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Communication Sciences and Disorders information resources

This research guide includes some of the resources available for the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders.

Health Sciences Library

Picture by John Swearengen (2017)

Facilities
The Baptist Memorial Health Care Library  (also known as Health Sciences Library ) is housed on the second floor of the Community Health Building, which is located at 4055 North Park Loop, on the University of Memphis Park Avenue Campus.

The collection includes books, journals, and media focusing on nursing, audiology, and speech-language pathology. Related areas of interest in the collection include special education, linguistics, laryngology, otology, neurology, psychology, and sociology. The collection contains approximately 7,000 volumes of books and 241 journal titles.

Journals and reference materials may only be used in the library. Reserve materials may only be used by University of Memphis faculty, staff, and students.

http://www.memphis.edu/libraries/hslibrary/

 

Books

For more titles, please search the catalog:

http://sierra.memphis.edu/

Suggested databases

Bireme

http://bvsalud.org/

Latin American and Caribbean Center on Health Sciences information

The VHL Regional Portal is an integrated space of health information sources that promotes the democratization and expansion of access to scientific and technical information in health in Latin America and the Caribbean (LA&C). It is developed and operated by BIREME in three languages (English, Portuguese and Spanish).

Education Full Text

ttp://sierra.memphis.edu/search~S4?/yeducation/yeducation/1%2C3%2C3%2CB/eresource&FF=yeducation+

full+text&1%2C1%2C/indexsort=-

Indexes an international range of English-language periodicals and books in the field of education, including several not included in ERIC. Coverage: Indexing 1929- ; with abstracts, 1994- ; select full-text, 1996-.

Eric

https://eric.ed.gov/

Indexes an international range of English-language periodicals and books in the field of education, including several not included in ERIC. Coverage: Indexing 1929- ; with abstracts, 1994- ; select full-text, 1996-

 

 

SciVerse

https://ezproxy.memphis.edu:3443/login?url=http://www.sciencedirect.com 

Electronic archive of the Elsevier publications in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, Earth Science, Energy, Engineering, Immunology & Microbiology, Materials Science, Mathematics, Medicine & Dentistry, Neuroscience, Nursing, Pharmacology, Physics & Astronomy, and Veterinary Science. Also available: Arts & Humanities, Business, Economics, and Social Science. Coverage: varies--citations back to first year of publication; full text, subscribed titles, 1999-.
The UofM has access to the ScienceDirect Freedom Collection journals; a green key indicates full text availability. Also, selected sets of eBook titles.                                                              

Web of Science

http://apps.webofknowledge.com/WOS_GeneralSearch_input.do?product=WOS&search_mode=GeneralSearch&SID=1BLqRAZ8niRkAKCSoop&preferencesSaved=

With the Web of Science platform, you can access an unrivalled breadth of world-class research literature linked to a rigorously selected core of journals and uniquely discover new information through meticulously captured metadata and citation connections.

The Web of Science platform connects the Web of Science Core Collection to regional citation indexes, patent data, specialized subject indexes, and an index of research data sets, all in all totaling over 33,000 journals, meaning you have the breadth you need to be truly comprehensive in your search.

CINAHL Complete

General Science Full Text

 

And much more...http://www.memphis.edu/libraries/services/index.php#parentHorizontalTab3

Librarian

Irma Quinones's picture
Irma Quinones
Contact:
Health Sciences Library
Community Health Building, Room 2002
4055 North Park Loop
Memphis TN 38152
901-678-3829