Electronic Databases for Health Physical Education and Recreation

Academic Search Premier - Type: Full Text

Description: The world's largest scholarly, multidiscipline full text database designed specifically for academic institutions. It offers critical information from many sources found in no other database.

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Agricola - Type: Full Text

Description: A Unified Hub for Information Covering All Aspects of Agriculture Containing bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library, this source provides access to millions of citations. The citations are comprised of journal articles, book chapters, theses and much more, all relating to the field of agriculture.

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AHFS Consumer Medication Information - Type: Full Text

Description: AHFS Consumer Medication Information is a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers.

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Alt HealthWatch - Type: Full Text

Description: This database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers libraries full-text articles for more than 200 international, and often peer-reviewed, journals and reports.

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Annual Reviews - Type: Full Text

Description: Full text annual reviews of information in the fields of biological, physical, and social sciences.

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Biological Abstracts - Type: Article Index

Description: Biological Abstracts (1926-present) An expansive index to the world?s life sciences journal literature, with topics ranging from botany to microbiology to pharmacology. * Search precisely with BIOSIS indexing, MeSH terms, and CAS registry numbers * Backfiles available to 1926.

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BIOMed Central - Type: Full Text

Description: BioMed Central is an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate free access to peer-reviewed biomedical research. BioMed Central's portfolio of over 100 journals ranges from the highly selective, general interest Journal of Biology , which publishes both online and in print, to a range of specialist online only journals.

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CINAHL with Full Text - Type: Full Text

Description: CINAHL with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing and allied health journals, providing full text for more than 520 journals indexed in CINAHL. Most full-text coverage in this database goes back to 1982.

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Consumer Health Complete - Type: Full Text

Description: The single-most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

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Dissertations & Theses: Full Text - Type: Full Text

Description: With more than 2.4 million entries, the ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) database is the most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses in the world. UMI offers over 2 million titles for purchase in microfilm or paper formats. More than 930,000 are available in PDF format for immediate free download, and an average of 2,000 new PDFs are added to the database each week.

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Emporia State Institutional Repository Collection (ESIRC) - Type: Full Text

Description: The purpose of ESIRC is to collect, preserve and share a range of artifacts related to teaching, scholarship and cultural events at Emporia State University with the wider scholarly community and public.

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Health Source - Consumer Edition - Type: Full Text

Description: This rich collection of consumer health information provides access to over 80 full text consumer health magazines, including American Fitness, Better Nutrition, Harvard Health Letter, Men's Health, Muscle & Fitness, Prevention, Vegetarian Times and many others. Also included in this database is searchable full text for current health-related pamphlets and nearly 130 full text health reference books, including books published by the People's Medical Society. This full-text database covers topics such as AIDS, cander, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, women's health and more.

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Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition - Type: Full Text

Description: This resource provides over 500 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong, including full text from Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, Journal of Advanced Nursing, Journal of Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, Journal of Clinical Nursing, Journal of Community Health Nursing, Journal of Nursing Management, Nursing Ethics, Nursing Forum, Nursing Inquiry and many more.

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Lexis - Nexis Academic - Type: Full Text

Description: Provides access to a variety of news, business, legal, and reference information. Some of the articles are full text. Sponsored by LEXIS-NEXIS.

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MedicLatina - Type: Full Text

Description: This database contains a unique collection of medical research and investigatory journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. MedicLatina contains a complete table of contents and PDF full text for peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish. Covers a wide-range of medical subject areas. MedicLatina provides full text for a wide range of medical topics including neuroscience, cardiology, nephrology, biomedicine, clinical research, pediatrics, human reproduction, clinical pathology, cancer research and hematology.

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MEDLINE - Type: Article Index

Description: Created by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE is an authoritative bibliographic database that contains citations and abstracts for biomedical and health journals used by health care professionals, nurses, clinicians and researchers engaged in clinical care, public health and health policy development.

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Nursing Journals - see ProQuest Nursing Journals - Type: Full Text

Description: Offering complete information from leading nursing and related publications, this database is designed to meet the needs of researchers at health-care facilities as well as students enrolled in nursing programs at academic institutions. All the source publications are available in the ASCII full-text format. Nearly all of them also offer articles in the full-image and Text+Graphics formats.

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Oxford Reference Premium - Type: Full Text

Description: Oxford Reference Online brings together language and subject reference works from one of the world's biggest reference publishers into a single cross-searchable resource.

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Physical Education Index - Type: Article Index

Description: This database allows all researchers and professionals in the field to acquire accurate and scholarly information. These abstracts feature a wide variety of content, ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Health education and physical therapy are also covered as they continue to become more prevalent in our society.

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PILOTS: Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress - Type: Full Text

Description: This bibliographic database, covering the Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress, is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Its provides citations and abstracts to the international literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events.

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ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source - Type: Full Text

Description: This database offers reliable, comprehensive coverage of the fields of nursing and allied health including journals, video, dissertations, reference books and more.

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PubMed - Type: Full Text

Description: PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine, provides access to over 12 million MEDLINE citations back to the mid-1950's and additional life science journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources.

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SPORTDiscus with Full Text - Type: Full Text

Description: SPORT Discus is an international database provided by SIRC. The database contains information on the following: sports medicine, exercise physiology, bio mechanics, psychology, training techniques, coaching, physical education, physical fitness, active living, recreation, history, facilities and equipment. 1830s to the present. This database offers full text of more than 350 journals in sports, sports medicine, and related disciplines.

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Web of Science - Type: Article Index

Description: This contains the databases Biological Abstracts and Medline. Biological Abstracts (1926-present) An expansive index to the world?s life sciences journal literature, with topics ranging from botany to microbiology to pharmacology. * Search precisely with BIOSIS indexing, MeSH terms, and CAS registry numbers * Backfiles available to 1926 MEDLINE (1950-2007) The U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) premier life sciences database. * Explore biomedicine and life sciences, bioengineering, public health, clinical care, and plant and animal science * Search precisely with MesH terms and CAS registry numbers; link to NCBI databases and PubMed Related Articles * Backfiles to 1950 Your edition(s): * In-Process (1950-2007) * MEDLINE (1950-2007)

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