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Pharmacy Databases
(see also Health Sciences - Articles, Biological Sciences, and Chemistry)

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LIUCat on the Web: Remote access available
The online public access catalog of Long Island University's six campuses. This can be searched from any computer. No password is needed.

Online Encyclopedias and Books:

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (Ebsco) Remote access available Full text available NEW!
Provides 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets - written in lay language for consumers and covering more than 4,700 brand names - from AHFS Consumer Medication Information. It also includes the full text of nearly 550 scholarly journals focusing on many medical disciplines, along with abstracts and indexing for an additional 850, with the coverage of nursing and allied health being particularly strong.

Lexi-Comp Online (Lexi-Comp) Remote access available Full text available
Drug information from six modules that cover: drug interactions, with the capability to review a comprehensive list and to analyze an individual profile - drug identification based on imprint, dosage form, shape, or color - a medical calculations application covering infusions, conversions, and more - i.v. compatibility information from the King Guide to Parenteral Admixtures - patient education materials on medications, diseases, conditions, and procedures - web links to qualified healthcare web sites. Updated daily.

Drugs and Controlled Substances: Information for Students (GVRL) (InfoTrac/Gale Group) Remote access available Full text available
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Database descriptions are adapted from each database's website.

NOVEL Database NOVEL (New York Online Virtual Electronic Library) is a statewide virtual library provided free to the public by the New York State Library. It is currently a pilot project funded through a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant to the NY State Library by the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

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