Gerontology

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Online Databases:

Online Journals  

For a complete list of online Journals, see Journal Finder



Age: The Official Journal of American Aging Association (1997-), SpringerLink
Age and Ageing (1999-), Oxford University Press
American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (2009-), AAIDD
American Journal on Mental Retardation (2001-2008), AAIDD
Clinical Gerontologist (1997-), Taylor & Francis
Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews (1997-), Wiley
Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews (1999-), Wiley
Educational Gerontology (1997-), Taylor & Francis
Experimental Gerontology (1995-), ScienceDirect
The Gerontologist (2000-), Oxford University Press
Home Health Care Management and Practice (1999-), Sage
The International Journal of Aging and Human Development (1999-), MetaPress
International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (1997-), Wiley
Journal of Aging and Health (1999-), Sage
Journal of Aging and Social Policy (1993-), Taylor & Francis
Journal of Applied Gerontology (1999-), Sage
Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology (1997-), SpringerLink
Journal of Family Issues (1999-), Sage
Journal of Gerontological Social Work (1998), Taylor & Francis
Journal of Housing for the Elderly (1997-), Taylor & Francis
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (2001-), Wiley
Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences (1999-), Oxford University Press
Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences (1999-), Oxford University Press
Quality of Life Research (1997-), SpringerLink
Research on Aging (1999-), Sage
Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences (2001-), Wiley

Web Sites: 

  • AgeLine Database - http://www.aarp.org/research/ageline - AgeLine abstracts the literature of social gerontology as well as aging-related research from psychology, sociology, social work, economics, public policy, and the health sciences. It covers aging-related issues for professionals in aging services, health, business, law, and mental health. AgeLine also includes selected consumer content.

  • Alzheimer's Association - http://www.alz.org/ - The world leader in Alzheimer research and support. The first and largest voluntary health organization dedicated to finding prevention methods, treatments and an eventual cure for Alzheimers.

  • Gerontological Society of America - http://www.geron.org - Non-profit professional organization website. Provides researchers, educators, practitioners, and policy makers with opportunities to understand, advance, integrate, and use basic and applied research on aging to improve the quality of life as one ages. (Discounted student membership rates are available.)

  • National Institute on Aging - http://www.nia.nih.gov/ - Part of the National Institutes of Health which leads a broad scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active years of life. Provides leadership in aging research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs relevant to aging and older people.

  • Resources in Social Gerontology - http://www.trinity.edu/~mkearl/geron.html - General resources in the area of Social Gerontology maintained by the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Trinity University.


Thanks to a donation from an alumnus, the Special Collections at ACU's Center for Restoration Studies now houses two Ethiopian religious texts dating back to the turn of the 19th century.
 

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