Alternative Medicine/Traditional Oriental Medicine

Selected Bibliography


In Support of the Asian Health Care Forum


Circulating Collection (5th Floor)



60-second Shiatzu: How to Energize, Erase Pain, and Conquer Tension in One Minute

by Shaw, Eva, 1947-

Call #: RM723.A27 S47 1987


Acupressure's Potent Points: A Guide to Self-care for Common Ailments

by Gach, Michael Reed

Call #: RM723.A27 G33 1990


Acupressure Way of Health, Jin Shin Do

by Teeguarden, Iona.

Call #: RM723 .A27 1982


Acupuncture: A Viable Medical Alternative

by Cargill, Marie.

Call #: RM184 .C37 1994


Acupuncture Handbook

by Lawson-Wood, Denis., Lawson-Wood, Joyce.

Call #: RM184 .L378 1973


Acupuncture: How it Works, How it Cures

by Firebrace, Peter, Hill, Sandra

Call #: RM184 .F559 1994


Acupuncture in Practice: Case History Insights from the West

by MacPherson, Hugh, Ph. D., Kaptchuk, Ted J., 1947-

Call #: RM184 .A288 1997


The Acupuncture Treatment of Pain: Safe and Effective Methods for Using Acupuncture in Pain Relief

by Chaitow, Leon

Call #: RB127 .C45 1990


Other Healers, Other Cures: A Guide to Alternative Medicine

by Kruger, Helen.

Call #: RM184 .K78


Tsubo: Vital Points for Oriental Therapy

by Serizawa, Katsusuke, 1915-

Call #: RM723.R43 S4713



Alternative Medicine

Alternative Health Care: Medicine, Miracle, or Mirage?

by Goldstein, Michael S., 1944-

Call #: R733 .G654 1999


Alternative Medicine [Videorecording]

by Guth, Jamie., Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm, Doctor is in (Television program)

Call #: R733 .A4673 2003bx


Alternative Medicine and Rehabilitation

by Wainapel, Stanley F., 1946-, Fast, Avital, 1947-

Call #: RM930 .A545 2003


Alternative Medicine--What Works: A Comprehensive, Easy-to-read Review of the Scientific Evidence, Pro and Con

by Fugh-Berman, Adriane.

Call #: R733 .F84 1997x


The Alternative Pharmacy

by Walker, Lynne Paige., Brown, Ellen Hodgson.

Call #: RZ433 .B76 1998


Beyond Complementary Medicine: Legal and Ethical Perspectives on Health Care and Human Evolution

by Cohen, Michael H.

Call #: R733 .C644 2000


Can Bacteria Cause Cancer?: Alternative Medicine Confronts Big Science

by Hess, David J.

Call #: RC268.5 .H47 1997


Clinical Research in Complementary Therapies: Principles, Problems and Solutions

by Lewith, G. T., Jonas, Wayne B.

Call #: R733 .C546 2002bx


Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Rehabilitation

by Leskowitz, Eric D.

Call #: RM930 .L476 2003


Complementary & Alternative Therapies: An Implementation Guide to Integrative Health Care

by Milton, Doris., Benjamin, Samuel (Samuel D.)

Call #: R733 .M56 1999


Complementary & Alternative Therapies for Nursing Practice

by Fontaine, Karen Lee, 1943-. Healing practices.

Call #: RT42 .F64 2005


Complementary/Alternative Medicine: An Evidence-based Approach

by Spencer, John W. (John William), 1940-, Jacobs, Joseph J., M.D.

Call #: R733 .C6526 1999


Complementary/Alternative Therapies in Nursing

by Snyder, Mariah, Lindquist, Ruth.

Call #: RT41 .I53 2002


Complementary & Alternative Medicine: Legal Boundaries and Regulatory Perspectives

by Cohen, Michael H.

Call #: KF3821 .C64 1998


Complementary Therapies for Health Care Providers

by Kuhn, Merrily A., 1945-

Call #: R733 .K83 1999


Complementary Therapies for Physical Therapists

by Charman, Robert A.

