UW Health Sciences Library
All Health Science Databases
- CAB Direct
International literature across the applied life sciences, including Agriculture, Environmental Science, Veterinary Science, Microbiology and Parasitology, Plant Science, Human Health and Food Science.
- Cambridge Structural Database System
Link here to download the CSD client software package and analysis tools.
Collection of images of works of art from prominent museums around the world dating from prehistoric to contemporary times and covering a wide range of forms and mediums.
- Campbell Collaboration Library
Database of systematic reviews of the effects of social interventions in crime & justice, education, international development, and social welfare.
- Canary Database
Studies of animals as sentinels of human environmental health hazards.
- Carcinogenic Potency Database (CPDB)
Analyses of animal cancer tests used in support of cancer risk assessments for humans. Archived; no longer updated.
- Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP)
Descriptive records for historical and current federal publications; search by authoring agency, title, subject, and general key word, or click on Advanced Search for more options.
- CDC WONDER
Searchable compilation of Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports, guidelines, and health data for disease and demographic groups. Includes surveillance data, Healthy People, MMWR, and other CDC publications.
- CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service
Commercial database of international clinical trials actively recruiting patients.
- Centre for Research and Dissemination (CRD) Database
Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (DARE), NHS Economic Evaluation Database (NHS EED) and Health Technology Assessment (HTS) databases. Updating of DARE and NHS EED ceased April 2015.
- CHE Toxicant and Disease Database
Searchable database that summarizes links between chemical contaminants and approximately 180 human diseases or conditions.
- ChEMBL Database
Open access database of bioactive molecules.
- Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System (CCRIS)
Archived; no longer updated. Chemical records with carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, tumor promotion, and tumor inhibition test results.
Database of over 400,000 chemicals (names, synonyms, and structures).
Collection of chemistry dictionaries and handbooks, including The Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, Combined Chemical Dictionary, Properties of Organic Compounds, and more.
Chemical structure database providing text and structure search access to over 43 million structures from hundreds of data sources.
- Child Care and Early Education Research Connections: Research Collection
Online catalog of child care and early childhood education research documents.
- Child Welfare Information Gateway
Online catalog of state and county policy and procedure manuals, administrative rules, licensing standards, handbooks for families, and other resources about child welfare.
- Chromosomal Variation In Man
Important citations from the world's literature reporting on all common and rare chromosomal alterations, phenotypes, and abnormalities in humans. The database is organized by variations and anomalies, numerical anomalies, and chromosomal breakage syndromes. Over 24,000 entries updated continuously since 1974.
- CINAHL Complete
(Ebsco) Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature
Selected medical texts, medical journals, practice guidelines, drug information, patient handouts & CME materials
Information about ongoing clinical trials and registering clinical trials.
- Cochrane Library
(Wiley) Systematic reviews (CDSR), DARE, controlled trials register, technology assessments, economic evaluations.
- Comparative Toxicogenomics Database (CTD)
Manually curated data describing cross-species chemical-gene/protein interactions and chemical- and gene-disease relationships.
- Complementary medicine subset of PubMed
PubMed search filter for complementary medicine literature.
- Comprehensive Hospital Abstract Reporting System (CHARS)
WA state hospital inpatient coded discharge information derived from billing systems.
- Congressional Bills & Bill Status
Full text of legislation from the 101st Congress (1989) to date, and bill summaries from the 93rd Congress (1973 - 1974) to date.
- Counseling & Therapy in Video
(Alexander Street) Collection of videos available for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.
- CQ Healthbeat
UW users can view 'Afternoon briefing email' and 'Morning update email'. Provides key health policy developments on Capitol Hill, and in agencies including CMS, NIH, CDC and AHRQ.