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  • Academic Ebooks from EBSCO
    EBSCO Academic Ebooks provides access to over 170,000 titles, including popular, professional, and scholarly works. The collection covers the gamut of academic disciplines: the arts, business, education, health & medicine, history, law, literature & language, religion & philosophy, science & technology, and social sciences. Most of the ebooks are accessible by an unlimited number of simultaneous users, and a very large number of them are not part of any other ebook collection available through the Library.
  • Academic Search Complete (EBSCOHost)
    A multi-disciplinary scholarly, full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. Also provides indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.
  • AccessScience
    McGraw-Hill's authoritative and comprehensive online encyclopedia of the sciences, mathematics, and technology.
  • Alt HealthWatch (EBSCOHost)
    Full text articles on complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health.
  • APA PsycNet E-Books
    APA PsycNet is the platform the American Psychological Association (APA) uses to deliver its highly authoritative content. Piedmont College users have access to a selection of the APA Handbooks in Psychology. This link opens with those books pre-selected for browsing.
  • Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination
    Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination is a classic resource for the professional development of nurses, athletic trainers, and other health professionals. This video series provides step-by-step instruction in physical examination. Patients and examiners represent diverse age groups and cultures to provide students with a well-rounded, realistic view. Bates' emphasizes health history and documentation and patient/practitioner interaction and communication. (The OSCE Clinical Skills Video series are not part of the Piedmont College subscription, despite the fact that the links are displayed.)
  • CINAHL Complete
    CINAHL Complete is a comprehensive source of full-text articles and citations for scholarly and professional nursing & allied health literature, providing full-text articles from more than 1,300 journals, many with searchable cited references, and citations/abstracts from 1937-present. This service contains many of the most-used nursing research journals, with no embargo. Includes all areas of nursing & allied health literature and supports professionals, students, educators, and researchers. CINAHL Complete also provides access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, evidence-based care sheets and quick lesson disease overviews, and continuing education modules. CINAHL Complete uses the CINAHL Thesaurus, which is based on the Medical Subject Headings, or MeSH, used by the National Library of Medicine. The CINAHL Thesaurus reflects the standard vocabulary used by professionals in nursing and medicine. Linking to full-text articles in other services is provided.
  • Consumer Health Complete (EBSCOHost)
    This resource offers a well-rounded collection of full-text content from a variety of relevant source types, including journals, magazines, books, pamphlets, images, videos and more. Includes authoritative patient-oriented drug information from AHFS, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • Counseling and Therapy in Video
    Counseling and Therapy in Video provides training videos, reenactments, and footage of actual therapy sessions. These recorded counseling sessions, conducted by renowned practitioners worldwide, provide an unparalleled opportunity to view expert therapists at work and learn intricacies of behavior, tone, facial expression, and body language that define successful counseling experiences. Therapies illustrated include: addiction, brief therapy, career counseling, child therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, domestic violence, family therapy, group therapy, narrative therapy, post-traumatic stress disorder, sex therapy, and culturally sensitive therapy,and working with LGBT clients.
  • Ebrary Academic Complete
    Ebrary Academic Complete is an ebook collection aimed at college and university students and faculty. The collection of over 125,000 titles covers the gamut of academic disciplines: the arts, business, education, health & medicine, history, law, literature & language, religion & philosophy, science & technology, and social sciences. The majority of titles are published by important academic publishers, including major university presses such as the University of Georgia. All ebooks are accessible by an unlimited number of simultaneous users, and a very large number of them are not part of any other ebook collection available through the Library.
  • Global Road Warrior
    Global Road Warrior is an international resource for social, cultural, travel, and business information that covers over 175 countries. While aimed at the international business traveler, this service will be useful in multiple disciplines because its information can help foster inter-cultural understanding. GRW describes demographics, economic features and conditions, holidays, religions, etiquetts, and folkways, all aspects of travel, social and cultural features and conditions, and discusses how business is conducted. It features high-resolution maps and cultural reports on childhood, dating, the situation of women, marriage and funeral customs, and cultural faux pas.
