Background Information

Locate background information on public health related topics such as disease etiology, toxicology, and country reports.

Health Conditions and Health Policies

Source of reference for major scientific disciplines. Useful to identify and locate primary research material, videos, and teaching material.
Eldis Global development information on international development issues, policy, and research


A collection of publications and websites in a variety of languages.


Books, case files, drug information, and videos. Includes Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine.

Chemistry and Toxicology

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics Online handbook of introductory topics related to chemistry and physics, such as symbols and terminology, molecular structure, and properties
Exposure Factors Handbook A handbook on available information on various exposure pathways and how to assess them

International Facts

EIU Country Reports The Economist Intelligence Unit provides socio-economic information on over 150 countries
Europa World Plus An online reference source featuring poltical and economic information on more than 250 countries
GIDEON The Global Infectious Disease and Epidemiology Network is a global infectious disease knowlege management tool
The Wold Bank country information Political, social, and economic snapshots of various countries provided by the World Bank