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Health and Society

Journal articles

Web of Science (B) - Indexes and abstracts journals in the sciences and social sciences from 1983 to the present. Includes a cited reference searching feature.

Medline (B) FirstSearch - A comprehensive index to medical journals. 

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (B) -  Abstracts and indexing of scholarly journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Many articles full text. Provided by BadgerLink.

Springerlink (B) - Full suite of publisher journals ebooks including many in medical and health studies.

Highwire Press - Full text articles in selected science journals.

PubMed  - Citations and abstracts on medical journals from the National Library of Medicine. PubMed Central is the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.

BioMed Central  - Full text peer reviewed research articles across all areas of biology and medicine.

Expanded Academic ASAP (B) - Useful as a starting point for recent articles in many subject areas. Includes the full text of selected articles.

Academic Search Premier (B) EBSCOhost  - A good beginning point for recent articles in many subject areas. Includes some full text articles. Provided by BadgerLink. Also includes EBSCOhost Source databases with selected full text articles in many subject areas.

JSTOR (B) - Covers selected science titles.

Books and media

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

Ebrary (B) - A large collection of full-text academic ebooks.

Government documents

Birth, Stillbirth, & Infant Mortality Rates – 1929-1936, 2002-2008

Financial Statistics of Cities & Mortality Statistics – 1931-1936

American Housing Survey – 1970s

HUD Statistical Yearbook – 1966-1979

WI State Healthcare Reports – 2003-2010 (specific studies on race and ethnicity)

Health in United States – 1982-2010

Mental Health in United States – 1983-1996

Composition of Foods

(B) indicates sources accessible to Beloit College users only.