Call #: R733 .C6557 2000


Comprehensive Cancer Care: Integrating Alternative, Complementary, and Conventional Therapies

by Gordon, James S. (James Samuel), Curtin, Sharon R.

Call #: RC270.8 .G67 2000bx


Copeland's Cure: Homeopathy and the War between Conventional and Alternative Medicine

by Robins, Natalie S.

Call #: RX66.C67 R63 2005


Essentials of Complementary and Alternative Medicine

by Jonas, Wayne B., Levin, Jeffrey S., Berman, Brian.

Call #: R733 .E87 1999


Evaluating Alternative Cancer Therapies: A Guide to the Science and Politics of an Emerging Medical Field

by Hess, David J.

Call #: RC271.A62 E93 1999


Future Medicine: Ethical Dilemmas, Regulatory Challenges, and Therapeutic Pathways to Health Care and Healing in Human Transformation

by Cohen, Michael H.

Call #: R733 .C646 2003


Global Perspectives on Complementary and Alternative Medicine

by Sheehan, Helen E., 1944-, Brenton, Barrett P.

Call #: H1 .A4 v. 583


Healing from the Heart: A Leading Heart Surgeon Explores the Power of Complementary Medicine

by Oz, Mehmet, 1960-, Arias, Ron, 1941-, Oz, Lisa.

Call #: R733 .O95 1998


The Healing Path: The Practical Guide to the Holistic Traditions of China, India, Tibet and Japan

by Young, Jacqueline.

Call #: R733 .Y68 2001 OVSZ


Healing Practices: Alternative Therapies for Nursing

by Fontaine, Karen Lee, 1943-

Call #: RT42 .F64 2000


Integrating Complementary Health Procedures into Practice

by Clark, Carolyn Chambers

Call #: R733 .C5 2000


Integrating Complementary Medicine into Health Systems

by Faass, Nancy.

Call #: R733 .I57 2001


Integrating Conventional & Alternative Therapies: Holistic Care for Chronic Conditions

by Eliopoulos, Charlotte.

Call #: RC108 .E38 1999bx


Nurse's Handbook of Alternative & Complementary Therapies

by Springhouse Corporation

Call #: RT42 .N83 1999


Marginal to Mainstream: Alternative Medicine in America

by Ruggie, Mary, 1945-

Call #: R733 .R84 2004


Mosby's Complementary & Alternative Medicine: A Research-based Approach

by Freeman, Lynda W., Lawlis, G. Frank.

Call #: R733 .F743 2001bx OVSZ


Nature Cures: The History of Alternative Medicine in America

by Whorton, James C., 1942-

Call #: R733 .W495 2002


Planet Medicine

by Grossinger, Richard, 1944-

Call #: R733 .G76 1995


The Politics of Healing: Histories of Alternative Medicine in Twentieth-century North America

by Johnston, Robert D.

Call #: R733 .P65 2004


Professionalism and Ethics in Complementary and Alternative Medicine

by Crellin, J. K., Ania, Fernando.

Call #: R733 .C743 2002


Radical Healing: Integrating the World's Great Therapeutic Traditions to Create a New Transformative Medicine

by Ballentine, Rudolph, 1941-

Call #: R733 .B255 1999


Reaching New Highs: Alternative Therapies for Drug Addicts

by Heggenhougen, Kris.

RA564 .H45 1997


The Role of Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Accommodating Pluralism

by Callahan, Daniel, 1930-

Call #: R733 .R646 2002


The Therapeutic Relationship in Complementary Health Care

by Mitchell, Annie., Cormack, Margaret A.

Call #: R727.3 .M58 1998



Qi Gong/Tai Chi

Energy Healing: The Principles and Philosophies of Homeopathy, Alchemy, Chi Kung, Tai Chi, Hypnosis and Other Holistic Systems

by Galante, Lawrence.

Call #: RX73 .G36 1996


Illustrated Elements of Tai Chi

by Clark, Angus.

Call #: GV504 .C537 2002


Tai Chi as a Path of Wisdom

by Lehrhaupt, Linda Myoki.

Call #: GV504 .L46 2001


Tai Chi for Health [Videorecording]

by Chan, Jason.

