HSCLA Databases

Welcome to the Health Science Library Resources website. Below you will find a list of useful database resources for researchers and medical students.

All OVID Databases

Ovid online databases offers a premier selection of the world’s most respected databases across a wide range of disciplines. All Ovid Databases page displays a list of all available databases. To search a single database, click directly on the linked database name. To search more than one database simultaneously, click on the checkbox next to all the databases then click on the continue button.

Access Anesthesiology (McGraw Hill)

McGraw-Hill's AccessAnesthesiology leads the way with a new generation of anesthesiology reference tools, merging a compendium of renowned medical resources with exclusive procedural videos, customizable curriculum functionality, and powerful search functions, along with tables and charts designed for quick reference. This online resource offers multiple tools for certification and recertification in pain management, critical care, and perioperative medicine.

Access Cardiology (McGraw Hill)

AccessCardiology from McGraw-Hill Medical addresses the most current standards of care, research, and clinical trials through references from leading experts in the field of cardiology in areas such as interventional cardiology and electrophysiology.

Access Emergency Medicine (McGraw Hill)

AccessEmergency Medicine is a complete online service that allows users to quickly search the diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of emergency cases with videos. In AccessEmergency Medicine, physicians and residents will find answers in one click for a broad spectrum of complaints encountered in the ED, ranging from obstetrical emergencies to orthopedic emergencies to poisoning to trauma.

Access Medicine (McGraw Hill)

AccessMedicine from McGraw Hill Medical is a comprehensive online medical resource that provides a complete spectrum of knowledge from the best minds in medicine, with essential information accessible anywhere.

Access Pediatrics (McGraw Hill)

AccessPediatrics from McGraw-Hill Medical covers the entire span of pediatric practice, from neonatology through adolescent medicine. Updated regularly and optimized for viewing on any device, this comprehensive online pediatric resource provides instant access to information essential for completing evaluation, diagnosis, and case management decisions, as well as for pursuing research or self-assessment and board review -- all in one place.

Access Pharmacy (McGraw Hill)

AccessPharmacy is an online curricular resource designed to meet the changing demands of pharmacy education. A flexible resource, AccessPharmacy allows students to select a core curriculum topic, browse by organ system, review textbooks, or search across leading pharmacy online references.

Access Physiotherapy (McGraw Hill)

AccessPhysiotherapy is a cutting-edge online learning resource for physical therapy students, educators, and those in practice seeking to maintain certification. Leading the next generation of online physical therapy resources, AccessPhysiotherapy features content from leadership McGraw-Hill textbooks, interactive imaging content, exclusive multimedia, and flexible curricular tools.

Access Surgery (McGraw Hill)

A comprehensive resource for surgical education. It includes General Surgery Core Curriculum, Procedures/operations, Text books, Videos, Board Review, Drugs and Differential Diagnosis.

American Association for Cancer Research

The AACR is the authoritative source of information about advances in the causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer.

Analytical Abstracts Update until March, 2021

Designed specifically to meet analytical chemistry information needs with comprehensive coverage of new techniques and applications.

BMJ Best Practice * NEW *

BMJ Best Practice is an evidence-based generalist point of care tool, uniquely structured around the patient consultation with advice on symptom evaluation, test ordering and treatment approach.

BMJ Journal Access, Archives until 2015

BMJ Learning * NEW *

BMJ Learning offers high-quality continuing medical education for doctors and other healthcare professionals. It features hundreds of accredited, peer-reviewed learning modules in text, video, and audio formats.

CABI’s Global Health

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.

CABI’s Nutrition and Food Sciences Database

Nutrition and Food Sciences Database is a specialist internet resource covering food and nutrition research. It covers the whole food chain from the properties of the raw ingredients to the dietary effects of food and food components and nutritional needs. Key subject areas include food safety, food security and economics, consumer behaviour and functional foods.

Cambridge Medical Collection Open access, Archives until 2015

In line with the commitment of Cambridge University Press to advance learning, knowledge and research worldwide, the Press currently publishes over 300 peer-reviewed academic journals for the global market. Containing the latest research from a broad sweep of subject areas, Cambridge journals are accessible worldwide in print and online.

CINAHL Complete (Nursing)

Provides bibliographic citations to the literature related to nursing and allied health fields, including health education, consumer health, and biomedicine.

ClinicalKey Student

ClinicalKey Student is a medical learning platform from Elsevier with more than 200 textbooks, 850 videos, 85 000 images and 1500 clinical summaries and assessment capabilities that all are searchable through common search interface. ... Students and teachers can also create tasks that can be shared with others. (Registration is required).

The Cochrane Library [If unable to access Cochrane Library, Please click here]

The Cochrane Library consists of a regularly updated collection of evidence-based medicine databases. This site may be accessed without entering a username and password, just click on the GO button.

Complete Anatomy [For more information how to access the platform : Kindly contact Training & Information Literacy Department}

Complete Anatomy is an educational three-dimensional (3D) anatomy platform created by 3D4Medical. It is a dynamic way for students to explore anatomy beyond the traditional atlas.

