Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.
Contact us for password if accessing from outside of the Library.

Gale Health & Wellness Resource Center Health and Wellness Resource Center

Health & Wellness Resource Center is a comprehensive resource for libraries, schools, and hospitals that provides integrated access to medical, statistical, health, and related information.  Provided by the Tennessee Electronic Library.
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Health Information Center Newsletter Health Information Center Newsletter

Health Information Center Newsletter: Includes monthly/bi-monthly links to resources and book selections. Review the current newsletter here or sign up here to receive the Health Information Center Newsletter via email.

Health Information Center Online
Health Information Center Online: The Business/Sciences department at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library has a large Health Information Center with materials relating to medical, health care and nutrition issues. Information is available in multiple formats and includes books, magazines, audio, video and online services.


Gale Health Reference Center Academic Health Reference Center Academic

Health Reference Center Academic: Multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources in InfoTrac’s award-winning Health Reference Center.  Provided by the Tennessee Electronic Library.

Health Reference Series Online Health Reference Series Online

Health Reference Series Online: The Omnigraphics Health Reference Series is an invaluable medical resource that will give consumers the confidence they need to take control of their health and make sense of the jumbled and confusing advice coming from all directions. It is an easy-to-use and authoritative source designed for lay readers—consumers with no specific medical knowledge.
Library Card required if accessing outside of the Library.

Nursing and Allied Health Collection

Nursing and Allied Health Collection: All aspects of the Nursing profession — from direct patient care to health care administration — are covered. This collection’s current and authoritative content will be of use to both professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum.  Provided by the Tennessee Electronic Library.

OverDrive Health Information Center eBook Collection

Health Information Center eBook Collection:  Visit this special collection of health-related eBooks from our OverDrive eBook service.
Library Card Required | Getting Started Instructions | Mobile App Available

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection: Both researcher and practitioner alike will find relevant, authoritative content in this collection, which includes over 100 titles covering the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine.  Provided by the Tennessee Electronic Library.