Librarian’s Project Resources

Epidemic Project 2008-2009

 

 

Students: Here’s a tip.  If you conduct a title search, as suggested for some of the resources below, you may be able to access that same database afterward via a simple mouse click, even if  a  resource suggests another title search is required.  This will likely be the case for the remainder of your browser session. 

 

General:

 

Climate, Ecology and Human Health *Some diseases mentioned-conditions/consequences*  (GCRIO/Nettrekker/DLC/SPS Database  or U.S. Global Change Research Information Office)

http://www.gcrio.org/CONSEQUENCES/vol3no2/climhealth.html

 

 

Black Death

(Also)

-Bubonic Plague

-Pneumonic Plague

-Plague

 

 

Black Death (World Book Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Article?id=ar062340&st=black+death

 

History of Plague (World Book Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Media?id=sr192012&st=black+death

 

John Wycliffe-Medieval Europe ((World Book Encyclopedia))

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Article?id=ar611560&st=black+death

 

General History about plagues, including Black Death (World Book Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Article?id=ar433120&st=black+death

 

The Black Death: Bubonic Plague (MiddleAges.net/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Databases)

http://www.themiddleages.net/plague.html

 

 

 

Example of Black Death (Grolier Online Encyclopedia Americana/DLC/SPS Database)

 

 

 

Plague and Public Health in Renaissance Europe (IATH-Virginia/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Databases)

http://www3.iath.virginia.edu/osheim/intro.html

 

Plague (Hartford/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://uhavax.hartford.edu/bugl/histepi.htm#plague

 

The Black Death  (Boise State/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Databases)

http://history.boisestate.edu/westciv/plague/

 

Voices Of The Powerless: Boils and Buboes An Introduction  (BBC/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Databases)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/history/voices/voices_salisbury.shtml

 

The Black Death and The Jews 1348-1349 (Jewish History Sourcebook/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Databases)

http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/jewish/1348-jewsblackdeath.html

 

Satan Triumphant: The Black Death  (The History Guide/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.historyguide.org/ancient/lecture29b.html

 

The Black Death  (BBC/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/middle_ages/black_01.shtml

 

Social and Economic Effects Of The Plague  (Brown/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.brown.edu/Departments/Italian_Studies/dweb/plague/effects/soc_econ_effects.shtml

 

"Scientific Medicine vs. Theology" *Catholic Church-sponsored plague healing* (SIRS/DLC/SPS Database)

Search "Title" using advanced search in DLC/SIRS

 

 

 

Tuberculosis in Modern Russia

 

Tuberculosis (World Book Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/article?id=ar569500&st=tuberculosis&sc=-1

 

How Tuberculosis Develops (World Book Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/media?id=lr001755

 

TB Fact Sheet (ALA)

http://www.lungusa.org/site/apps/nlnet/content3.aspx?c=dvLUK9O0E&b=2060731&content_id=%7B1ED78388-82B6-4D6B-A242-C6794FB77034%7D&notoc=1

 

Multi-drug Resistant Tuberculosis Fact Sheet (CDC)

http://www.cdc.gov/tb/pubs/tbfactsheets/mdrtb.htm

 

Successful fight against tuberculosis in south-western Russia (World Health Organization)

http://www.who.int/features/2007/orel_tb_hospital/en/index.html

 

The Stop TB Strategy (World Health Organization)

http://www.who.int/tb/strategy/en/index.html

 

 

Russian Federation (World Health Organization)

http://www.who.int/tb/publications/global_report/2005/annex1/en/index15.html

 

 

Example of WHO Data Tables (Core Health Indicators/WHO)

http://www.who.int/whosis/database/core/core_select.cfm

 

 

Progress towards targets for case detection and treatment success(World Health Organization)

http://www.who.int/tb/publications/global_report/2004/06_results1/en/index4.html

 

"Dismal State of Health Care in Russia" (SIRS/DLC/SPS Database)

Search "Title" using advanced search in DLC/SIRS

 

 

 

HIV/AIDS in Uganda

 

AIDS (World Book Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/article?id=ar008290&st=hiv&sc=-1

