Subject: Health, Nutrition
AGRICOLA [Indexes and Abstracts]
Covers the agriculture literature and related fields published in books, technical reports, journals, theses, patents, software, and audio-visual materials.
AltMedDex [Indexes and Abstracts]
Although part of Micromedex, this database only retrieves records from its sections that are offered with the alternative-medicine files: AltCareDex, AltMedDex & Protocols, AltMedReax, LabAdvisor & RPS Herbal Medicine.
Annual Reviews [Electronic Journals Collection]
Search full text of Annual Reviews covering the biomedical, physical and social sciences, and economics.
Benders Dictionary of Nutrition and Food Technology 7th ed., 1999 [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
David A. Bender and Arnold E. Bender.. Available via Xreferplus.
This collection of clinical textbooks can be browsed by clicking on the book jacket or searched using natural language or Boolean logic. It includes atlases, compendia of diagnostic tests, drugs and evidence-based treatment reviews, as well as works on biochemistry, cardiology, dentistry, endocrinology, internal medicine, neurology, nutrition, oncology, psychiatry, public health, and pulmonology.
CAB Abstracts 1910 - present [Indexes and Abstracts]
CAB Abstracts covers the fields of applied life sciences, agriculture, forestry, human nutrition, veterinary medicine and the environment. Subjects indexed include molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology, breeding, taxonomy, physiology and other aspects of pure science relating to organisms of agricultural, veterinary or environmental importance.
CAB Abstracts Archive 1910 - 1972 [Indexes and Abstracts]
CAB Abstracts Archive covers the fields of applied life sciences, agriculture, forestry, human nutrition, veterinary medicine and the environment. Subjects indexed include molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology, breeding, taxonomy, physiology and other aspects of pure science relating to organisms of agricultural, veterinary or environmental importance.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews [Indexes and Abstracts]
Regularly updated systematic reviews of the effects of healthcare with implications for clinical practice. The database also contains protocols for reviews in development. Ovid MEDLINE links from articles reviewed by these systematic reviews via its EBM Topic Review links. Because of problems with our PubMed icons, users should search the database directly for known citations.
ConsumerLab [Indexes and Abstracts]
Comprehensive information about vitamin, herbal and other supplements, and nutritional products for both humans and pets. Includes ConsumerLab.com's independent product evaluations, lists of quality-approved brands, product recalls, and safety warnings.
Dictionary of Food and Nutrition [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
FARAD: Food Animal Residue Avoidance Databank [Web Sites]
FARAD is part of the Food Animal Residue Avoidance & Depletion Program. FARAD is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) and staffed by veterinary pharmacologists, toxicologists and food animal specialists from University of California-Davis, University of Florida, North Carolina State University, Virginia-Maryland and Kansas State University. FARAD provides open access to comprehensive up-to-date information and data resources for food animal drugs. FARAD provides science-based estimates of safe withdrawal intervals for food-producing animal species that have been treated with or exposed to drugs or other chemicals.
Global Health 1973- [Indexes and Abstracts]
Produced by the Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau, this Ovid database provides comprehensive coverage of the international public-health literature, particularly in the areas of tropical medicine, infectious diseases, vector control, food safety, nutrition policy, and epidemiology.
Google Scholar [Indexes and Abstracts]
Google Scholar searches the Web for scholarly material and links to library catalogs for books and the full text of articles, which may be available from Tufts-licensed providers or for a fee from publishers. For articles, follow the "Get This Item at Tufts Link." For books, click on the Library Search link and go to the Tufts Libraries catalog (in the upper right-hand corner). Off-campus users must set up their Scholar Preferences to include Tufts University in order to have direct access to the library's resources. In Library Links, type Tufts and then click on Save Preferences (in upper right-hand corner).
International African Bibliography Online [Database]
The International African Bibliography Online (IABO) is a specialist bibliography of African Studies and contains 140,000 entries of the International African Bibliography published in the years 1971 to 2015 and about 4,000 new publications will be added per year. The IABO can be browsed by categories and offers detailed search options.
National Academies Press [Indexes and Abstracts]
More than 4000 books in pdf format from the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council, on a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and health. (PDFs cannot be shared.)
Created and maintained by the US Department of Agriculture it is the major source of food composition data in the United States. It provides the foundation for most food composition databases in the public and private sectors. Contains data on 8,000+ food items and allows searching by food item, group, or list. The database is downloadable.
PAIS Index [Indexes and Abstracts]
This resource covers issues in public policy, combining both PAIS Archive and PAIS International, with coverage from 1915 to present. Sources include journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material and more. The resource provides a broad perspective on social and public policies, from historical (Prohibition, civil rights, McCarthyism) to current (health policy, climate change, terrorism).
Passport GMID [Database]
Euromonitor's Passport GMID provides global market information on countries, consumers, and companies through in-depth reports and relevant statistical data. Includes consumer demographics and market trends
PubAg 2014 [Indexes and Abstracts]
PubAg is a portal to research published by U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists. It covers the agricultural sciences including nutrition, food safety, food quality, animal and crop production and protection, natural resources, sustainable agricultural systems, rural development, agricultural economic and policy issues, agricultural imports and exports, agricultural statistics, extramural research, and extension education.
PubMed (customized for Tufts) [Indexes and Abstracts]
The customized PubMed link provides access to NCBI's databases with links out to articles licensed by Tufts. Its MEDLINE contains over 11 million journal citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, healthcare systems, and pre-clinical sciences. Full-text coverage of journals licensed or owned by Tufts is available via blue Tufts print and electronic icons on its Abstract display below each citation. Links to free full text and to Tufts' holdings appear to the right of the search results.
Readers' Guide Full Text Mega [Indexes and Abstracts]
Readers' Guide Full Text is a database containing comprehensive indexing and abstracting of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States and Canada, plus the full text of selected periodicals.
STATRef [Indexes and Abstracts]
Searchable database of drug compendia and medical and dental textbooks.
Web of Science Core Collection 1900 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
Provides access to the world's leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities and proceedings of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions.