Online Library Resources

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1.  Register here: https://register.athensams.net/chs/
       a.  You must use a computer on-site. Not on-site? Contact a Librarian to set up an account for you.
       b.  You must use your jchs.edu or carilionclinic.org email address.

2.  You will receive an activation email from Eduserv Athens.  
       a.  Create a password to complete setting up your MyAthens account.

3.  Login at https://auth.athensams.net/my/ using your MyAthens username and password to access library resources.

Detailed instructions with graphics may be found here: http://libguides.jchs.edu/openathens

Contact Courtney Miller, Distance Education Librarian, at 985-8511 or cnmiller1@jchs.edu for any questions or if you need assistance registering for a MyAthens account.

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ABI/INFORM via ProQuestMyAthens logo icon
Collection of full text journals, newspapers, and industry newsletters from business and management fields.

Academic Search Complete via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Multidisciplinary full text database that features journals from a broad range of academic study.

AccessEmergency MedicineMyAthens logo icon
Medical resources for a broad range of emergency cases. Includes full text books, procedural videos, images, and clerkship resources.

AccessMedicineMyAthens logo icon
Contains full text medical books, images, self-assessment tools, case files, and several diagnostic tools.

AccessSurgeryMyAthens logo icon
Surgical resource such as full text medical books, procedural videos, and atlases. Also contains clerkship resources.

Alt HealthWatch via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Content focuses on complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

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Biomedical Reference Collection via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Full text journals covering all areas of medical study.

Business Source Complete via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Abstracts and some full text for peer-reviewed business related journals.

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CINAHL via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Comprehensive source of full text journals for nursing and allied health journals. Tutorials: CINAHL How-to Guide, Basic Searching, Advanced Searching, and Using Subject Headings.

ClinicalKeyMyAthens logo icon
Cross-search the full text of more than 1,000 books and 500 journals. Also contains procedural videos and images. Tutorial: ClinicalKey How-to Guide.

Cochrane LibraryMyAthens logo icon
Search for systematic reviews and evidence-based healthcare guidelines.

Communication and Mass Media Complete via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Comprehensive source of full text for communication journals and books. Also feature profiles of authors.

Consumer Health Complete via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Contains patient-oriented health content and helps to support the information needs of patients.

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Directory of Open Access Journals
Searchable collection of scientific, scholarly journals, including health sciences and medical titles.

Dissertations and Theses via ProQuestMyAthens logo icon
Searchable collection of dissertations and theses from a variety of disciplines.

DynaMedMyAthens logo icon
Clinical reference tool that contains evidence-based topic summaries for use at the point-of-care. Tutorial: Basic Searching.

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EBSCO A to ZMyAthens logo icon
Searchable list of full text print and online journals.

EBSCO eBooks (NetLibrary)MyAthens logo icon
Full text online books from many disciplines, including medicine and allied health titles. Formerly NetLibrary.

EBSCOhost WebMyAthens logo icon
Search across multiple EBSCO resources at once, such as CINAHL, eBooks, Health Business Elite, MEDLINE, and PsycEXTRA. Tutorials: Intro to EBSCO, Basic Searching, and Advanced Searching.

Education Research Complete via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Bibliographic and full text database covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education.

ERIC
Search bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials.

ETHXWebMyAthens logo icon
Bibliographic database of resources related to bioethics and professional ethics. Maintained by Georgetown University.

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.

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Gale DatabasesMyAthens logo icon
Cross-search full text journals, magazines, and newspapers available in Expanded Academic ASAP, Academic OneFile, Computer Database, General Reference Center Gold, and General OneFile.

Google Scholar
Look for the “Find It @ JCHS” link to access full text articles.

GreenFILE via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.

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Health Business Elite via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Contains journals detailing all aspects of healthcare administration and other non-clinical aspects of healthcare institution management.

Health Policy Reference Center via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Full text database covering all aspects of health policy and related issues.

Health Source: Consumer Edition via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Collection of patient health information containing full text magazines, pamphlets, and health reference books.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Provides access to scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines with excellent coverage of nursing and allied health.