Call #: GV504 .T346 1999



Traditional Oriental Medicine/Herbal Medicine

The American Holistic Health Association Complete Guide to Alternative Medicine

by Collinge, William., American Holistic Health Association.

Call #: R733 .C65 1996


Asian Voices: Asian and Asian American Health Educators Speak Out

by Zhan, Lin., National League for Nursing

Call #: RA448.5.A83 A86 1999


Beyond Joseph Needham: Science, Technology, and Medicine in East and South East Asia

by Low, Morris

Call #: Q127.A65 B49 1998bx


Body and Emotion  the Aesthetics of Illness and Healing in the Nepal Himalayas

by Desjarlais, Robert R.

Call #: BL2033.5.S52 D45 1992


The Book of Ginseng: And Other Chinese Herbs for Vitality

by Fulder, Stephen

Rochester, Vt. : Healing Arts Press ; [New York] : Distributed to the book trade in the

RM666.G49 F84 1993


Cancer & Natural Medicine: A Textbook of Basic Science and Clinical Research

by Boik, John.

RC271.A62 B65 1995


Chinese Herbal Medicine: Ancient art and Modern Science

by Hyatt, Richard.

Call #: RM666.H33 H9


Chinese Medicine in Contemporary China: Plurality and Synthesis

by Scheid, Volker, 1958-

Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2002.

Call #: R601 .S355 2002


The Chinese Way to Health: A Self-help Guide to Traditional Chinese Medicine

by Gascoigne, Stephen.

Call #: R602 .G37 1997


Clinical Applications of Herbal Medicine

by Barney, Paul.

Call #: RM666.H33 B37 1996x


Clinical Research in Complementary Therapies: Principles, Problems and Solutions

by Lewith, G. T., Jonas, Wayne B.

Call #: R733 .C546 2002bx


Complementary & Alternative Therapies for Nursing Practice

by Fontaine, Karen Lee, 1943-. Healing practices.

Call #: RT42 .F64 2005


Constituents of Medicinal Plants: An Introduction to the Chemistry and Therapeutics of Herbal Medicine

by Pengelly, Andrew.

Call #: RM666 .H33 P465 2004


The Essential Book of Traditional Chinese Medicine

by Liu, Yen-ch’ih, Vian, Kathleen, Eckman, Peter

Call #: R602 .L58 1988


Essentials of Complementary and Alternative Medicine

by Jonas, Wayne B., Levin, Jeffrey S., Berman, Brian.

Call #: R733 .E87 1999


Familiar Medicine : Everyday Health Knowledge and Practice in Today's Vietnam

by Craig, David, 1961-

Call #: GN635.V5 C73 2002


Folk Medicine: The Art and the Science

by Steiner, Richard P., 1946-

Call #: RS164 .F64 1986


Healing and the Mind [Videorecording]

by Moyers, Bill D., David Grubin Productions, Public Affairs Television (Firm), WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.), WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.), Healing and the mind (Television program)

Call #: R726.5 .H42 1993bx


Herbal Medicines for Neuropsychiatric Diseases: Current Developments and Research

by Kanba, Shigenobu., Richelson, Elliott.

Call #: RC350.H47 H47 1999


The History and Methods of Physical Diagnosis in Classical Chinese Medicine

by Zhang, Zhenyun, Chou, Yü-fan, fl. 1573-1619. Tui na bi jue., Chen, Ronald, 1931-

New York, Vantage Press [c1969]

Call #: RC76 .C4513


A History of Chinese Medicine

by Hoizey, Dominique, Hoizey, Marie-Joseph

Call #: R601 .H5513 1993


Global Perspectives on Complementary and Alternative Medicine

by Sheehan, Helen E., 1944-, Brenton, Barrett P.

