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Geriatric Nursing Resources @ Eastern University

  1. 1. Geriatric  Nursing  Resources  @  Warner  Memorial  Library.   Prepared  by   Mark  Puterbaugh   Info.  Svcs.  Librarian   mputerba@eastern.edu   610-­‐341-­‐1461   Where  can  I  find  scholarly  arFcles?   DATABASES   •  Applied  Social  Sciences  Index  and  Abstracts  (ASSIA)   Designed  to  meet  the  informaFon  needs  of  the  caring  professions,  and  spans   the  literature  of  health,  social  services,  psychology,  sociology,  economics,   poliFcs,  race  relaFons  and  educaFon.  The  database  abstracts  and  indexes   over  500  journals,  from  more  than  16  countries.   •           EBSCOhost  -­‐  CINAHL   This  database  is  a  rich  collecFon  of  full  text  for  nursing  &  allied  health   journals,  providing  full  text  for  more  than  610  journals  indexed  in  CINAHL®.   This  authoritaFve  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..     •  EBSCOhost  –  Health  Source:  Nursing/Academic  EdiFon   This  database  provides  nearly  550  scholarly  full  text  journals  focusing  on   many  medical  disciplines.     •         JSTOR   Covers  full-­‐text  from  hundreds  of  journals  in  ecology,  botany  and  the   biosciences.     •  PubMed    (hKp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/)   PubMed  comprises  more  than  23  million  citaFons  for  biomedical  literature   from  MEDLINE,  life  science  journals,  and  online  books.  CitaFons  may  include   links  to  full-­‐text  content  from  PubMed  Central  and  publisher  web  sites.   •  PubMed  Central:PMC  (hKp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/)   PMC  is  a  free  full-­‐text  archive  of  biomedical  and  life  sciences  journal  literature   at  the  U.S.  NaFonal  InsFtutes  of  Health's  NaFonal  Library  of  Medicine  (NIH/ NLM).   •  PubMed  Health  (hKp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/)   PubMed  Health  specializes  in  reviews  of  clinical  effecFveness  research,  with   easy-­‐to-­‐read  summaries  for  consumers  as  well  as  full  technical  reports.   Clinical  effecFveness  research  finds  answers  to  the  quesFon  “What  works?”   in  medical  and  health  care.   •       Sage  Premier   A  collecFon  of  over  240  of  the  highly  regarded  Sage  Journals,  covering  a   variety  of  disciplines.   •  iGeriatrics  (free)   •  Geriatrics  at  Your  FingerFps  $   •  MulFmorbidity  GEMS  (free)   Check  out  apps      for  both  iOS  and  Android    
  2. 2. •  Online  Catalog   Search  for  books,  e-­‐books,  journal  Ftles,  media  and  other  items     available  through  Eastern  University’s  Libraries.   •  eBrary   Large  collecFon  of  academic  e-­‐books  searchable  and  readable   through  this  mulF-­‐disciplinary  database.   •  EBSCO  eBooks   Search  and  view  the  full  text  of  academic  e-­‐books  in  EBSCOhost.   •  JSTOR  Books   Excellent  collecFon  of  mulF-­‐disciplinary  Ftle  from  academic   publisher.   •     NCBI  Bookshelf  (hKp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books)   NaFonal  Center  for  Biotechnology  InformaFon  Bookshelf  provides   free  access  to  books  and  documents  in  life  science  and  healthcare.   Where  can  I  find  books?   What’s  On  the  Web?   •  AdministraFon  on  Aging  (hKps://www.apha.org)   The  mission  of  the  AdministraFon  on  Aging  (AoA)  is  to  help  elderly  individuals  maintain  their   dignity  and  independence  in  their  homes  and  communiFes  through  comprehensive,   coordinated,  and  cost  effecFve  systems  of  long-­‐term  care,  and  livable  communiFes  across  the   U.S.   •  CDC  NaFonal  Center  for  Health  StaFsFcs  (hKp://www.cdc.gov/nchs/)   The  NaFonal  Center  for  Health  StaFsFcs'  website  is  a  rich  source  of  informaFon  about   America's  health  from  the  NaFon's  principal  health  staFsFcs  agency.   •  Food  and  Drug  AdministraFon  (hKp://www.fda.gov)   The  FDA  is  responsible  for  protecFng  the  public  health  by  assuring  the  safety,  efficacy,  and   security  of  human  and  veterinary  drugs,  biological  products,  medical  devices,  our  naFon’s  food   supply,  cosmeFcs,  and  products  that  emit  radiaFon.   •  Medline  Plus  Seniors'  Health  (hKps://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/seniorshealth.html)   MedlinePlus  will  direct  you  to  informaFon  to  help  answer  senior  health  quesFons.  The  site   brings  together  authoritaFve  informaFon  from  NLM,  the  NaFonal  InsFtutes  of  Health  (NIH),   and  other  government  agencies  and  health-­‐related  organizaFons.   •  NaFonal  InsFtute  on  Aging    (hKps://www.nia.nih.gov/)   NIA    leads  a  broad  scienFfic  effort  to  understand  the  nature  of  aging  and  to  extend  the  healthy,   acFve  years  of  life.  In  1974,   •  NIHSeniorHealth  (hKp://nihseniorhealth.gov/)   This  easy-­‐to-­‐use  website  features  health  and  wellness  informaFon  for  older  adults  from  the   NaFonal  InsFtutes  of  Health.   Thursday,  November  5,  15  

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