Health Sciences

Health Reference Center Academic

Alternative Titles
Health Reference Center Academic (Gale)
HRCA
Description

Indexes 205 nursing, allied health, and medical journals, consumer health magazines and newsletters (with full text articles for 150 of them), plus 500 pamphlets, 6 reference books, over 1800 topical overviews, and referral information (all in full text).

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1995 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8337
Access
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Subjects

Water Resources Abstracts

Description

Provides comprehensive coverage of water resources issues, including groundwater, lakes, estuaries, water supply, desalination, water yield, water quantity, groundwater management, watersheds, water quality, wastewater, and water law.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1967 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8331
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SPORTDiscus (EBSCO)

Alternative Titles
Sport Discus, Sports Discus, SportsDiscus
Description

SPORTDiscus is the most comprehensive, bibliographic database covering sport, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, sports science, physical education, kinesiology, coaching, training, sport administration, officiating, sport law & legislation, college & university sport, disabled persons, facility design & management, intramural & school sport, doping, drugs, health, health education, biomechanics, movement science, injury prevention rehabilitation, physical therapy, rehabilitation, nutrition, exercise physiology, sport & exercise psychology, recreation, leisure studies, tourism, allied health, occupational health & therapy, public health and more. With full bibliographic coverage, this database includes over 750,000 records with journal and monograph coverage going back to 1800; over 20,000 dissertations and theses and reference to articles in 60 different languages. The content also consists of international references from journal and magazine articles, books, book chapters, conference proceedings and more.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1800-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8317
Access
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African American Biographical Database

Alternative Titles
African American Biographical Database (AABD)
AABD
Description

Provides online access to thousands of brief and extended biographies of African Americans, both famous and everyday persons, from all time periods. Based on the microfiche set Black Biographical Dictionaries, 1790-1950, with additional content.

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Current edition. (Updated bimonthly).
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8319
Access
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ERIC [ProQuest]

Alternative Titles
Educational Resources Information Center
Description

The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to educational-related literature. This version of ERIC allows you to limit results to peer-reviewed journal articles. The ERIC database corresponds to two printed journals: Resources in Education (RIE) and Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE). Both journals provide access to some 14,000 documents and over 20,000 journal articles per year.

Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8311
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Aqualine

Alternative Titles
Aqualine (CSA)
Description

Coverage of trade, technical, and scientific literature in water resources and supplies, water quality, water and waste analysis, water treatment, underground services and water use, sewage, industrial effluent, and the effects of pollution.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
Late 1950s -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8307
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ProQuest Statistical Insight

Alternative Titles
Formerly called LexisNexis Statistical Insight, LexisNexis Statistical, LexisNexis Statistical Universe
Lexis-Nexis, Lexis Nexis, Lexis/Nexis, LN
Description

Indexes and abstracts federal statistical publications since 1974, business and state government publications since 1980, and international agency publications since 1983. Provides links to full text of 15% of federal publications. 

Firefox and Internet Explorer recommended. Does not work with Safari.

Type
Statistics
Coverage
1974 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8299
Access
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NTIS Database (National Technical Information Services)

Alternative Titles
NTIS (National Technical Information Services indexes) (CSA)
National Technical Information Service
Description

Indexes reports on government sponsored R&D from selected federal agencies (e.g. Department of Energy, EPA), their contractors, and their grantees (e.g. U of M).

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1964 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8295
Access
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History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Alternative Titles
History of Science, Technology, and Medicine (RLG)
HSTM
Description

Indexes journal articles, conference proceedings, books, book reviews and dissertations in the history of science, technology, and medicine & allied historical fields. Integrates four bibliographies: the Isis Current Bibliography of the History of Science, the Current Bibliography in the History of Technology (Technology and Culture), the Bibliografia Italiana di Storia della Scienza, and the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1975 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8291
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Pages

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