Dentistry & Oral Science Source

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.

EMBASE: The Comprehensive Biomedical Research Database (Elsevier)

Provides bibliographic citations to drug and pharmacology literature.

Essential Evidence Plus For Support & Training click here

A powerful resource packed with content, tools, calculators and alerts for clinicians who deliver first-contact care.

IEEE Xplore Digital Library

The IEEE Xplore® digital library is a powerful resource for discovery and access to scientific and technical content published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers). It provides Web access to more than 3-million full-text documents from the world's most highly cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics. The content in IEEE Xplore comprises over 160 journals, over 1,200 conference proceedings and more than 3,800 technical standards.

JAMAevidence (McGraw Hill)

Evidence-based medicine (EBM) integrates the best available evidence with clinical experience that allows clinicians to recommend, and their patients to make, informed choices consistent with their values. JAMAevidence helps decision makers identify the best available evidence by providing guides to the systematic consideration of the validity, importance, and applicability of claims about the assessment of health problems and the outcomes of health care.

JAMA Medical Collection Open access, Archives until 2021

Lexicomp Online Database

Lexicomp Provides pharmacists, physicians, nurses and clinicians access to drug information resources. It provides clear, concise, point-of-care drug information, including dosing, administration, warnings and precautions, as well as clinical content such as clinical practice guidelines, IV compatibility from Trissel’s 2 Clinical Pharmaceutics Database and other tools. Lexicomp search functionality has been updated! Announcing better handling of search suggestions, misspellings and an upgraded search engine.

LWW Health Library - Oncology

LWW Health Library Oncology Collection offers a core collection of content for oncology and hematology physicians, fellows, residents and advanced practice nurses. It delivers high quality evidence-based educational and clinical content from more than 20 leading oncology & hematology authoritative texts like Devita, Hellman and Rosenberg’s Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, Wintrobe’s Clinical Hematology, and Perez & Brady’s Principles and Practice of Radiation Oncology, as well as Ancillary Materials, including Q&A, guidelines from the NCCN, patient education materials and multimedia resources.

McGraw- Hill Medical

All Access Databases

Nature Medical Collection Open access, Archives until 2020

New England Journal of Medicine.

New England Journal of Medicine is the world’s leading medical journal that delivers high quality, peer-reviewed research and interactive clinical content to physicians, educators and the global medical community, presenting information in understandable and clinically useful formats that inform healthcare delivery and improve patient outcomes.

Oxford Medicine Journals Academic, Open access, Archives until 2015

Oxford University Press has continually grown with technology advances to ensure researchers can access the latest content in the most convenient format.

Oxford Medicine Online

It is a digital platform hosting Oxford University Press' prestigious medical titles. This resource brings together authoritative texts by world-renowned authors available online for the first time.

Practice Update"Drugs Overviews" [Registration Required] "Free Database "

PracticeUpdate offers an array of professional research, information, and education resources in a single online destination, with a breadth and depth of content that is unrivaled.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT)

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) database is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present and offering full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997.

Psychiatry online

Sage Health Sciences & Royal Society of Medicine Open access Health Sciences Archives until 2017, RSM Journals until 2019

SAGE Publications is an independent international publisher of journals, books, and electronic media. Known for our commitment to quality and innovation, we are a world leader in our chosen scholarly, educational, and professional markets.

ScienceDirect (Elsevier)

ScienceDirect is the largest electronic collection of science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information.
Note that only subscribed journals (= subscribed) will appear in full-text.

SCOPUS (Elsevier) Tips and tricks

SciVerse Scopus is an abstracts database of 27 million records covering articles from 14,000 peer-reviewed titles from more than 4,000 international publishers. Scopus is the most comprehensive scientific, medical, technical and social science point of access containing all relevant literature. Scopus contains records going back to the mid 1960s. Scopus Demo

Springer Link Open access, Archives until 2016

Taylor & Francis Database Open access, Archives until 2019

Taylor & Francis is one of the world’s leading publishers of scholarly online journals and e-books. Kindly note that only subscribed ( = subscribed) journals will appear in full-text.

Thieme Medical Collection Open access, Archives until 2015

Ulrichsweb Directory

Ulrich's Periodical Directory is a bibliographic database providing detailed, comprehensive, and authoritative information on serials published throughout the world.

UpTo-Date "Drugs Overviews and evidence-based resource"

UpToDate is a comprehensive evidence-based clinical information resource available to clinicians on the Web. It is designed to get clinicians the concise, practical answers they need when they need them the most - at the point-of-care.

Web of Science

This portal hosts Web of Science, Current Contents Connect, BIOSIS Previews, CAB Abstracts, MEDLINE, and via the Additional Resources tab, Journal Citation Reports. Its CrossSearch feature enables a "quick overview" search of these databases and also searches Agricola and Pubmed.

Wiley Online Library

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