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E-books on Global/International Health
Global/International Health by the Numbers: Statistical Sources
WHO Global Health Observatory
Using this site, you can retrieve reports or search the data repository for specific information you need.
Global Health Data Exchange
The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation compiles health data from hundreds of sites world-wide into a massive file. You can retrieve the standard reports or submit your own search.
Global Health Policy
From the Kaiser Family Foundation. Contains demographic data and vital statistics from many countries. Statistics on some diseases and health economic data.
Health Nutrition and Population Statistics
From the World Bank. Searchable databank of 214 countries.
Health surveys and data from across the world. Funded by USAID.
Research Databases for Global/International Health
Use the following databases to find articles on your research topic. The journal titles indexed by each database and the mechanics of searching differ, but all of the databases link directly to full text articles in our subscribed journals, unless otherwise indicated.
The premier database in the health sciences. From the National Library of Medicine. Use this link or the link on the CDU Health Sciences Library to access the version of PubMed customized for CDU.
Public Health Database from Proquest
Indexes a broad selection of journals in public health and related fields.
Academic Search Elite (EBSCOhost)
Use this database to search for articles in the sciences and social sciences.
When searching Google Scholar, just click on Full Text @CDREWU.EDU on the right-hand side of the screen to see if we have access to the full text.
Virtual Health Library
A Service provided by PAHO/WHO. Searches many journals not in PubMed, as well as reports from various agencies. Many artices have full text (but not PDF) within the database. As this database focuses on Latin America, many of the articles are in Spanish or Portuguese. No links to subscribed journals.
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International/Global Health Agencies and Groups
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