Health Databases

For the benefit of its cardholders, the Lincoln Library buys subscriptions to high-quality web-based reference products not openly offered on the Internet. Access to this premium web-based content is one of the privileges of holding an OSL ( Ocean State Libraries) or Lincoln Library Card. The links below have brief descriptions and go directly to our paid databases:

Other quality content is available from the Internet, to access some of our favorites select from the list on the left.

Health & Medicine eBooks
Search our collection of medical and health eBooks.
http://go.galegroup.com/ps/?p=GVRL.HealthMedicine&u=ripl24&authCount=1

Salem Health

Cancer
Genetics
Magill's Medical Guide
Psychology & Mental Health

Consumer Health Complete
Consumer Health Complete (CHC) is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC 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. CHC offers a unique search interface designed to call attention to the full text content available from many important source-types, and provide an intuitive means for searching this specific information. Information provided in this database should not be viewed as a means for self-diagnosis or a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.