• Library Databases - Life Sciences, Psychology & Health

  • Biology Browser   

    Cabell's Directories of Publishing Opportunities – These directories provide detailed information on journals that publish articles in the fields of Educational Curriculum and Methods,  Educational Psychology and Administration, Educational Technology and Library Science,  and Psychology and Psychiatry.  Consult Cabell’s to determine whether a journal is a good fit for your article in terms of topic area, review process, and acceptance rate; and to get information on style and format to assist you in preparing your article.

    Current Contents Connect - a multidisciplinary current awareness Web resource, providing access to complete bibliographic information of over 8,000 of the world's leading scholarly journals and more than 2,000 books.

    Current Index to Statistics

    Encyclopedia of Bioethics - Covers topics on the ethics of health professions, animal research, population control and the environment.

    Faculty of 1000 Biology - An authoritative online service in which leading researchers and clinicians share their expert opinions by highlighting and evaluating the most important articles in biology.

    Faculty of 1000 Medicine - An authoritative online service in which leading researchers and clinicians share their expert opinions by highlighting and evaluating the most important articles in medicine.

    GreenFILE - Covers information on all aspects of human impact on the environment. Topics covered include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

    HAPI (Health and Psychosocial Instruments) - provides ready access to information on measurement instruments such as questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, index measures, coding schemes/ manuals, rating scales, projective techniques, vignettes/scenarios, tests in the health fields, psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science. Please logoff when done.

    Health Reference Center Academic - Find articles on health topics such as fitness, pregnancy, nutrition, diseases, public health, occupational health and safety, alcohol and drug abuse, etc. from nursing and allied health journals and reference books and from newspapers, magazines, and newsletters.

    Health Source: Nursing & Academic (Ebsco)

    ISI Web of Knowledge - includes Web of Science, Current Contents Connect, Biology Browser, etc.

    Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe  Searching Tips  

    Mental Measurements Yearbook - (Buros Institute of Mental Measurements) – Evaluative guide to contemporary testing instruments, designed for test consumers and  professionals, and covering diverse areas such as psychology, education, business, and leadership.

    NASW Clinical Register - (National Association of Social Workers)

    NBER Working Papers - The National Bureau of Economic Research, a research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of how the economy works, is committed to undertaking and disseminating unbiased economic research among public policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community. Individual NBER Programs focus on research in specific areas, including health, education, children, etc.

    NCBI Bookshelf (National Center for Biotechnology Information) - a database of biomedical books searchable by concept.

    NOAH - New York Online Access to Health

    ProQuest Biology Journals 

    ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source 

    ProQuest Psychology Journals  

    PsycArticles 

    PsycBooks - A full-text database of scholarly titles published by the American Psychological Association and others. The database includes the APA/Oxford University Press Encyclopedia of Psychology. The books are listed in YULIS, the Library's online catalog.  

    PsycCRITIQUES - find full-text reviews of current books and popular films in psychology .

    PsycExtra 

    PsycINFO (1887 - )

    Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing - A database containing the full text of important psychoanalytic journals from 1871 to 2008 (some with access to current issues) and classic books in the field including Freud's collected works, a glossary and a dictionary.

    Psychotherapy.net - Streaming video demos of psychotherapy and counseling sessions.

    PsycTESTS – Provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, and surveys, as well as descriptive information about the tests' scope, development, implementation, and reliability and validity data (when available).

    PubChem - Provides information on the biological activities of small molecules. The site is a component of the NIH Molecular Libraries Roadmap Initiative.

    PubMed Central - An electronic archive of approximately two million full-text journal articles (including book reviews) in the field of biochemistry/medicine, including manuscripts based on NIH-funded research.

    PubMed (Medline) - A comprehensive database of citations and abstracts (with links to some full-text) for millions of articles from thousands of journals in biochemistry/medicine and related fields.

    Quick Health Data Online - Data on a variety of health related topics including mortality, infectious and chronic diseases, mental health, reproductive health, maternal health, violence and abuse, illness prevention, access to care, provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

    Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED) - This is part of the ISI Web of Knowledge suite known as Web of Science. In order to limit your search to SCI scroll down to the ''Current limits'' section and uncheck the database you wish to eliminate.

    Science.gov - A search engine for government science information and research results.

    Scitable - A collaborative learning space for science, including full text articles, geared to the college community.

    Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) - This is part of the ISI Web of Knowledge suite known as Web of Science. In order to limit your search to SSCI scroll down to the ''Current limits'' section and uncheck the database you wish to eliminate.

    Social Work Abstracts 

    Web of Science - Access the world's leading scholarly literature in the sciences and social sciences. Includes Science Citation Index Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index. In order to limit your search to one database scroll down to the ''Current limits'' section and uncheck the database you wish to eliminate.

    Wiley-Blackwell Science, Technology and Medicine Collection - Features content from journals, books, reference works and databases. An open lock icon signifies that text is available to authorized users at Yeshiva University.

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