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Medical Services and Warfare

(AM Explorer)
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  • E-books | Images | Primary Sources (Archival) | Reference Sources
  • Vendor: Adam Matthew

1850-1970. Hospital Reports and register, correspondence, memoirs and diaries, printed books and periodicals, maps, charts and hospital plans, photographs, postcards and illustrations and objects. Conflicts included: Crimean War, the American Civil War, The First World War. Topics include: impact on medicine during peacetime, influenza epidemic, 1918 post-war rehab, Women at War, sanitation, surgery, mental health, personal experience, hospital care, public health, systems and more. Features include interactive data visualization, medical developments, biographies and essays.

Popular Medicine in America, 1800-1900

(AM Explorer)
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  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Adam Matthew

Printed sources, including rare books, pamphlets, posters, trade cards and visually-rich advertising ephemera from the United States, 1800-1900. Topics include: herbal medicine, hydrotherapy, commercial advertising, folk medicine, materia medica and apothecaries. Browse, search or explore themes and popular searches. Aimed at the general public rather than medical professionals. Good for historic context.


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  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: EBSCOhost

Citations with abstracts for articles in psychology and the behavioral sciences.


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  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: National Library of Medicine

Go-to source of articles in biomedicine, biochemistry, and related medical fields. Search Medline, life science journals, and online books through the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Many search results link to full-text articles in journals through library subscriptions.

Web of Science

(Web of Knowledge)
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  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: Clarivate Analytics

Citations covering high-impact (heavily cited) journals in the sciences (1900-present), social sciences (1956-present), and arts and humanities (1997-present).

BBC Landmark Video Collection

  • Videos
  • Vendor: Alexander Street Press

Informational videos produced by the BBC highlighting natural events. Relevant to science, natural history, geology, geography, earth science, climate science, environment science, biology, and anthropology.

Google Scholar

  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: Google

Peer-reviewed articles, theses, and scholarly books from journals, professional organizations, and university and preprint repositories. Visit Open Content to learn how to connect content from The Claremont Colleges through Google Scholar.


  • E-books | Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: JSTOR

A growing full text collection of scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. Most titles only include backfiles (some as far back as the early 1800s), with only some current content. Also includes university press ebooks.

Sage Research Methods

  • Data & Statistics | Reference Sources | Scholarly Sources | Videos
  • Vendor: Sage

Books, dictionaries, encyclopedia, video, journal articles, cases, and datasets on research methods to help you learn and conduct projects.


  • Data & Statistics
  • Vendor: SimplyMap

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Creates thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data with built in GPS locations. Select, sort, and compare data across multiple locations and build custom reports that can be exported to a spreadsheet for additional functionality.

Springer E-Books

  • E-books | Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: Springer

A wide variety of scholarly e-books.


  • Data & Statistics
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Statistics on a wide variety of topics related to industry and finance; international in scope. Updated variably and dates of coverage vary. Mostly 2008 - present.


  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: National Library of Medicine

Scholarly citations for articles and monographs on toxicology, 1992 - present.

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