Health Databases

Medical databases   

CINAHL (Cumulative Index of Nursing & Allied Health Literature; partially full-text)

Health Management (Recommended for OTA and HIT/Coding)

Health Source:  Nursing Academic (full-text scholarly journals)

Micromedex (clinical database on drugs, disease, toxicology)

Occupational Therapy, American Journal of

PsycArticles (psychology)
PubMed (index to medical journals; not a full-text database)

Consumer health databases

AltHealthWatch (alternative, complementary, and holistic medicine)

Consumer Health Complete (broad wellness topics, including fact sheets, news, pamphlets)


Encyclopedia of Medicine (Gale)

Encyclopedia of Surgery & Medical Tests (Gale)

Human Diseases and Conditions (Gale)

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Health Source:  Consumer Edition (both magazine and journal articles)

Psychology & Mental Health (Salem)

Medline Plus (free, authoritative, & brief encyclopedia)

Medical dictionary

Medline Plus with audio