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PubMed@UCR PubMed includes MEDLINE and other biomedical databases. This premier database contains over 11 million journal citations and abstracts.
The UC eLinks icon  icon links out to full-text articles in journals licensed by the UCR Libraries. If working off-campus, to enable this link-out feature, UCR faculty, staff and students must first connect via AnyConnect VPN.
PubMed is service of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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AccessMedicine About 70 full-text textbooks in basic science and clinical medicine, including Harrison's; Hurst's The Heart; Current Diagnosis & Treatment.
USMLE Easy and Self-Assessments.
Produced by McGraw-Hill
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MD Consult Virtual clinical library of medical reference books including Cecil Medicine; Conn's Current Therapy. Also journals; clinical practice guidelines; customizable patient handouts; drug information; CME credits online
Produced by Elsevier
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Psychiatry Online Reference collection of psychiatry books including DSM-5; practice guidelines UCR Access Only UCR  
STAT!Ref Full-text medical textbooks and reference sources including ACP Smart Medicine; ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM; Family Medicine; searchable drug compendia UCR Access Only UCR
Springer eBooks
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Comprehensive collection of online books. Nearly 3700 titles in medicine. UC Access Only UC only
Thieme eBook Library Downloadable medical textbooks and color atlases UCR Access Only UCR PC and iPad Downloadable Instructions
Scotty UCR book catalog for all titles or for searching books by topic Public Access Public
Electronic Books in AccessMedicine, MD Consult, and STAT!Ref.
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Academic Search Complete General database covering all disciplines. Indexes both general magazines and scholarly journals. UC Access Only UC only  Tutorial
ACP Journal Club Summarizes the best new clinical evidence for internal medicine from over 130 clinical journals. UC Access Only UC only
AMA DoctorFinder Directory of physicians in the United States
From the American Medical Association
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Bates' Visual Guide  Videos to accompany Bates Guide to Physical Examination and History-Taking.  Includes OSCE clinical skills videos. UC Access Only UC only
BIOSIS Previews (Biological Abstracts) Comprehensive coverage of literature published in life science journals and selected conferences, reports, and books UC Access Only UC only Coverage 1926 to present
cancer.gov Information about cancer treatment, screening, prevention, genetics & supportive care, plus clinical trials. Includes Physican Data Query (PDQ) database.
From the National Cancer Institute
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Cochrane Library Systematic reviews and evidence-based medicine UC Only UC only
ClinicalTrials.gov Registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the U.S. and world.
From the National Institutes of Health
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DailyMed High quality information about marketed drugs as found in FDA-approved medication package inserts. Public Access Public
DSM-V Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th edition (DSM-V) from the American Psychiatric Association UC Access Only UCR
Dictionaries Merriam Webster Medical Dictionary Public Access Public
DynaMed Evidence-based point-of-care clinical reference tool UC Access Only UCR
Dissertations & Theses UC dissertations from 1998 to the present are available full-text to UCR faculty, students and staff.
Via ProQuest
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EndNote Web Search, organize and share research results, and automatically format bibliographies. UC Access Only UC only
Faculty of 1000 Literature awareness tool for biology and medicine.  Peer reviews of the most interesting papers currently published. UCR Access Only UCR FAQs
FREIDA Online Fellowship and residency information
From the American Medical Association
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Global Health in CAB Direct, indexing tropical diseases and global health UCR Access Only UCR
Google Scholar Broad search for scholarly literature Public Access Public
Harrison's Online Core textbook on the Principles of Internal Medicine UC Access Only UC only
Journal Citation Reports (JCR) Citation data such as journal impact factors UC Access Only UC only  
MedlinePlus Consumer health resource. Trusted online health information for patients and health care professionals. Includes disease and drug info, medical encyclopedia, and health news.
From the National Library of Medicine, and government agencies and health organizations
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The Merck Index Encyclopedia of chemicals, drugs, and biologicals UC Access Only UC only About
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The Merck Manuals Full access to the The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
From Merck & Co.
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Micromedex Healthcare Series Full-text drug information databases, including Martindale; Physicians' Desk Reference (PDR), AltMedDex (herbal medicines and dietary supplements); and patient CareNotes UCR Access Only UCR  
MInd: The Meeting Index Locate future conferences, congresses, meetings and symposia
From the InterDok Corporation
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National Guideline Clearinghouse Public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.
From the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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NLM Gateway Multiple public information databases searchable in one interface. Covers medicine, toxicology, and genetics.  Includes OMIM; and DIRLINE, the Directory of Health Organizations.
From the National Library of Medicine
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Natural Standard Evidence-based information for complementary/alternative medicine UC Access Only UC only  
POPLINE Database to world's reproductive health literature
Maintained by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
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Proceedings Index to worldwide conference proceedings UC Access Only UC only  
PsycINFO
(Psychological Abstracts)
Covers academic literature in psychology and related disciplines UC Access Only UC only  
Scriver's OMMBID Online metabolic & molecular bases of inherited disease UC Access Only UC only Access limited to 5 users
Trip Clinical Internet search engine for evidence-based research and other content types such as images and video.
From TRIP Database Incorporated
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Web of Science Multidisciplinary database. Covers journal literature in science, social science, and the humanities. Can limit to Science Citation Index only. UC Access Only UC only Coverage from 1900 and on
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