Top Resources

These are the 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, many with full text, conference proceedings and selected books.

ClinicalKey | First Consult

Fulltext access to clinical journals, medical textbooks, drug information, practice guidelines and patitent handouts.

Cochrane Library

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

EBM Search

Search tools for evidence-based decision making and clinical research in five practice areas.


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 fulltext documents licensed by the library..

MEDLINE: PubMed & OvidSP

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

RefWorks & EndNote

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


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


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 . . .

Go to the complete list of AHSL databases, A-Z

Last updated Apr 6, 2015 by Joan Schlimgen