Call #: H1 .A4 v. 583


The Goals of Medicine: The Forgotten Issue in Health Care Reform

by Hanson, Mark J., Callahan, Daniel, 1930-

Call #: R723 .G6 1999


The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity

by Porter, Roy, 1946-

Call #: R131 .P59 1997


The Information Sourcebook of Herbal Medicine

by Hoffmann, David, 1951-

Call #: RM666.H33 I54 1994


Knowledge and the Scholarly Medical Traditions

by Bates, Donald G. (Donald George), 1933-

Call #: R723 .K54 1995


A Manual of Chinese Herbal Medicine: Principles and Practice for Easy Reference

by Fan, Warner J-W., 1939-

RM666.H33 F36 1996


New Choices in Natural Healing: Over 1,800 of the Best Self-help Remedies from the World of Alternative Medicine

by Gottlieb, Bill., Dollemore, Doug

Call #: RA776.95 .N48 1995


The Performance of Healing

by Laderman, Carol., Roseman, Marina, 1952-

Call #: GR880 .P38 1995


Principles of Dialectical Differential Diagnosis and Treatment of Traditional Chinese Medicine: Current Interpretation

by Cheung, C. S., Lai, Yat Ki

RM666.H33 C46 1980x


Rationale and Correct Organisation of Prescription of Traditional Chinese Medicine

by Cheung, C. S.

Call #: R601 .R37 1980bx


Rational Phytotherapy: A Physician's Guide to Herbal Medicine

by Schulz, Volker, Prof. Dr. med., Hänsel, Rudolf, 1920-, Tyler, Varro E.

Call #: RM666.H33 S3813 2001


The Scientific Validation of Herbal Medicine

by Mowrey, Daniel B., 1944-

Call #: RM666.H33 M68 1986


Toxicology and Clinical Pharmacology of Herbal Products

by Cupp, Melanie Johns.

Call #: RA1250 .T69 2000bx


Traditional Medicine in Modern China: Science, Nationalism, and the Tensions of Cultural Change

by Croizier, Ralph C.

Call #: R601 .C76


Weiner's Herbal: The Guide to Herb Medicine

by Weiner, Michael A., Weiner, Janet, Farnsworth, Norman R.

Call #: RM666.H33 W44 1990


Well Women: Healing the Female Body Through Traditional Chinese Medicine

by Cargill, Marie.

Call #: RA778 .C2155 1998


The Yoga of Herbs: an Ayurvedic Guide to Herbal Medicine

by Lad, Vasant, 1943-, Frawley, David.

Call #: RM666.H33 L33 1986



Reference Collection (3rd Floor)


Alternative Medicine/Traditional Oriental Medicine

Alternative Medicine Resource Guide

by Feuerman, Francine., Handel, Marsha J.

Call #: R733 .F48 1997


Chinese Herbal Medicine

by Reid, Daniel P., 1948-

Call #: RM666.H33 R45 1987 OVSZ


Clinician's Complete Reference to Complementary/Alternative Medicine / [edited by] Donald W. Novey

by Novey, Don.

Call #: R733 .C567 2000bx


The Complementary and Alternative Medicine Information Source Book

by Rees, Alan M.

Call #: R733 .C65285 2001


Complementary Therapies on the Internet

by Beckner, William Mac., Berman, Brian.

Call #: R733 .B43 2003bx


The Desktop Guide to Complementary and Alternative Medicine: An Evidence-based Approach

by Ernst, E. (Edzard)

Call #: R733 .D466 2001bx


Dictionary of Alternative Medicine

by Segen, J. C.

Call #: R733 .S44 1998x


Directory of Schools for Alternative and Complementary Health Care

by Rappaport, Karen.

Call #: R733 .D59 1999


DK Encyclopedia of Healing Therapies

by Woodham, Anne., Peters, David, 1948-

Call #: R733 .W65 1997


Dorland's Complementary and Alternative Medicine Word Book for Medical Transcriptionists

by Rhodes, Sharon B., Curtis, Cathy.

Call #: R733 .D67 2004bx


The Encyclopedia of Complementary and Alternative Medicine

by Navarra, Tova.

Call #: R733 .N38 2004


Encyclopedia of Complementary Health Practice

by Clark, Carolyn Chambers, Gordon, Rena J.

Call #: R733 .E525 1999


Encyclopedia of Folk Medicine: Old World and New World Traditions

by Hatfield, Gabrielle.

Call #: R733 .H376 2004


The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine

by Krapp, Kristine M., Longe, Jacqueline L.

