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JCPL Health Databases

The resources on these pages are provided FREE to Jasper County Public Library patrons to help with research and entertainment needs. Except where noted, all of these resources can be used at home or away from the library. Use from home will require a JCPL library card, and some services may require you to establish an account in order to save preferences or other materials. This information is not retained by JCPL.

Browse the resources below, or choose a specific category to narrow your search. The more information link can lead to tips, known issues as well as help using the resource. To request assistance, or suggest a resource, use our contact page and select Online Databases as the category.

After hours use

Due to nightly server maintenance, some JCPL resources may not be available between the hours of 11 p.m. and 4 a.m. CST.

Salem Health

Salem Health brings online access to Salem Press’ award-winning health reference works, including Magill’s Medical Guide. It is an up-to-date and easy-to-use compendium of medical information suitable for student research as well as use by general readers, including patients and caregivers.

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Health Insurance Marketplace

Learn About the Health Insurance Marketplace, part of the Affordable Care Act.

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Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit medical practice dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of virtually every type of complex illness. It is part of Mayo Clinic's mission to serve as a reliable source of health information. Find details about diseases and conditions, symptoms, drugs and supplements, tests and procedures, as well as tips on living a healthy lifestyle.

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Medline PLUS

Up-to-date information about health news and topics, drugs and supplements, and featuring a medical dictionary and encyclopedia. A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

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