Date: Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
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Contents: Abstracts, full text, general reference, journals, magazines
Access Level: Fee-based member, Free, Licensed, Non-registered TMC User, On-Site Visitor, Online Visitor, TMC Academic User, TMC Alumni User, TMC Clinical Partner User, TMC Non-Academic User
Descriptions: Browse thousands of scholarly journals and create a personal bookshelf of favorite titles. This application is available from the TMC Library and is free to our users. This application creates a virtual bookshelf that’s easy to read and sort, lets you save articles for offline reading, and alerts you when new articles are available in your favorite journals. It’s easy to save articles for offline reading and exporting to Zotero, Mendeley, Dropbox and other services.
Provider: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Contents: forms, full text, government documents, links, links to full text, multiple databases, patient education, websites
Access Level: Free, Online Visitor, Open Access
Descriptions: This is the U.S. government location that helps you put the Affordable Care Act into practice. Here you can shop the health insurance marketplace, find the plan that best fits your situation, and enroll for coverage. Information provided is available in English and Spanish, with some resources available in Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Creole and Polish. Find plans for individuals and families, and plans for small businesses. Read about your rights and protections. Fill out information that the site will use to guide you toward the benefits you're qualified for. Get your questions answered using the Search box. Open enrollment will begin annually in October. In the first enrollment period that started Oct. 1, 2013, the open enrollment period does not end until March 31, 2014.
Keywords: health insurance, healthcare, healthcare policy, healthcare reform, Spanish translation, U.S. Government
Provider: National Library of Medicine
Contents: Abstracts, Bibliographic Records, Citations, index, links to full text, search engine
Access Level: Fee-based member, Free, Non-registered TMC User, On-Site Visitor, Online Visitor, TMC Academic User, TMC Alumni User
Descriptions: PubMed is a bibliographic database providing abstracts to articles in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, allied health, and the pre-clinical sciences; it is the Index Medicus and provides access to articles in the Index to Dental Literature and the International Nursing Index. PubMed is a service of the US National Library of Medicine. Includes millions of citations from health and life sciences journals from the present back to the 1950s. PubMed, when accessed by registered Academic users via a TMC Library link, brings the user full text of thousands of articles in subscribed journals. For all who access it, PubMed also links to thousands of open-access articles, either directly via publisher sites or via its PubMed Central repository.
Keywords: biology, biomedical research, dentistry, life sciences, medicine, nursing, pharmacology, veterinary medicine
Provider: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Contents: full text, government documents, handbook, links, links to full text, mobile access, practice guidelines, video
Access Level: Free, Non-registered TMC User, On-Site Visitor, Online Visitor, Open Access
Descriptions: This resource provides guidance for health care providers, primarily physicians, about clinical diagnosis and treatment of radiation injury during radiological and nuclear emergencies. It contains just-in-time, evidence-based information that makes complex issues understandable to those without formal radiation medicine expertise. There is web-based information to download in advance, so that it can be accessible during an emergency in which the internet is not available.
Keywords: contaminants, disaster management, disaster planning, emergency medicine, nuclear disaster, public health, radiation, radiation poisoning
Provider: University of Nottingham (UK)
Contents: brief records, general reference, index, standards, summaries
Access Level: Fee-based member, Free, On-Site Visitor, Online Visitor, Open Access, TMC Academic User, TMC Alumni User, TMC Non-Academic User
Descriptions: SHERPA/RoMEO and its companion sites make up a useful, frequently-updated reference suite on open-access scholarly publishing and archiving rules for text and data. Specifically, RoMEO is a resource for looking up publishers' copyright policy information; SHERPA/FACT is the Funders' and Authors' Compliance Tool, and SHERPA/JULIET is the resource for information on research funders' (like NIH or National Science Foundation) open-access policies: what may or must be archived in an open-access repository, the stage of publication at which the work may be deposited, and guidelines for when the material must be made publicly available.
Keywords: data, data archiving, datasets, open access publishing, research funding, scholarly communication, scholarly publishing