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Selected Journals on Infectious Disease
Immunity is a monthly journal which publishes research articles and reviews of general interest in the entire discipline of immunology.
Years available: 1995 - Present
Clinical Infectious Diseases
The CID Journal publishes articles on a variety of subjects of interest to practitioners and researchers. Topics range from clinical descriptions of infections, public health, microbiology, and immunology to the prevention of infection, the evaluation of current and novel treatments, and the promotion of optimal practices for diagnosis and treatment.
Years available: 1992 - 2014
Journal of Infectious Diseases
Reports describing research results on microbiology, immunology, epidemiology, and related disciplines, on the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of infectious diseases; on the microbes that cause them; and on disorders of host immune responses. JID is an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
Years available: 1904 - 2014
Infection and Immunity
Infection and Immunity focuses on host-pathogen interactions and encompasses a wide range of topics of interest to microbiologists, immunologists, epidemiologists, pathologists, and clinicians.
Years available: 1970 - 6 months ago
Emerging Infectious Diseaes
Emerging Infectious Diseases is an open access, peer-reviewed journal published monthly by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The journal was established expressly to promote the recognition of new and reemerging infectious diseases around the world and to improve the understanding of factors involved in disease emergence, prevention, and elimination.
Years available: 1995 - Present
Biology and Medical Databases
BIOSIS Citation Index and Biological Abstracts
Expansive index of life sciences and biomedical research, including pre-clinical and experimental research. Includes Biological Abstracts for the world's life sciences journal literature. Click on the purple button inside to view the new beta version.
Abstract and citation database covering thousands of titles in Science, Social Sciences, Physical Sciences, Health Science, and Arts & Humanities going back to 1960.
The world’s largest medical library, it has free and reliable consumer-oriented health information about diseases, conditions, treatments, drugs, clinical trials, supplements and wellness issues. Produced by the National Library of Medicine.
Over 27 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, online books, and other resources. MEDLINE is the primary component of PubMed. Citations may include links to full-text content in PubMed Central and publisher web sites. Records are indexed with NLM Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®). MEDLINE Citations are included in OneSearch.
For more information, see NIH Resources Guide.
Health Map Current Outbreaks
Books in Epidemics and Infectious Disease
Epidemics and Society by
Call Number: RA649 .S66 2019
New Haven : Yale University Press, 2019
Biology of Plagues by
Call Number: RA650.6.A1 S36 2001
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001
The Geographical Structure of Epidemics by
Call Number: RA792.5 .H34 2000
Oxford : New York : Clarendon Press, 2000
Magill's Medical Guide by
Call Number: RC41 .M34 2011
Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, 2011.
No Time to Lose: A Life in Pursuit of Deadly Viruses by
Call Number: QR359.72 .P56A3 2011
New York : W.W. Norton and Company, 2012.
A Planet of Viruses by
Call Number: QR360 .Z65 2015
Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2015
Disease and the Modern World by
Call Number: R131 .H247 2004
Cambridge, UK ; Malden, Mass. : Polity Press, 2004
Call Number: RA639 .Q83 2012
New York : W.W. Norton and Company, 2012
Deadly Outbreaks: How Medical Detectives Save Lives Threatened by Killer Pandemics, Exotic Viruses, and Drug-Resistent Parasites. by
Call Number: RA643 .L43 2013
New York: Skyhorse Publishing, 2017
Pandemic: tracking contagions, from cholera to Ebola and beyond by
Call Number: RA643 .S52 2016
New York : Sarah Crichton Books, Farrar, Straus and Giroux , 2016
Beating Back the Devil by
Call Number: RA653 .M38 2004
New York : Free Press, 2004
Pox Americana by
Call Number: RC183.49 .F46 2001
New York : Hill and Wang, 2001
The Pandemic Century by
Call Number: RA650.5 .H665 2019
New York : W. W. Norton & Company, 2019
Library of Congress Call Numbers - Infectious Diseases
Library of Congress Call Numbers for Infectious Disease topics:
- RC110-216 - Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
Online Resources and Societies
Infectious Diseases Society of America
The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) is a community of over 12,000 physicians, scientists and public health experts who specialize in infectious diseases. Our purpose is to improve the health of individuals, communities, and society by promoting excellence in patient care, education, research, public health, and prevention relating to infectious diseases.
National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
Founded in 1973, the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to educating the public and healthcare professionals about the burden, causes, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of infectious diseases across the lifespan.
The National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases
The National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID) works to protect people at home and around the world from emerging and zoonotic infections ranging from A to Z—anthrax to Zika.
This Week in Parasitism
This Week in Parasitism (TWiP) is a podcast about eukaryotic parasites with Vincent Racaniello, Dick Despommier (both Columbia University Professors), and Daniel Griffin, MD. TWiP is for everyone who wants to learn about parasites in a relaxing way.
This Week in Virology
This Week in Virology (TWiV) is a podcast by Vincent Racaniello and Dick Despommier, two science Professors at Columbia University Medical Center. Their goal is to have an informal yet informative conversation about viruses which would be accessible to everyone, no matter what their science background.
CDC Pandemic Influenza Resources
Resources and information on influenza pandemics and how the CDC handles those situations.
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