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MEDICAL AND HEALTH FACTS

PubMed comprises more than 25 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.  

Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit medical practice and medical research group based in Rochester, Minnesota. It is the first and largest integrated nonprofit medical group practice in the world. 

ELECTION DATA

Election Studies Provides data and statistics on elections, public opinion, and political participation in US elections from 1948. Datasets may be downloaded from the site.

Voting and Registration Statistics From the Current Population Statistics collected by the US Census Bureau. Some tables include data back to 1964.

FREE IMAGES

Free Images Thousands of “free” images for use in projects. Don't forget that you need to cite photo use to this site. All images on this site were accessed there.

Flickr Commons The key goal of The Commons is to share hidden treasures from the world's public photography archives.

Creative Commons Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and use of creativity and knowledge through free legal tools.

OPEN ACCESS JOURNALS

All of the following resources are free!

DOAJ - Directory of Open Access Journals is an online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.        

Wiley Open Access All research articles published in Wiley Open Access journals are immediately and freely available to read, download and share. 

Elsevier Open Access for International Journal of Hospitality Management The International Journal of Hospitality Management discusses major trends and developments in a variety of disciplines as they apply to the hospitality industry.

Science Direct Open Access Journals A database of journals for open access and purchasing pdf’s relating to all aspects of science.

Science Direct International Journal of Gastronomy and Food Science International Journal of Gastronomy and Food Science is a peer-reviewed journal that explicitly focuses on the interface of food science and gastronomy. This journal equally encourages both scientists and chefs to publish original scientific papers, review articles and original culinary works. We seek articles with clear evidence of this interaction. From a scientific perspective, this publication aims to become the home for research from the whole community of food science and gastronomy.

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BUSINESS

Guide Star  Up to date information on thousands of nonprofits, including financials, tax statements, mission statements and projections. 

Bureau of Labor Statistics The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy.

EDUCATION

NCES - National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education Website of the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a program within the United States Department of Education. NCES collects and publishes statistical data on various educational entities, including libraries.

Access the most current reports on academic libraries and school libraries. Public library statistical data now conducted by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).