Humanities International Complete via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Provides full text of journals, books, and other published sources from around the world.

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Issues & ControversiesMyAthens logo icon
Current and objective information on the most hotly debated topics of the day.

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Johns Hopkins ABX GuideMyAthens logo icon
Provides information on the treatment of infectious diseases, including diagnoses, antibiotics, pathogens, management, and vaccines.

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Legal Collection via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Contains full text of scholarly law journals.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Indexes journals, books, research reports, and proceedings covering all aspects of librarianship.

Literature Resource Center via GaleMyAthens logo icon
Current biographical information, overviews, full text literary criticism, and reviews on authors in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

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MasterFILE Premier via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Contains full text periodicals, books, primary source documents, and images covering general reference, business, health, education, science, multicultural issues and much more.

McGraw-Hill eBook LibraryMyAthens logo icon
Contains full text First Aid Test Prep books.

Medical Letter and Treatment GuidelinesMyAthens logo icon
Critical appraisals of new prescription drugs and comparative reviews of previously approved drugs in the newsletters, “The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics” and “Treatment Guidelines from The Medical Letter”.

MEDLINE via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Contains full text for some medical journals indexed in PubMed/MEDLINE. Tutorial: Basic Searching.

MedlinePlus
Contains patient health information available in a variety of sources, such as medical dictionaries, directories, publications, videos, and illustrations.

MICROMEDEX 2.0MyAthens logo icon
Evidence-based information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care, and alternative medicine.

Military & Government Collection via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Collection of periodicals and academic journals pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

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Newspaper Source Plus via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Search across a large number of full text newspapers.

Nursing & Allied Health Collection via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Full text access to journals covering the areas of nursing, biomedicine, health sciences, consumer health, and allied health disciplines.

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OT SearchMyAthens logo icon
Bibliographic database covering the literature of occupational therapy and related subject areas.

OTSeeker
Free evidence database that contains abstracts of systematic reviews and randomized controlled trials relevant to occupational therapy.

OVIDMyAthens logo icon
Provides full text access to nursing, medical, and public health journals. Also contains a collection of full text medical books.

Oxford Reference OnlineMyAthens logo icon
Full text from dictionaries and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press.

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Pediatric Care OnlineMyAthens logo icon
Contains many pediatric resources, including Point-of-Care Tools, AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care, Patient Handouts, and more. Developed by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

ProCon
Presents research on controversial issues in a straightforward, nonpartisan, and primarily pro-con format.

PsychiatryOnlineMyAthens logo icon
Current and full text American Psychiatric Association textbooks (including DSM-V), guidelines, and journals.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Covers topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

PsycNETMyAthens logo icon
Database of abstracts with some full text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association.

PubMed Linkout
Linkout provides full text access to Jefferson College Library’s resources indexed in PubMed.

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RefWorksMyAthens logo icon
Citation management and bibliography creation tool that can help with APA formatting. Tutorials: RefWorks How-to Guide.

Regional Business News via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Provides full text for regional U.S. and Canadian business publications.

Religion and Philosophy Collection via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Covers topics such as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy, and the history of philosophy.

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Salud en Espanol (Consumer Health Complete Spanish Version) via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Comprehensive evidence-based reports and fact sheets in Spanish on all aspects of patient health and wellness.

SPORTDiscus via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Source of full text for sports medicine journals.

Stanford Encyclopedia of PhilosophyMyAthens logo icon
Authoritative, peer-reviewed online encyclopedia of philosophy.

STAT!RefMyAthens logo icon
Cross-search full text books, evidence-based and authoritative resources. Also includes Stedman's Medical Dictionary, ICD and CPT manuals, and DDx tools.

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Teacher Reference Center via EBSCOMyAthens logo icon
Provides abstracts for periodicals covering topics such as assessment, current pedagogical research, curriculum development, and more.

TRIP
Simultaneously search evidence-based sources of systematic reviews, practice guidelines, and critically-appraised topics and articles.