Muhlenberg College is adopting a new “integrated library system (ILS).” After extensive testing of different systems, library staff selected a new ILS called WorldShare Management. The new ILS will manage many aspects of the library, from purchasing to licensing to cataloging to circulation–far outpacing our … Continue reading
Academic Search Premier
Full text access to scholarly and non-scholarly publications in a wide variety of disciplines and subject areas.
A database of citations and abstracts (with some links to full-text articles) in the fields of medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and health care.
Search Central is a federated search engine for searching across Trexler Library's electronic resources from one simple interface. With a single search, you are combing through 75 databases, including the Trexler Library catalog, all at once. The results are presented in a consolidated list. Additional options allow you to list results by topic and show you which databases hold your search results. See the full list of databases being searched.
Biological and Agricultural Index
Literature on subjects related to biology and agriculture, including agricultural chemicals, biotechnology, environmental science, food science, and wildlife management.
Directory of Open Access Journals
Directory of Open Access Journals is a service that provides access to quality controlled Open Access Journals. Search across all journals in the database, or browse public health journals at http://www.doaj.org/doaj?func=subject&cpid=21.
Premier database in the field of education with more than 1.3 million records for journal articles, books, technical reports and more.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
A database with articles, some full-text, in various medical disciplines. Emphasis on nursing and allied health, including pharmacology information.
Full text of scholarly journals from most academic disciplines. Coverage is from the inception of the journal through three to five years ago.
A full-text database with journal articles in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.
Premier database of scholarly and professional literature in psychology and related areas.
Sage Journals Online
Full-text access to over 500 journals published by Sage, providing wide coverage of scholarly publications in all disciplines, but particularly the social sciences.
ScienceDirect College Edition Health and Life Sciences, Physical Sciences
A database of 1000+ full-text Elsevier journals in the areas of health, life, and physical sciences.
Full text of thousands of newspapers, magazines, broadcast transcripts, business publications, legal materials, and more.
Full text of regional and national U.S. newspapers, as well as international newspapers.
Breaking news and feature articles on a wide variety of science topics relevant to public health. Updated several times a day.
Trexler Library Catalog
To search for items held at Trexler Library, use the Trexler Library Catalog. Items listed in the catalog include books, journals, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, audiobooks, government documents, and more.
Search catalogs from libraries across the country and around the globe. Items owned by Trexler Library show a Muhlenberg College Library icon. Request items not owned by Trexler Library directly through WorldCat using the ILL (Interlibrary Loan) button. Items generally take 2-10 days to arrive.
Credo Reference Online
Provides access to a collection of aggregated and integrated reference books from high-quality publishers.
Encyclopedia of Global Health (2008)
Call Number: Trexler Library Reference Collection 362.103 E56o 2008 v.1-4
Encyclopedia of Public Health (2002)
Call Number: Trexler Library Reference Collection 362.103 E56o v.1-4
An interactive, searchable database from the US Census Bureau with population, housing, and business statistics at the country, state, county, city, and zip code levels.
Health Data Tools and Statistics (Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce)
Links to health statistics and data sets as well as resources to support data collection. Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce is a collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations, and health sciences libraries which provides timely, convenient access to selected public health resources on the Internet.
ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research)
ICPSR maintains a data archive of more than 500,000 files of research in the social sciences. It hosts 16 specialized collections of data in education, aging, criminal justice, substance abuse, terrorism, and other fields. Full access available only to Muhlenberg faculty, students, and staff who create accounts using their Muhlenberg email addresses.
Intute: Statistics and Data
Directory of high quality web content related to statistics and data. All sources are selected and annotated by subject specialists.
ProQuest Statistical Insight
Statistical information produced by U.S. federal agencies, states, and intergovernmental organizations. (Previously known as LexisNexis Statistical.)
World Health Organization Statistical Information System (WHOSIS)
An interactive database bringing together core health statistics for the 193 WHO Member States. It comprises more than 100 indicators, which can be accessed by way of a quick search, by major categories, or through user-defined tables. The data can be further filtered, tabulated, charted and downloaded.
Health information from National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health, and other government agencies. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles.
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
PAHO is an international public health agency with more than 100 years of experience in working to improve health and living standards of the countries of the Americas. It serves as the specialized organization for health of the Inter-American System. It also serves as the Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization and enjoys international recognition as part of the United Nations system.
Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce
Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce is a collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations, and health sciences libraries which provides timely, convenient access to selected public health resources on the Internet.
The Interlibrary Loan Office service provides access to materials not owned by Muhlenberg College. Interlibrary loan service supports the study and research needs of Muhlenberg College students, faculty, staff, alumni/ae, and some affiliates.
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