Articles & Databases : Nursing, Dental & Health Science

Academic Search Premier [EBSCO] CSM only logo
This database covers many subjects and provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including nearly 3,900 academic (peer-reviewed) titles.

Access Science CSM only logo
An online encyclopedia of science and technology.

Biology Journals [ProQuest] CSM only logo
Abstracts and full-text articles from journals in the biological sciences.

Consumer Health Complete [EBSCO] CSM only logo
Thousands of current, full text articles and reports from health and wellness publications in mainstream and alternative medicine, plus videos and animations.

Ethnic NewsWatch [Proquest] CSM only logo
Articles from the ethnic, minority and native press.

Films on Demand CSM only logo
Topics include Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Economics, Science and Mathematics and Health and Medicine.

Gale Virtual Reference Library CSM only logo
List of titles included in this database:
Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior
International Encyclopedia of Marriage and Family
World of Microbiology and Immunology

General OneFile [Gale] PLS only logo
A one-stop source for popular, scholarly, and trade publications in all formats: newspaper, magazine, journal, and newsletter, etc.

Google Scholar a lock that is open
Google Scholar searches specifically for scholarly literature - peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, etc. Some of the search results are available in full-text but many display only links to pay-for-document delivery services. In many cases you may have access to the complete documents through the CSM library. When using Google Scholar on your own computer, make sure that "Library Links" in Scholar Preferences are set to "College of San Mateo - Full-Text @ CSM".

GreenFILE [EBSCO] CSM only logo
Information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment such as global warming, green building, sustainable agriculture, and more. Includes academic, government and general-interest articles.

Health Source - Consumer Edition [EBSCO] CSM only logo
Current, full text articles from health magazines, newsletters, and health reference books.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition [EBSCO] CSM only logo
Full text articles from hundreds of academic journals in nursing and allied health. Includes drug information sheets.

Highwire Press a lock that is open
A division of the Stanford University Libraries, HighWire Press hosts a large repository of peer-reviewed content, much of it available for free. Free content is clearly marked in search results. Also, a listing of their free titles can be found here.

MasterFILE Premier [EBSCO] CSM only logo
A database containing full text articles of general interest to the public. Includes reference books, primary source documents, and an image collection with photos, maps, and flags.

MEDLINE [EBSCO] CSM only logo
Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, the health care system, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine.

Medline Plus a lock that is open
Information from the National Institutes of Health and other sources on over 600 diseases and conditions.

Natural Medicines CSM only logo
Provides evidence based information about dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary, alternative, and integrative therapies. Includes up to date information about natural ingredients, drug and/or supplement interactions, effectiveness of treatment options, nutrition depletion, consumer education, pregnancy & lactation, sports medicine, and health & wellness topics. Good for personal use or professional use by athletes, physical therapists, nutritionists, and other health professionals who want to get trusted information on these topics.

Nursing & Allied Health Source [ProQuest] CSM only logo
Scholarly journal articles from medical disciplines, with an emphasis on nursing and allied health.

ProQuest Research Library CSM only logo
ProQuest Research Library's 3500 full text periodicals - scholarly, trade and popular – cover subjects from business and political science to literature and psychology.

PILOTS: Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress [ProQuest]
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. It provides citations and abstracts to the international literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health impacts of traumatic events.

PubMed a lock that is open
PubMed comprises more than 26 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

RAND California CSM only logo
Statistical information on California. Includes population & demographics; health & health care; business & economics; crimes, prisons, & courts; labor force, employment & earnings; energy; environment, resources & weather; K-12 & higher education; income, expenditure, wealth, & poverty; social insurance & human services; transportation & travel; and federal, state, & local government information.

Salem Online CSM only logo
Access to online titles from Salem Press. Search all titles at once using the "Salem Online" link above. Search individual titles using the links below. Includes:

Science in Context [Gale] PLS only logo
Science in Context provides detailed coverage of popular subjects from earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science history. Sources include Gale Encyclopedia of Science, Chemical Elements, Science in Dispute and Macmillan Science Library.

TRIP: Turning Research Into Practice a lock that is open New!
Trip is a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their medical practice and/or care.

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