Nutrition

Databases

AGRICOLA

Materials relating to all aspects of agriculture, forestry, and animal science. State of Maine funded.

ConsumerLab.com

Provides independent test results and information to help health care providers and consumers identify the best quality health and nutrition products including vitamins, herbal products, functional foods, and more.  

DynaMed

An evidence-based decision tool created by physicians for physicians and other health care professionals for use at the point-of-care. Information is concise and bulleted.

FSTA: Food Science & Technology Abstracts

Journal articles, trade publications, books, conference proceedings and patents related to every aspect of the food and health sectors such as major commodities, food sciences, pet foods, food psychology, food economics, food safety and more. State of Maine funded.

MEDLINE - PubMed

A biomedical database  containing millions of citations  from MEDLINE, life science journals and online books covering medicine, nursing, dentistry, and more. Free from the US National Library of Medicine. PubMed Tutorials.

Natural Medicines

Evidence-based resource on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary and integrative therapies. Includes health and wellness database, comparative effectiveness, interactions checker, and more. 

ProQuest Central

 A multidisciplinary database,  over 160 subject areas are covered extensively including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology and the social sciences . 

ProQuest Public Health

Search the core literature in the field of public health, including biostatistics, environmental health sciences, epidemiology, behavioral sciences, international public health and more.

Scopus

Scopus is a multidisciplinary navigational tool that contains records going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly linked citations across the widest body of scientific abstracts available in one place.

UpToDate

Evidence-based, synthesized medical information for point-of-care decision-making.  Topics authored by physician experts are continually reviewed and updated to collate the best current evidence. UpToDate Tutorials.

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