Adult Practical Nursing Online Student Library



Welcome to Dutchess BOCES Health Occupations On-line Student Library.  This library collects electronic resources (e.g., electronic journals, electronic books or database content) to support the instructional, research and service activities of the BOCES Health Occupation students, faculty, staff, and alumni.  Electronic resources are copyrighted and are subject to all applicable copyright and database protection rights under the laws of the United States and as identified in the BOCES Board Policy #7230.

Resource Description
* Gale CENGAGE  Learning  
* Gale's Academic OneFile Contains peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources
Gale's General OneFile News and periodical articles on a wide range of topics
* Health Reference Center Academic
(Part of Cengage - Gale)
Full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus a variety of personal health information sources
* Gale's Newsstand                         This full-text newspaper database has several New York Newspapers including the New York Times from 1995 on, and over fifty national and international newspapers.
* Gale's New York State Newspapers Provides access to more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world.
* Nursing and Allied Health Collection
(Part of Cengage - Gale)
All aspects of the Nursing profession -- from direct patient care to health care administration -- are covered in this collection. Including nearly 400 titles, 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.
* ProQuest eLibrary Elementary  
* Gannett Newsstand Complete  
* Psychology Collection
(Part of Cengage - Gale)
This set explores what makes people "tick" from childhood to death. This collection gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops -- and diminishes -- over time. Users will have instant access to 200 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.
Medical Information Services Program (MISP) Administered by SENYLRC, subsidizes document delivery for all types of users in the region, and assists libraries of all types help patrons locate high quality health information through regional partnerships, promotional materials and educational programs.
Medline Plus MedlinePlus will direct you to information to help answer health questions. Brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other government agencies and health-related organizations.  Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in Medline Plus and give easy access to medical journal articles.
* Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection
(Part of Cengage - Gale)
This predominantly full-text collection includes over 60 titles in the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine. Topics include proven treatment techniques, experimental research theses, and many more. Coverage begins in 1980.
PBS Learning Media A free digital media service for educational use, brought to you by the New York State public broadcasting stations and their partners.  You'll find thousands of media resourcs, support materials, and tools for classroom lessons, individualized learning programs, and teacher professional learning communities.

* Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY connects New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). The New York Library Initiative is a proposal for permanent state funding for NOVELNY, a pilot project for the Statewide Internet Library.