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Search Consumer Health – Online Resources

     This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines, and the AHFS Consumer Medication Information, covering 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.


New Jersey Self-Help Group Clearinghouse


Search Consumer Health - Online Resources

The CLIP service provides easily-understandable, current, reliable health information through the Atlantic Health System libraries and online materials from the National Library of Medicine. Click on the logo to the left, call 908-522-2699; fax your request to 908-522-2274 or email request to


Health/Medical Websites


Medline Plus

Links to reliable, understandable health websites from the National Institute of Health produced by the National Library of Medicine


Healthy New Jersey

HealthyNJ is a product of the University Libraries at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey to meet the health care information needs of consumers, particularly the citizens of New Jersey.


County Health Rankings

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is collaborating with the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute to rank the health of each state’s counties based on individual health behaviors, education and jobs, quality of health care, and the environment.



PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.



A government site with information and tools to stay healthy.  Resources from over 1600 government and non-profit organizations.


The Cleveland Clinic Health Information Center

Provided by the Cleveland Clinic Dept. of Patient Education and Health Information, this site offers information on over 900 health topics.  Podcasts, webcasts, and transcripts of web chats with physicians are also available as well as a live chat service.


Mayo Clinic

Consumer health information provided by Mayo Clinic experts.


National Library of Medicine - Drug Information Portal

Drug Information Portal  Description of databases


    Affordable Care Act


    Health/Medical Periodicals in the Library

    Cooking Light


    • Psychology Today*
    • Vegetarian
    • Prevention*
    • AARP*
    • Fitness
    • Yoga
    • Harvard Health Letter*
    • Health*
    • Nutrition Action
    • Vegetarian 
    • Cooking Light
    • Running

    *online also                      


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