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Human Sciences: Databases

Available Databases

Access via NCCU only Food Science and Technology Abstracts via ISI Web of Knowledge 
Coverage: 1969 to present.  A source of information on food science, food technology, and human nutrition for professionals working in the food sector at all stages of the food manufacturing cycle. It includes Journals books, conference proceedings, reports, theses, patents and legislation.

Access via NCCU only Health & Wellness Information center Coverage: It integrates NC LIVE and NC Health Info resources in order to give users an improved browsing anf search environment for health-related information.

nclive logo Healthfinder Coverage: Journals, magazines, and medical dictionaries on minority health, as well as prevention and self-care on a variety of topics such as pregnancy, HIV, diabetes, women's health, and more.

nclive logo HealthFinder en espanol Coverage: Noticias y herramientas interactivas para mantenerse saludable con información de organizaciones gubernamentales.

Access via NCCU only Health Science: A SAGE Full-Text Collection Coverage: Social studies of health, public policy, health services & administration, health education, community/public health nursing. 1982-Current.

NCCU Seal Health Source: Consumer Edition via EBSCOhost Coverage: Provides consumer oriented information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and general health. Includes searchable full text for over 150 consumer health journals, abstracts and indexing for nearly 175 general health, nutrition and professional health care publications.


Access via NCCU only JSTOR
Coverage: Archive of over 100 full text scholarly journals in the arts and sciences. Does not include issues from recent volumes usually the last 2-5 years.

 nclive logo ProQuest Family Health via NC LIVE
Coverage: Magazines and journals covering consumer health topics, such as sports injuries, women's health, food and nutrition, midwifery, eye care and dentistry.

Access via NCCU only SIRS Knowledge Source via Social Issues Resource Series, Inc.
Coverage: Full text searchable database of many subjects including the sciences, medicine, business and economics, government, international studies, African American studies. Coverage: 1989 - present.

Access via NCCU onlyScienceDirect via Elsevier Science
Coverage: Provides scientific, technical and medical (STN) research that offers access to more than 1,100 journals across sixteen fields of science, including the social sciences

Access via NCCU only Social Science Citation Index via ISI Web of Knowledge
A multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences. It fully indexes more than 1,725 journals across 50 disciplines. It also indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 3,300 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals. Provides access to current information and retrospective data from 1956 forward.

nccu seal logo Social Services Abstracts via Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
Coverage: CSA Social Services Abstracts provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,300+ serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations, and citations to book


Human Sciences Subject Guide