Databases for Health & Wellness
Academic Search Premier
General/Multidisciplinary Article Database
Search peer-reviewed academic journals, newspapers, magazines, and more across disciplines, from communications and culture to science and social science.
Consumer Health Complete
Search consumer-oriented health including academic journals, news and magazines, and fact sheets. Covers all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
Clinical decision support for allied health and nursing, providing best practices, patient information, drug information, and clinical calculators. Create a log in to be used when downloading the mobile app (available for Android and iOS).
New York Times
Register using your otc.edu email address to get access to the latest Health and Science news stories.
VisibleBody Anatomical Atlas
Mobile app (download here) is recommended; problems frequently reported with desktop version. Comprehensive anatomical atlas includes structures from all body systems: nervous, skeletal, circulatory, muscular, digestive, urinary, lymphatic, endocrine, and reproductive. Does not work well in Internet Explorer.
VisibleBody Physiology Animations
Mobile app (download here) is recommended; problems frequently reported with desktop version. Video reference of animations that illustrate body system functions, core physiology and common conditions.