  • Health and Society in Video
    Health and Society in Video provides context for contemporary issues of health and health care, and their impact on society. Covering a vast array of topics such as pediatric AIDS, breast cancer, the Obama administration’s healthcare plan, addiction, hospice care, Alzheimer’s disease, organ donation, malnutrition, access to healthcare, and other issues, Health and Society in Video explores society’s most pressing health issues from diverse, often personal, perspectives. Users will explore first-person accounts by patients, physicians, family members, and care providers—real-life case studies of disease, trauma, neglect, chronic illness, age-related conditions, congenital abnormalities, and environmental illnesses.
  • Health Policy Journals in JSTOR
    This link opens JSTOR with all Health Policy journals preselected for searching. All articles, reviews, editorials, images, and other matter from all issues of each journal are available for searching. The most recent 3 years are usually not included for journals still being published. Use Find It! or the Journal Locator to determine whether you have access to other recent issues.
  • Health Sciences Journals in JSTOR
    This link opens JSTOR with all Health Sciences journals preselected for searching. All articles, reviews, editorials, images, and other matter from all issues of each journal are available for searching. The most recent 3 years are usually not included for journals still being published. Use Find It! or the Journal Locator to determine whether you have access to other recent issues.
  • Health Source: Nursing/Academic
    This full-text database offers a trusted source of nursing and allied health literature. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition covers an array of relevant topics, including pediatric nursing, critical care, mental health, nursing management, medical law and many more.
  • Journals @ Ovid Nursing Collection (Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins)
    Journals @ Ovid Nursing Collection provides full-text access from 2001-present to over 85 highly respected medical and nursing journals published by Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins. Included are: AJN, American Journal of Nursing; Family and Community Health; Health Care Manager; Home Health Care Nurse; Journal of Nursing Administration; Nursing Professional Case Management; and JONA's Healthcare Law Ethics & Regulation. Citations and abstracts to earlier issues are also provided and articles can be obtained through ILL.
  • Medical Imaging in Video
    Medical Imaging in Video gives students and practitioners a clear, direct way to observe highly technical imaging procedures used in patient diagnosis and treatment before practicing them in a clinical setting. Key areas of focus include radiography and sonography, radiation therapy, equipment, patient communication, and more. Content comes from the foremost accredited content partners in the field, including Gulfcoast Ultrasound, Lightbox Radiology Education, and Blue Chip.
  • Medicine Reference Works at Credo Reference
    Find in-depth information about these topics in the many reference works contained in Credo Reference.
  • MedicLatina (EBSCOHost)
    MedicaLatina provides access to full text for more than 140 peer-reviewed medical journals in native divish. The majority of full-text titles are available in native (searchable) PDF or scanned-in-color. A wide range of topics are covered including neuroscience, cardiology, nephrology, biomedicine, clinical research, pediatrics, human reproduction, clinical pathology, cancer research, and hematology.
  • MEDLINE Complete
    MEDLINE Complete provides full-text articles for over 2,400 of the most prominent journals used in all areas of medical research, many with no embargo. Based on the MEDLINE index, long the comprehensive standard research service in medicine, MEDLINE contains citations from 1857-present and full-text articles from 1865-present. Subjects include biomedicine, nursing, pre-clinical sciences, behavioral sciences, bioengineering, health policy development, life sciences, health care administration, dentistry and veterinary medicine. MEDLINE Complete is indexed with the National Library of Medicine's Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), which uses the standard vocabulary used by professionals in nursing and medicine. Linking to full-text articles in other services is provided.
  • Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests In Print (EBSCOHost)
    Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMY) contains full-text information on commercially-available, standardized English-language tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas. Includes test name and classification, author(s), publisher, publication date, price, time requirements, existence of validity and reliability data, score descriptions, levels, and intended populations. Published reviews of the tests are referenced. MMY is a publication of the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska and provides coverage from Volume 9 to the present. Tests in Print (TIP) is a comprehensive bibliography of all known, in-print, commercially available tests in English. TIP provides test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s). A score index permits users to identify what is being measured by each test.
  • Merck Manuals
    Online versions of the Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy, the The Merck Manual of Medical Information–Home Edition, the Merck Manual of Geriatrics, and the Merck Manual of Health & Aging. These standard reference works provide detailed information on virtually all disorders, complete with discussion of symptoms and current therapy.
  • PBS Video Online
    PBS has put a great number of its videos online, freely available for streaming. There are both full-length programs and series and long excerpts from programs. The programming presented is very recent, for example, the latest Brian Greene NOVA documentary, The Fabric of the Cosmos. There is also a great of programming from the past, including Frontline, Washington Week, the Nightly Business Report, NOVA, art21, Religion & Ethics Newsweekly, and a great deal more.
