Healthy Hometown Library

These links are health-related resources found in CMRLS Libraries, the CMRLS Virtual Reference Collection, and MAGNOLIA.* 

Login to the following databases with your CMRLS library card barcode number.

  • *Consumer Health Completeis 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.
  • *Salud en Espanol: Spanish version of Consumer Health Complete.
  • *Clinical Reference Systems: provides nearly 550 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines and features the AHFS Consumer Medication Information, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4, 700 brand names.
  • *Natural & Alternative Treatments: contains detailed information on almost 200 different conditions and the conventional and natural treatments used to treat them, over 400 herbs and supplements, plus drug-herb and drug-supplement interactions for more than 90 drug categories.
  • Fitness and Health Digital Magazines on Flipster: Prevention, Consumer Reports on Health, and Flex.
  • World Book Encyclopedia Online: Dictionary, encyclopedia, biography; maps, timelines, eBooks. Computer & web tutorials; current events, pathfinders, science projects; research tools, & citation builder. Entries may be translated or listened to as text is read aloud.

Place holds on any of these titles using your CMRLS library card barcode number and your PIN. 

Internet Resources

 

*MAGNOLIA is a large collection of databases consisting of journals, periodicals, newspapers, reference books, etc. and is partially funded by the Mississippi Legislature, University & Public Libraries; and by the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) administered by the Mississippi Library Commission (MLC) for the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

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