Call #: R733 .G34 2001 OVSZ


The Guide to Complementary and Alternative Medicine on the Internet

by Brazin, Lillian R.

Call #: R733 .B795 2004


Health and Illness: A Cross-cultural Encyclopedia

by Levinson, David, 1947-, Gaccione, Laura.

R733 .L477 1997


Man and Medicine: A History

by Udwadia, Farokh Erach

Call #: R131 .U48 2000bx OVSZ


The PDR Family Guide to Natural Medicines and Healing Therapies

by Sifton, David W.

Call #: R733 .P38 1999


Professional's Handbook of Complementary & Alternative Medicines

by Springhouse Corporation

Call #: RM666.H33 F48bx


The Review of Natural Products

Call #: RM666.H33 R49x OVSZ



Meditation, Yoga and Ayurvedic Medicine

A Selected Bibliography


In Support of the Asian Health Care Forum


Circulating Collection (5th Floor)



Complementary & Alternative Therapies for Nursing Practice   

by Fontaine, Karen Lee

Call #: RT42 .F64 2005


  Asian Culture and Psychotherapy: Implications for East and West   

by Tseng, Wen-Shing; Chang, Suk Choo;  Nishizono, Masahisa

Call #: RC451.A72 A85 2005


Essentials of Complementary and Alternative Medicine 

by Jonas, Wayne B.; Levin, Jeffrey S.; Berman, Brian. . 

Call #: R733 .E87 1999


Inner Reiki: A Practical Guide for Healing and Meditation

by Honervogt, Tanmaya.

Call #: RZ403.R45 H658 2001


Integrating Spirituality into Treatment: Resources for Practitioners  

by Miller, William R.

Call #: RC489.R46 I58 1999


Chakras for Beginners: A Guide to Balancing Your Chakra Energies  

by Pond, David.

Call #: BF1442.C53 P6 2003


Diamond Mind: A Psychology of Meditation  

by Nairn, Rob.

Call #: BQ5612 .N35 1999


  Emotional Healing and Self-Esteem: Inner-Life Skills of Relaxation, Visualisation and Meditation for Children and Adolescents  

by Pearson, Mark.

Call #: BF723.E59 P43 1998x OVSZ




  Mindfulness yoga: The Awakened Union of Breath, Body and Mind  

by Boccio, Frank Jude

Call #: BQ5612 .B62 2004


  Kripalu Yoga: A Guide to Practice On and Off the Mat  

by Faulds, Richard

Call #: RA781.7 .F38 2006


Positioning Yoga: Balancing Acts Across Cultures   

by Strauss, Sarah. 

Call #: B132.Y6 S765 2005


Pilates Yoga : A Dynamic Combination for Maximum Effect: Simple Exercises to Tone and Strengthen Your Body  

by Smith, Judy; Kelly, Emily; Monks, Jonathan

Call #: RA781 .S65 2004 OVSZ


Moving Toward Balance: 8 Weeks of Yoga with Rodney Yee  

by Yee, Rodne; Zolotow, Nina

Call #: RA781.7 .Y438 2004


The Big Little Book of Yoga: The Only Book You'll Ever Need  

by Kent, Howard

Call #: RA781.7 .K34 2003


Yoga of Heart: The Healing Power of Intimate Connection

by Whitwell, Mark

Call #: B132.Y6 W45 2004


 American Yoga  

by Schneider, Carrie; Ryan, Andy

Call #: RA781.7 .S36 2003 OVSZ


Will Yoga & Meditation Really Change My Life?: Personal Stories from 25 of North America's Leading Teachers   

by Cope, Stephen

Call #: BQ5612 .W56 2003



by Sparrowe, Linda

Call #: RA781.7 .S648 2002


The Essence of the Hindu Religion: With an Introduction to the Vedas and Yoga  

by Anand, Sudhir

Call #: BL1202 .A53 2002


Yoga: The Poetry of the Body

by Yee, Rodney; Zolotow, Nina

Call #: RA781.7 .Y44 2002


The American Yoga Association's Beginner's Manual

by Christensen, Alice

Call #: RA781.7 .C48635 2002


Ashtanga Yoga   

by Wills, Vickie

Call #: RA781.68 .W54 2002


Jivamukti Yoga   

by Gannon, Sharon; Life, David

Call #: RA781.7 .G356 2002


The Joy of Yoga: How Yoga Can Revitalize Your Body and Spirit and Change the Way You Live  

