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TOXLINE

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http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=197


Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Vendor:
Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
Producer:
Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
Coverage:
1994-2000
Frequency of Updates:
Monthly


TOXLINE on this service offers rapid access to information in all areas of toxicology, including chemicals and pharmaceuticals, pesticides, environmental pollutants, and mutagens and teratogens. This database provides bibliographic citations and abstracts from journal articles, monographs, technical reports, theses, letters, meeting abstracts, papers and reports. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, information in the database is drawn from a number of discrete files including Toxicity Bibliography and Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology. This version of TOXLINE does not contain information from Chemical Abstracts Service, BIOSIS, or International Pharmaceutical Abstracts; furthermore, it is a "rolling 5-year" database, consisting of records from the last 5 years plus the current year.

Major areas of coverage include: Air pollution;Antidotes; Biological and adverse effects of drugs; Carcinogenesis via chemicals; Chemically-induced diseases; Environmental chemicals and pollutants; Food additives; Genotoxicity;Hazardous materials; Health and safety; Human and animal toxicity; Industrial and household chemicals; Mutagenicity Pesticides and herbicides; Radioactive materials; and Risk information.

http://www.csa3.com/csa/factsheets/toxline.shtml

Resource Advocate:
Sheley, Christina
SFX Source:
Yes
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Underwater Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Applied Health Science
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Public Health

Library of Congress Subjects:

Toxicology--Databases.
Pharmacology--Databases.