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A To Z National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

Databases and other resources related to toxicology and environmental health.

APEC (Asian Pacific Emergency Preparedness)

APEC Working Group plays a constructive role in enabling the region to better prepare for and respond to emergencies and disasters by helping to reduce the risk of disasters and building business and community resilience

Asian American and Pacific Islander Outreach

This is to provide reliable, timely and understandable information and educational materials about Medicare health and prescription drug coverage and preventive benefits. It also translates publications into AANHPI languages, to meet medical benefiters' who are limited in English.

Bioethics Information Resources

including education, research involving human participants and animals, medical and health care ethics, and the implications of applied genetics and biotechnology.

Bookshelf (PubMed)

Growing collection of biomedical books


Breast cancer strikes over 1.3 million women around the globe each year and is the leading cause of cancer death in women, according to the American Cancer Society.

CABI Direct

Global Health is the only specialist bibliographic abstract and full text database dedicated to public health of international medical and health research by capturing key literature that is not covered by other databases. It deliver prime information on systems, evidence-based practice, health promotion and the concept of 'one health' – the interface of animal, human and environmental health. Topics covered epidemiology, public and community health, environmental and occupational health, nutrition, infectious diseases and parasitology, and tropical and international health. It contains over 2.2 million scientific records and 42,000 full text articles from 1973 to the present.

Citing Medicine

Citing Medicine provides assistance to authors in compiling lists of references for their publications, to editors in revising such lists, to publishers in setting reference standards for their authors and editors, and to librarians and others in formatting bibliographic citations. is a registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world. gives you information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details. This information should be used in conjunction with advice from health care professionals.


DailyMed provides high quality information about marketed drugs. This information includes FDA approved labels (package inserts).


The database of Genotypes and Phenotypes (dbGaP) was developed to archive and distribute the results of studies that have investigated the interaction of genotype and phenotype.

Dental Care

This source offers an extensive collection of important full-text journals in dentistry. Subjects Include Cosmetic dentistry, Dental anesthesiology, Dental public health, Endodontics, Forensic odontology, General dentistry, Geriatric dentistry, Oral and maxillofacial pathology, Oral and maxillofacial radiology, Oral and maxillofacial surgery, Orthodontics and dentofacial orthopaedics, Pediatric dentistry, Periodontics and Prosthodontics.

Disaster Information Management

Collection, organization, and dissemination of health information for natural, accidental, or deliberate disasters.

Entrez Gene

Entrez Gene is a searchable database of genes, from RefSeq genomes, and defined by sequence and/or located in the NCBI Map Viewer.

Focused Outreach

Programs, resources and web sites for minority and other special populations.

GEO DataSets\GEO Profiles

The GEO DataSets stores curated gene expression and molecular abundance DataSets assembled from the Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) repository, and The GEO Profiles stores individual gene expression and molecular abundance profiles assembled from the Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) repository.

Genetics Home Reference

Genetics Home Reference provides consumer-friendly information about the effects of genetic variations on human health.


The Genome database provides views for a variety of genomes, complete chromosomes, sequence maps with contigs, and integrated genetic and physical maps.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research

Herbal Living & Healing

An electronic herbal database which provides hyperlinked Access to the scientific data underlying the use of herbs for health. It is evidence-based information resource for professionals, researchers, and general public.

History of Medicine

History of Medicine collect, preserve, and make available to researchers and the public, print and non-print materials that document the history of medicine, health, and disease in all time periods and cultures.

HIV Info

Links to journal literature, clinical trials and treatment information, meeting abstracts, and other scientific and consumer-related resources.

IAEA,International Atomic Energy agency

The IAEA is the world's center of cooperation in the nuclear field. It was set up as the world´s "Atoms for Peace" organization in 1957 within the United Nations family. The Agency works with its Member States and multiple partners worldwide to promote safe, secure and peaceful nuclear technologies

Kuwait Pharmacy

Brand and Generic Drug Index of most drugs available in the Middle East.

Malaria Gene

MIMCom, a project of the Multilateral Initiative on Malaria and the National Library of Medicine, was conceived by African malaria researchers in 1997 and designed and implemented by NLM in collaboration with partners in Africa, US, UK, and Europe. The mandate for Internet access to medical literature came from African scientists.

Medical Subject Headings

It consists of sets of terms naming descriptors in a hierarchical structure that permits searching at various levels of specificity.

National Center for Biotechnology Information

A national resource for molecular biology information. NCBI creates public databases, conducts research in computational biology, develops software tools for analyzing genome data, and disseminates biomedical information – all for better understanding of molecular processes affecting human health and disease

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

Databases and other resources related to toxicology and environmental health Features TOXNET.

NIH on Aging

This easy-to-use website features health and wellness information for older adults from the National Institutes of Health.

NLM Databases & Electronic Resources

The Library collects materials and provides information and research services in all areas of biomedicine and health care.

OT seeker

OTseeker is a database that contains abstracts of systematic reviews and randomised controlled trials relevant to occupational therapy.

PLoS Public Library of Science

PLoS is a nonprofit organization of scientists and physicians committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a freely available public resource.

Pub Chem

Databases and other resources designed to help search for information by chemical name or structure.

PubMed Free Medline

A service of the NLM which provides access to over 11 million citations from MEDLINE and additional life science journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources.


RxNorm provides normalized names for clinical drugs and links its names to many of the drug vocabularies commonly used in pharmacy management and drug interaction software, including those of First Databank, Micromedex, MediSpan, Gold Standard Alchemy, and Multum. By providing links between these vocabularies, RxNorm can mediate messages between systems not using the same software and vocabulary.

The NLM Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)

The NLM Unified Medical Language System (UMLS) project develops and distributes multi-purpose, electronic "Knowledge Sources" and associated lexical tools for system developers. Researchers will find the UMLS products useful in investigating knowledge representation and retrieval questions.


Databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases.