registry)
A database that integrates information about clones and libraries, including sequence data, map positions and distributor information.   Free
 
Cochrane Library
A collection of databases that contain high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. Browse Systematic Reviews, A-Z.
Cochrane Clinical Answers (CCAs)
How to use the Cochrane Library   1988 to present. University of Utah only
 
Code of Federal Regulations, CFR (FDsys)
"is the codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the Federal Government. It is divided into 50 titles that represent broad areas subject to Federal regulation. Each volume of the CFR is updated once each calendar year and is issued on a quarterly basis" From GPO Access.  1996 to present. Free
 
Coffee Break (NLM)
A collection of short stories and interactive tutorials about recent biomedical discoveries.  NLM Free
 
CogNet
MIT CogNet is an online location for the brain and cognitive science community’s scientific research and interchange. It provides resources for those interested in primary research across the range of fields concerned with understanding the nature of the human mind, such as artificial intelligence, linguistics, neuroscience, psychology, philosophy and education. The database's collection includes electronic books, journals, conference proceedings, calls for papers and grey literature. CogNet provides searchable access to ten major reference works published by the MIT Press, over 530 MIT Press books in full-text PDF, the full text of six MIT Press journals, and abstracts from more than 25 journals from other publishers like Cambridge University Press, the British Psychological Society, Kingston Press, Ltd., and Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. cognitive and brain science titles, and more.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
Common Chemistry
This database contains the CAS Registry Number®, chemical names (both formal and common), molecular formulas, and structures or sequences for ~7800 chemicals of widespread general public interest. These substances are of global commercial use or importance and have been cited 1,000 or more times in the CAS Databases. Examples of substances included are aspirin, biotin, benzoyl peroxide, and boric acid. The Common Chemistry database also includes all 118 elements of the Periodic Table, although not all of the elements may meet the 1,000 references threshold. Links to Wikipedia records (when available) have been provided by the Wikipedia Chemicals WikiProject in collaboration with Chemical Abstracts Service. Help.  Current. Free
 
Comparative Toxicogenomics Database (CTD)
Contains manually curated data describing cross-species chemical-gene/protein interactions and chemical-and gene-disease relationships.  Environmental Health, Genetics, Toxicology Free
 
Compendex ARCHIVE (EI)
Interdisciplinary engineering database of over 9 million records referencing 5,000 engineering journals and conference materials. Access current information in Compendex through Scopus.  1884 - 1969 University of Utah only
 
Computational Resources from NCBI Structure Group
A centralized resource covering databases and tools to help in the study of macromolecular structures, conserved domains and protein classification, small molecules and their biological activity, biological pathways, and systems.   Free
 
Computer Source
Computer Source contains nearly 300 full-text journals and magazines covering topics such as computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software. The collection focuses on providing researchers with the latest information and current trends in high technology. Search this database on your mobile device!  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Computing Reviews
Computing Reviews provides reviews of computer science literature and links directly to the full text of the items being reviewed. The site is updated daily and allows users to browse reviews within date ranges and subjects, create personalized filters for searches, and set up alerts to receive updates on topics or sources of interest.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
Conference Papers Index
The Conference Papers Index database provides citations to papers and poster sessions presented at major scientific meetings around the world. Subject emphasis since 1995 has been in the life sciences, environmental sciences and the aquatic sciences, while older material also covers physics, engineering and materials science. Information in this database is focused on the fields of Agriculture, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Forestry, Biology, Environmental Science, Soil Science, Biotechnology, and Clinical Medicine.  1982 - present. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
Congressional Bills (FDsys)
contains all published versions of bills from the 103rd (1993-1994) Congress forward.  1993 - present. Free
 
Congressional Universe (LexisNexis)
Comprehensive access to U.S. legislative information from Congressional Information Service, Inc.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Consensus CDS (CCDS)
A collaborative effort to identify a core set of human and mouse protein coding regions that are consistently annotated and of high quality.   Free
 
Conserved Domains Database (CDD)
Collection of sequence alignments and profiles representing protein domains conserved in molecular evolution.  NCBI Free
 
Cosmetic and Toiletry Formulations Database
Comprising the 8 acclaimed print volumes by Ernest Flick together with thousands of updated and new formulas, more than 10,000 formulations are included in this unique database on the Knovel platform. All formulations contain a listing of ingredients and their percent weight.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
CQ Researcher
Explores a single "hot" issue in the news in depth each week, with 44 reports produced each year including four expanded reports, on topics ranging from social and teen issues to environment, health, education and science and technology. [Multiple Users: unlimited.]  1923 - present. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
CRC Handbook of Chemistry & Physics
Since the first volume in 1913, the Handbook of Chemistry and Physics has been revised annually except for a few wartime years and has grown steadily, in both size and diversity of information, to become the most widely used source of data for chemists, physicists, and professionals in related fields of science.   University of Utah only
 
Credo Reference
Credo Reference provides access to full-text, aggregated reference content covering a variety of major subject areas. The database contains well over 3,000,000 full-text entries in over 500 reference books, collected from more than 70 publishers. The entries are drawn from encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographies, quotations, and other sources. Credo is designed as a research tool and provides the ability to search, map, save, organize, and cross-reference the information in the collection.  Coverage varies by title. University of Utah only
 
CRISP - see NIH RePorter
CRISP (Computer Retrieval of Information on Scientific Projects) is no longer available. See NIH RePorter, "an electronic tool that allows users to search a repository of NIH-funded research projects and access publications and patents resulting from NIH funding."  Varies. Free
 

 

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Daily Med (NLM)
Provides high quality information about marketed drugs, including FDA labels (package inserts).  Current coverage. Free
 
DARE (Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects)
"DARE (Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects) is focused primarily on systematic reviews that evaluate the effects of health care interventions and the delivery and organisation of health services. The database also includes reviews of the wider determinants of health such as housing, transport, and social care where these impact directly on health, or have the potential to impact on health." Search DARE via the Centre for Reviews and Dissemination. Note also that searching the TRIP database includes DARE.  Current coverage. Free
 
DART, Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology Database (TOXNET)
"Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology and Environmental Teratology Information Center - Current and older literature on developmental and reproductive toxicology." A TOXNET® database.   Free
 
Database of Expressed Sequence Tags (dbEST)
A division of GenBank that contains short single-pass reads of cDNA (transcript) sequences. dbEST can be searched directly through the Nucleotide EST Database.   Free
 
Database of Genotype and Phenotype (dbGaP)
Data from genome wide association (GWA) studies, which aim to establish associations between genotype and phenotype information to elucidate the link between genes and disease.  NCBI Free
 
Database of Major Histocompatibility Complex (dbMHC)
An open, publicly accessible platform where the Human Leukocyte Antigen system (HLA) community can submit, edit, view, and exchange data related to the human Major Histocompatibility Complex.   Free
 
Database of Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (dbSNP)
Includes single nucleotide polymorphisms, microsatellites, and small-scale insertions and deletions. Contains population-specific frequency and genotype data, as well as mapping information for both neutral polymorphisms and clinical mutations.   Free
 
Deseret News
Utah statewide newspaper. This database provides access to the full text of the Deseret News via their official website, with archival coverage back to 1988. The newspaper is based in Salt Lake City, and focuses its coverage on both local, state, and national events. Most of the information is also available through Access World News back to 1998. Click Here to access the Deseret News via Access World News  1988 - present. University of Utah & UALC
 
Dietary Supplements Labels Database
The Dietary Supplement Label Database (DSLD) contains the full label contents from a sample of dietary supplement products marketed in the U.S. The DSLD is a joint project of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) and National Library of Medicine (NLM).  NLM Free
 
DIRLINE (archived)
The National Library of Medicine's online database containing location and descriptive information about a wide variety of information resources including organizations, research resources, projects, and databases concerned with health and biomedicine. DIRLINE Factsheet  Archived. No updated as of 10/01/13. Free
 
Disaster Information
Health information resources and informatics research related to disasters of natural, accidental, or deliberate origin.  NLM Free
 
Dissertations & Theses: Full Text
Dissertations & Theses: Full Text provides access to millions of searchable citations to dissertations and theses from around the world, available from 1861 to the present day. The database offers the full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and retrospective full-text coverage for many older graduate works. Over a million of these dissertations are available for download in PDF format, and over 2.1 million are available for purchase as printed copies. More than 70,000 new full-text dissertations and theses are added to the database each year through dissertation publishing partnerships with over 700 academic institutions worldwide and collaborative retrospective digitization of dissertations through UMI's Digital Archiving and Access Program. Full-text dissertations are archived as submitted by the degree-granting institution.  1861 - present. University of Utah only
 
DOE/OSTI E-print network

Covers research mainly in physics but also in chemistry, biology and life sciences, materials science, nuclear sciences and engineering, energy research, computer and information technologies, and other disciplines.Provides a distributed search across e-print archives.   Free
 
Domains & Structures (NCBI)
Databases, tools and downloads on domains and structures from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI.)  NCBI Free
 
Drug Facts and Comparisons® (via Facts & Comparisons®)
A comprehensive drug information compendium. Organized by therapeutic drug classes, the format is designed to provide a wide scope of drug information in a manner that facilitates evaluations and comparisons. A comprehensive index of generic and trade name drugs, a detailed outline for each therapeutic section, and numerous cross references within monographs enable the reader to quickly locate needed information.   Health Sciences Center only
 
Drug Information Portal (NLM)
Gateway to current and accurate drug information from NLM and to other key government agencies. See FAQs.  NLM Free
 
Drug Interaction Facts® (via Facts & Comparisons®)
More than 1,200 interactions monographs detailing thousands of possible drug interactions. Each monograph includes the interacting drugs, a five-point significance rating, and details about the onset, severity and documentation of each interaction. Also included are descriptions of the effects, mechanism and management, as well as a brief review and assessment of the studies used to document the interaction. Primary references for the monograph are cited and linked to the National Institutes of Health journal search engine PubMed to accommodate further research when desired. Advantages include multiple ways to perform quick searching by trade or generic drug names or the drug class and hyperlinks that reference both internal and external resources.  Updated monthly. Health Sciences Center only
 
DrugBank
The DrugBank database is a unique bioinformatics and cheminformatics resource that combines detailed drug (i.e. chemical, pharmacological and pharmaceutical) data with comprehensive drug target (i.e. sequence, structure, and pathway) information.   Free
 
DynaMed
Point of care information for healthcare professionals. DynaMed contains clinically organized summaries of more than 3.200 topics and is updated daily from review of the research literature."  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 

 

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e-Molecules
An openly accessible search engine for chemical structures, eMolecules is a database of 8 million unique chemical structures from 22 million sources and chemical data from more than 150 suppliers, with standard quarterly updates and weekly updates as necessary. Reference links to many prominent sources of public data for spectra, physical properties and biological data, including NIST WebBook, National Cancer Institute, DrugBank and PubChem. Read more on what is eMolecules.   Free
 
E-Print Network
Biology and Medicine Collection. The E-print Network is a service of the Department of Education/OSTI that consists of electronic scientific and technical information created by scientists and research engineers active in their respective fields, all of which is full-text searchable. The E-print Network is intended for use by scientists, engineers, and students at advanced levels. The collection contains over 35,300 websites and databases worldwide containing over 5.5 million e-prints in basic and applied sciences, primarily in physics but also including subject areas such as chemistry, biology and life sciences, materials science, nuclear sciences and engineering, energy research, computer and information technologies, and other disciplines of interest to the Department of Energy.  Current coverage. Free
 
ebrary
A catalog of e-books. Read all online free with downloadable ebrary reader; printing or downloading is charged to your credit card. Browse the Medicine subject list of >2700 titles.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
EBSCO eBooks
Provides access to a collection of eBooks from over 60 publishers, including Springer, Taylor & Francis and Wiley InterScience. The collection covers a variety of subjects, and allows users to search, cite, browse, and read the full text of the eBooks online, and in some cases (when permission is available) download eBooks for offline reading.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
Ebscohost Web Databases.
Lists all databases available via EBSCO, including Academic Search Premier, Health Source Consumer, Health Source Nursing/Academic, CINAHL, Business Source Premier and many others. Some full-text articles are available. Ebscohost Mobile.  Coverage varies. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
Education Full Text + ERIC
Previously "Education Abstracts." Provides full-text of articles online, as well as bibliographic citations from 1994.  Current coverage. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
eFacts - see Facts & Comparisons®
Online drug information including Drug Facts and Comparisons, Drug Interaction FactsTM, The Review of Natural Products, Med Facts Patient Information, Off-Label Facts, Clinical Calculators and more.  Current coverage. Health Sciences Center only
 
eJournals for University of Utah
Master list of full text online journals for the University of Utah community. Some titles are free, but most are licensed for University of Utah users.
HINT: Use Citation Linker to find specific citation.
  Coverage varies by title. University of Utah only
 
Embase - a trial (Sept. 15 - Dec. 15, 2014)
EMBASE is a key resource for generating systemic reviews, supporting effective evidence-based medicine and drug and medical device tracking. EMBASE includes over 8,400 journals from around the world and offers particularly strong coverage of European literature and titles in the area of drugs and pharmacology. Overlap between MEDLINE and EMBASE is estimated to be about 60% at the journal level, meaning that EMBASE offers about 40% unique materials that cannot be found in MEDLINE.  1947 - present. Selected content back to 1902. University of Utah only
 
eMedicine
"open access comprehensive medical textbook for all clinical fields." Free, but (Medscape) registration required.  Current coverage. Free
 
Encyclopedia Britannica
Encyclopedia Britannica provides access to the online content of the Encyclopedia Britannica, which is a scholarly, English-language encyclopedia aimed at educated adults, and written by about 100 full-time editors and more than 4,000 expert contributors. The content of the Encyclopedia is updated regularly as new information is added.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Encyclopedia of Life
This database is a collaboration between several institutions (Biodiversity Heritage Library, Field Museum of Natural History, Harvard University, Marine Biological Laboratory, Missouri Botanical Garden and Smithsonian Institution) and many contributors, which focus on describing the approximate 1.8 million known species of life on earth. Information on a given species will usually include taxonomy, geographic distribution, collections, genetics, evolutionary history, morphology, behavior, ecological relationships, and importance for human well being. The encyclopedia is an ongoing project with new species and information being continuously added.  Current coverage. Free
 
EndNote Web / EndNote Online
Software to track and manage your citations. Free to University of Utah affiliates - create your own account from a computer on campus.
EndNote Web Tutorials   University of Utah only
 
Engineering Village
This link provides access to the content of two databases from Engineering Village, Compendex and Inspec. Compendex is a bibliographic database of engineering research which contains over ten million references and abstracts taken from over 6,000 scholarly journals, trade magazines, conference proceedings and technical papers. The subjects covered by this database include nuclear technology, bioengineering, transportation, chemical and process engineering, light and optical technology, agricultural engineering and food technology, computers and data processing, applied physics, electronics and communications, control, civil, mechanical, materials, petroleum, aerospace and automotive engineering as well as narrower subtopics within all these and other major engineering fields. More than 650,000 new records are added to the database annually from over 190 disciplines and major specialties within engineering. Compendex is updated weekly. Inspec is a bibliographic database providing access to scientific literature in electrical engineering, electronics, physics, control engineering, information technology, communications, computers, computing, and manufacturing and production engineering. The database contains over 11.2 million bibliographic records from scientific and technical journals and conference proceedings. Approximately 600,000 new records are added to the database annually. Inspec's online coverage is from 1969 to the present, and records are updated weekly.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Environmental Health and Toxicology Information
Portal to numerous NLM databases and resources in environmental health and toxicology. From the National Library of Medicine.  NLM Free
 
Epigenomics
This resource provides a unique interface to search and navigate epigenomic data in the context of biological sample information, as well as tools to select, download and view multiple sets of epigenomic data as tracks on genome browsers.   Free
 
Epocrates Online
"FREE web-based drug reference includes the same prescribing and safety information that's available in Epocrates Rx® free handheld software, as well as patient education handouts and full-color pill pictures."  Current coverage. Free
 
ERIC (Ebscohost)
References to thousands of educational topics from the Educational Resources Information Center. Includes journal articles, books, theses, curriculi, conference papers, and standards and guidelines.  1966 - present. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
ERIC (U.S. Dept. of Education)
The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) is a digital library of education-related resources, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences of the U.S. Department of Education, that consists primarily of electronic bibliographic records describing journal and non-journal literature. Now includes access to full-text materials formerly available through EDRS.  1966 to present. Free
 
Ethnic NewsWatch
A full-text collection of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.  1990 - present. University of Utah only
 

 

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Facts & Comparisons®
Facts & Comparisons® eAnswers is the primary source for drug information for pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals, and provides drug information, interactions, herbal information, and patient medication handouts seamlessly, updated, and customized to suit your needs. Includes Drug Facts and Comparisons, Drug Interaction FactsTM, The Review of Natural Products, Med Facts Patient Information, Off-Label Facts, Clinical Calculators and more.  Updated frequently. Health Sciences Center only
 
Faculty of 1000 / F1000Prime
Personalized recommendations of the best research articles in biology and medicine by the world's largest group of leading scientists and clinicians - the F1000Prime Faculty.
Fast and comprehensive identification and assessment of the best research articles in biology and medicine by the world's largest group of leading scientists and clinicians. F1000Prime provides researchers with a personalized literature service using a collection of innovative tools and resources.
Check out F1000 Journal Clubs to create, manage and organize your journal club.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Family & Society Studies Worldwide
The world's most comprehensive, systematic, and non-evaluative resource of research, policy, and practice literature in the fields of Family Science, Human Ecology, and Human Development. [5 simultaneous users.]  1970 - present. University of Utah only
 
FDsys
GPO's Federal Digital System provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.  Coverage varies. Free
 
FedBizOpps
Commercial vendors seeking Federal markets for their products and services (over $25,000) can search, monitor and retrieve opportunities solicited by the entire Federal contracting community.  Current coverage. Free
 
Federal Register (FDsys)
The official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of Federal agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other presidential documents.  1994 - prseent. Free
 
Films on Demand
This streaming media database provides access to a large collection of educational films which can be streamed online. Some of the publishers whose films appear in this database are ABC News, American Experience, TED, BBC Films, Frontline, NOVA, PBS, Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Ken Burns, The Open University, and California Newsreel, among others. Films may be viewed individually or used by faculty as instructional material for courses.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
Firstsearch Databases (OCLC)
Provides access to the FirstSearch Databases available at the Marriott Library, including the PAIS Archive, GPO, WorldCat, and Papers First.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
Foundation Directory
The Foundation Directory provides a variety of information about foundations, corporate giving programs, and grantmaking public charities. Over 120,000 profiles, 1,000,000 searchable IRS forms, and numerous maps and charts of grants data are contained in this database.   University of Utah only
 
Funding (SciVal)
SciVal Funding allows users to search out and match funding opportunities from a variety of sources, including governments, private entities, corporations, and many other miscellaneous organizations. The database currently contains over 15,000 funding opportunities, as well as historical data on over 2.5 million awarded grants which can be used to evaluate current proposals. NOTE: If you have any questions about this database, please contact the Office of Sponsored Projects at 801.581.4913.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 

 

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Gale Health and Wellness Resource Center
A comprehensive resource for libraries, schools, and hospitals that provides integrated access to medical, statistical, health, and related information. Health & Wellness Resource Center delivers up-to-date reference material as well as full-text magazines, journals, pamphlets, and video from a wide variety of authoritative medical sources.  Current. University of Utah only
 
GenBank
the NIH genetic sequence database, is an annotated collection of all publicly available DNA sequences.GenBank is part of the International Nucleotide Sequence Database Collaboration, which is comprised of the DNA DataBank of Japan (DDBJ), the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), and GenBank at NCBI. These three organizations exchange data on a daily basis. Fact Page  Current coverage. Free
 
GenderWatch
A full-text collection of international journals, magazines, newsletters, regional publications, special reports and conference proceedings devoted to women's and gender issues.  1970 - present. University of Utah only
 
Gene
Database of gene-specific information. Each record represents a single gene from a given organism and can include, as available, nomenclature, map, sequence, expression, structure, functional, and homology data.  NLM. Free
 
Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) Database
A public functional genomics data repository supporting MIAME-compliant data submissions. Array- and sequence-based data are accepted and tools are provided to help users query and download experiments and curated gene expression profiles.   Free
 
Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) DataSets
A component of the Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) repository that contains submitter-supplied records (known as "GEO Series"), which summarize individual experiments, plus GEO DataSets that are assembled by GEO staff. A DataSet represents a collection of biologically- and statistically-comparable samples processed using the same platform.  NCBI. Free
 
Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) Profiles
Individual gene expression and molecular abundance profiles assembled from the Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) repository. A Profile consists of the expression measurements for an individual gene across all Samples in a DataSet.   Free
 
Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) Profiles
Individual gene expression and molecular abundance profiles assembled from the Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) repository. A Profile consists of the expression measurements for an individual gene across all Samples in a DataSet.  NCBI. Free
 
GENE-TOX (Genetic Toxicology DataBank)
GENE-TOX provides genetic toxicology (mutagenicity) test data from expert peer review of open scientific literature for more than 3,000 chemicals from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). GENE-TOX was established to select assay systems for evaluation, review data in the scientific literature, and recommend proper testing protocols and evaluation procedures for these systems.  1991 - 1998. No longer updated. Free
 
GeneCards
GeneCards is a searchable, integrated, database of human genes that provides concise genomic related information, on all known and predicted human genes.  Current coverage. Free
 
genenames.org
genenames.org is a curated online repository of HGNC-approved gene nomenclature, gene families and associated resources including links to genomic, proteomic and phenotypic information.
HGNC is responsible for approving unique symbols and names for human loci, including protein coding genes, RNA genes and pseudogenes, to allow unambiguous scientific communication.  Current coverage. Free
 
Genetic & Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)
Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD), a collaborative effort of two agencies of the National Institutes of Health, The Office of Rare Diseases Research (ORDR) and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) to help people find useful information about genetic conditions and rare diseases.  Current coverage. Free
 
Genetic Testing Registry (GTR) [replaces GeneTests]
A free, centralized voluntary registry of comprehensive genetic test information covering clinical and research tests for Mendelian disorders and drug responses including multigenic, array-based, biochemical, cytogenetic, and molecular tests.   Free
 
Genetics Home Reference
Genetic conditions and the genes or chromosomes responsible. Fact Sheet.  Current coverage. Free
 
Genome (NCBI)
The whole genomes of over 1000 viruses and over 100 microbes ...  Current coverage. Free
 
Genome Project
Searchable collection of complete and incomplete (in-progress) large-scale sequencing, assembly, annotation, and mapping projects for cellular organisms. The Entrez Genome Project database provides an umbrella view of the status of each genome project, links to project data in the other Entrez databases, and links to a variety of other NCBI and external resources associated with a given genome project.  NCBI. Free
 
Genome Reference Consortium (GRC)
Maintains responsibility for the human and mouse reference genomes and works to correct misrepresented loci and to close remaining assembly gaps. Also seeks to provide alternate assemblies for complex or structurally variant genomic loci.   Free
 
GitHub
Powerful collaboration, code review, and code management for open source and private projects.   Free
 
Goodman & Gilman's Pharmacologic Basis of Therapeutics
The "bible of pharmacology" includes the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamices of therapeutics.  Latest edition. University of Utah only
 
GoogleScholar
Search scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles.
Tip for UU affiliates - add Library Link to get licensed fulltext:
  • Click on Scholar Preferences.
  • Type "University of Utah" in the 'Library Links' section.
  • Check both "University of Utah - Get It at UofU" and "Open WorldCat - Library Search"
  • Click Save preferences.
  • Start searching with links to the University of Utah Libraries' resources (authenticate with your uNID to access these resources).
  Coverage varies. Free
 
GPO Access see FDsys
The U.S. Government Printing Office, GPO's Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.  Coverage varies. Free
 
Greenfile
This database focuses on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with well-researched but accessible information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. Titles covered include: Bioscience (back to 1964), Conservation Biology (back to 1987), Journal of Ecology (back to 1913) and Journal of Environmental Planning & Management (back to 1948). The total number of records is approximately 295,000, and full text is provided for more than 4,600 records from open access titles. Search this database on your mobile device!  Coverage varies. Free
 

 

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HAPI, Health And Psychosocial Instruments
Measurement instruments for clinical conditions or treatment outcomes, HAPI features material on unpublished information-gathering tools for clinicians. Over 2/3 of the tools are in medical and nursing areas. Produced by Behavioral Measurement Database Services. Single user access; please log off when finished. Info Sheet (pdf)  1985 - present. University of Utah only
 
Harrison's Online
An updated medical database of the world-leading textbook of medicine, Harrisons Principles of Internal Medicine, edited by Eugence Braunwald.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
HazMap
Links jobs and hazardous tasks with occupational diseases and their symptoms. "Haz-Map is an occupational health database designed for health and safety professionals and for consumers seeking information about the health effects of exposure to chemicals and biologicals at work." A TOXNET® database.  NLM. Free
 
HEAL: Health Education Assets Library
Free, high-quality digital materials for health sciences education. HEAL is a digital repository that allows medical educators to discover, download, and re-use over 22,000 medical education resources.   Free
 
Health And Psychosocial Instruments, HAPI
A database of evaluation and measurement tools designed to facilitate health and psychosocial studies. See full description under HAPI.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
Health and Wellness Resource Center (Gale)
A comprehensive resource for libraries, schools, and hospitals that provides integrated access to medical, statistical, health, and related information. Health & Wellness Resource Center delivers up-to-date reference material as well as full-text magazines, journals, pamphlets, and video from a wide variety of authoritative medical sources.  Current. University of Utah only
 
Health Data Standards and Privacy (NLM)
NLM participation in Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) activities.  NLM. Free
 
Health Hotlines
Toll-free telephone numbers for various health-related services.  NLM. Free
 
Health Services and Sciences Research Resources (HSRR)
Research datasets and instruments/indices from the National Library of Medicine.  NLM. Free
 
Health Services Research & Health Care Technology
Improving the collection, storage, analysis, retrieval, and dissemination of health services research. Fact Sheet.  Current coverage. Free
 
Health Services Research Projects (HSRProj)
Ongoing grants and contracts in health services research from the National Library of Medicine.  NLM. Free
 
Health Services Technology Assessment Texts (HSTAT)
Full-text documents providing health information and supporting health care decision making.  NLM. Free
 
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Search for information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Health Source -Consumer Edition features searchable full text for over 190 journals including Consumer Reports on Health and Mens Health, as well as abstracts and indexing for over 205 general health, nutrition and professional health care publications. Ebscohost.  Current coverage. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
Health Source: Nursing/Academic
Provides nearly 600 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines and also features abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals. Includes access to Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary. Search this database on your mobile device!  Coverage varies. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
healthfinder
A gateway to consumer health information from the United States government.  Current coverage. Free
 
Healthy People 2020 Structured Evidence Queries
One-click PubMed search strategies related to Healthy People 2020 public health objectives.   Free
 
Herbal Interaction Facts® (via Facts & Comparisons®)
Organized by herbal product, Drug Interaction Facts: Herbal Supplements and Food allows the health professional to answer consumers questions regarding safety issues concerning possible drug-herb and drug-food interactions. It includes more than 100 monographs and discusses the interactions significance, onset, severity, documentation, mechanism and more.  Current coverage. Health Sciences Center only
 
Highwire Press
Division of the Stanford University Libraries producing online versions of peer-reviewed journals and scholarly content.  Coverage varies University of Utah only
 
Historical Statistics of the United States
United States Historical Statistics - Statistical Abstracts from the U.S. Census Bureau  1878 - present Free
 
History of Medicine (NLM)
One of the world's richest collections of historical material related to human health and disease. See History of Medicine Finding Aids.   Free
 
HIV InSite
provides complete, unbiased information on HIV/AIDS, with links to other sites that offer high-quality, useful information.' From the University of California San Franciscos Center for HIV Information (CHI), whose mission is to advance the prevention and care of HIV infection and related illnesses worldwide.  Current coverage. Free
 
HIV/AIDS Information (NLM)
Links to journal literature, clinical trials and treatment information, meeting abstracts, and other scientific and consumer-related resources. From the Specialized Information Services at NLM, the National Library of Medicine.  Current coverage. Free
 
HomoloGene
System for automated detection of homologs among the annotated genes of several completely sequenced eukaryotic genomes.  NCBI. Free
 
HouseholdProducts
"inks over 5,000 consumer brands to health effects from Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) provided by the manufacturers and allows scientists and consumers to research products based on chemical ingredients." A TOXNET® database.  Current coverage. Free
 
HSDB (NLM)
Hazardous Substances Data Bank - Broad scope in human and animal toxicity, safety and handling, environmental fate, and more. Scientifically peer-reviewed. Fact Sheet  Current coverage. Free
 
HSR Information Central (NLM)
is a gateway serving the information deeds of the Health Services Research community. From the National Library of Medicine.  Current coverage. Free
 
HSTAT, Health Services/Technology Assessment Text
Full-text documents providing health information and supporting health care decision making.  NLM. Free
 

 

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IBIS-PH
The State of Utah's, Department of Health, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health (IBIS-PH). This site provides statistical numerical data as well as contextual information on the health status of Utahns and the state of Utah's health care system.  Current coverage. Free
 
Images from the History of Medicine (NLM)
Images in the prints and photograph collection of the History of Medicine Division (HMD)of the National Library of Medicine.   Free
 
Index Catalogue (NLM)
National Library of Medicine digital version of the printed Index-Catalogue of the Library of the Surgeon General's Office (IndexCat). Use to find historical literature.  Coverage from Antiquity through 1950 imprints. Free
 
Influenza Virus Resource (NLM(
Provides researchers with a growing collection of virus sequences essential to the identification of the genetic determinants of influenza pathogenicity.  NLM. Free
 
INSPEC (IE)
Inspec is a bibliographic database providing access to scientific literature in electrical engineering, electronics, physics, control engineering, information technology, communications, computers, computing, and manufacturing and production engineering. The database contains over 11.2 million bibliographic records from scientific and technical journals and conference proceedings. Inspec's online coverage is from 1898 to the present, and records are updated weekly, with approximately 600,000 new records added to the database annually.  1989 - present. University of Utah only
 
Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS)
Hazard identification and dose-response assessments on chemicals. A Toxnet database.  Current coverage. Free
 
Interaction Resources (via Facts & Comparisons®)
Drug and herbal interaction resources from Facts & Comparisons®.  Current coverage. Health Sciences Center only
 
International Atomic Energy Agency
The IAEA is a leading publisher in the nuclear field. Its scientific and technical publications cover fifteen subject areas. They include proceedings of major international conferences, as well as international guides, codes, and standards.   Free
 
International Clinical Trials Registry Platform (ICTRP) Search Portal (WHO)
The ICTRP Search Portal aims to provide a single point of access to information about ongoing and completed clinical trials. It provides a searchable database containing the trial registration data sets made available by data providers around the world meeting criteria for content and quality control.   Free
 
International Pharmaceutical Abstracts, IPA
Produced by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists(ASHP,) coverage includes clinical and technical drug information, pharmacy practice, pharmaceutical education, and legal aspects of pharmacy and drugs. All U.S. state pharmacy journals are indexed as well as most publications on cosmetics.  1970 to present. University of Utah only
 
International Toxicity Estimates for Risk (ITER)
Risk information on chemicals from several authoritative organizations worldwide.  Current coverage. Free
 
IOP-Institute of Physics Journals
All the electronic journals from the Institute of Physics.  Coverage varies. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
IR - the Institutional Repository of the University of Utah
USpace is an open archive of the intellectual capital and scholarly materials of the University of Utah.  Coverage varies. Open Access
 
IRIS (TOXNET)
IRIS contains data in support of human health risk assessment, including hazard identification and dose-response assessments. It is compiled by the U.S. EPA and contains descriptive and quantitative information related to human cancer and non-cancer health effects that may result from exposure to substances in the environment. IRIS data is reviewed by EPA scientists and represents EPA consensus. Updated several times a year.  Current coverage. Free
 
ITER
Risk information on chemicals from several authoritative organizations worldwide. A TOXNET® database.  Current coverage. Free
 

 

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Journal Citation Reports: Science and Social Sciences
The Journal Citation Reports are available in two editions: the Science Edition, which covers about 5,000 leading international science journals from the ISI database, and the Social Sciences Edition, which covers about 1,600 leading international social sciences journals from the ISI database. Both show analytical data about journals like highest impact, most frequent use, largest journals, etc.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
JOURNALS @ Ovid
Ovid database search, allows simultaneous searching across Ovid databases and journals that the University of Utah subscribes to. Includes the Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Journal Collection archive.  Coverage varies. (1 user for current subscriptions.) University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
Journals Database (NLM)
Look up journals cited in any of the Entrez databases, including PubMed. NCBI, National Center for Biotechnology Informatin and NLM, National Library of Medicine.  Coverage varies. Free
 
JSTOR
An electronic fulltext archive of older journal articles, initially focusing on the humanities and the social sciences. See Collections & Journals for coverage.  Coverage varies. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 

 

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Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology Online
Valued as "the best reference of chemical technology" since the first edition was published in 1949, and written by prominent scholars from industry, academia, and research institutions, the Encyclopedia brings together and treats systematically facts on the properties, manufacturing, and uses of chemicals and materials, processes, and engineering principles, coupled with insights into current research, emerging technologies and economic aspects. Environmental and health concerns are also addressed.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Knovel Online Interactive Books and Databases
Technical reference information to over a thousand full text titles in science and engineering areas. Search for titles or Browse by Subjects such as:
  • Biochemistry, Biology & Biotechnology
  • Food Science
  • Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics & Toiletries
  • Safety & Industrical Hygiene
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LactMed - Drugs and Lactation Database
"A peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Among the data included are maternal and infant levels of drugs, possible effects on breastfed infants and on lactation, and alternate drugs to consider." A TOXNET® database.   Free
 
Legal Collection
This database contains full text for more than 260 of the world's most respected, scholarly law journals. The Legal Collection is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world. Search this database on your mobile device!  Current coverage. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
LegalTrac, Legal Periodicals Index
Indexes major law reviews, law-related journal articles and legal newspaper articles.  1980 - present. University of Utah only
 
LeisureTourism Database
Formerly Leisuretourism.com, compiled each year from over 280 serials, reports, conference papers, and books, it covers the social, economic, and environmental aspects of leisure, recreation, sport, tourism and hospitality activities, facilities, products and services.  1974 to the present. University of Utah only
 
Lexicomp Mobile - see note for code

LexiComp Online is available to the University of Utah community.

To gain access to Lexi-Comp On Hand please send email to ehsl-reference@lists.utah.edu from your University of Utah email account. (Please include your device type, iPhoneor Pocket PC.)   Health Sciences Center only
 
Lexicomp Online
Health information content focusing on pharmacology, diagnostic procedures and laboratory tests, natural products, dentistry, infectious diseases, and patient education.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
LexisNexis Academic
Provides access to a wide range of current news, business, legal, and reference information. Search is of title, byline and lead paragraph; the full text is retrieved.  Coverage varies, University of Utah only
 
LexisNexis Congressional Universe
The world's most comprehensive access to U.S. legislative information from Congressional Information Service, Inc. Includes congressional publications, members and committees, full text of proposed legislation and more. The University of Utah additionally subscribes to Congressional Indexes 1789-1972.  Current coverage. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
LexisNexis U.S. Government Periodicals Index
Covers approximately 170 key U.S. government periodicals from 1992-present. Offers precise access to articles with substantive research, reference, or general interest value.  1992 - present. University of Utah only
 
Library Catalog
Find what's available in print or electronically at the University of Utah libraries - Eccles Health Sciences, Marriott and Quinney Law libraries.   Free
 
Library of Congress Catalog
A database of approximately 12 million records representing books, serials, computer files, manuscripts, cartographic materials, music, sound recordings, and visual materials in the Library's collections. The Online Catalog also provides references, notes, circulation status, and information about materials still in the acquisitions stage.   Free
 
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
Formerly Information Science & Technology Abstracts (ISTA). EBSCO continues ISTA's coverage (beginning in 1960) and increases the amount of library science covered. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, and information management, the information industry. LISTA indexes more than 600 periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings  1960 - present. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
LILACS - Latin American and Caribbean Health Sciences
"a cooperative database of the VHL network that covers the health sciences literature published in the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean since 1982. It contains more than 400.000 records and includes articles from about 1.300 of the most well-known journals in the health area, from which about 730 ones are indexed. The database also contains other documents such as theses, chapters of theses, books, chapters of books, congress and conference proceedings, technical and scientific reports and governmental publications."  Coverage varies. Open Access
 
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
Covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics. Complete coverage is also given to various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics.  1973 - present. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
List of Serials Indexed for Online Users
Bibliographic information for serials indexed in MEDLINE (available in both PDF and XML).  NLM. Free
 
LIVERTOX
LIVERTOX provides up-to-date, accurate, and easily accessed information on the diagnosis, cause, frequency, patterns, and management of liver injury attributable to prescription and nonprescription medications, herbals and dietary supplements. LIVERTOX also includes a case registry that will enable scientific analysis and better characterization of the clinical patterns of liver injury.  Coverage = 2003 - 2011. Free
 
LocatorPlus®
The National Library of Medicine's Catalog of books, journals, and audiovisuals and access points to other medical research tools.   Free
 
LWW Collection on Journals @ OVID
140 clinical journals from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Provided by the Nursing Initiative of the Utah Academic Library Consortium.  Coverage varies by journal. University of Utah only
 

 

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Malaria Research Resources
Supports African scientists and malaria researchers.   Free
 
Marriott Library's Article Databases & Electronic Resources
University of Utah Users can access more than 500 databases across multiple disciplines.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
MasterFILE Premier
Access to information on a broad range of topics including general interest, business, health and multi-cultural.  1975 to present. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
Materials Research Database
Link to a selection of materials science databases from Cambridge Scientific Abstracts, inlcluding Metadex, Corrosion Abstracts, Mechanical Engineering Abstracts, and NTIS.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
MAUDE - Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience (FDA)
The MAUDE database houses medical device reports submitted to the FDA by mandatory reporters 1 (manufacturers, importers and device user facilities) and voluntary reporters such as health care professionals, patients and consumers.   Free
 
MD Consult
Full-text access to over 30 medical texts, 40 clinical journals, practice guidelines, drug information, patient education handouts, CME, and daily medical updates customized to your specialty.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Med Facts: Patient Drug Info® (via Facts & Comparisons®)
Supplements verbal patient counseling with a printed patient information sheet. Facts and Comparisons designed Patient Drug Facts to aid health care professionals in patient education, counseling and drug therapy management. From this came Med Facts, an indispensable tool to help pharmacists meet OBRA requirements and an easy-to-understand guide for patients. In English and Spanish.  Current coverage. Health Sciences Center only
 
MedCalc3000 (Stat!Ref)
MedCalc 3000 is a unique computerized medical reference and tool set. MedCalc 3000 encompasses a wide array of pertinent medical formulae, clinical criteria sets and decision tree analysis tools used everyday by clinicians, medical educators, nurses and health care students of all types. With the growing emphasis and application of Evidence Based Medicine, there has never been a greater need for a system such as MedCalc 3000. Medical error detection and elimination are also hot topics in the new millennium. MedCalc 3000 can help in these areas as well. To practice, teach and learn medicine based on solid, literature based data, practitioners are easily overwhelmed by the breadth of information that they must master. MedCalc 3000 helps simplify this task by assembling easy to use, interactive tools used to learn Evidence Based Medicine.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
MedGen
A portal to information about medical genetics. MedGen includes term lists from multiple sources and organizes them into concept groupings and hierarchies.   Free
 
Medical Subject Headings, MeSH
The National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary used for indexing articles, cataloging books and other holdings, and searching MeSH-indexed databases, such as PubMed. MeSH terminology provides a consistent way to retrieve information that may use different terminology for the same concepts.   Free
 
MedicLatina
Full text of nearly 125 Latin American medical periodicals in this Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals.  Current coverage. University of Utah & UALC
 
MEDLINE PubMed (NLM)
References including abstracts to articles in thousands of biomedical journals. Authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. The U.S. National Library of Medicine's (NLM) premier bibliographic database that contains over 20 million references to journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine, MEDLINE is the largest subset of PubMed - indexing over 5000 biomedical journals selected by the U.S. National Library of Medicine's (NLM.)  Coverage: 1940's to present. Free
 
MEDLINE(EBSCOhost)
  Coverage: 1940's to present. Free
 
MEDLINE(ProQuest)
  Coverage: 1940's to present. University of Utah only
 
MEDLINE(Web of Knowledge)
  Coverage: 1950 to present. University of Utah only
 
MedlinePlus
A gold mine of up-to-date, quality health care information from the worlds largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. MEDLINEplus is for anyone with a medical question. Both health professionals and consumers can depend on it for accurate, current, medical information. This service provides access to extensive information about specific diseases and conditions and also has links to consumer health information from the National Institutes of Health, dictionaries, lists of hospitals and physicians, health information in Spanish and other languages, and clinical trials.   Free
 
