Replaced May 2009 by the Gale Directory Library. Find associations by name, acronym, keyword or geographic location. Especially good for non-profit organizations and finding professional/trade associations. Includes national, regional, international
The California Cancer Registry (CCR) collects information on practically all cancers diagnosed in California. The CCR's Web Site provides links to many of their publications on cancer incidence and mortality in California. They also provided an FAQ page.
Searchable inventory of funding opportunities and researchers, inventions and facilities at leading U.S. and Canadian universities and other research organizations. Good for creating customized CVs for grant applications and for locating experts for market research and journalism, too. Click on "Profiles" tab to browse individual researchers' profiles at UC San Diego and use Advance Search to find researchers across all institutions COS covers.
Search for research funding opportunities from sources that include private and government sources such as the NSF, NIH, USDA. Search by keyword, deadline, funding amounts, geographic area, and more. E-mail funding alert available.
From April 1, 2015, the UC San Diego Library has arranged for a two-year trial period of over 26,000 videos available through Kanopy. The videos come from leading producers such as the BBC, California Newsreel, Criterion Collection, First Run Features, Kino Lorber and PBS, with more content added each year. Many of the films are from independent and specialty producers, with a focus on documentary films. Use is limited to currently enrolled UCSD students, employees, and faculty, staff. Faculty may screen these films in the classroom and they may also be used across campus to non-paying audiences, such as organizations and clubs, training, and in residence life.
Searchable database of federally funded biomedical research projects conducted at universities, hospitals, and other research institutions, maintained by the National Institutes of Health. Replacement for CRISP database
Contains peer-reviewed summaries on aspects of cancer; a registry of cancer clinical trials from around the world; and directories of professionals and organizations that provide cancer care. Includes areas for professionals and consumers.
1953-present. MEDLINE and genetics databases from the National Library of Medicine. Now offers e-mail alerting and RSS feeds! Choose Abstract display to see UC E-Links icons for linking to full text and ordering interlibrary loans.
This database contains Rich's Business Data for bioscience, hightech and San Francisco Bay Area local businesses. Information for more than 35K companies, includes basic background and contact information. Interface allows researchers to filter by geography, industry, company size, job title and products, as well as perform individual company look-ups.
This is the NCI's SEER (Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results) Program web site containing statistical publications including the SEER Cancer Statistics Review 1973-1997 and Racial/Ethnic patterns of Cancer in the U.S.