 

Secure The Future Care and Support for Women and Children in Africa with HIV/AIDS (Bristol-Myers Squibb)

http://www.securethefuture.com/

 

 

AIDS Permeates Uganda Politics Too (The Body)

http://www.thebody.com/content/art20019.html

 

Comparison of Facility and Home-Based ART Delivery Systems in Uganda

http://clinicaltrials.gov/ct/show/NCT00144365?order=48

 

 

Money For Uganda (The Body)

http://www.thebody.com/content/art28768.html

 

Uganda Minister Calls for Increased Efforts, Resources to Prevent HIV Among Women (The Body)

http://www.thebody.com/content/news/art41344.html

 

Discrimination, Violence Against MSM, WSW in Uganda Hindering HIV Prevention Treatment Efforts, Human Rights Watch Says (The Body)

http://www.thebody.com/content/news/art42812.html

 

Uganda’s Decline in HIV/AIDS Prevalence Attributed to Increased Condom Use, Early Death From AIDS, Study says (The Body)

http://www.thebody.com/content/art9249.html

 

Family Treatment Fund (Mbarara University, Uganda HIV clinic/UCSF)

http://familytreatmentfund.ucsf.edu/

 

Working to Fill AIDS Treatment Gap in Uganda (UCSF)

http://pub.ucsf.edu/today/news.php?news_id=200602097

 

"National High School Debate Topic: Public Health Aid to Sub-Saharan Africa" (Facts on File/SPS Database)

Search "Title" using DLC Library/FactsonFile/Issues and Controversies. Contact Ms. G. if this database is inaccessible.

 

Services Availability Mapping/Map of Uganda’s Public Health Intervention (World Health Organization)

http://www.who.int/health_mapping/about/services_SAM/en/index.html

http://www.who.int/health_mapping/GIS_IMG_sam_ug_large.JPG

 

"Worldwide AIDS Epidemic" (Facts on File/SPS Database)

Search "Title" using DLC Library/Facts on File/Issues and Controversies. Please contact Ms. G. if this database is inaccessible.

 

Services Availability Mapping/Map of Uganda’s Public Health Intervention (World Health Organization)

http://www.who.int/health_mapping/about/services_SAM/en/index.html

http://www.who.int/health_mapping/GIS_IMG_sam_ug_large.JPG

 

 

 

Example of WHO Data Tables (Core Health Indicators/WHO)

http://www.who.int/whosis/database/core/core_select.cfm

 

 

 

Services Availability Mapping/Map of Uganda’s Public Health Intervention (World Health Organization)

http://www.who.int/health_mapping/about/services_SAM/en/index.html

http://www.who.int/health_mapping/GIS_IMG_sam_ug_large.JPG

 

 

"Abstinence AIDS Decline Role Disputed" (Facts on File/SPS Database)

Search "Title" using DLC Library/Facts on File/Issues and Controversies. Please contact Ms. G. if this database is inaccessible.

 

"Uganda AIDS-Drug Agreement" (Facts on File World News Digest/SPS Database)

Search "Title" using DLC Library/Facts on File/World News Digest. Please contact Ms. G. if this database is inaccessible

 

Squaring the Circle: AIDS, Poverty, and Human Development *Uganda Data* (Public Library of Science)

http://medicine.plosjournals.org/perlserv/?request=get-document&doi=10.1371/journal.pmed.0040314

 

 

Malaria in Modern Africa

 

"Malaria" (The World Almanac Encyclopedia /SPS Database)

Search "Title" using DLC Library/Facts on File/World Almanac Encyclopedia. Please contact Ms. G. if this database is inaccessible.

 

What Is Malaria (Roll Back Malaria/WHO or Nettrekker/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.rbm.who.int/cmc_upload/0/000/015/372/RBMInfosheet_1.htm

 

"Drugs Used to Fight Malaria" (Facts on File/SPS Database)

Search "Title" using DLC Library/Facts on File/Issues and Controversies.  Please contact Ms. G. if this database is inaccessible.