  • Pharmaceutical News Index
    Pharmaceutical News Index gives researchers access to the latest information on medical technology, research, and legislative developments. The database contains bibliographic information and indexing for 22 key U.S.and international pharmaceutical, health care, biotechnology, medical device, and cosmetic industry newsletters.
  • ProQuest Career & Technical Education Collection
    ProQuest Career and Technical Education includes over 600 titles, with more than 500 available in full text. Both students and instructors can access the database to research virtually any technical topic, including: computing science, health care, building trades, auto mechanics, sales and retail, accounting, graphic design, photography.
  • ProQuest Family Health
    ProQuest Family Health covers an enormous range of subjects of value to laypeople who seek health and medical information: from sports injuries to women's health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry.
  • ProQuest Health & Medical Complete
    This resource offers vital clinical, biomedical, and health journals, The Lancet, The New England Journal of Medicine, Nature titles and more. Curriculum-based health videos are a recent enhancement to this resource, offering highly sought after visual content to complement text information sources. They are also a support aid to prepare trainees for or reinforce learning in the practical clinical environment.
  • ProQuest Health Management
    ProQuest Health Management is designed to meet the needs of researchers studying health administration. The content provides the most reliable and relevant information on a wide range of topics, including hospitals, insurance, health care law and legislation, statistics and management, ethics.
  • ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source
    PQNAHS provides citations/abstracts and full-text articles from 1986-present for over 1,000 scholarly and professional journal titles, in most cases without embargo, covering the complete range of nursing and allied topics. In addition, the service contains over 16,000 full-text dissertations and theses in nursing; CultureGrams' Cultural Competency Reports for sensitive patient care; and over 1,000 nursing procedure videos from MedCom-Trainex and 19 nursing procedure videos from HC-Pro.
  • ProQuest Research Library Complete
    Extensive collection of full-text articles and citations from over 4,700 journals and magazines. ProQuest Research Library is designed to cover the top 150 core academic subject reference areas, and cover them extensively; so not only is it an invaluable service for many diverse academic disciplines, it’s also useful to readers and researchers at every level.
  • Public Health Journals in JSTOR
    This link opens JSTOR with all Public Health journals preselected for searching. All articles, reviews, editorials, images, and other matter from all issues of each journal are available for searching. The most recent 3 years are usually not included for journals still being published. Use Find It! or the Journal Locator to determine whether you have access to other recent issues.
  • Public Policy & Administration Journals in JSTOR
    This link opens JSTOR with all Public Policy & Administration journals preselected for searching. All articles, reviews, editorials, images, and other matter from all issues of each journal are available for searching. The most recent 3 years are usually not included for journals still being published. Use Find It! or the Journal Locator to determine whether you have access to other recent issues.
  • Research Library Complete (ProQuest)
    Extensive collection of full-text articles and citations from over 4,700 journals and magazines. ProQuest Research Library is designed to cover the top 150 core academic subject reference areas, and cover them extensively; so not only is it an invaluable service for many diverse academic disciplines, it’s also useful to readers and researchers at every level.
  • SAGE Premier All Access Collection
    SAGE Premier provides the full-text of every article, 1999-present, from all 650+ peer-reviewed journals published by SAGE Publications. Also provides citations/abstracts for all articles from each journal's first issue. Disciplines represented include: cultural studies, history, theology & biblical studies, philosophy, and language & literature; business, economics, management, and marketing; education and special education; sociology and social policy, geography and anthropology, criminal justice and criminology, and family, gender & ethnic studies; applied sciences and technology; nursing, medicine, and health sciences; life and ecological sciences.
  • Science Reference Works at Credo Reference
    Find in-depth information about these topics in the many reference works contained in Credo Reference.
  • Video Journal of Counseling and Therapy
    The Video Journal of Counseling and Therapy is the definitive streaming video collection of the latest in research and best practice methods in the fields of counseling, mental health, and psychology, presented by highly recognized and respected expert therapists. Topics covered include post-traumatic stress disorder, mindfulness, cognitive behavioral therapy, neuroscience and counseling, addictions, positive psychology, multiculturalism, ADHD, counseling men and boys, psychopharmacology, evidence-based treatment, suicide risk assessment, compassion fatigue, and family and couples therapy.
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