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Pharmacy & Health Science Research Guide

Pharmacy & Health Science

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AccessPharmacy A curricular resource - select a core curriculum topic, browse by organ system, review textbooks, or search across leading pharmacy online references. Yes more information
AccessScience Access to authoritative articles in all major areas of science and technology from Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Yes more information
Annual Reviews Collection of critical reviews written by leading scientists in 40 disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics. Yes more information
Biological Abstracts (Ebsco) Collection of bibliographic references to life science journal literature published internationally. Some full-text.. Yes more information
BioMed Central Provides full-text access to over 220 peer-reviewed open access journals in biology and medicine. Individual site registration is required. No more information
Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) Online peer-reviewed journal devoted to the publication of biological research in a video format. No more information
Nature International science journal that publishes peer-reviewed original research, review articles, reports, and commentaries on the latest happenings in the sciences. Valuable for both scientists and those with a general interest in the sciences. Yes more information
Nature: News@Nature The daily news of Science: Science journalism in the news. No more information
Neuroscience eBook Collection Books in this interdisciplinary field cover subjects such as behavioral neuroscience, clinical neurophysiology, cognitive and developmental neuroscience, regeneration, epilepsy, molecular neuroscience and sensory systems. No more information

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Academic Search Complete (Ebsco) Scholarly, multidisciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,600 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,500 peer-reviewed journals. Yes more information
Academic Video Online A single cross-searchable repository of Alexander Street Press online video titles currently available to Drake users. This includes American History in Video and World History in Video No more information
AMA Manual of Style In addition to the basics of grammar and citation, it leads writers through the maze of abbreviation, nomenclature, and quantitation. 10th Edition. No more information
American History in Video Historical coverage in the collection ranges from the early history of Native Americans to the 1988 Vicennes Affair in the Persian Gulf. Biographical coverage ranges from eighteenth century to modern day figures. No more information
Britannica Online Fully searchable version of this authoritative, general encyclopedia. It also includes the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Britannica Book of the Year. Yes more information
Business Source Complete Business Source Complete includes full-text coverage of nearly 2,900 business and trade journals. Yes more information
ConsumerLab Comprehensive information about vitamin, herbal and other supplements, and nutritional products. Access limited to 4 simultaneous users. No more information
CountryWatch Up-to-date news and information on all of the world's countries. Yes more information
CQ Press Researcher Online Looking for a "hot topic" on which to do a research paper? This database is a great place to start! It offers pros & cons, background information, and in-depth analysis on a variety of topics, issues, and controversies currently in the news. Yes more information
Credo Reference Portal to over 500 highly regarded reference sources. Examples of sources covered include: Art, Business, Food & Beverage, History, Language, Law, Literature, Medicine, Music, Philosophy, Psychology, Religion, Science, Social Sciences, and Technology. Yes more information
DynaMed (Ebsco) A clinical reference tool created by physicians for physicians and other healthcare professionals for use primarily at the 'point-of-care' with clinically-organized summaries for more than 3,200 topics. No more information
Facts and Comparisons The primary source of drug information-including herbal medications and medical products-for pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals. No more information
Gale Virtual Reference Library A collection of reference works on the Arts, Business, Education, Law, Literature, Medicine, Multicultural Studies, Nation & World, Religion, and the Social Sciences. Yes more information
Global Issues in Context (Gale) A resource for international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Yes more information
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (Ebsco) Provides full-text for hundreds of scholarly journals in the medical and health sciences. Yes more information
Highwire Press Free Journals Full-text coverage of more than 80 scholarly journals in the medical and life sciences. No more information
International Pharmaceutical Abstracts (Ebsco) Indexes articles from pharmaceutical-related journals; links to some full-text where available. No more information
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association An international peer-reviewed general medical journal. See More Information for full-text coverage details. Yes more information
JSTOR More than a thousand academic journals and over 1 million images, letters, and other primary sources Yes more information
Lexi-Comp Online Reviews the FDA, pharmaceutical industry, and clinical literature, researching the latest findings on drugs, indications, warnings, and interactions. No more information
Maquis Who's Who in America Biographical information from various "Who's Who" series. No more information
MedicinesComplete MedicinesComplete provides online access to some of the world's leading drug and healthcare references. No more information
MEDLINE (Ebsco) Indexes over 4,600 journals in the medical and health sciences. Links to full-text where available. Yes more information
MEDLINE (PubMed) National Library of Medicine's free version of Medline No more information
MEDLINE (Web of Knowledge) The U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) premier life sciences database, provided through Web Of Knowledge. Coverage: 1950-present. No more information
Micromedex Evidence based information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care and alternative medicine needed to make clinical diagnosis and treatment decisions. No more information
Natural Standard The premiere evidence based complimentary and alternative medicine database. Effectiveness of treatments for various disease states is ranked based on analysis of the primary literature. No more information
New England Journal of Medicine Full text of The New England Journal of Medicine. 1993-present: Full-text; January 1975-1992: Abstracts No more information
Project Muse Full-text of scholarly journals published by Johns Hopkins University and other university presses. Yes more information
RefWorks Bibliographic and citation tool for Drake students and faculty No more information
Science Citation Index Expanded Indexes more than 6,650 authoritative journals across 150 scientific disciplines and includes cited references. Coverage: 1899-present. Yes more information
ScienceDirect ScienceDirect contains over 25% of the world's science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information. Yes more information
SCOPUS Indexes 19,500 titles in the scientific, technical, & medical literature. Includes a Citation Tracker. Scopus is being discontinued Jan 1, 2013. It will be replaced by Web of Science Yes more information
Web of Science (Web of Knowledge) Web of Science, aka Web of Knowledge, provides quick, powerful access to the world's leading citation databases. Coverage includes the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, available to 1900. Yes more information
Wiley Online Library Full-text access to millions of journal articles, thousands of books and hundreds of reference works covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. Yes more information
WorldCat Dissertations (OCLC) Bibliographic database of all dissertations and theses available in WorldCat No more information