 

Africa Fighting Malaria Website (Africa Fighting Malaria)

http://www.fightingmalaria.org/

 

"How Malaria Spreads" (Facts on File/SPS Database)

Search "Title" using DLC Library/Facts on File/Issues and Controversies. Please contact Ms. G. if this database is inaccessible.

 

Malaria (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation)

http://www.gatesfoundation.org/topics/Pages/malaria.aspx

 

Spotlight: Malaria in Africa (CDC)

http://www.cdc.gov/malaria/spotlights/index_042304.htm

 

 

Example of Malaria article (World Book Online/SPS Database)

 

 

 

Example of Malaria article (Grolier Online Encyclopedia/DLC/SPS Database)

 

 

 

Example of Digital Learning Commons results on Malaria search (SPS Database)

 

 

 

WHO Backs Free Malaria Nets (Facts on File World News Digest/DLC/SPS Database)

Search "Title" using DLC Library/Facts on File/World News Digest. Please contact Ms. G. if this database is inaccessible.

 

 

Development and Health *Factors and Indicators-Malaria* (BBC/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database   or  BBC)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/education/int/geog/health/standard.shtml

 

 

To Cure Humans, First Cure Mosquitoes, Then Let Evolution Do the Rest (Today’s Science/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/tsof/search/s1500065.asp?Library=DLC&Opt=Dv65dl43M

 

 

Global Health: U.S. Anti-Malaria Program Expanded *Africa* (Facts on File World News Digest/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/stories/index/2006393730.asp?Library=DLC&Opt=Dv65dl43M

 

Malaria Cases *Map and Data* (GlobalHealthFacts.org or Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.globalhealthfacts.org/topic.jsp?i=23

 

 

 

Ancient Scourge *Data* (BBC News or Nettrekker/DLC/SPS Database)

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/shared/spl/hi/world/05/malaria_global_menace/html/ancient_scourge.stm

 

 

 

Cholera/Diarrheal Diseases in Modern Latin America and South America

 

 

 

 

Cholera (The World Almanac Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Article?id=ar112720&st=cholera

 

 

Cholera (Grolier Online Encyclopedia Americana/DLC/SPS Database)

 

 

What Is Cholera? (MetroKingCounty/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database   or   Metro King County Public Health)

http://www.metrokc.gov/health/prevcont/cholera.htm#What

 

 

Cholera (CDC/DLC/SPS Database  or  Center For Disease Control)

http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dbmd/diseaseinfo/cholera_g.htm

 

 

Cholera (WHO/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database  or WHO)

http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs107/en/

 

 

Latin America: Cholera Said To Threaten 120 Million (World News Digest/FactsonFile/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/stories/index/1991046515.asp

 

 

Latin America:  Peru’s Cholera Epidemic Hits Ecuador (World News Digest/FactsonFile/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/stories/index/1991045968.asp?DBType=WND

 

 

 

 

Development and Health *Factors and Indicators-Cholera* (BBC/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database   or  BBC)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/education/int/geog/health/standard.shtml

 

 

 

"The Return of Cholera" (Proquest)

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=0&did=1616938&SrchMode=1&sid=2&Fmt=6&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224786059&clientId=24975

 

 

The Cholera Lesson *Peru mentioned in article* Proquest

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=0&did=38017824&SrchMode=1&sid=2&Fmt=6&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224786650&clientId=24975

 

 

"The Time of Cholera: On The Day of The Dead, Cholera Comes To Life"  *South America* (SIRS/DLC/SPS Database)

Search "Title" using advanced search in DLC/SIRS

 

Peru: 100 Dead in Cholera Epidemic (World News Digest/FactsonFile/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/stories/index/1991045801.asp

 

Peru: Health Minister Resigns (World News Digest/FactsonFile/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/stories/temp/45288temp1991046327.asp?DBType=News

 

Latin America:  Cholera Hits Mexico, Central America (World News Digest/FactsonFile/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/stories/index/1991047926.asp

 

 

 

Medical Geography and Cholera in Peru  *Maps and Data*  (CU/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.colorado.edu/geography/gcraft/warmup/cholera/cholera_f.html

 

 