MedlinePlus en español (Spanish language version)
el portal de Internet de información de salud para el publico de la Biblioteca Nacional de Medicina, la biblioteca médica más grande del mundo.   Free
 
Medscape
"provide clinicians and other healthcare professionals with the most timely comprehensive and relevant clinical information to improve patient care." Free, but registration required for CME and fulltext.  Current coverage. Free
 
Medscape Drug Reference
More than 2,100 monographs, including prescription and over-the-counter drugs, plus over 5,000 corresponding brand-name drugs, herbals, and supplements, are provided. Drug images and pricing are also included. In addition, a Drug Interaction Checker provides rapid access to tens of thousands of interactions between brand and generic drugs, over-the-counter drugs, and herbals and supplements.   Free
 
MeSH Browser
Medical Subject Heading look-up tool. MeSH terms are used in PubMed and databases from NLM, the National Library of Medicine.   Free
 
MeSH Database
Medical Subject Headings, NLM's controlled vocabulary used for indexing articles for MEDLINE/PubMed.   Free
 
Methods in Organic Synthesis MOS Online
Covers current developments in organic synthesis, providing informative reaction schemes and covering new reactions and new methods. Each MOS item includes reaction schemes, title and bibliographic details, and the items are categorised by five indexes: Author, Product, Reaction, Reactant and Reagent.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
MICROMEDEX 2.0
Drug, toxicology and acute care information tailored to meet the needs of healthcare professionals.
Mobile version available. Help.  Current coverage. Health Sciences Center only
 
Molecular Biology
Molecular biology, computational biology and related software tools. From NCBI.   Free
 
Mosby's Nursing Skills
A reference tool and learning management system for nurses to refresh knowledge, or learn and test skills and procedures.   Health Sciences Center only
 
MSDS, Material Safety Data Sheets
Produced by The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, MSDS is a comprehensive full text database containing over 70,000 Material Safety Data Sheets for chemical products sold or manufactured in North America. There are 500+ contributors (manufacturers/suppliers/distributors).  Current coverage. Free
 

 

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National Guideline Clearinghouse
A public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.   Free
 
Native Health Databases
The Native Health Database contains bibliographic information and abstracts of health-related articles, reports, surveys, and other resource documents pertaining to the health and health care of American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Canadian First Nations. The database provides information for the benefit, use, and education of organizations and individuals with an interest in health-related issues, programs, and initiatives regarding North American indigenous peoples.  1600 to the present. Free
 
Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database
Evidence-based, Unbiased, Scientific Clinical Information on Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Therapies.  Current coverage. Health Sciences Center only
 
Natural Products Updates (NPU Online)
Information on significant advances in natural product chemistry. Readers are able to search on a variety of terms, such as author, class of compound, activity, etc., over single or multiple issues, and the resulting graphical abstracts are clearly displayed. Where items are taken from RSC journal articles, direct links are provided to the full text if available online.  2000 to present. University of Utah only
 
Natural Standard - The Authority on Integrative Medicine
Is an international research collaboration that aggregates and synthesizes data on complementary and alternative therapies. Using a comprehensive methodology and reproducible grading scales, information is created that is evidence-based, consensus-based, and peer-reviewed.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
NCBI
The National Center for Biotechnology Information was established in 1988 as a national resource for molecular biology information. NCBI creates public databases, conducts research in computational biology, develops software tools for analyzing genome data, and disseminates biomedical information - all for the better understanding of molecular processes affecting human health and disease.   Free
 
NCBI Databases and Tools.
Computerized information processing tools for the conduct of molecular biology and biomedical research. From National Center for Biotechnology Information.   Free
 
NCBI Resource Guide
   Free
 
NCCAM, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicince
The Federal Government's lead agency for scientific research on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).   Free
 
netLibrary - see EBSCO eBooks
Provides access to a collection of e-books on the EBSCOhost platform.   University of Utah only
 
Netting the Evidence
A search engine [Google Custom Search] dedicated to the methodology of evidence based practice.   Free
 
Newspaper Source
Provides daily feeds from the Knight-Ridder/Tribune Business News and Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service; full coverage of the Christian Science Monitor; abstracts and indexing of The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today and The Christian Science Monitor, all dating from 1995; abstracts from The New York Times Magazine and The New York Times Book Review; full text articles from 105 contributor newspapers (online only) from Knight-Ridder/ Tribune Business News; full text articles from 40 contributor newspapers (online only) from Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service; and newswires from 6 sources including AP Online, Asia Pulse, Canadian Corporate News, Canadian Press Wire, Newsbytes News Service and World Stream Newswires.  Coverage varies. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
NIH Manuscript Submission System (NIHMS)
The NIH Public Access Policy requests that researchers funded by NIH submit their final, peer-reviewed manuscripts, which have been accepted for publication, to PubMed Central. FAQs on NIH Public Access   Free
 
NIH Public Access
The NIH Public Access Policy ensures that the public has access to the published results of NIH-funded research. The NIH Manuscript Submission System is a mechanism for authors to deposit their NIH-funded manuscripts.   Free
 
NIH RePorter
"an electronic tool that allows users to search a repository of NIH-funded research projects and access publications and patents resulting from NIH funding." The information found in RePORTER is drawn from several extant databases–eRA databases, Medline, PubMed Central, the NIH Intramural Database, and iEdison.   Free
 
NIHSeniorHealth
Easily-accessible age-related health information.   Free
 
NIOSHTIC -- see OSH Reference Collection
NIOSHTIC ceased in mid-1998.   University of Utah only
 
NLM Catalog
An alternate way to search books, journals, audiovisuals, electronic, and other materials with links to LocatorPlus holdings and availability at the National Library of Medicine.   Free
 
NLM Gateway
Allows users to search in multiple retrieval systems at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). The current Gateway searches MEDLINE/PubMed, OLDMEDLINE, LOCATORplus, AIDS Meetings, HSRProj, and MEDLINEplus. See the Overview for details," for the NLM Gateway Factsheet.   Free
 
NLM LocatorPlus
The National Library of Medicine's Catalog of books, journals, and audiovisuals and access points to other medical research tools.   Free
 
NLM Technical Bulletin
Bi-monthly newsletter for NLM online searchers.   Free
 
NLM's Databases & Electronic Resources
The National Library of Medicine provides a wide variety of resources related to the biomedical and health sciences, both past and present. The format of these resources varies: searchable databases & databanks, bibliographic citations, full text (when available), archival collections, and images.  Coverage varies. Free
 
NLM's Specialized Information Services
A division of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) is responsible for information resources and services in toxicology, environmental health, chemistry, HIV/AIDS, and specialized topics in minority health.   Free
 
NoodleTools
NoodleTools is a web application that helps students with all aspects of research project management: APA, MLA, and Chicago/Turabian documentation; annotated bibliographies; notecards; resource analysis; etc. This is a self-guided tool that teaches undergraduates how to properly document resources, as well as gives them a framework for organization during the research process.
See How to Guide   University of Utah only
 
NOVEL:The Neuro-Ophthalmology Virtual Education Library
A discipline specific, open access repository of digital materials (images, video, lectures, articles and animations), to be used for educational and research purposes by health care professionals, educators, patients, and students.  Coverage varies. Free
 
NTIS
Information on U.S. government sponsored research and development projects, and reports, software, and data from 300 government agencies, including NASA, DOD, DOE, EPA, DOT and the Department of Commerce. Each biweekly update is cumulative.  1964 to present. University of Utah only
 
Nucleotide
Contains nucleotide sequence data from organisms. Includes data from a number of sources databases such as GenBank, RefSeq, TPA, and PDB. From GenBank(Entrez) and NCBI.   Free
 

 

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Occupational Outlook Handbook
A source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.  Current coverage. Free
 
OED, Oxford English Dictionary
A historical dictionary of English, covering the language from the earliest times to the present day. It aims to show not only the current meanings of words, but also to trace their development through time.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Off-label Drug Facts® (via Facts & Comparisons®)
Details off-label drug uses in patient populations, indications, routes of administration or doses that are not reflected in FDA-approved labeling. Significant and current off-label uses are described. In tabular format, all relevant placebo-controlled and non-controlled trials are summarized as well as historical cohort studies and case reports for each unlabeled use. For each study the indication, design, patient population, dosage and duration, results, safety and author conclusions are presented.  Current coverage. Health Sciences Center only
 
OLDMEDLINE (subset in PubMed)
What is OLDMEDLINE?  pre-1966 Free
 
OMIA (Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals)
Database of genes, inherited disorders and traits in animal species (other than human and mouse).   Free
 
OMIM (Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man®)
Continuously updated catalog of human genes and genetic disorders. Focuses primarily on inherited, or heritable, genetic diseases and includes textual information as well as links to associated literature references, sequence records, maps, and related databases.  Current coverage. Free
 
OncologySTAT
"promotes state-of-the-art cancer care by providing oncology professionals with instant online access to the highest-quality news, expert opinion, and clinical information, including free full-text articles from over 100 Elsevier cancer-related journals."  Current coverage. Free
 
Online Books Page
Listing over 20,000 free books on the Web. Edited by John Mark Ockerbloom, University of Pennsylvania.   Free
 
Optics.org
Photonics, physics, astronomy, geophysics, and optics resources for scientists and engineers. Citations & abstracts, standards, jobs, products. IOP, Institute of Physics.  Current coverage. University of Utah & UALC
 
OregonPDF
Full text graduate dissertations and theses in areas related to health and performance. OregonPDF in Health & Performance, a non-profit foundation cooperates with colleges and universities throughout the world. The intellectual focus of the collection is physical activity.
Find more theses & dissertations with Digital Dissertations or USpace
  1948 - present. University of Utah only
 
Orphanet
Orphanet is the reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs, for all audiences. Orphanet's aim is to help improve the diagnosis, care and treatment of patients with rare diseases. Orphanet is led by a European consortium of around 40 countries ... offers a range of freely accessible services.  Current coverage. Free
 
