Health & Human Services

Health Tools

Information on illnesses, medical procedures, drugs, surgical procedures, therapies and more.  Whether you’re feeling under the weather or need tips for staying healthy, this is a good place to start.

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MedlinePlus directs you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. MedlinePlus also contains extensive information about drugs and supplements, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive tutorials, the latest health news, and surgery videos.

Go to MedlinePlus

 

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Consumer Health Complete provides convenient access for the everyday consumer of health care information to easily understandable health and medical information. Consumers can search and browse within medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles.  Provided by POWER Library, produced by EBSCO.

Go to CHC Database

 

health reference series

This product provides authoritative health resources that are easy to use and easy to understand. This online series contains the complete text of the print sourcebooks found in our library. Current titles cover topics on medical tests and dental care.

Go to Health Reference Series 

 

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Online full text of Salem Health title Magill’s Medical Guide. Covers diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, specialties, anatomy, biology, and issues in an A-Z format.

Go to Health, Salem Press

 

Environmental Information (GO GREEN with GreenFile)

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Offers information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments, and what can be done at each level to minimize these effects. Topics covered include climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Provided by POWER Library, produced by EBSCO.

Go to GreenFILE Database