References Resources:


A Dictionary of Biomedicine

Dynamic Periodic Table

Oxford Companion to the Body

Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Credo Reference (articles from almost 900 reference works, such as subject-specific encyclopedias)

Britannica Academic Edition (a general encyclopedia aimed at college students)

Gale Virtual Reference Library (a small set of reference resources on various subjects)

Oxford Reference (almost 900 reference resources, such as subject-specific encyclopedias, in all subjects)

Biography in Context (information about notable people, both contemporary and historical, from a wide range of sources, such as biographical dictionaries, magazines, newspapers, and academic journals)


Converse’s Mickel Library Catalog

Ebook Central (ProQuest) (over 200k academic books)

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) (over 130k academic books)

PASCAL Delivers (combined catalog for South Carolina’s college/university libraries)

WorldCat (combined catalog for most U.S. college, university, and public libraries)

Periodical Article Databases

General Science Full Text (indexes almost 300 popular science magazines and scholarly scientific journals and provides full-text articles from around 100 of these titles)

Liebert Online (academic journals in the life sciences and medicine)

Academic Search Complete (one of the world’s largest databases of academic journals and magazines on all subjects) (scientific information generated by federal governmental agencies such as the EPA, the National Library of Medicine, and NASA)

PLOS [Public Library of Science] (open access biological and medical journals)

GreenFILE (information on the environment from academic, government, and general interest resources; most references include ONLY ABSTRACTS of the articles)

JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association

Periodicals Available at Converse

Interlibrary Loan/PASCAL Delivers

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