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FEDERAL DEPOSITORY LIBRARY
The University of South Alabama (USA) Libraries have been a Federal Depository since 1968.
Health: Web Resources
FastStats A to Z
CDC--Quick access to statistics on topics of public health importance. Organized alphabetically by topic. Links are provided to publications that include the statistics presented, to sources of more data, and to related web pages.
Health Center Data
HRSA--National & state data on patient count, medical visits, expenses and revenues.
Health, United States
CDC--Presents national trends in health statistics on such topics as birth and death rates, infant mortality, life expectancy, morbidity and health status, risk factors, use of ambulatory and inpatient care, health personnel and facilities, financing of health care, health insurance and managed care, and other health topics.
Medicare and Medicaid Statistical Supplement
CMS--Provides detailed statistical information on Medicare and Medicaid, covering populations, use of services, and expenditures under these programs.
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
CDC--The data in the weekly MMWR are provisional, based on weekly reports to CDC by state health departments.
MMWR Surveillance Summaries
CDC--To disseminate surveillance findings, permitting detailed interpretation of trends and patterns based on those findings.
NCHS Data Briefs
NCHS--Statistical publications that provide information about current public health topics.
No. 1 (2007) - present
Vital Statistics of the United States
NCHS/CDC--Annual reports that present detailed vital statistics data, including natality, mortality, marriage and divorce.
CDC--A collection of vital statistics products including tables, data files, and reports that allow users to access and examine vital statistics and population data interactively.
Youth Online:High School YRBS
CDC--Youth Online lets you analyze national, state, and local Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS). Data from high school and middle school surveys are included. You can filter and sort on the basis of race/ethnicity, sex, grade, or site, create customized tables and graphs, and perform statistical tests by site and health topic.
Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance Survey (YRBS)
CDC--Monitors six types of health-risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death and disability among youth and adults.
Health: Library Resources
SOUTHcat (USA Libraries Catalog)
SOUTHcat is the catalog for the libraries at the University of South Alabama. Use this to find records for books, electronic books, media items, and government documents in our collection.
Databases & E-Reference
The list of electronic databases and reference sources subscribed to by the Marx Library. Use this link to find newspaper, magazine, and academic journal articles from a variety of sources.
Our Journal/E-Book List
The list of newspapers, magazines, and journals subscribed to by the library. Use this to search a specific periodical or to locate a citation.
Ask a Librarian
Contact information for the reference department at the Marx Library. Includes phone, email, and live chat information.