Resources by Subject: "Occupational Therapy"

Abstracts in Social Gerontology contains more than 35,700 records indexing essential areas related to social gerontology, including the psychology of aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, and other key areas of relevance to the discipline.  Coverage is from 1990 to the present.

Academic Search Premier is a broad, expansive database including full text coverage of nearly every area of academic study.

Alt-Press Watch contains full text coverage of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the alternative and independent press.

Child Development & Adolescent Studies indexes current and historical articles related to the growth and development of children through the age of 21. Includes book reviews and abstracts from hundreds of journals, technical reports, and books.  More than 342,000 records are included, with over 10,000 new records added each year.

CINAHL Complete (formerly CINAHL with Full Text) is the most comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL. The definitive research tool for all areas of nursing & allied health literature.

Cochrane Library contains high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, including Cochrane and other systematic reviews, clinical trials, and more.

Dissertations & Theses Full Text includes 2.4 million dissertation and thesis citations from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with 1 million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. The database, added to EKU Library's collection in December 2008, offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full text coverage for older graduate works.

EBSCO eBooks at EKU is a collection of electronic books covering numerous subject disciplines.
 

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Health Sciences: A SAGE Full-Text Collection includes the full text of 24 journals published by SAGE and participating societies, some journals going back 23 years, encompassing over 6,000 articles.

Health Source Consumer Edition is an index to health topics in the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health; includes health periodicals, pamphlets, and books.

ICE Video Library provides streaming videos of real-life patient assessment and intervention.

Informa Healthcare searches pharmaceutical, life science and medical journal titles published by Informas Healthcare. EKU subscribes to "Issues in Comprehensive Nursing," "Issues in Mental Health Nursing," "Occupational Therapy in Health Care," "Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics," "Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics," and "The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse."

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MEDLINE (EBSCOhost Web) is an index to articles in medical journals; equivalent to print Index Medicus, International Nursing Index.

OT Search is a bibliographic database covering the literature of occupational therapy and related subject areas. The full text of the indexed resources is not in this database; you will only find the citation information to identify the material and an author's abstract, when one exists. In the future, links to sources for full-text copies will be added to records in OT SEARCH. Currently, OT SEARCH contains over 39,100 records of materials dating from 1910 to the present.

(Added April 2010)

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Ovid includes the full text of select EKU subscribed nursing journals (select “Your Journals@Ovid” to search only the EKU subscribed journals). The database also includes bibliographic information for hundreds of scientific, technical, and medical journals (select “Journals@Ovid Full Text” to search the entire database).

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ProQuest Newspapers is a single source for coverage of the nation's leading newspapers. It includes abstracting, indexing, and comprehensive full text for The Christian Science Monitor, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post. Researchers can find the information they need quickly because of the database's detailed indexing.

ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source covers nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, and much more. It provides abstracting and indexing for more than 1,050 journal titles (with over 875 titles in full-text), more than 12,300 full text dissertations representing the most rigorous scholarship in nursing and related fields, eBooks, evidence-based nursing content from The Joanna Briggs Institute, videos from Medcom, multicultural reports from CultureVision, and study paths.

PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

Social Sciences Citation Index provides access to current and retrospective bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references found in over 1,700 of the world's leading scholarly social sciences journals. From 1995-present.

WorldCat.org is a freely available website that includes records for the holdings (databases, books, journals, sound recordings, videos, etc.) of libraries worldwide.