JOMC 560: Medical Journalism
Scholarly Articles "Aggregated"
Scholarly journal articles about all aspects of health and medicine. Look for the button to get full-text articles on- or off-campus. (UNC only)
- Academic Search Complete
Popular and scholarly articles on lots of topics. Easy way to search for medical articles AND popular coverage.
- Health Source: Consumer Edition
Consumer oriented information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and general health.
- AMED (Alternative Medicine)
Citations to articles on complementary medicine, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, rehabilitation, podiatry, palliative care, and others. From the British Library Health Care Information Service.
- LexisNexis Academic
Thousands of newspapers and broadcast transcripts. 1980s-today.
- NBC Learn
Over 10,000 NBC News video clips. Check out the resources in Health & Wellness (link on left). Must create login from a computer within the JSchool. After that, use your NBC login & password from anywhere, including other buildings on UNC campus and home. Current.
- America's News
Over 900 daily newspapers and television news shows. Mostly in the southeast.
These links all work on the University of North Carolina campus and for UNC ONYEN-holders.
- JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association)
- New England Journal of Medicine
- The Lancet
Health Resources for All (in North Carolina)
- NC Health Info
Guide to websites of quality health and medical information and local health services throughout North Carolina. Created by UNC-CH and maintained by volunteer librarians statewide.
- Health & Wellness @ NC Live
Links to various health care sites online; many are free to all. Some are for NC residents only (valid NC Library card required).
Consumer health information, including extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.
- Statistical Abstract
Social, political, and economic statistics about residents of the United States.
- American FactFinder
Population, housing, economic, and geographic data from the U.S. Census. Includes decennial data (c2010) as well as American Community Survey estimates data (c2009).
- NC DHHS: Facts and Figures
Data and press releases from the The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.