Articles & Databases : Nursing, Dental & Health Science
This database covers many subjects and provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including nearly 3,900 academic (peer-reviewed) titles.
An online encyclopedia of science and technology.
Abstracts and full-text articles from journals in the biological sciences.
Thousands of current, full text articles and reports from health and wellness publications in mainstream and alternative medicine, plus videos and animations.
Articles from the ethnic, minority and native press.
Topics include Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Economics, Science and Mathematics and Health and Medicine.
|List of titles included in this database:
|Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior|
|International Encyclopedia of Marriage and Family|
|World of Microbiology and Immunology|
A one-stop source for popular, scholarly, and trade publications in all formats: newspaper, magazine, journal, and newsletter, etc.
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".
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.
Current, full text articles from health magazines, newsletters, and health reference books.
Full text articles from hundreds of academic journals in nursing and allied health. Includes drug information sheets.
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
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.
Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, the health care system, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine.
Information from the National Institutes of Health and other sources on over 600 diseases and conditions.
Provides information about complementary and alternative medicine including dietary supplements and integrative therapies.
Scholarly journal articles from medical disciplines, with an emphasis on nursing and allied health.
ProQuest Research Library's 3500 full text periodicals - scholarly, trade and popular – cover subjects from business and political science to literature and psychology.
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.
For remote access please contact the CSM Reference Desk
Information on medical topics such as diseases, treatments, procedures, anatomy, biology, genetics, psychology, and alternative medicines. Includes photos, illustrations, and graphs.
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.