To access library resources, you must have a MyAthens account.
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 email@example.com for any questions or if you need assistance registering for a MyAthens account.
ABI/INFORM via ProQuest
Collection of full text journals, newspapers, and industry newsletters from business and management fields.
Academic Search Complete via EBSCO
Multidisciplinary full text database that features journals from a broad range of academic study.
Medical resources for a broad range of emergency cases. Includes full text books, procedural videos, images, and clerkship resources.
Contains full text medical books, images, self-assessment tools, case files, and several diagnostic tools.
Surgical resource such as full text medical books, procedural videos, and atlases. Also contains clerkship resources.
Alt HealthWatch via EBSCO
Content focuses on complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
Biomedical Reference Collection via EBSCO
Full text journals covering all areas of medical study.
Business Source Complete via EBSCO
Abstracts and some full text for peer-reviewed business related journals.
Search for systematic reviews and evidence-based healthcare guidelines.
Communication and Mass Media Complete via EBSCO
Comprehensive source of full text for communication journals and books. Also feature profiles of authors.
Consumer Health Complete via EBSCO
Contains patient-oriented health content and helps to support the information needs of patients.
Directory of Open Access Journals
Searchable collection of scientific, scholarly journals, including health sciences and medical titles.
Dissertations and Theses via ProQuest
Searchable collection of dissertations and theses from a variety of disciplines.
EBSCO A to Z
Searchable list of full text print and online journals.
EBSCO eBooks (NetLibrary)
Full text online books from many disciplines, including medicine and allied health titles. Formerly NetLibrary.
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 EBSCO
Bibliographic and full text database covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education.
Search bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials.
Bibliographic database of resources related to bioethics and professional ethics. Maintained by Georgetown University.
European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 via EBSCO
Comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.
Cross-search full text journals, magazines, and newspapers available in Expanded Academic ASAP, Academic OneFile, Computer Database, General Reference Center Gold, and General OneFile.
Look for the “Find It @ JCHS” link to access full text articles.
GreenFILE via EBSCO
Information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.
Health Business Elite via EBSCO
Contains journals detailing all aspects of healthcare administration and other non-clinical aspects of healthcare institution management.
Health Policy Reference Center via EBSCO
Full text database covering all aspects of health policy and related issues.
Health Source: Consumer Edition via EBSCO
Collection of patient health information containing full text magazines, pamphlets, and health reference books.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition via EBSCO
Provides access to scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines with excellent coverage of nursing and allied health.
Humanities International Complete via EBSCO
Provides full text of journals, books, and other published sources from around the world.
Issues & Controversies
Current and objective information on the most hotly debated topics of the day.
Johns Hopkins ABX Guide
Provides information on the treatment of infectious diseases, including diagnoses, antibiotics, pathogens, management, and vaccines.
Legal Collection via EBSCO
Contains full text of scholarly law journals.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts via EBSCO
Indexes journals, books, research reports, and proceedings covering all aspects of librarianship.
Literature Resource Center via Gale
Current biographical information, overviews, full text literary criticism, and reviews on authors in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.
MasterFILE Premier via EBSCO
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 Library
Contains full text First Aid Test Prep books.
Medical Letter and Treatment Guidelines
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”.
Contains patient health information available in a variety of sources, such as medical dictionaries, directories, publications, videos, and illustrations.
Evidence-based information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care, and alternative medicine.
Military & Government Collection via EBSCO
Collection of periodicals and academic journals pertaining to all branches of the military and government.
Newspaper Source Plus via EBSCO
Search across a large number of full text newspapers.
Nursing & Allied Health Collection via EBSCO
Full text access to journals covering the areas of nursing, biomedicine, health sciences, consumer health, and allied health disciplines.
Bibliographic database covering the literature of occupational therapy and related subject areas.
Free evidence database that contains abstracts of systematic reviews and randomized controlled trials relevant to occupational therapy.
Provides full text access to nursing, medical, and public health journals. Also contains a collection of full text medical books.
Oxford Reference Online
Full text from dictionaries and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press.
Pediatric Care Online
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.
Presents research on controversial issues in a straightforward, nonpartisan, and primarily pro-con format.
Current and full text American Psychiatric Association textbooks (including DSM-V), guidelines, and journals.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection via EBSCO
Covers topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.
Database of abstracts with some full text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association.
Linkout provides full text access to Jefferson College Library’s resources indexed in PubMed.
Regional Business News via EBSCO
Provides full text for regional U.S. and Canadian business publications.
Religion and Philosophy Collection via EBSCO
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.
Salud en Espanol (Consumer Health Complete Spanish Version) via EBSCO
Comprehensive evidence-based reports and fact sheets in Spanish on all aspects of patient health and wellness.
SPORTDiscus via EBSCO
Source of full text for sports medicine journals.
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Authoritative, peer-reviewed online encyclopedia of philosophy.
Cross-search full text books, evidence-based and authoritative resources. Also includes Stedman's Medical Dictionary, ICD and CPT manuals, and DDx tools.
Teacher Reference Center via EBSCO
Provides abstracts for periodicals covering topics such as assessment, current pedagogical research, curriculum development, and more.
Simultaneously search evidence-based sources of systematic reviews, practice guidelines, and critically-appraised topics and articles.