Cholera: Domesticating Disease  *video with South America context* (PBS/Nettrekker/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/evolution/library/10/4/l_104_01.html

 

Influenza

      See Also

      -1918 Flu

      -Spanish Flu

 

 

Why Revive a Deadly Flu Virus  *discussion of 1918 flu*  (Proquest)

 

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=0&did=978539491&SrchMode=2&sid=5&Fmt=6&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224786850&clientId=24975

 

 

"What He Knew in 1918 Could Save Millions of Lives"  (St. Louis emergency actions in 1918) 

http://ykalaska.wordpress.com/2006/07/09/what-he-knew-in-1918-could-save-millions-of-lives-today/

 

 

  

 

The Deadly Virus : The Influenza Epidemic of 1918  (National Archives/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPL Database)

http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/influenza-epidemic/records-list.html

 

 

 

"1918 Saw the Most Common, Most Deadly of Invasions"  *Local Seattle Times Coverage of 1918 Flu*  (SIRS/DLC/SPS Database) 

http://www.accessmylibrary.com/coms2/summary_0286-7148852_ITM

 

 

1918 Flu Epidemic (CBC News/Nettrekker/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.cbc.ca/news/background/flu/fluepidemic.html

 

 

 

 

Influenza 1918: …the Worst Epidemic the United States Has Ever Known   *Facts, Maps and Data* (PBS/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/influenza/index.html

 

 

 

Avian Flu: Tinkering with Contagion  *1918 Flu-Isolated Specimen in Alaska* (Today’s Science/Facts on File/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/tsof/search/s1500030.asp

 

 

Secrets of the Dead: Killer Flu (PBS/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/case_killerflu/index.html

 

 

Influenza  *1918 Flu*  (World Almanac Encyclopedia/Facts on File/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/WAE/Search/xin022400a.asp

 

 

 

A Fatal Flu Virus, Raised From the Dead (Today’s Science/Facts on File/DLC/SPS Database)

 http://www.2facts.com/tsof/search/s1400051.asp?Library=DLC&Opt=Dv65dl43M

 

 

 

Rupert Blue  *U.S. Surgeon General in 1918*  (PBS/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/influenza/peopleevents/pandeAMEX87.html

 

 

The Influenza Pandemic of 1918 (Stanford/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.stanford.edu/group/virus/uda/

 

 

The Pennsylvania Gazette : The Flu of 1918  (UPenn/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.upenn.edu/gazette/1198/lynch.html

 

 

Experts Unlock Clues to Spread of 1918 Flu Virus  (NYTimes/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.nytimes.com/2005/10/06/health/06flu.html?ex=1286251200&en=3f9a510cfd4c3d45&ei=5090

 

Influenza (World Book Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Article?id=ar276340&st=influenza

  

 

Smallpox

      See Also

      -Small Pox

 

Smallpox  (World Book Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Search?st1=smallpox&x=24&y=22

 

 

Smallpox (World Almanac Encyclopedia/Facts on File/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/WAE/temp/46045tempxsm129900a.asp?DBType=News&ency=

 

Smallpox (U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database

http://www.hhs.gov/smallpox/

 

Smallpox   (National Library of Medicine (aka Medline)/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/smallpox/htm/index.htm

 

 

Smallpox  (Grolier Online Encyclopedia Americana/DLC/SPS Database)

 

 

 

Diseases and Epidemics: Smallpox Eradication Countdown  (World News Digest/Facts on File/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/Archive/temp/46133temp1978246740.asp?DBType=News

 

 

“Smallpox: Clinical and Epidemiological Features” 

http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/EID/vol5no4/henderson.htm

 

 

 

1491 (Smallpox epidemic and native populations)   (Proquest)

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=7&did=108923678&SrchMode=1&sid=15&Fmt=6&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224788564&clientId=24975

 

"The Smallpox Vaccine: Frequently Asked Questions "   (SIRS/DLC/SPS Database)

Search "The Smallpox Vaccine" using advanced search in DLC Library/SIRS.  Locate article with full title.

