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Cochrane Library

Provider: John Wiley & Sons
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Descriptions: The Cochrane Library is a collection of six databases containing different types of independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh with information about groups in The Cochrane Collaboration. * Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews * Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials * Cochrane Methodology Register * Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects * Health Technology Assessment Database * NHS Economic Evaluation Database * About The Cochrane Collaboration
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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press (Journals)

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Descriptions: Access to:

  • Learning & Memory, 1994-present
  • Genes & Development, 1987-present
  • Genome Research, 1995-present
  • RNA, 1995-2009
  • CSH Perspectives in Biology, 2009- 2 years ago

Compilation of Presidential Documents

Provider: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
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Descriptions: The Compilation of Presidential Documents is a collection of the Weekly and Daily Compilations of Presidential Documents, which consist of materials released by the White House Press Secretary, including speeches, news conferences, weekly addresses, executive orders, statements, nominations, proclamations, informal remarks and more. Contains documents from 1993- present.
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Computer Source (TexShare)

Provider: EBSCO
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Descriptions: Provides up to date information on current trends in high technology, with full text for nearly 300 publications and indexing/abstracts for about 450. Covers computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software.
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Contemporary Authors (TexShare)

Provider: Gale
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Descriptions: A bio-bibliographical guide that covers more than 124,000 current writers in a wide range of media, including: current writers of fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, and drama; prominent print and broadcast journalists, editors, photojournalists, syndicated cartoonists, screenwriters, television scriptwriters, and other media people; authors who write in languages other than English, provided their works have been published in the United States or translated into English; and literary greats of the early twentieth century whose works are popular in today's high school and college curricula and continue to elicit critical attention.
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Counseling & Therapy

Provider: Alexander Street Press/ProQuest
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Descriptions: This is an online collection of more than 350 videos invaluable for studying counseling in the psychotherapy, psychology, psychiatric and social work settings. Footage of real and demonstration sessions, designed to illustrate issues and scenarios that commonly arise in the therapeutic setting, can be viewed in conjunction with their transcripts. Text is highlighted as it is spoken. Some units provide a theoretical context through narration or other structural elements. Additional videos feature consultations (specialists advising other therapists) lectures, interviews, teaching guides. Some can be viewed for CE credit. Using this collection, it is possible to compare the application in practice of various therapeutic theories to a single problem. Semantic indexing and multiple access approaches to the materials that are available, such as thumbnails, enhance the user's search and browse results. This collection received an award from Library Journal, Best Niche Product, in 2011.
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Current Protocols

Provider: John Wiley & Sons
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Descriptions: Users have access to the following peer-reviewed and regularly updated laboratory procedures via the TMC Library:


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Diagnosaurus

Provider: McGraw-Hill
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Descriptions: Look for this database in AccessMedicine, under Quick Reference / DDx. Drawing on the texts from the main database, it gathers material on over a thousand diseases and disorders to assist the student or physician in formulating correct diagnoses.
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Digital Commons@The Texas Medical Center

Provider: The TMC Library
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Descriptions: Digital Commons@The Texas Medical Center is the institutional repository of works produced by TMC faculty, researchers and students. This open-access digital library contains preprints, postprints, data sets, conference proceedings, working papers, teaching materials, dissertations and more. In cases where full text is not immediately available, the expected release date is noted below the record's download icon.
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DPDx – Laboratory Identification of Parasites of Public Health Concern

Provider: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
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Descriptions: Sections of this CDC resource, developed and maintained by CDC’s Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria (DPDM), include: Parasites and Parasitic Diseases/Parasites and Health; Diagnostic Procedures; Diagnostic Assistance; a section on training materials and announcements; and the Parasite Image Library. Includes information of interest to consumers as well as health professionals. Most images and material are in the public domain; to re-use, simply cite the source. A few images do require permissions to re-publish. Researchers may also contribute images to the database by contacting the DPDx team- see About DPDx for information. Includes instructions for specimen collection and shipping to CDC, under Diagnostic Procedures.
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DrugBank: Open Data Drug & Drug Target Database

Provider: David Wishart/University of Alberta, CA
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Descriptions: A bio- and chemical informatics resource that combines detailed drug (chemical, pharmacological and pharmaceutical) data with comprehensive drug targeting (sequence, structure, and pathway) information. The database contains nearly 4300 drug entries, including FDA-approved small molecule drugs, FDA-approved biotech (protein/peptide) drugs, "nutraceuticals" and experimental drugs. Contains more than 6,800 drug entries with almost 4,300 non-redundant protein sequences linked. Each entry, or  DrugCard, contains more than 80 data fields, half of which are devoted to drug/chemical data and the other half to drug target/protein data. Downloads and information on rights, acknowledgement and usage are available here.
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Early Encounters in North America: Peoples, Cultures, and the Environment

Provider: Alexander Street Press
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Descriptions: This highly searchable database contains over 100,000 pages of letters, diaries, memoirs and accounts of "early encounters" with the humans, flora and fauna of North America, from approximately 1,400 explorers, missionaries and settlers in the "New World." Many images of native peoples, plants and animals are included.
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Early English Books Online

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Descriptions: "Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War..." Historians of science and medicine may find useful material here.
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Ebook Central

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Descriptions: A collection of approximately 30,000 e-books in disciplines, including science, technology, medicine, and life sciences, with over 80,000 Spanish e-books from the elibro Premium collection. Link to a quick guide and a training video from the Ebook Central home page. For access to EBookCentral on mobile devices, download the BlueFire reader for iOS and Android. Users will need to create a free Adobe ID and log into to BlueFire before downloading any e-book content.  For laptops, use Adobe Digital Editions.
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eBook Collection – EBSCOHost (EBooks on EBSCOHost)

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Descriptions: An expanding collection with more than 100,000 titles in trade, reference, science, technology, medicine and literature. Some content is out of copyright, free with subscription; some is licensed by th

e Texas State Library for TexShare; and some is provided by the University of Texas at Austin.  
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