OSH References Collection
The OSH References Collection of bibliographic databases provides access to over 600,000 summaries and references covering a wide variety of subjects including mining, nuclear technology, fire, flames, explosions, explosives, occupational hygiene, toxicology, hazardous chemicals, industrial air pollution, health services, welding, construction, ergonomics, robotics, industrial psychology and agricultural safety. Databases in the collection include: OSHLINE, NIOSHTIC, NIOSHTIC-2, HSELINE, CISILO, and Canadiana.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
OT Search
A bibliographic database covering the literature of occupational therapy and related subject areas, such as rehabilitation, education, psychiatry or psychology, and health care delivery or administration. The full text of the indexed resources is not in this database, just the bibliographic information to identify the material and the author's abstract when one exists. From the American Occupational Therapy Foundation and the American Occupational Therapy Association.  1910 to present. University of Utah only
 
OTSeeker
OTseeker is a database that contains abstracts of systematic reviews and randomised controlled trials relevant to occupational therapy. Trials have been critically appraised and rated to assist you to evaluate their validity and interpretability. These ratings will help you to judge the quality and usefulness of trials for informing clinical interventions. In one database, OTseeker provides you with fast and easy access to trials from a wide range of sources.  Current coverage. Free
 
OVID eBooks
Searchable database of all purchased electronic books purchased by the University of Utah Libraries.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
OVID eJournals
Ovid database search, allows simultaneous searching across Ovid databases and journals that the University of Utah subscribes to. Includes the Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Journal Collection archive which includes several nursing journals.  Coverage varies. (1 user for current subscriptions.) University of Utah only
 
Oxford English Dictionary (OED)
OED is a historical dictionary of English, covering the language from the earliest times to the present day. It aims to show not only the current meanings of words, but also to trace their development through time.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 

 

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PAIS International
A bibliographic index to the literature of public policy, social policy, and the social sciences in general. Journal articles, books, government documents, statistical compilations, committee reports, directories, serials, reports of public, intergovernmental, and private organizations, and most other forms of printed literature from all over the world are indexed. Access also is available to the Archive, which covers 1915-1976.  1972 - present. University of Utah only
 
Patent Search
via the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO)  1790 - present. Free
 
Patient Handouts (via Facts & Comparisons®)
includes MedFacts Patient Information, MedGuides Drug Information Handouts, Chemotherapy Symtptom Information Handouts and more.   Health Sciences Center only
 
PDQ® - NCI's Comprehensive Cancer Database
PDQ contains summaries on a wide range of cancer topics; a registry of 8,000+ open and 19,000+ closed cancer clinical trials from around the world; and a directory of professionals who provide genetics services. It also contains the NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms and the NCI Drug Dictionary.  Current. Free
 
PEDro: Physiotherapy Evidence Database
PEDro, the Physiotherapy Evidence Database is a free database of over 21,000 randomised trials, systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy. For each trial, review or guideline, PEDro provides the citation details, the abstract and a link to the full text, where possible. All trials on PEDro are independently assessed for quality. These quality ratings are used to quickly guide users to trials that are more likely to be valid and to contain sufficient information to guide clinical practice. PEDro is produced by the Centre for Evidence-Based Physiotherapy at The George Institute for Global Health.   Free
 
Philosopher's Index
Provides indexing and abstracts from books and journals in philosophy and related fields. A major source of information in the areas of aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic, and metaphysics, as well as material on the philosophy of various disciplines.  1940 to present. University of Utah only
 
Physical Education Index
Scholarly and trade literature ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Other coverage includes sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, sport sociology/psychology, health education and physical therapy  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases, Dr. Duke's
Compiled by Dr. Jim Duke, Agricultural Research Service, USDA.   Free
 
PIER (ACP PIER via Stat!Ref)
"a decision-support tool designed for rapid point-of-care delivery of evidence-based guidance for physicians. Modules focus on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases." Designed and published by ACP, The American College of Physicians.   University of Utah only
 
PILOTS
Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress, the PILOTS database is an electronic index to the worldwide literature on PTSD and other mental health consequences of exposure to traumatic events. Unlike other databases, PILOTS attempts to include all publications relevant to PTSD and other forms of traumatic stress, whatever their origin without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographic limitations. Updated monthly.  Current coverage. Free
 
Pioneer, Utah's Online Library
Pioneer consists of comprehensive research resources for Utah citizens at schools and public libraries through the combined efforts of higher and public education, UEN, and state government in Utah.  Varies. Free
 
Plant Science
Focuses on all plant scientific aspects, especially on pathology, symbiosis, biochemistry, genetics, biotechnology, techniques and environmental biology.  1994 to current. University of Utah only
 
PLANTS Database
Includes information on the vascular and nonvascular plants of the United States and its territories. It includes checklists, species abstracts, distributional data, crop information, plants symbols, growth data, references and a variety of other plant information. From USDA and NRCS   Free
 
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
PLoS is a non-profit organization of scientists committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a public resource.   Free
 
POPLINE
POPulation information onLINE), the world's largest database on reproductive health, provides more than 300,000 citations with abstracts to scientific articles, reports, books, and unpublished reports in the field of population, family planning, and related health issues.   Free
 
PopSet
PopSet is a set of DNA sequences that have been collected to analyse the evolutionary relatedness of a population. The population could originate from different members of the same species, or from organisms from different species. They are submitted to GenBank via Sequin, often as a sequence alignment.   Free
 
Population Index
A searchable and browsable database containing 46,035 abstracts of demographic literature published in Population Index in the period 1986-2000. The JSTOR database provides access to this title for the years 1935-1985.  1986-2000. University of Utah only
 
Probe
A public registry of nucleic acid reagents designed for use in a wide variety of biomedical research applications, together with information on reagent distributors, probe effectiveness, and computed sequence similarities.   Free
 
Professional Development Collection
A highly specialized collection of nearly 440 full text journals, designed for professional educators.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Profiles in Science®
Archival collections of leaders in biomedical research and public health from the National Library of Medicine.  Coverage varies. Free
 
Project Gutenberg
Project Gutenberg is the first and largest single collection of free electronic books (eBooks). Users can download over 33,000 free eBooks in a variety of formats that are compatible with a broad range of devices.   Free
 
Project MUSE
Full text to over 400 scholarly peer reviewed journals by over 100 publishers in the humanities and social sciences.   University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
ProQuest Databases
Access to ABI/Inform, one of the premier business and management periodical indexes of the world. Full text of 300+ U.S. and international news sources. Includes coverage of 150+ major U.S. and international newspapers such as The New York Times and the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires. Also includes access to Ethnic NewsWatch, GenderWatch and the New York Times historical backfile.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
ProQuest Databases - Health and Medicine
Includes GenderWatch, Health & Safety Abstracts, MEDLINE, Physical Education Index, ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: Health & Medicine and Toxline.  Coverage varies by title and database. University of Utah & UALC
 
ProQuest Newsstand
Full text of many U.S. and international news sources. Includes coverage of major U.S. and international newspapers such as The New York Times and the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires. Includes archives for the Salt Lake Tribune and Deseret News.  Coverage varies by title. University of Utah only
 
Protein
The protein entries in the Entrez search and retrieval system have been compiled from a variety of sources, including SwissProt, PIR, PRF, PDB, and translations from annotated coding regions in GenBank and RefSeq.   Free
 
ProteinLounge
An interactive systems biology portal, "ProteinLounge has revolutionized bioinformatics by constructing the first complete siRNA target database, a complete Peptide-Antigen target database and a Kinase-Phosphatase database. We have also developed the largest database of illustrated signal transduction pathways, which are interconnected to our extensive protein database and online gene/protein analysis tools. Protein Lounge is an ideal site for both life-science researchers as well as students." Read more...  Current. Free
 
PsycARTICLES
A definitive source of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology, the database contains more than 45,000 articles from 57 journals - 46 published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and 11 from allied organizations. It includes all journal articles, letters to the editor and errata from each journal. From the American Psychological Association (APA). Search this database on your mobile device!  1985 - present. University of Utah only
 
Psychiatry Online
Textbooks and journals from American Psychiatric Publishing, including American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, American Journal of Psychiatry, and all editions of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, DSM.   University of Utah only
 
PsycINFO
Contains citations and summaries from the world's serial and book literature in psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines. Journal coverage includes international material selected from more than 1,300 periodicals written in over 30 languages.  1872 - present. University of Utah only
 
PubChem
Provides information on the biological activities of small molecules. PubChem's chemical structure records link to several NCBI Entrez databases. PubChem is a component of NIH's Molecular Libraries Roadmap Initiative. Read more at PubChem Help.   Free
 
PubCrawler
A free 'alerting' service that scans daily updates to the NCBI MEDLINE (PubMed) and GenBank databases. PubCrawler can keep scientists informed of the current contents of Medline and GenBank, by listing new database entries that match their research interests.   Free
 
PubGet
The search engine for life-science PDFs, Pubget provides article-level tools making content discovery, access and copyright management much easier for the user.
  • Connect to campus network
  • Set subscriptions, "University of Utah"
  • Search (PubMed and more)
  • Get PDFs
  Coverage: 1940's - present. Free
 
Public Health Partners
Information access for the public health workforce.   Free
 
PubMed
Also known as PubMed MEDLINE, is the U.S. National Library of Medicine's (NLM) premier bibliographic database that contains over 12 million references to journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine.  1940's to present. Free
 
PubMed Bookshelf
A growing collection of biomedical books that can be searched directly in the PubMed Bookshelf, or via links from PubMed abstracts.   Free
 
PubMed Central®
The U.S. National Library of Medicine's free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.   Free
 
PubMed Clinical Queries
Search results are limited to specific clinical research areas. See the "filter information" link below each section for more information.   Free
 
PubMed Health
PubMed Health specializes in reviews of clinical effectiveness research, with easy-to-read summaries for consumers as well as full technical reports. Clinical effectiveness research finds answers to the question "What works?" in medical and health care.  Current coverage. Free
 
PubMed Special Queries
Directory of topic-specific PubMed queries including AIDS, Bioethics, Cancer, Comparative Effectiveness Research, Health Services Research, Space Life Sciences as well as Clinical Queries along with many other search strategies.   Free
 

 

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Quick Health Data Online
Provides state- and county-level data for all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and US territories and possessions. Data are available by gender, race and ethnicity and come from a variety of national and state sources. Previously known as the National Women's Health Indicators Database (NWHID). From the DHHS Office of Women's Health.   Free
 

 

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Radiation Event Medical Management System (REMM)
Designed for health care providers, primarily physicians, without formal expertise in radiation safety or radiation medicine who may provide medical care during an accidental or non-accidental radiation event.  Current coverage. Free
 
