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Academic Search Premier contains indexing and abstracts for over 8,450 journals, with full text for more than 4,600 of those titles. 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. Academic Search Premier contains full-text coverage in biology , chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & theology, etc.

Use Academic Search Premier to access Consumer Reports. Type in "Consumer Reports" in the "Publication" box, type in the topic you are searching in the search box near the top of the page, and click the "Search" button. Or, use "Advanced Search."

American Diabetes Association provides all current information concerning diabetes. Spanish available. 

Arthritis Foundation provides information on all types of arthritis. Also provides links to Spanish version. 

AskColorado is a free online information service provided by Colorado libraries. Chat live with a librarian. Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library participates in this program. 

breastcancer.org is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer. 

Consumer Health Complete provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. This full-text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.

Facts On File's Science Online offers biographies, essays, definitions, diagrams, experiments, timelines and more representing significant achievements, discoveries, or natural phenomena related to the development of science. 

General Reference Center Gold
 provides access to hundreds of full text periodicals, newspapers, general interest sources and major reference books.

GreenFile offers information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments, and what can be done at each level to minimize these effects. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

Health and Wellness Resource Center provides magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, and information on medical topics. 

Health Reference Center Academic provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information. 

MedlinePlus will direct you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from National Library of Medicine (NLM), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news. 

Es el portal de Internet de la Biblioteca Nacional de Medicina de información de salud para el público. 

National Cancer Institute provides news on current cancer research, describes types of cancers and links to clinical trials available to cancer patients. 

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development conducts and supports research on all stages of human development, from preconception to adulthood, to better understand the health of children, adults, families, and communities. 

National Institute of Mental Health's mission is to reduce the burden of mental illness and behavioral disorders through research on mind, brain, and behavior. 

National Network of Libraries of Medicine - MidContinental Region provides Colorado health resources. 

The New Book of Popular Science is a leading science encyclopedia geared to student readers. 

NewsBank 
contains information from newspapers and newswires including the Daily Camera, Denver Post, Rocky Mountain News, and the Broomfield Enterprise. 

Physician Profiles (Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies). The Colorado Board of Medical Examiners has created the Physician Profile Web Lookup to provide the public with access to information on all physicians actively licensed in the state of Colorado.

Pillbox - The National Library of Medicine is partnering with the Food and Drug Administration to enhance patient safety and provide a reference system for solid-dosage medications. Pillbox offers quick identification of unknown solid-dosage medications (tablets/capsules) based on physical characteristics and high-resolution images.

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection is a database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other sources. Topics covered include biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife. Science Reference Center also satisfies the demand for standards-based content by providing teachers and librarians with articles correlated to state and national curriculum standards.

Science.gov searches over 42 databases and over 2000 selected websites, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information, including research and development results. Science.gov is governed by the interagency Science.gov Alliance

Tox Town provides an interactive guide to commonly encountered toxic substances.