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Academic Search Complete
Academic Search Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1865, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. This scholarly collection offers unmatched full text coverage of information in many areas of academic study.
CINAHL Complete
CINAHL®Complete is the world’s most comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index, with no embargo. CINAHL®Complete is the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing & allied health literature.
EBSCO Health & Wellness Database Group
EBSCO Health & Wellness Database Group offers the option of searching both CINAHL and MEDLINE.
Films on Demand
From anthropology to world languages and many subjects in between, Films on Demand makes video content available in an easy to use database. Films from ABC News, NBC News, NOVA, Ken Burns, BBC, Scientific American Frontiers, Modern Marvels, and many other sources are part of the thousands available in this database.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Gale Virtual Reference Library e-book collection.
Health and Wellness Resource Center
Health & Wellness Resource Center is a comprehensive resource for libraries, schools, and hospitals that provides integrated access to medical, health, and wellness information through an intuitive Web interface.
Health Reference Center Academic
A full service resource for people needing health related research. It provides an integrated collection of general interest health and fitness magazines, medical and professional periodicals, reference books and pamphlets.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Health Source: Consumer Edition offers authoritative information on health-related questions. With this consumer-health database, discover healthy nutritional guidelines or search for the latest treatments for cancer. The content of Health Source: Consumer Edition is also enhanced with several health books published by the People's Medical Society. With this database you can search for information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals, including nearly 450 peer-reviewed journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also featured are abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals.
Medcom/Trainex is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses   Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  Streaming videos are provided on a variety of topics useful to nursing students.
Offers users access to information from all journals indexed in the National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE file. Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical services, and much more. Links to full-text of over 350 full-text journals. Included are abstracts and indexing for over 3,800 current biomedical journals published in the U.S. and 70 foreign countries, and citations found in Index Medicus, the International Nursing Index and the Index to Dental Literature.
Ovid Nursing Journals
Ovid Nursing Journals provides users with access to thousands of full-text articles from journals like Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, Critical Care Nursing Quarterly, Nurse Practitioner, OR Nurse, and dozens of others.
Salem Health
Salem Health is composed of two reference sets: Magill's Medical Guide and Addictions & Substance Abuse. The sets may be searched together or individually.
STAT!Ref is an electronic medical library that enables users to cross-search more than 35 medical resources such as Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment, Mosby's Drug Consult, the Griffith 5 Minute Clinical Consult, and more!

Online Journal Access
Some of the health sciences journals that do not have full-text articles in the online databases offer full-text articles through the Internet to libraries that subscribe to the print version of the journal. We have created a web page with links to journals that are available to Temple College. Online journal access is restricted to currently enrolled Temple College students and to Temple College faculty and staff. You will need to have your username and password to open the Online Journals page if you are not on a TC campus.
Highwire Full-Text Journals
HighWire Press is a large archive of free full-text health sciences journal articles. High Wire offers over 700,000 free full-text articles. Most of the journals have a 6 or 12 month delay before allowing non-subscribers full-text article access.
Ovid Full-Text Journals
Direct access to eighty-three full-text journals listed by title.
ScienceDirect Journals
The following journals can be accessed in ScienceDirect: Annals of Emergency Medicine, AORN Journal, Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, Geriatric Nursing, Heart & Lung, Journal of Emergency Nursing, Journal of Evidence-Based Dental Practice, Journal of Pediatric Health Care, Nursing Outlook, Nursing Clinics of North America, and Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontology.

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