Rare Diseases: Genetic & Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)
Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD), a collaborative effort of two agencies of the National Institutes of Health, The Office of Rare Diseases Research (ORDR) and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) to help people find useful information about genetic conditions and rare diseases.   Free
 
Reagent Chemicals 10th Edition
Reagent Chemicals sets standards for the purity of reagent-grade chemicals and recommends the test methods for analyzing these chemicals. Reagent Chemicals, 10th Edition provides specifications and analytical procedures to ensure the quality of your chemicals. Developed by the ACS Committee on Analytical Reagents, the new edition includes general physical properties and analytical uses for all reagent chemicals, over 500 in all as well as thirty-two new reagents and three new classes of standard grade reference materials. In addition, the use of inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (ICP-MS), which is recognized as the most powerful and flexible trace element technique, is now accepted as an analytical method in the 10th edition.  Current coverage. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
Reference Universe
Reference Universe unlocks authoritative reference works in your library, through deep exploration of specialized, subject encyclopedias. This database contains links to over 6000 works, and includes: * Complete back-of-the-book Indexes * Article Titles * Articles and Indexes in e-books * Links to online reviews * All linked to your local library catalog Use Reference Universe to identify the authoritative article to begin research, whether it's on your library shelves or in online resources. Help.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Regional Business News
Comprehensive full text coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.  Current coverage. University of Utah & UALC
 
Research Guides
Research subject guides which point to key resources and assistance, compiled by Eccles Health Sciences Library.   Free
 
Retrovirus Resources (NCBI)
A collection of resources designed to support the research of retroviruses, including a genotyping tool, alignment tool for global alignment of multiple sequences, a HIV-1 automatic sequence annotation tool, and annotated maps of many retroviruses.   Free
 
Review of Natural Products® (via Facts & Comparisons®)
Current natural product information for health care professionals. It includes in-depth monographs about natural products based on scientific research, not just anecdotal information. Review of Natural Products provides detailed information about natural products; including their botany, history, chemistry, pharmacology, medicinal uses, toxicology, and patient information. Also included are significantly documented drug interactions. Patient Information, including Uses and Side Effects, can be customized to contain patient-specific and pharmacy information.  Current coverage. Health Sciences Center only
 
RNA Modification Database
The RNA modification database provides a comprehensive listing of posttranscriptionally modified nucleosides from RNA and is maintained as an updated version of the initial printed report.   Free
 
RoMEO (SHERPA)
Find publisher copyright & self-archiving policies.  Current coverage. Open Access
 
Royal Society of Chemistry E-Journals
Full-text to the RSC e-Journals.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Royal Society of Chemistry eBooks
eBooks. Collection of electronic books published by the Royal Society of Chemistry.  1968 to present. University of Utah only
 
RTECS
The NIOSH Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS) database contains detailed profiles of over 130,000 chemical substances. Each profile provides toxicological & regulatory information, hazard classifications, international occupational exposure limits, occupational exposure survey data and references to toxicological reviews and NIOSH and OSHA analytical methods. RTECS is compiled by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the U.S. DHHS. Searches can be done by chemical name, CAS Registry number or name fragment. CCINO.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
RxNorm
An application from the Unified Medical Language System® (UMLS®) providing a standardized nomenclature for clinical drugs. See Daily Med  current Free
 

 

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Safari Tech Books Online
Search, browse, read full text information technology books online. Includes titles from O'Reilly, Pearson, Cisco Press, and more.  Coverage varies. University of Utah. Purchased by UALC.
 
Sage Premier Journals (GWLA)
The Sage Premier Journal Package gives participating institutions access to 440 journals on SAGE's online journal delivery platform, powered by HighWire Press, including backfile to 1999.  1999 to present. University of Utah only
 
Sage Reference Online
eBooks. Titles include: The Sage encyclopedia of qualitative research methods, Encyclopedia of geographic information science, Encyclopedia of race, ethnicity, and society, and Encyclopedia of Urban Studies, Encyclopedia of epidemiology, Encyclopedia of medical decision making, Encylopedia of obesity, Encyclopedia of the social and cultural foundations of education, Encyclopedia of stem cell research, Encyclopedia of substance abuse prevention, treatment, and recovery, encyclopedia of survey research methods.  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
Salt Lake Tribune
Utah statewide newspaper. Link to the current daily paper with access to the current week. For past issues, use the searchable archive in ProQuest Direct. Select "Search Methods," Choose "Publication" then search for Salt Lake Tribune.  Current 7 days. Free
 
SBRnet: Sports Business Research
Focusing on the sporting goods and sports marketing industry, the site provides market research and industry news covering all facets of the industry;sports equipment sales, sports participation, sports broadcasting, sports sponsorship and sports marketing.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online
SciELO "is a consolidated electronic publication project to scientific journals following the Open Access model, that makes available in the internet, the full text articles from more then 290 scientific journals of Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Spain, Venezuela and other Latin America countres, totally free of charge. Besides the electronic publication of articles, SciELO provides access to full text from within the authors' names and from bibliographic references. It also publishes bibliographic and usage reports."   Open Access
 
Science Citation, ISI. -- Available from Marriott Library Computers only.,
See also Scopus for citation data and analysis.   University of Utah only
 
Science.gov
A gateway to reliable science and technology information from across Federal government organizations, including research and development results.   Free
 
ScienceDirect

Journals and books published by Elsevier. Fulltext is for journals and ebooks subscribed by the campus libraries.  1995 - present University of Utah only
 
Scientific American Medicine
Scientific American Medicine is designed to support physicians in their daily practice of adult general medicine. Thus our focus is on diagnosis and treatment for the busy clinician in primary care. The 11 major subspecialties of Internal Medicine are covered, as are Dermatology, Neurology, Preventive Medicine, Psychiatry, and Women's Health.  Current Coverage. University of Utah only
 
SciFinder
NOTE: You must register for a user account to use this database. Click here to register - note that for registration you must use your University of Utah email and be at a University computer. This database is licensed for use only by U of U faculty, students and staff conducting scholarly research. It is not to be used for commercial research. It is not available to library visitors or walk-in users, or those with guest NIDs. For questions about commercial use or any other SciFinder issues, please email Daureen Nesdill.

SciFinder provides access to the substance information and chemical literature in CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service) databases. Currently the database includes over 16 million journal articles, patents and other documents and more than 24 million substance records in the CAS Chemical Registry database. See Common Chemistry for a free resource from CAS.

  1907 to present. University of Utah only
 
SciVal Experts
An expertise profiling and research networking tool that makes it easier for researchers and administrators to find expertise and enable collaboration with the University and across institutions by creating profiles for our funded faculty members. Paid for by the Office of Sponsored Projects.   University of Utah only
 
SciVal Funding
SciVal Funding allows users to search out and match funding opportunities from a variety of sources, including governments, private entities, corporations, and many other miscellaneous organizations. The database currently contains over 15,000 funding opportunities, as well as historical data on over 2.5 million awarded grants which can be used to evaluate current proposals. NOTE: If you have any questions about this database, please contact the Office of Sponsored Projects at 801.581.4913.   University of Utah only
 
Scopus
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of research literature and quality web sources. It's designed to find the information scientists need. Quick, easy and comprehensive, Scopus provides superior support of the literature research process. Updated daily, Scopus offers. Over 16,000 peer-reviewed journals from more than 4,000 publishers, over 1200 Open Access journals, 520 conference proceedings, 650 trade publications, 315 book series, 36 million records, Results from 431 million scientific web pages, 23 million patent records from 5 patent offices, "Articles-in-Press" from over 3,000 journals, Seamless links to full-text articles and other library resources. Scopus Tutorials. [Unlimited campus users.]  Coverage: 1970 to present. (Citation data back further.) University of Utah only
 
SHERPA / RoMEO
Find publisher copyright & self-archiving policies.   Open Access
 
Social Science Citation, ISI. -- Available from Marriott Library Computers only.
See also Scopus for citation data and analysis.   University of Utah only
 
Social Services Abstracts
Current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. Abstracts and indexes over 1,406 serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations, and citations to book reviews.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Social Work Abstracts
is produced by the National Association of Social Workers and contains thousands of records from social work and other related journals on topics such as homelessness, AIDS, child and family welfare, aging, substance abuse, legislation, community organization, and more. Includes the NASW Register of Clinical Social Workers which provides a listing of clinical social workers who have met national standards for education and experience established by the NASW Competence Certification Commission on recommendation of the Committee on Clinical Social Work. SilverPlatter.  Current coverage University of Utah only
 
Sociological Abstracts
Formerly SocioFile, abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,809 serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Space Life Sciences (PubMed)
Provides access to the published literature of space flight and ground-based life sciences research via several resources. This information is provided in conjunction with the National Aeronautics Space Administration (NASA) SPACELINE Office.   Free
 
Special Queries - PubMed
Directory of Topic-Specific PubMed Queries, including Clinical Queries.   Free
 
Specialized Information Services (NLM)
SIS, a division of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) is responsible for information resources and services in toxicology, environmental health, chemistry, HIV/AIDS, and specialized topics in minority health.   Free
 
SPORTDiscus Full Text
A comprehensive, international database covering sport and fitness literature, including sports medicine, exercise physiology, biomechanics, psychology, training, coaching, physical education, and other sport and fitness related topics.  1800 to present. University of Utah only
 
Springer eBook Collection
Access is to the Computer Science, the Engineering, and the Mathematics/Statistics Collections covering 2005-2010 titles.  2005-2010 University of Utah only
 
STAT!Ref Medical & Nutrition Reference LIbrary
A "premier healthcare e-source," Stat!Ref includes AnatomyTV, several drug and medical and nutrition eBooks, clinical calculators & decision trees via MedCalc3000 and more.
Set your preferences to receive "Evidence Alerts" or  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
Statistical Abstracts of the United States (U.S. Census Bureau)
The United States Statistical Abstract is a major source for social, political, and economic statistics of the United States. Links to earlier editions are provided as well.   Free
 
StatsNetBase
An repository of world-class references, this online library meets the needs of statisticians and researchers employing statistical science across a wide range of disciplines. From Frequentist to Bayesian, biostatistics to finance, this fully searchable collection is the perfect tool for any size analysis on all sorts of data. Over 385 online titles now available  Coverage varies. University of Utah only
 
Structure
The Molecular Modelling Database (MMDB) contains 3-D macromolecular structures, including proteins and polynucleotides. Search by keyword, protein sequence or nucleotide sequenc. From NCBI.   Free
 
