Note: Databases listed with an * following the name are linked in the QuickLinks section.
Keys For Networking
Parents make good choices when they have good information and access to resources. Keys for Networking is dedicated to building peer-to-peer networks that connect Kansas parents and youth and provide access to services, resources, and information for behavioral, education, emotional, mental health, physical health, and substance abuse problems.
American Indian Health*
An information portal to issues affecting the health and well-being of American Indians.Created by the National Library of Medicine.
Consumer Health Complete*
Consumer Health Complete is a comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. Consumer Health Complete provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. In addition, Consumer Health Complete includes the Clinical Reference System and the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which provides access to up-to-date, concise and clinically relevant drug monographs. The database is updated on a weekly basis.
Health Source - Consumer Edition*
This database is the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Health Source: Consumer Edition provides access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines.
Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition*
This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features the AHFS Consumer Medication Information, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.
MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 5,400 current biomedical journals.
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world's largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in languages you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free. Spanish version of MedlinePlus is also available.
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health*
Research nursing, allied health, alternative & complementary medicine topics.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection*
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection is a comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods. This is the world's largest full text psychology database offering full text coverage for nearly 400 journals.
Health information selected and designed especially for older adults. Easy to navigate and read. From the National Institutes of Health and the National Library of Medicine.
Directory of Mental Health Resources in Kansas
Updated December 2016 by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services/Behavioral Health Services.