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Sheldon Margen Public Health Library

Services to the California Department of Public Health

Please note that Public Health Library services are not available
on UC Berkeley Academic and Administrative Holidays

Quick Guide to Public Health Library Services

Document Delivery
Request a book, book chapter, journal article, standard, report, etc.

Full Text Electronic Journals
Accessing Full Text Journals Online: Tips for CDPH
Recommend a new electronic journal

Library Cards
Get books sent to you from the UC Berkeley library

Reference Service and Literature Searching
Ask reference questions; request comprehensive literature searches

Current Awareness Service
Get current journal tables of contents
Recommend a journal for the Current Awareness Service

- See the current schedule for Richmond and Sacramento
- Register for upcoming classes
- Guides, Tutorials, and Help
- Request onsite training on a variety of topics
- View web pages and handouts from CDPH class sessions

Electronic Books

Electronic Public Health Resources
An extensive guide to public health web resources

On-Site Use
Come to the Public Health Library and use our facilities

Key Resources:

PubMed Use this URL for one-click access to articles available to CDPH from your desktop
GreenFILE Citations on environmental sciences: ecology, environmental health, environmental planning, environmental chemistry, and related disciplines.
TOXLINE Citations from the toxicology and pharmacology literature.
AGRICOLA Citations from the agricultural literature: veterinary sciences, entomology, fisheries, farming systems, food and nutrition, environmental sciences, and more.
ERIC Citations from the educational literature including journals, books, curricula, guides, conferences and meetings, reports, dissertations, and audiovisual media. Some full-text available.
IRIS Database of human health effects from environmental exposure.
NTIS Search for technical reports.
Library Catalogs:
  WorldCat (Libraries worldwide, including UC)
  Melvyl (All UC)
  OskiCat (Most of UC Berkeley)

Quick Links
Key Resources: PubMed, Library Catalogs, Other Databases
Guides, Tutorials, and Help
Secure Web Portal logon
» How to access the web portal
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About the Public Health Library.
Recommend a book or journal for acquisition.
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Public Health Library News
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