Occupational Outlook Handbook (U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics) : For the covered occupations, this handbook lists: the training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, and working conditions. In addition, the handbook gives job search tips and links to information about the job market in each state.
MedlinePlus will direct you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from 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.
Medline (EBSCO) ; or Medline (Web of Science) : Medline abstracts (not full-text) are found through both EBSCOhost and Web of Science databases, under "Medline" title in the Alphabetical List. Indexing and abstracting for medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. This is a standard reference to locate articles for the fields of medicine and allied health. Medline (Web of Science) does contain some links to full-text.
The Merck Manual Online : The Merck Manual Online includes a series of online healthcare books for healthcare professionals and consumers. Receives updates periodically with new information to insure that the information is as up-to-date as possible. Contains photographs, and audio and video material not present in the print versions. Includes cardiovascular; clinical; critical care; dental; dermatologic; ear, nose & throat; endocrine & metabolic; eye; gastrointestinal; and genitourinary; as well as ready reference guides, trade names for some commonly used drugs, multimedia, and related links.
The following are FREE Online Practice Tests websites. These tests include many areas--general (GED, SAT, ACT, TOEFL, etc.) and specific (NCLEX, TEAS, etc.).
PubMed Handouts (from UofU Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library)
* Using Limits in PubMed
* MeSH versus Text Word
* Structure of a MEDLINE Record in PubMed
* Search Field Qualifier Tags
* Subheadings and Families of Subheadings
* Publication Types used in MEDLINE
* Age Group MeSH Headings for Searching Human Topics
* Automatic Term Mapping
* Hints and Extras
From UofU Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library --