Synthesis Collection
access to the Synthesis and Colloquium collections published by Morgan & Claypool, which are interdisciplinary teaching and learning products covering new and emerging fields in the life sciences. The basic component of the collections is a 50 to 100-page "Lecture"; a self-contained electronic book that synthesizes an important research or development topic, authored by an expert contributor to the field. Each lecture includes pictures, tables, and linked references to other peer reviewed articles and books. The collections and their lectures are organized by series, with each series managed by an editor who guides the lecture topic and author selection as well as peer review. New series and lectures will be added continuously and existing lectures will be revised as needed. Currently, there are five series covering Biotechnology, Cell Biology of Medicine, the Developing Brain, Developmental Biology, and Integrated Systems Physiology. Help  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 

 

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Taxonomy
Contains the names of all organisms that are represented in the genetic databases with at least one nucleotide or protein sequence. From NCBI.   Free
 
Taxonomy Browser
From NCBI GenBank.   Free
 
THOMAS
A source of federal legislative information from the Library of Congress.   Free
 
ToolKit (NCBI)
The NCBI C++ Toolkit Book.   Free
 
Tox Town
An introduction to toxic chemicals and environmental health risks you might encounter in everyday life, in everyday places.   Free
 
Toxicology & Environmental Health Information

Resources from the Specialized Information Services at NLM, National Library of Medicine.   Free
 
TOXLINE

access to references to literature on biochemical, pharmacological, physiological, and toxicological effects of drugs and other chemicals. A TOXNET® database.   Free
 
TOXMAP

"Environmental Health e-Maps. Geographic representation of TRI data with links to other TOXNET resources." A TOXNET® database.   Free
 
ToxMystery

Interactive learning site on toxic substances for children 7-10 years old.   Free
 
TOXNET® - Toxicology Data Network

A cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and environmental health. From NLM, National Library of Medicine.   Free
 
TRI
"Annual estimated releases of toxic chemicals to the environment - the Environmental Protection Agency's TRI (Toxics Release Inventory) - reporting years 1995 - 2000." A TOXNET® database.   Free
 
Trip
Find evidence fast. Trip is a tool for you to find and use high-quality clinical research evidence. Register for free access.   Free
 
Turning the Pages

Digitized images of rare and beautiful historic books in the biomedical sciences. From the National Library of Medicine.   Free
 

 

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U Scholar Works

USpace is the Institutional Repository, a collaborative project between the libraries at the University of Utah and the University community. Our goal is to collect and archive the intellectual capital of the institution and make these scholarly materials freely available on the Internet.  Varies Free
 
U.S. Code
The codification by subject matter of the general and permanent laws of the United States. It is divided by broad subjects into 50 titles and published by the Office of the Law Revision Counsel of the U.S. House of Representatives.  1994 - prseent. Free
 
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

Search for or file a patent or trademark.   Free
 
uCentral (unboundmedicine)
Resources for answering clinical questions on your mobile device or the web. 1) Evidence-Based Medicine Guidelines, 2) MEDLINE (with Grapherence™ Map, a graphical representation of literature references) and 3) Pocket Guide to Diagnostic Tests.  Current coverage. Free
 
UlrichsWeb Global Serials Directory
A database of information about journals, periodicals, and serials. Provides details including name, address, pricing, publishing information, peer-reviewed or refereed status. Searchable by title, subject, language, vendor.   University of Utah only
 
UMLS® - Unified Medical Language System®

Database of biomedical vocabularies (including SNOMED CT®), and related semantic and lexical resources for system developers. "NLM's UMLS project develops and distributes multi-purpose, electronic 'Knowledge Sources' and associated lexical programs. System developers can use the UMLS products to enhance their applications -- in systems focused on patient data, digital libraries, Web and bibliographic retrieval, natural language knowledge representation and retrieval questions."   Free
 
UniGene

An automated analytical system for producing organized view of the transcriptome from a growing number of organisms. Each UniGene entry is a set of transcript sequences that appear to come from the same transcription locus (gene or expressed pseudogene) in a given organism, together with information on protein similarities, gene expression, cDNA clone reagents, and genomic location.  NCBI. Free
 
University of Utah Institutional Repository
The Insitutional Repository Initiative is a collaborative project between the libraries at the University of Utah and the University community. Our goal is to collect and archive the intellectual capital of the institution and make these scholarly materials freely available on the Internet.   Free
 
University of Utah's Digital Collections
Collections range from local interest to international in scope. Collections are listed in alphabetical order.   Free
 
UpToDate
UpToDate® is an evidence-based clinical decision support system authored by physicians to help clinicians make the right decisions at the point of care. "Approximately 40 percent of UpToDate topics are updated every four months." Earn CME/CE/CPD Credit each time you log in.

NOTE: Not interested in CME credit?
Use uptodate.com/online which continues to work from devices connected to the university network.  Current coverage. University of Utah only
 
USA Today
U.S. national newspaper.   Free
 
USA.gov
USA.gov is an easy-to-search, free-access website designed to be a centralized place to find information from U.S. local, state and federal government agency websites. It is the official web portal for information and services from the U.S. government.   Free
 
USA.gov

the official U.S. gateway to all government information.  Current. Free
 
USPTO Patent Databases
This is the starting point for the USPTO's free patent databases, including both the US Patent Bibliographic (text-searchable) Database from 1976 to the present; browsable display of every US patent from 1790 to the present; all US Published Applications from 2001 to the present; and the AIDS Patent database.
NOTE: This database provides images in the TIFF file format. If you cannot view TIFF images in your web browser, try Google Patents, which has the same information in a more compatible format.   Free
 
Utah Collections
The Utah Collections Multimedia Encyclopedia includes this web site whose contributors include many institutions, organizations and agencies throughout Utah with collections waiting to be included in the multimedia encyclopedia as digital videos, audio clips, photographs, pictures, maps, charts and written information. Utah Collections serves as a storehouse of multimedia items which educators,professors and students can freely use in lesson plans, reports and projects without fear of copyright infringement. Marriott Library's Utah Postcard Collection is among the items indexed.   Free
 
Utah Newspapers (Newsearch)
The Utah Newsearch is a digital newspaper service from the Utah Press Association. It provides public access to all of Utah's newspapers. Issues are presented as full-text, searchable PDFs which can be viewed online or downloaded for later use. Newspaper holdings can be searched by keyword or filtered by newspaper, city, county, or zip code.  2004 to present. University of Utah & UALC
 
Utah's Catalog (UALC)
Visit the Utah Academic Library Consortium site to search Utah academic and public library catalogs with one broadcast search interface.   Free
 
Utah's IBIS-PH
The State of Utah's, Department of Health, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health (IBIS-PH). This site provides statistical numerical data as well as contextual information on the health status of Utahns and the state of Utah's health care system.  Current coverage. Free
 

 

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Virtual Health Library (VHL)
"is a library, a decentralized and dynamic information-source collection, designed to provide equitable access to scientific knowledge on health. It is maintained by BIREME, a PAHO Specialized Center. In its pursuit of universal and equitable access to information and scientific knowledge on health, the VHL and its complementary networks involve more than two thousand institutions from research, education and health systems in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region" including LILACS and SciELO information sources.  Coverage varies. Open Access
 
Visible Human Project
Three-dimensional representations of the human male and female bodies.   Free
 
VisualDX
VisualDx is decision support software designed by clinicians to aid medical professionals in the diagnosis of visually identifiable diseases. Enter your patient's key signs and symptoms (e.g., dyspnea, abdominal pain, widespread papules) to generate a patient-relevant differential diagnosis. VisualDx includes dermatologic diseases in all age groups as well as specific modules for looking up travel-related illnesses, conditions in the immunocompromised, pulmonary infection, and oral-mucosal lesions. It can also search over 800 medications for specific drug reactions. Each diagnosis is accompanied by handbook-length text with information on diagnostic pearls and testing as well as guidelines on therapy.   Free
 

 

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Web of Science
See also Scopus for citation data and analysis.

Note: Science Citation and Social Science Citation are available from Marriott Library Computers only.
  • BIOSIS Previews, 1969 - present. References to primary journal literature on biological research, medical research findings, and discoveries of new organisms. Help.
  • Journal Citation Reports, 2004 - presnt. Journal performance metrics. Help.
  • Scientific WebPlus and more tools...
  Coverage varies by database. University of Utah only
 
WebPath: The Internet Pathology Laboratory for Medical Education
The WebPath® computer-aided instructional resource at this website contains over 2000 images with text that illustrate gross and microscopic pathologic findings along with radiologic imaging associated with human disease conditions. For self-assessment and study there are over 2000 examination items. There are more than 20 tutorials in specific subject areas.   Free
 
WebVision
"The Organization of the Retina and Visual System," WebVision summarizes recent advances in knowledge and understanding of the visual system through dedicated chapters and evolving discussion to serve as a clearing house for all things related to retina and vision science.  Current coverage. Free
 
Who Named It?
A biographical dictionary of medical eponyms.   Free
 
WHOLIS
the World Health Organization library database indexes all WHO publications from 1948. More about WHOLIS. Some fulltext.  1948 - present. Free
 
Wiley Online Library Journals
provides access to a selection of Journals from the Wiley Online Library, a collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. The resources that the University subscribes to can be accessed either by search or browsing, and can often provide access to issues of a given journal before it is available in print.
Note: We do not have access to everything in this database. Only the articles and journals with the open padlock symbol next to them are available.  Coverage varies by journal. University of Utah only
 
WilsonWeb Databases
Includes
  • Education Full Text + ERIC
  • Essay & General Literature Index
  • Index to Legal Periodicals and Books
  Coverage varies University of Utah only
 
WISER® (Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders)
PDA and Web-based resource designed to assist first responders in hazardous material incidents.  Current coverage. Free
 
Women's Health.gov
Use Quick Health Data Online to get immediate access to data, create tables, maps, and graphs that they can use. Data comes from reputable national and state sources, and is routinely updated. The database contains data for both women and men on a variety of health related topics that may be of interest to your students, including: mortality, infectious and chronic diseases, mental health, reproductive health, maternal health, violence and abuse,illness prevention, access to care   Free
 
WorldCat
Over 30 million records of any type of material cataloged by OCLC member libraries in the U.S.A., Canada and Britain. Updated daily.   University of Utah only
 
WorldCat
Find items in libraries near you.   Free
 

 

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