by Willis, Jennifer Schwamm

Call #: RA781.7 .J69 2002


The Spiritual Recovery Manual: Vedic Knowledge and Yogic Techniques to Accelerate Recovery  

by Williams, Patrick Gresham

Call #: RC564 .W545 2002


Aqua Yoga: Harmonizing Exercises in Water for Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond   

by Barbira-Scazzocchio, Françoise.

Call #: RA781.7 .B37 2000 OVSZ


Structural Yoga Therapy: Adapting to the Individual  

by Stiles, Mukunda.

Call #: RM727.Y64 S75 2000


Gandhi's Body: Sex, Diet, and the Politics of Nationalism  

by Alter, Joseph S.

Call #: DS480.45 .A782 2000


Yoga Mind, Body & Spirit: a Return to Wholeness  

by Farhi, Donna.

Call #: RA781.7 .F37 2000


The Healing Path of Yoga: Time-Honored Wisdom and Scientifically Proven Methods that Alleviate Stress, Open Your Heart, and Enrich Your Life   

by Devi, Nischala Joy.

Call #: RA781.7 .D485 2000


Yoga Builds Bones: Easy, Gentle Stretches that Prevent Osteoporosis   

by Maddern, Jan.

Call #: RM727.Y64 M33 2000


The Heart of Yoga: Developing a Personal Practice  

by Desikachar, T. K. V.

Call #: RA781.7 .D47 1999


Beyond Talk Therapy: Using Movement and Expressive Techniques in Clinical Practice  

by Wiener, Daniel J.,

Call #: RC489.A72 B49 1999


Yogi Bare: Naked Truth from America's Leading Yoga Teachers 

by Self, Philip.

Call #: B132.Y6 Y63 1998


  Dynamic Yoga: the Ultimate Workout that Chills Your Mind as it Charges Your Body  

by Devereux, Godfrey.

Call #: RA781.68 .D48 1998


The Tibetan Yogas of Dream and Sleep 

by Wangyal, Tenzin; Dahlby, Mark.

Call #: BQ7982.2 .W36 1998


Alternative Medicine--What Works: a Comprehensive, Easy-to-Read Review of the Scientific Evidence, Pro and Con  

by Fugh-Berman, Adriane.

Call #: R733 .F84 1997x . 


Yoga for Stress Relief  

by Shivapremananda, Swami.

Call #: RA781.7 .S47 1997


Yoga Journal's Yoga Basics: the Essential Beginner's Guide to Yoga for a Lifetime of Health and Fitness  

by Carrico, Mara.

Call #: RA781.7 .C385 1997


Ayurvedic Medicine

  Essentials of Complementary and Alternative Medicine   

by Jonas, Wayne B.; Levin, Jeffrey S.; Berman, Brian

Call #: R733 .E87 1999



Reference Collection (3rd Floor)



The Woman's Book of Yoga and Health: A Lifelong Guide to Wellness  

by Sparrowe, Linda; Walden, Patricia 

Call #: RA781.7 .S645 2002


Health and Illness: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia   

by Levinson, David; Gaccione, Laura.

R733 .L477 1997



Selected Health Science-Related Databases


In Support of the Asian Health Care Forum


Academic Search Premier EbscoHost

Academic Search Premier provides full text for more than 4,500 publications, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed journals. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles. This database is updated on a daily basis via EBSCOhost.


Alt-Health Watch (Alternative Health Watch) Ebsco

This alternative health database provides full text for more than 140 publications in the collection, including full text for many peer-reviewed journals. Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990.


American Medical Association ProQuest

Search the publications of the American Medical Association including JAMA, American Medical News and the Archives sources for citations and abstracts.


