Gale Offers Free Access to Health & Wellness Resource Center

Farmington Hills, Mich., May 5, 2009 – In support of National Women’s Health Week, Gale, part of Cengage Learning, is providing one month’s free access to Health & Wellness Resource Center, an electronic resource providing a comprehensive array of medical reference and periodical materials. To obtain access to the resource center, libraries can download a specialized widget throughout the month of May at http://access.gale.com/widgets/whm.

National Women’s Health Week, which runs May 10 through May 16, encourages women to take steps toward a longer, happier, healthier life, reminding women to educate themselves about ways they can improve their physical and mental health and prevent disease. Health & Wellness Resource Center provides one-stop access for all levels of research, from finding answers to general interest questions to locating in-depth information on a particular health care topic.

Health & Wellness Resource Center provides:

· A broad and deep collection of disease and condition overviews

· Access to full-text articles from reference and periodical literature outlining recent medical research

· Pamphlets, news and other easy-to-read content

· Access to key, trusted health Web sites

A single search on Health & Wellness Resource Center gives users access to hundreds of journals, pamphlets, encyclopedias and other sources. National Women’s Health Week provides a reminder of how important it is for women to keep themselves educated on the health-related topics that affect them.

For more information, please contact Linda Busse at linda.busse@cengage.com.

About Cengage Learning and Gale
Cengage Learning delivers highly customized learning solutions for colleges, universities, professors, students, libraries, government agencies, corporations and professionals around the world. Gale, part of Cengage Learning, serves the world’s information and education needs through its vast and dynamic content pools, which are used by students and consumers in their libraries, schools and on the Internet. It is best known for the accuracy, breadth and convenience of its data, addressing all types of information needs – from homework help to health questions to business profiles – in a variety of formats.  For more information, visit www.cengage.com or www.gale.com