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Academic OneFile - Peer-reviewed, full-text articles from world’s leading journals and reference sources.

Academic Search Complete - Multi-disciplinary database provides full text for nearly 7,300 scholarly publications with coverage in virtually every subject area updated daily. Academic Search Premier is a section of this database.

Academic Search Premier (AVL) - Multi-disciplinary database provides full text for nearly 3,500 scholarly publications with coverage in virtually every subject area updated daily. Academic Search Elite is a section of this database.

Academic Video Online - Video library spanning a widest range of subject areas.

AccessScience (AVL) - Collection of articles, briefings, videos, and biographies related to science.

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) - The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ) mission is to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans. As 1 of 12 agencies within the Department of Health and Human Services, AHRQ supports research that helps people make more informed decisions and improves the quality of health care services.

AGRICOLA - Publications and resources encompassing all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines, including plant sciences, food and human nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences.

Alt HealthWatch (AVL) - Full-text and images from publications that focus on complementary and alternative approaches to health.

APA PsycInfo - American Psychological Association’s (APA) resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health.

ASU Full-Text Journals@Ovid - Online journal articles and archives from AJOT, American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research, Current Opinion in Orthopedics, International Journal of Rehabilitation Research, Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B, Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics Part B, Pediatric Physical Therapy and Shock. Content up through 2014 is available.

BMC - BioMed Central, now BMC, is an open-access journals publisher for biomedicine, physical sciences, mathematics and engineering.

Books @ Ovid - E-Book collection of 9 titles related to pregnancy, birth, postnatal care, and neonatal care which include the following titles: Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician: Using the Evidence, Care of the Newborn by Ten Teachers, Children and Young People's Nursing: Principles for Practice, Essentials for Clinical Genetics in Nursing Practice, Human Milk in the NICU: Policy into Practice, Impact of Birthing Practices on Breastfeeding, Nursing Excellence for Children and Families, Professional Ethics in Midwifery Practice, and Quick Look Nursing: Maternal and Child Health.

Cabell’s Journalytics - Searchable, monitored database with detailed information about verified and reputable academic journals.

Cabell’s Predatory Journals - Searchable, monitored database of deceptive and predatory journals.

ClinicalTrials.gov - The U.S. National Institutes of Health, through its National Library of Medicine, has developed ClinicalTrials.gov to provide patients, family members and members of the public current information about clinical research studies.

CORE – COnnecting REpositories - Open access research outputs from repositories and journals throughout the world.

Directory of Open-Access Journals (DOAJ) - Free, full text repository that contains several scholarly research studies/ journals in many science-related areas.

Drug Information Portal - Starting point for learning about over 17,000 drugs already on the market or being tested.

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) - Collection of electronic books (e-books) which are also accessible via HORNETCat. Formerly known as NetLibrary.

Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine - Information on a complete range of healthcare topics for students, health care professionals, and researchers.

General OneFile (AVL) - Comprehensive news and periodical article source from 1980 to the present.

Google Scholar - Search engine specifically for scholarly journal articles, books, dissertations, and technical reports.

Guidelines and Measures - Evidence-based medicine, medical protocols provided by the National Guidelines Clearinghouse.

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) - The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for improving access to health care services for people who are uninsured, isolated or medically vulnerable.

Health Source - Consumer Edition (AVL) - Consumer health database with information on health topics such as medical sciences, psychology, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic (AVL) - Over 520 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines and indexing for many more. Includes USP Pharmacopoeia DI: Volume II Advice for the Lay Patient and Stedman's Medical Dictionary.

HSTAT - Health Services/ Technology Assessment Text, is a searchable collection of large, full-text clinical practice guidelines, technology assessments and health information.

Human Anatomy Atlas (AVL) - Comprehensive 3D visual atlas of the human body. Also known as Visible Body.

LocatorPlus is the U.S. National Library of Medicine's online catalog, and includes over 800,000 catalog records for books, audiovisuals, journals, computer files, and other materials in the Library's collections.

MedlinePlus is the U.S. National Library of Medicine's web site for consumer health information, and includes over 500 health topics and a guide to more than 9,000 prescription and over-the-counter medications.

Medscape - Medical news and perspectives for health care providers along with clinical information and access to continuing education.

Merck Manuals - Professional and consumer editions of one of the world’s most widely used medical information resources.

NCBI Bookshelf - Freely-accessible books and documents published by the National Center for Biotechnology Information.

NLM Products and Services - Lists of National Library of Medicine (NLM) databases, resources, and APIs (Advanced Programming Interface).

Occupational Outlook Handbook Online - Most current edition of this career information and work conditions resource.

OT Search - Provides indexing of literature of Occupational Therapy and related subjects.

OTseeker - Abstracts of systematic reviews and randomized controlled trials relevant to occupational therapy.

OverDrive - Popular books that can be downloaded directly onto a user’s computer or mobile device. Books may be checked out for 21 days, and are automatically returned to the library at the end of the checkout period. Includes Project Gutenberg e-book collection.

Oxford Academic Journals - Oxford University-published journals which cover a wide range of subjects including biology, economics, health sciences, political science, social work, and technology.

Oxford Scholarship Online (AVL) - 127 e-books relating to business and management, economics and finance, mathematics, public health and epidemiology, and social work.

PEDro - The Physiotherapy Evidence Database provides rapid access to bibliographic details and abstracts of randomized controlled trials, systematic reviews and evidence-based clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy.

PMC - PubMed Central, now PMC, is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature in the U. S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses - Contains citations for dissertations starting with 1861, abstracts for dissertations from 1980, abstracts for master's theses from 1988, and full-text access to dissertations (via PDF) from 1997 to the present. Previously named Digital Dissertations.

ProQuest Publicly Available Content - Full text of open access dissertations and theses in a variety of disciplines and the complete text is freely accessible in PDF format. The authors of these dissertations and theses have opted to publish as open access.

PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine, provides access to over 11 million MEDLINE citations back to the mid-1960's and additional life science journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources.

ScienceDirect - Abstracts and full-text articles (along with backfiles) in a variety of subject areas covering physical sciences, engineering, life sciences, health sciences, and social sciences. Freedom Collection with full-text coverage for over 1,500 journal titles was added in May 2019.

Science.gov - Science information provided by U.S. government agencies, including research and development results.

Springer E-book Collection: Behavioral Science - Behavioral science-related books published in 2011 (70), 2012 (67), and 2013 (106).

Wiley Online Library - Full-text access to over 500 online journals and over 700 e-books in business, law, education, and the sciences (health, life, physical, and social).