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CINAHL Complete

Nursing and related health professions; biomedical sciences, healthcare. Contains more than 1'300 journals in full-text.

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Cochrane Library

Cochrane reviews contain combined results of the best medical research studies (evidence-based health care).

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Medline (Ovid)

Database of the National Library of Medicine (USA): clinical medicine, anatomy and physiology, dentistry, pharmacology and pharmaceutics, psychiatry and psychology, healthcare.

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Medline (ProQuest)

Database of the National Library of Medicine (USA): clinical medicine, anatomy and physiology, dentistry, pharmacology and pharmaceutics, psychiatry and psychology, healthcare.

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Medline (Web of Science)

Database of the National Library of Medicine (USA): clinical medicine, anatomy and physiology, dentistry, pharmacology and pharmaceutics, psychiatry and psychology, healthcare.

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Ovid Nursing Full-Text Plus

Collection of 47 LWW nursing journals. Access only for colleges of applied sciences with courses in nursing and healthcare.

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PsycInfo

Psychology and related fields of interest: psychiatry, medical care, sociology, economics.

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Web of Science

Multidispiplinary database including:

  • Science Citation Index
  • Social Science Citation Index (with economics)
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index (with architecture)
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index: - Science - Social Sciences & Humanities

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ABI/INFORM

Primarily business and economics (management, finance and banking, accounting, trade, etc.), but includes engineering journals and journals from other fields as well, more than a third of which are available in fulltext. ABI/INFORM Global and Trade&Industry are included in the subscription.

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AHFS Consumer Medication Index

This database is a recognized standard for patient drug information published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. AHFS includes more than 1000 drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers.

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Annual Review of Immunology

Review articles of important research in this field from 1983.

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Annual Review of Medicine

Review articles of important research in this field from 1950.

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Annual Review of Nutrition

Review articles of important research in this field from 1981.

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Annual Review of Pathology: Mechanisms of Disease

Review articles of important research in this field from 2006.

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Annual Review of Public Health

Review articles of important research in this field from 1980.

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Annual Review of Virology

Review articles of important research in this field from 2014.

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BDSP Banque de données en santé publique

Database of the French Ecole des hautes études en santé publique. Information service for people employed in the health and social work fields.

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CAB Abstracts

Agriculture and forestry, chemistry, nutrition, food technology and science, medicinal plants and pharmacology, biotechnology, environmental sciences, tourism, etc.

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Cambridge Books Online

All collections: Click on "Access to" to open the search interface for Cambridge e-Books. In "Advanced Search" mode you can limit your search to accessible content only. The e-books can be opened, saved and printed chapter by chapter as PDF. Unlimited simultaneous access. Titlelists by subject can be found below. 

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Dissertations & Theses (A&I)

References for more than 2.4 million dissertations and master's theses worldwide from 1861. Abstracts are available for dissertations from 1980 and for master's theses from 1988. Previews of the first 24 pages are available for some dissertations.

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Factiva

Newspapers and magazines worldwide, including several Swiss publications, as well as company information and press photographs. Alerts are not possible.

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IBSS International Bibliography of the Social Sciences

International Bibliography of the Social Sciences of the London School of Economics: Economics, Political Science, Sociology, Anthropology.

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Informa Healthcare

172 medical and pharmacological journals. Access from 1997 to present. 

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Journal Citation Reports

Provides information on academic journals, such as the impact factor, as a measure to assess the significance of a publication.

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MiDIRS

Formerly known as "Maternity & Infant Care" this database for midwives references approx. 550 journals as well as grey literature. Can be accessed by BFH, HECVSanté, HEdS-Ge, ZHAW; 3 simultaneous users.

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Nexis deutsche Suchoberfläche

Swiss and international newspapers and magazines (e.g. Tages-Anzeiger, Handelszeitung, Le Temps, Le Monde, New York Times) as well as country and company information.

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Nexis interface française

Swiss and international newspapers and magazines (e.g. Tages-Anzeiger, Handelszeitung, Le Temps, Le Monde, New York Times) as well as country and company information.

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NZZ (via Genios)

Archive of the NZZ and NZZ Folio from 1993 to the present and the NZZ am Sonntag from 2002 to the present.

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OECDiLibrary

The Swiss Fachhochschulen have a subscription to the OECD Statistics, Books & Periodicals, such as OECD Economic Outlook, OECD Economic Surveys, OECD Journal.

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PEDro

Database of the Centre for Evidence-Based Physiotherapy of the University of Sydney, Australia.

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PILOTS

PILOTS (Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress)contains bibliographic references to journals, books, brochures and technical reports on PTSD and its consequences. Sponsor: US Dept. of Veteran Affairs.

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PsycArticles

Full-text collection of psychology journals (acces for ZHAW, PHZH, FHNW and HES-SO only).

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Psyndex

Tests: used in the fields of psychology and education in German-speaking countries. Lit & AV (Literature and Audiovisual Media database): bibliographical information on publications in psychology by authors in German-speaking countries.

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PubMed

Contains the references of biomedical literature in Medline as well as life sciences journals and e-books. Free resource published by the US NIH (National Institutes of Health).

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SAGE Health

26 health and nursing journals from 1879 to the present. 

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SAGE Psychology

53 psychology journals; access from 1999 to the present. 

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Saphir

Public health database (politics and economics of health, work safety, prevention and promotion of health, hospital management, etc.) compiled by several Swiss health libraries.

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Springer Reference DE (German Language)

Collection of continuously updated handbooks in medicine, psychology, the humanities and social sciences, law, engineering, information technology and economics.

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SRMO SAGE Research Methods Online

Information on research methods in the social sciences derived from books, reference works, dictionaries, journals and videos. Taxonomy or methods map helps visualize the relationship between methods. Now includes cases, i.e. illustrations of how methods are applied in actual studies.

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WISO

References to articles in the German language on sociology, social work, business and economics, political science. WISO Wirtschaftswissenschaften contains approx. 300 magazines and 1'600 e-books in full-text.

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Free Medical Journals

List of over 3'600 medical journals with free content.

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GetInfo

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HON - Health on the Net Foundation

Health portal with MeSH terms translated into 6 languages. HON is a non-profit organisation accredited to the Economic and Social Council of the UN.

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MedPilot - Virtuelle Fachbibliothek Medizin

Medical information site of the Deutsche Zentralbibliothek für Medizin (ZB Med) and the Deutsche Institut für medizinische Dokumentation und Information (DIMDI).

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MeSH bilingue anglais - français, Le

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Search Medica

Search engine for GPs and persons interested in medicine.

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Termsciences

Multilingual portal offering translation of scientific terms (fr,en,sp,ge) with link to MeSH.

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WHO - Archive

The WHO archives are open to researchers; documents requested must be at least 20 years old.

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