- Academic Complete
Extensive digital collection of scholarly monographs and reference works across academic disciplines, including more than 6,000 medical and 2,500 biological science titles.
About 65 titles from McGraw-Hill plus “images and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files, time-saving diagnostic and point-of-care tools, a comprehensive search platform." Includes Harrison Medicine, Current Diagnosis and Treatment ser.ies, and Lange basic science textbooks, plus "Postgraduate Medicine Patient Notes are handouts that physicians can give patients to help answer their questions." (From the website) For information about copyright and fair use, citation assistance, and mobile applications, see the help menu at the website. Limited to four concurrent users. If unable to access immediately, try logging on after a few minutes. Contact library if denied access after several attempts.
- BioMed Central: Open Access Publisher
Publishes over 200 "open access, online, peer-reviewed journals. The portfolio of journals spans all areas of biology and medicine and includes broad interest titles, such as BMC Biology and BMC Medicine alongside specialist journals, such as Retrovirology and BMC Genomics. All original research articles published by BioMed Central are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication." (from the website)
- Case Collection
Database of cases in science (and medicine) from the National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science (NCCSTS).
Integrated point-of-care resource with all Elsevier medical reference books (1,000+) and journals (500+), including the Clinics of North America, practice guidelines (4,700+), drug monographs (2,900+), and medical images (300,000+). Incorporates FirstConsult and ProceduresConsult. Smart indexing system. Over 15,000 patient handouts from McKesson Clinical Reference Systems, plus a number from AAFP and Ferri. Three-quarters available in Spanish.For information about copyright and fair use and citation assistance, see the help menu at the website.
- EDS Publication Finder
A database of e-journal and e-book titles held by the RVU Health Sciences Library. Does not include print books.
- ERIC: Educational Resources Information Center
"Provides unlimited access to more than 1.4 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials, with hundreds of new records added multiple times per week. If possible, links to full text in Adobe PDF format are included." (from the website)
- ETHXWeb: Bioethics Research Library
"Journal articles, book chapters, bills, laws, court decisions, reports, books, audiovisuals, and news articles relating to bioethics and professional ethics covering 1974-2009." (from the website)
- First Aid Review
Board review books in McGraw-Hill's First Aid series. Volumes available for various levels and specialties: anesthesiology, basic sciences, COMLEX, emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedics, pediatrics, psychiatry, radiology, surgery, plus guides to clerkships and wards.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
Small collection of multiple-volume reference works and selected monographs on medical topics and social sciences. Primarily survey and introductory articles, useful for orientation to subjects, patient education, and consumer health.
- LISTA: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
"Indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. This database also contains full text for more than 330 journals. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s." (from the website)
- Literature, Arts, and Medicine Database
"An annotated multimedia listing of prose, poetry, film, video and art that was developed to be a dynamic, accessible, comprehensive resource for teaching and research in medical humanities, and for use in health/pre-health, graduate and undergraduate liberal arts and social science settings" (From the website).
- MEDLINE Full Text / Complete
MEDLINE Full Text and MEDLINE Complete are enhanced versions of MEDLINE published by EBSCO. Indexed using MeSH (Medical Subject Headings), these databases provide citations from over 5,400 current biomedical journals and full text coverage for over 1,800. MEDLINE is the U.S. National Library of Medicine's "premier bibliographic database." Coverage dating back to 1857. (From the NLM website).
- NCBI Bookshelf
Collection of over 1,000 open-access digital books and documents in health sciences.
- Ovid Books
Collection of over 350 high-quality medical titles from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins and indexing of content of other LWW books and journals. Part of the widely used Ovid online platform.
- Oxford Medical Handbooks
Selected handbooks related primarily to diagnosis and treatment, plus the Oxford Textbook of Medicine and AMA Manual of Style. Affords international perspective on patient care.
- PLoS: Public Library of Science
Publishes a number of open-access journals in science and medicine.
- Proquest Ebrary
Extensive digital collection of scholarly monographs and reference works across academic disciplines, including 3,000 medical titles.
- Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
"Comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods. This is the world's largest full text psychology database offering full text coverage for nearly 400 journals." (From the website)
Provides online access to DSM-IV and companion volumes, plus selection of American Psychiatric Association journals, textbooks, guidelines, news, and patient handouts. For information about copyright and fair use, citation assistance, and mobile use, see the help menu at the website.
"Provides information on the biological activities of small molecules. PubChem is organized as three linked databases within the NCBI's Entrez information retrieval system. These are PubChem Substance, PubChem Compound, and PubChem BioAssay. PubChem also provides a fast chemical structure similarity search tool." (from the website)
"Comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites." (From the website)
- PubMed Central
"U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature." (From the website)
- PubMed Health
Summaries and systematic reviews of clinical trials since 2003 that "can show what treatments and prevention methods have been proven to work—and what remains unknown" (from the website).
- TOXNET: Toxicology Data Network
Databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases. (from the website)
TRIP (Turning Research Into Practice) is "a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care." (From the Website) Online since 1997, the search engine locates evidence-based articles quickly, provides searching for images, videos, courses, and news, and includes a handy form for PICO questions.