CINAHL Plus with Full Text EBSCOhost

Provides indexing for 3,001 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health, with indexing back to 1937. CINAHL Plus with Full Text also contains searchable cited references for more than 1,155 journals and provides full text for hundreds of journals, plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials. PDF backfiles to 1937 are also included.



A resource for nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers. This database contains more than 170 full text journals with PDF coverage back as far as 1973 including 120 peer-reviewed publications. All journals in this collection are indexed in CINAHL. CINAHL Select is updated on a weekly basis via EBSCOhost.


Cochrane Library Wiley InterScience

A unique source of reliable and up-to-date information on the effects of interventions in health care. Published on a quarterly basis, The Cochrane Library is designed to provide information and evidence to support decisions taken in health care and to inform those receiving care.


Clinical Pharmacology Gold Standard

Provides up-to-date, peer-reviewed, clinically-relevant information on all U.S. prescription drugs, as well as off-label uses and dosage, herbal supplements, nutritional and over-the-counter products and new and investigational drugs.


Ethnic NewsWatch ProQuest

Full-text articles from magazines, journals, and newspapers of the ethnic, minority, and Native American Press.


Health and Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module Gale InfoTrac via NOVEL

Use this Resource Center to find magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, and information on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, Prescription Drugs, Herbal remedies, and alternative or complementary treatments, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. Material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.


Health Reference Center Academic Gale InfoTrac via NOVEL

Citations and full-text from reference books and periodicals on subjects including fitness, pregnancy, medicine, nutrition, diseases, public health, occupational health and safety, alcohol and drug abuse, HMOs, and prescription drugs.


IPA: International Pharmaceutical Abstracts CSA

Abstracts of articles, reports, and meeting papers from sources containing pharmaceutical information.


LexisNexis Academic Universe

Wide-ranging database of news, legal, and business information. Includes full text articles and information from magazines, newspapers, journals, directories, and financial reports. Access company profiles, medical and health topics, state and country profiles, state and federal case law, and much more.


MEDLINE (several sources)


MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.


MICROMEDEX Healthcare Series Thomson

Healthcare Series is a wide range of clinical databases, including unbiased, referenced information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care, and alternative medicine and care notes provides users with easy-to-understand information about all aspects of their care, medications, and health, in English or Spanish.


National Newspaper Index Gale InfoTrac

Provides access to the indexing of America's top five newspapers in one search: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post.


National Newspapers ProQuest

Citations and abstracts to articles from national newspapers in the United States going back to 1995. Includes full-text articles, citations, and abstracts.



A database of full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association, the Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe & Huber. It contains all the material (with the exception of ads and editorial board lists) from over 50 top psychology publications.

PsycCritiques EBSCOhost

PsycCritiques is a searchable database of book reviews in psychology launched in September 2004. The database replaces the print journal Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books, providing major enhancements, very current reviews, and much more content. In each weekly release, PsycCritiques will deliver approximately 15 reviews of psychological books, most from the current copyright year.


PsycINFO Proquest

Developed by the American Psychological Association, this covers over 1,900 leading psychological, psychiatric, and related journals, books, book chapters, dissertations, and technical reports, including nearly 300 with full text from ProQuest Psychology Journals. The database covers a wide range of topics, including psychology, psychiatry, and related information from the fields of education, business, medicine, nursing, law, and social work. Covers 1872 to the present.


SAGE Journals Online SAGE Publications

The Journal Publisher SAGE’s online interface which offers users full text journal content in the Social Sciences, Physical Sciences, Life Sciences and Medicine.


ScienceDirect's Web Editions ScienceDirect

By virtue of the Library’s print subscription to Journals published by Elsevier the Brooklyn Campus Community is entitled to online full text access through ScienceDirect’s Web Editions. This service is intended as a current awareness for both readers and authors. It is not intended to provide the searching, archiving and other enhancements of the full ScienceDirect service.


Sociological Abstracts Cambridge Scientific Abstracts

CSA Sociological Abstracts abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,700 serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers. Records added after 1974 contain in-depth and nonevaluative abstracts of journal articles.



Compiled by I. Wang, B. Stowe, and P. Bary, Brooklyn Campus Library, 11/06