DEATH AND DYING: A GUIDE TO INFORMATION RESOURCES

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Useful LC SUBJECT HEADINGS for this topic:

Bereavement
Bereavement--Psychological aspects
Bereavement--Religious aspects
Bereavement in adolescence
Bereavement in children
Bereavement in old age
Bereavement in youth
Burial
Children--Death
Children and death
Consolation
Cremation
Dead
Death
Death--Psychological aspects
Death--Religious aspects
Euthanasia
Fear of death
Funeral rites and ceremonies
Funeral service
  Grief
Grief--Religious aspects
Grief in adolescence
Grief in children
Grief therapy
Infants--Death
Loss (Psychology)
Loss (Psychology)--Religious Aspects
Loss (Psychology)in adolescence
Loss (Psychology)in childen
Loss (Psychology) in old age
Mortality
Mourning customs
Parents--Death
Right to die
Suicide
Teenagers and Death
Thanatology
Women andDeath 
Youth and Death
 

Useful LC CALL NUMBERS on this subject:

BD443.8 - 444   Death (Philosophy)
BD445   Suicide
BF575 .G7   Grief, Bereavement, Separation
BF724.85 .D43   Death in old age
BF789 .D4   Attitude toward death (Psychology)
BF789 .F8   Funerals
BL504   Death -- religious aspects
BL535   Future life
BT 825   Theology of death
BT 826   Theology regarding disposal of the body
BV 4330   Care of the bereaved
GN485   Death customs
GT3150-3380   Burial and funeral customs
GT3390   Mourning customs
HQ1073   Thantanology. Death. Dying
HD6543-6548   Social pathology: suicide

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REFERENCE RESOURCES

  E-Book   Approaching the End: A Theological Exploration of Death and Dying
  E-Book   Death and Dying: End of Life Conrtoversies
  E-Book   Death and the Afterlife: A Cultural Encyclopedia
  E-Book   Encyclopedia of Death and the Human Experience
  E-Book   Religion, Death, and Dying
  E-Book   Teaching Death and Dying
  R GN 307 C68 2001   Countries and Their Cultures

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PERIODICAL INDEXES/DATABASES

MEDLINE
International index to journals in medicine
For medical perspectives on death
 
CINAHL (Nursing and Allied Health)
Index to over 1500 nursing and health publications
For nursing perspectives on death
 
Health Source (Nursing/Academic)
Provides access to nearly 590 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also featured are abstracts and indexing for over 627 journals
For nursing perspectives on death
 
PsychINFO
Provides abstracts and citations to the scholarly literature in the behavioral and mental health sciences
For psychological perspectives on death
 
Psychology and Behavioral Science
A comprehensive database with more than 510 full text titles covering topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods
For psychological perspectives on death
 
SocIndex
A comprehensive database for sociology research indexing not only journal articles but also significant monographs; included sociological perspectives on death
 
ATLA Religion Database
Index to articles, book reviews, and essays on religion and theology
 
Religion and Philosophy Collection
A comprehensive database covering such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy with over 290 full text journals
For theological and philosophical perspectives on death
 
Electronic Journals Center
Full-text indexing service for over 2000 online scholarly and research journals including many in the medical field
 
Academic Search Complete
For multidisciplinary perspectives on death
Provides full text for more than 3,430 scholarly publications covering a wide variety of academic areas of study
 

Periodicals on Death and Dying available in the KC library

Omega: The Journal of Death and Dying
 

Periodicals available through Academic Search Complete

Death Studies
Mortality

INTERNET RESOURCES
Below are some related sites on the World Wide Web:

MEDLINEplus: End of Life Issues
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/endoflifeissues.html
 
Seeing the Difference: A Project on Viewing Death and Dying in Interdisciplinary Perspective
http://townsendcenter.berkeley.edu/publications/seeing-difference-conversations-death-and-dying
 
Growth House: A Portal to End of Life Care
http://www.growthhouse.org/
 
On Our Own Terms: Moyers on Dying
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/onourownterms/
 
Sociology of Death and Dying
http://www.trinity.edu/~mkearl/death.html
 
Innovations in End-of-Life Care
http://www2.edc.org/lastacts/
 
End-of-Life Issues and Care
http://www.apa.org/pi/aids/programs/eol/index.aspx
This site is provide by the American Psychological Association