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  • CAB Abstracts & CAB Archive (EBSCO) Funded by GALILEO
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    Index to research on agriculture, forestry and allied life sciences.   More Information

  • CABDirect Archive (1910-1972) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Index to research on agriculture, forestry and allied life sciences between 1910 and 1972.  More Information

  • CINAHL  Funded by GALILEO
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    Index and abstracts to the literature of nursing and allied health with some full text.  More Information

  • Global Health Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Index to research on biomedical life sciences.   More Information

  • MEDLINE (Web of Knowledge) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Index and abstracts of journal articles in the health sciences.  More Information

  • ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source Funded by GALILEO
    Online Access: On/Off Campus. GALILEO Password required for off campus access.

    Articles from journals in nursing and allied health.  More Information

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  • Abstracts in Social Gerontology (EBSCO) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Index to social gerontology literature.  More Information

  • Ageline (EBSCO) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Index to social gerontology journals.  More Information

  • Alt HealthWatch  Funded by GALILEO
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    Articles on complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health.  More Information

  • AMA Manual of Style Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Style manual for publishing medical research  More Information

  • BioMed Central Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Scholarly research in the life sciences and clinical medicine.  More Information

  • Child Welfare Information Gateway 
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    Print and electronic publications, websites, databases and more covering topics related to child safety, welfare and adoption.  More Information

  • Consumer Health Complete Funded by GALILEO
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    Full-text articles, encyclopedias, reports, videos, and other content on consumer-oriented health topics.  More Information

  • Current Contents Connect (Web of Knowledge) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Tables of contents from research journals  More Information

  • Data Citation Index (Web of Knowledge) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Access to research data  More Information

  • Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society (2007) (SAGE) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    The Encyclopedia includes information on the individual and societal aspects of cancer, from the latest research from the National Cancer Institute to studies on alternative diet and nutrition treatments.  More Information

  • Encyclopedia of Epidemiology (2008) (SAGE) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Overview and in-depth articles on aspects of research design as related to public policy, health sciences, and health administration.  More Information

  • Encyclopedia of Global Health (2008) (SAGE) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    An overview of health topics, including biographical information on key figures in global public health.  More Information

  • Encyclopedia of Health and Aging (2007) (SAGE) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Covers the biological, psychological, social, and economic aspects of health and aging and impacts within the health-care system.  More Information

  • Encyclopedia of Health Services Research (2009) (SAGE) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    An overview of health services from access to care to special populations, and biographical information on key figures in the field.  More Information

  • Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Reference articles on physical, social, and policy aspects of food and nutrition.   More Information

  • Encyclopedia of Medical Decision Making (2009) (SAGE) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    The Encyclopedia of Medical Decision Making gives readers an introduction to prescriptive and descriptive aspects of medical decision making, revealing how medical and healthcare decisions are actually made—and constrained—and how physician, healthcar  More Information

  • Encyclopedia of Obesity (2008) (SAGE) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    The Encyclopedia of Obesity includes information on molecular biology, psychology, medicine, public health and policy, food science, environmental health, and pharmaceuticals.  More Information

  • Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery (2009) (SAGE) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Contains information including the neurobiology of addiction, models of addiction, sociocultural perspectives on drug use, family and community factors, prevention theories and techniques, professional issues, the criminal justice system and substance abu  More Information

  • GenderWatch (ProQuest) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Articles from scholarly and popular journals and other publications on gender in cultural, social, and historical context.   More Information

  • Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI) (EBSCO) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Information on measurement instruments in the psychosocial sciences.  More Information

  • Health Source: Nursing / Academic Edition  Funded by GALILEO
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    Articles for nursing and allied health professionals.  More Information

  • Physical Education Index (ProQuest) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Index of scholarly articles and research pertaining to physical education topics.  More Information

  • ProQuest Statistical Insight ((formerly LexisNexis Statistical Insight)) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Statistics published by the U.S. government and other agencies.  More Information

  • PsycINFO  Funded by GALILEO
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    The major index for articles, books, chapters, dissertations, and reports in psychology. The American Psychological Association offers YouTube videos on how to use PsycINFO.  More Information

  • The SAGE Encyclopedia of Qualitative Research Methods (2008) (SAGE) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Methods, background, and examples from the field of qualitative research.  More Information

  • The SAGE Handbook of Healthcare (2008) (SAGE) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Covers the scientific and technology issues in the healthcare industry.  More Information

  • Social Work Abstracts (EBSCO) Funded by GALILEO
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    On issues related to social work theory and practice.  More Information

  • SPORTDiscus with Full Text (EBSCO) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Index of physical education journals.  More Information

  • Women's Studies International Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Index to articles, book chapters and more from a wide range of scholarly sources.  More Information

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  • Academic Search Complete Funded by GALILEO
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    Articles from some peer-reviewed journals as well as monographs, reports, conference proceedings, and other sources.  More Information

  • Annual Reviews Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Critical reviews of scholarly research in the biomedical, physical, and social sciences.   More Information

  • JSTOR Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Access to back issues (from the date of first publication) of selected, core journals.   More Information

  • PubMed (NCBI/NIH) 
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    Index and abstracts of journal articles in the health sciences with links to full text.  More Information

  • ScienceDirect Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Articles from scholarly journals on all the sciences, including the social sciences.  More Information

  • Web of Science (Web of Knowledge) Funded by the UGA Libraries
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    Provides access to the combined citation indexes.   More Information