Top resources

These are the Health Sciences Library's most frequently used databases and tools:

AccessMedicine | AccessPharmacy | AccessSurgery

Core textbooks in medicine, pharmacy, and surgery from McGraw-Hill.

CINAHL Plus with full text (EBSCO)

Research database indexing nursing journals, conference proceedings, and selected books.

ClinicalKey | First Consult

Full text access to clinical journals, medical textbooks, drug information, practice guidelines, and patient handouts.

Cochrane Library

Collection of databases each containing a type of quality, evidence-based information for healthcare decision-making.

Evidence-based medicine (EBM) search

Search tools for evidence-based medicine (EBM), evidence-based decision making (EBDM), and clinical effectiveness research in five practice areas.

Embase

International biomedical and pharmacological database that is comprehensive in scope, including all of MEDLINE.

Google Scholar

Search tool for the scholarly literature that is configured with links to full text documents licensed by the library.

MEDLINE: PubMed & OvidSP

Two interfaces to MEDLINE, the National Library of Medicine's biomedical database. Choose either PubMed or OvidSP.
 

RefWorks & EndNote

Reference management tools that assist research and make creating bibliographies easy.
 

Scopus

Search the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature, including scientific journals, books, and conference proceedings.

UpToDate

Evidence-based clinical decision support tool. Usage may be tracked for CME/CE credit.
 

Web of Science

Database of core research journals and conference proceedings. Also calculates impact factors for journals.

 

More databases

Complete list of Health Sciences Library databases, A-Z.

Last updated Jun 20, 2016 by cameronwiles