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As of June 3, 2014

EconLit (ProQuest; 1969 to current)
Note: Access limited to UCB faculty, staff, and students.
The most comprehensive index to scholarly journal articles in economics. It also lists books and dissertations, and indexes articles within 'collective works' (books consisting of collections of essays or individual papers). Most citations include a searchable abstract.
From our Databases and Indexes web page.

eHealth and innovation in women's and children's health: A baseline review (2014)
"This joint publication by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) reports the results of the first survey to study the impact of eHealth on womenís and childrenís health in developing countries. It highlights many encouraging findings including the development of national eHealth policies, the monitoring of key indicators, and the implementation of electronic information systems."
From our International Health Resources web page.

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
"The IPCC is a scientific body under the auspices of the United Nations (UN). It reviews and assesses the most recent scientific, technical and socio-economic information produced worldwide relevant to the understanding of climate change. It does not conduct any research nor does it monitor climate related data or parameters. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is the leading international body for the assessment of climate change. It was established by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) in 1988 to provide the world with a clear scientific view on the current state of knowledge in climate change and its potential environmental and socio-economic impacts.
From our Environmental Resources web page.

PsycTESTS (American Psychological Association)
Note: Access limited to UCB faculty, staff, and students.
Provides access to information about psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments including descriptive information about the test and its development and administration. The focus is primarily on unpublished tests, those developed by researchers but not made commercially available. Most (but not all) records include the actual test instrument.
From our Databases and Indexes web page.

Working Group II Fifth Assessment Report
"...considers the vulnerability and exposure of human and natural systems, the observed impacts and future risks of climate change, and the potential for and limits to adaptation. The chapters of the report assess risks and opportunities for societies, economies, and ecosystems around the world." 243 Lead Authors and 66 Review Editors wrote and reviewed the 30 chapters of the WGII AR5. You'll find chapters here on human health, human security, adaptation, livelihoods and poverty, economics, food security, ocean systems, freshwater resources, regional aspects, and much more.
From our Environmental Resources web page.

As of January 3, 2014

California Communities Environmental Health Screening Tool (CalEnviroScreen 1.1)
CalEnviroScreen by Cal/EPA and OEHHA "is a screening methodology that can be used to help identify California communities that are disproportionately burdened by multiple sources of pollution. The CalEnviroScreen 1.1 document will calculate scores for the stateís ZIP codes. While race and ethnicity will not be used in the calculations, a new section has been added that provides information on the racial and ethnic composition of communities throughout the state. "
From our Public Health GIS web page.

"The NCHHSTP Atlas is an interactive tool for accessing HIV, AIDS, viral hepatitis, tuberculosis, chlamydia, gonorrhea, and primary and secondary syphilis data collected by the Centers for Disease Control and Preventionís (CDCís) National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP). Currently, the Atlas provides interactive maps, graphs, tables, and figures showing geographic patterns and time trends of HIV, AIDS, viral hepatitis, tuberculosis, chlamydia, gonorrhea, and primary and secondary syphilis surveillance data." The NCHHSTP has also created a YouTube tutorial to help. In addition, the NCHHSTP has created pre-made presentations that can be used as is with examples of the analyses that can be performed with the Atlas. The site also provides state profiles for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB that include statistics and descriptions of prevention and control programs supported by CDC and state public health officials.
From our Public Health GIS web page.

Digital Ads
"At DigitalAds, we track how food companies use cutting-edge ad campaigns to target kids 24/7 ó and offer ideas for what to do about it." Digital Ads is jointly owned and operated by the Center for Digital Democracy and Berkeley Media Studies Group. The website offers a case study, publications related to this topic, and a database of digital marketing targeting children and youth which can be searched by company, brand, product, type of marketing, and by date.
From our Maternal and Child Health Resouces web page.

Education Source (formerly Education Full Text)
Note: Access limited to UCB faculty, staff, and students.
Education Source, provided on an EBSCOHost platform, covers all levels of education as well as educational specialties like multilingual education, health education and testing. Indexing and abstracting is provided for thousands of journals, over 550 books, and numerous conference papers. Covers publications from 1929 to the present.
From our Databases and Indexes web page.

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