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A.D.A.M. Interactive Anatomy [MEDICAL]

The most comprehensive, interactive anatomy teaching resource. A.D.A.M.’s award-winning multimedia encyclopedia, with over 3,900 health articles, is now included in the online edition which features more than 3,000 illustrations for teaching in a clinical context and contains completely new 3D image library allows you to rotate images, view from multiple angles, and more.

**For off campus use, please use the username NCCDAIA2013 and the password NCCDAIA2013

CINAHL w/fulltext [MEDICAL]

CINAHL with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for nearly 600 journals indexed in CINAHL. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index - with no embargo. Full-text coverage dates back to 1981.

Consumer Health Complete [MEDICAL]

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.

This full text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.

Credo Reference [MEDICAL]

Are you looking for a giant online reference library that provides access to a selection of reference books, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, books of quotations and several subject specific titles? If yes, then check out the Credo Reference library. Credo Reference enables users to find authoritative answers to their reference questions really fast. It features content from hundreds of reference books in a broad range of subjects. Through Credo Reference you can gain access to approximately 3,189,327 entries, from 404 titles and 62 publishers.


The Dental Database includes nine (9) electronic medical titles, and additional resources including Stedman’s Medical Dictionary; MedCalc 3000, a computerized medical reference and tool set; Pub Med, a service of the National Library of Medicine which includes over 15 million citations for biomedical articles; and the National Guideline Clearinghouse, a public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. All Dental titles and resources are cross-searchable, full-text titles from a wide variety of reputable authors, publishers, and societies.

**For off campus use, please use the username gcollege and the current NCLIVE password.

Health and Wellness Information Center [MEDICAL]

The Health & Wellness Information Center will integrate NC LIVE and NC Health Info resources in order to give users an improved browsing and search environment.

Health Source: Consumer Edition [MEDICAL]

Provides consumer oriented information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and general health. Includes searchable full text for over 150 consumer health journals, abstracts and indexing for nearly 175 general health, nutrition and professional health care publications, and thousands of essays covering eight major health related subjects, including adult health, behavioral health, cardiology, drug and medication information, pediatric health, senior health, women's health and sports medicine. Includes results from Clinical Pharmacology, which replaces information previously obtained from USP DI: Volume II, Advice for the Patient.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition [MEDICAL]

Provides more than 400 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines, and provides abstracts and indexing for over 500 journals. Also includes integrated results from Clinical Pharmacology (which replaces USP DI: Volume II, Advice for the Patient) and access to Stedman's Medical Dictionary.

MedlinePlus [MEDICAL]

One of the most comprehensive web resources for quality consumer health information. Developed by the National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health, the site contains extensive, high quality information on common diseases and conditions, health promotion and wellness, prescription and non-prescription drugs, medical dictionaries and more. There are also interactive health tutorials and information on clinical trials. A Spanish version is also available at the vendor's site


A service of the National Library of Medicine, PubMed provides access to over 11 million citations from MEDLINE and additional life science journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources.

RN Database [MEDICAL]

The RN Database contains has 22 titles which are listed below:

Community Assessment Reference Guide for Community Health Nursing (2008) Community Health Nursing: Advocacy for Population Health - 5th Ed. (2008) Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests?With Nursing Implications - 4th Ed. (2011) Davis's NCLEX-PN® Review - 3rd. Ed (2006) Davis's NCLEX-RN® Success - 2nd Ed. (2006) Effective Leadership & Management in Nursing - 7th Ed. (2009) Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology - 6th Ed. (2011) Ethical Decision Making in Nursing and Health Care: The Symphonological Approach - 4th Ed. (2008) Evidence-Based Geriatric Nursing Protocols for Best Practice - 4th Ed. (2012) Foundations of Nursing Research - 6th Ed (2012) Fundamental & Advanced Nursing Skills - 3rd Ed. (2010) Handbook of Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances - 3rd Ed. (2010) Health Promotion Strategies Through the Life Span - 8th Ed. (2009) Kozier & Erb's Fundamentals of Nursing: Concepts, Process, and Practice - 9th Ed. (2012) Labor and Delivery Nursing: A Guide to Evidence-Based Practice (2009) Laboratory Tests and Diagnostic Procedures with Nursing Diagnoses - 8th Ed. (2013) Medical-Surgical Nursing: Critical Thinking in Patient Care - 5th Ed. (2011) Nursing Procedures, Lippincott's - 5th Ed. (2009) Nursing Procedures, Lippincott's Video Series (2009) Nutrition & Diet Therapy - 5th Ed. (2011) Pharmacology for Nurses: A Pathophysiologic Approach - 3rd Ed. (2011) Teaching Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing: A Guide for Academic and Clinical Settings (2006)

**For off campus use, please use the username nccollege and the current NCLIVE password.

Statistical Abstract of the United States [GENERAL]
The Statistical Abstract of the United States provides statistical tables and charts covering various aspects of social, political and economic life. Although the emphasis is on the United States, some tables cover regions, states, cities, and comparative international statistics. Information for the product is gathered from all agencies of the federal government and from private, commercial, and professional sources.


Includes 35+ electronic medical textbooks which are cross-searchable, full-text, top-tier titles in a breadth of healthcare disciplines from a wide variety of reputable authors, publishers, and societies.

**For off campus use, please use the username gaston and the current NCLIVE password.

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