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The University of Arizona

Information Resources in Public Health

This guide has resources and information to support study and research for the Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health (MEZCOPH).

Article (Literature) Databases

SciFinder indexes a wide diversity of research from many scientific disciplines, including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, and agricultural science from the mid-1800s to the present.

Other

Environmental Health & Toxicology
Comprehensive web sites that include resources produced by the Toxicology & Environmental Health Information Program (TEHIP) and by other government agencies and organizations.

PhPartners - Environmental Health PubMed Search Query

Preformulated PubMed search strategies (structured evidence queries) that search high-quality, peer-reviewed scientific literature to identify research evidence for selected Healthy People 2020 objectives.

ToxMap

A map to explore on-site toxic chemical releases and hazardous waste sites from the EPA's Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) and the Superfund National Priorities List (NPL).

EPA Data Finder

EPA data sources, organized into topics such as air and water that are in easily downloadable formats.

TOXNET - National Library of Medicine (NLM)

Databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases.

National Institutue of Environmental Health Sciences

Resources and information that examine environmental exposures, human biology, genetics, and common diseases that limit our longevity and quality of life.

Data & Statistics

ToxMap
A map to explore on-site toxic chemical releases and hazardous waste sites from the EPA's Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) and the Superfund National Priorities List (NPL).
EPA Data Finder
EPA data sources, organized into topics such as air and water that are in easily downloadable formats.
Bureau of Labor & Statistics: Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities
Information on the rate and number of work related injuries, illnesses, and fatal injuries, and how these statistics vary by incident, industry, geography, occupation, and other characteristics.