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Databases brought to you by Mobile Public Library, Alabama Public Library Service and the Alabama Virtual Library:

This database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers libraries full text articles for more than 180 international and often peer-reviewed journals and reports. In addition, there are hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts. Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine. This database features indexing and abstracts going back as far as 1984, and full text going back as far as 1990.


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Health At Salem Press: covers diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, anatomy, biology, mental health and issues in an A-Z format.

This database is a 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.


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For hobbyists and professionals with more than 4.5 million articles from more than 200 home improvement-focused titles, covering topics including architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and others.

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Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content. The Military & Government Collection provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for more than 400 titles.


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Computer files of full text for stories originating in the Mobile Press-Register from 1988-1989, 1992 - current (News and obits; no paid funeral notices.)
The Historical Archives - actual images of the newspaper includes selections from 1833, 1858-1860, 1862-1863, 1868-1870, 1970-1992, 2001-2003.
Microfilm back files are at Local History.


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