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American Hospital Directory

Provider: American Hospital Association
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Descriptions: Single-user access to the American Hospital Directory's complete content is now available to TMC Academic users. Please contact a staff member (Ask Us) for log-in instructions. Users can still click "Free Hospital Information" to view location, number of beds, types of services offered, Medicare patient charges and utilization numbers. State and national hospital statistics are also freely available.
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Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)

Provider: OAPEN Foundation
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Descriptions: A portal and index to mostly scholarly online books in a wide range of disciplines, available under Creative Commons licensing.
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FDsys

Provider: U.S. Government Printing Office
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Descriptions: FDsys is the new Government Printing Office (GPO) site, incorporating all information from the old GPO site and upgrading it with features-- like the single search box for searching all content. This is also the first-hand location for access to Congressional bills, hearings, reports, other miscellaneous documents from Congress, the Congressional Record, and Presidential documents.
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Global Ethics Observatory

Provider: UNESCO
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Descriptions: UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) provides a very spare search page of six databases on ethics worldwide: who's who, institutions, teaching programs, legislation and guidelines, codes of conduct, and ethics resources. In each section the search can be narrowed according to several categories of criteria, each with a drop-down menu. The site also features an interactive map for searching by geographic location.
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Grey Literature Report in Public Health

Provider: New York Academy of Medicine
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Descriptions: The Grey Literature Report provides links to publications, primarily reports and surveys, generated by government departments and agencies, academic institutions, non-governmental organizations, businesses and industry worldwide. These publications cover timely and important issues in healthcare, health policy and public health. Most of the material covered by this bimonthly report is not available through commercial channels of publishing and distribution and is not indexed elsewhere.
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Health Hotlines

Provider: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services/National Library of Medicine
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Descriptions: A useful toll-free number directory of government and private organizations, from the federal to the local level, that support research on and/or provide assistance to individuals and special populations; it also includes links to disaster resources. Health Hotlines is a community service to help the public locate health-related information. The toll-free telephone numbers in Health Hotlines were provided by the organizations and verified. The National Library of Medicine has not reviewed or evaluated the services of the organizations listed. The inclusion of an organization in this publication does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement by the Federal Government of the organization's services or views.
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National Library of Medicine: Databases, Resources and APIs

Provider: National Library of Medicine
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Descriptions: This is NLM's portal to its approximately 300 research resources, from genetics to the history of medicine, from datasets to mobile apps.  Browse the list with all descriptive information, or search by subject term, type of data or tool, or by terms related to the content or intended audience.
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NIH Data Sharing Repositories

Provider: National Institutes of Health/National Library of Medicine
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Descriptions: This is a portal with a sortable list of 45 NIH and outside entities' data repositories and data-sharing facilitation sites that offer open-source software. Links to submission and download policies and instructions are provided for each. Research areas include: genomics of the nematode, drosophila, zebrafish and rat; sequencing data; peptides and proteins; pathogens and vectors; the NCI cancer imaging repository; neuroscience, rare diseases, Parkinson's, autism, and more.
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Orphanet: the Portal for Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs

Provider: Orphanet and funding organizations
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Descriptions: Orphanet is a portal to regularly-updated information on rare diseases, disorders and syndromes and related "orphan" drug, clinical research and trial, genetic and diagnostic information and includes an encyclopedia and other resources for patients. Orphanet was originally begun and funded in 1997 by the French Ministry of Health and INSERM (Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale.) Funding and information-gathering are accomplished and sponsored by various relevant, authoritative European and national organizations.
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PDQ® – NCI’s Comprehensive Cancer Database

Provider: National Cancer Institute
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Descriptions: The PDQ (Physician Data Query) database contains peer-reviewed summaries on cancer treatment, screening, prevention, genetics, supportive care, and complementary and alternative medicine; a registry of thousands of open clinical trials from around the world; and directories of physicians, genetic counseling professionals, and organizations that provide cancer care. Also included are a dictionary of cancer terms, statistics on survival, and a drug dictionary.
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Registry of Open Access Repositories (ROAR)

Provider: University of Southhampton, UK
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Descriptions: "The aim of ROAR is to promote the development of open access by providing timely information about the growth and status of repositories throughout the world. Open access to research maximises research access and thereby also research impact, making research more productive and effective."
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