 

Diseases and Epidemics: Smallpox Suspected in Eritrea  Countdown  (World News Digest/Facts on File/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/Archive/Search/1978233340.asp

 

 

 

 

Great Britain: Smallpox Report Disclosed (World News Digest/Facts on File/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/Archive/Search/1979252930.asp

 

 

 

Medicine and Health: Smallpox Virus Vials Turn Up in Lab (World News Digest/Facts on File/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/Archive/Search/1979267590.asp

Smallpox Epidemic Ravages Native Americans on the Northwest Coast of North America  (History Link/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.historylink.org/essays/output.cfm?file_id=5100

 

 

Smallpox: The Triumph over the Most Terrible of the Ministers of Death (Annals of Internal Medicine/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.annals.org/cgi/content/full/127/8_Part_1/635

 

 

Smallpox  (Maryland Dept of Health and Mental Hygiene/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://edcp.org/html/smallpx.html

 

 

Smallpox (Encyclopedia.com/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc.aspx?id=1E1:smallpox

 

Smallpox Map  (Thinkquest/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://library.thinkquest.org/11170/maps/smallpox.html

 

Defeated by Disease:  Why Canada Isn’t American  (McGill News/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.mcgill.ca/news/2000/fall/epilogue/

 

The Great Disease Migration  *smallpox*  (Millersville/Newsweek/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.millersville.edu/~columbus/data/art/COWLEY01.ART

 

Death by Disease  *smallpox*  (Millersville/Archaeology/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.millersville.edu/~columbus/data/art/RAMENOF1.ART

 

 

The Story of Smallpox and Other Deadly Eurasian Germs  (Guns, Germs and Steel/PBS/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Databases)

http://www.pbs.org/gunsgermssteel/variables/smallpox.html

 

 

 

Measles and Small Pox as an Allied Army of the Conquistadors of America (Millersville/Encounters/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.millersville.edu/~columbus/data/art/RUVALCA1.ART

 

Edward Jenner :  Three Original Publications On Vaccinations Against Smallpox, 1798  (Modern History Sourcebook/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/1798jenner-vacc.html

 

The Edward Jenner Museum  (The Edward Jenner Museum/ Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.dursley-cotswolds-uk.com/Entrance.html?/Jenner%20museum.html

 

 

 

Polio

      See Also

      -Poliomyelitis

 

Polio  (World Book Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Search?st1=polio&x=18&y=22

 

More Polio (World Book Encyclopedia)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Article?id=ar480640&st=polio

 

 

History of Polio  (EndofPolio/Nettrekkers/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.endofpolio.org/timeline/timeline.html

 

 

50 years after vaccine, Polio's legacy endures; era marked by panic, then relief, shaped lives and medical research (Proquest)

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=13&did=819761241&SrchMode=1&sid=24&Fmt=3&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224789416&clientId=24975

 

The Myth of Jonas Salk(Proquest)

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=5&did=854585991&SrchMode=1&sid=23&Fmt=6&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224789287&clientId=24975

 

When Polio, Every Parent's Nightmare, Fell to Salk  (Proquest)

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=9&did=820457291&SrchMode=1&sid=20&Fmt=3&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224788967&clientId=24975

 

Conquering Polio (Proquest)

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=15&did=816941271&SrchMode=1&sid=24&Fmt=3&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224789416&clientId=24975

 

Knocking Out Polio (Proquest)

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=19&did=758876851&SrchMode=1&sid=24&Fmt=6&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224789416&clientId=24975

 

Winning the War on Polio (Proquest)

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=20&did=767579321&SrchMode=1&sid=24&Fmt=6&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224789938&clientId=24975

 

Imperial College London; Polio could be wiped out in Nigeria thanks to improved vaccine, says study (Proquest)

http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=1&did=1580632821&SrchMode=2&sid=25&Fmt=3&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1224790458&clientId=24975

 

 

Global Health: Polio Eradication Effort Lagging  (World News Digest/ Facts on File/DLC/SPS Database)

http://www.2facts.com/stories/index/2005364990.asp

 

Poliomyelitis

http://www.2facts.com/WAE/Search/xpo104600a.asp