Medical Databases and eResources
|Premier Medical Database||Description||Access||More Info|
|PubMed@UCR||PubMed includes MEDLINE and other biomedical databases. This premier database contains over 11 million journal citations and abstracts.
The 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)
Work through this site to gain access to maximum journal content.
|Coverage from the 1947 to present
|Core Resources including books||Description||Access||More Info|
|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
|UCR||List of Textbooks|
|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
|UCR||Booklist by Specialties|
|STAT!Ref||Full-text medical textbooks and reference sources including ACP Medicine; ACP PIER; ICD-9-CM; DSM-IV-TR; Family Medicine; searchable drug compendia||UCR||Tutorial|
|Comprehensive collection of online books. Nearly 3700 titles in medicine.||UC only|
|Electronic Books in AccessMedicine, MD Consult, and STAT!Ref.|
|Other Resources A-Z||Description||Access||More Info|
|Academic Search Complete||General database covering all disciplines. Indexes both general magazines and scholarly journals.||UC only||Tutorial|
|AMA DoctorFinder||Directory of physicians in the United States
From the American Medical Association
|BIOSIS Previews (Biological Abstracts)||Comprehensive coverage of literature published in life science journals and selected conferences, reports, and books||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
|Cochrane Library||Systematic reviews and evidence-based medicine||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
|Dictionaries||Merriam Webster Medical Dictionary||Public|
|Dissertations & Theses||UC dissertations from 1998 to the present are available full-text to UCR faculty, students and staff.
|Faculty of 1000||Literature awareness tool for biology and medicine. Peer reviews of the most interesting papers currently published.||UCR||FAQs|
|FREIDA Online||Fellowship and residency information
From the American Medical Association
|Global Health||in CAB Direct, indexing tropical diseases and global health||UCR|
|Google Scholar||Broad search for scholarly literature||Public|
|Harrison's Online||Core textbook on the Principles of Internal Medicine||UC only|
|Journal Citation Reports (JCR)||Citation data such as journal impact factors||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
|The Merck Index||Encyclopedia of chemicals, drugs, and biologicals||UC only||About
|The Merck Manuals||Full access to the The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
From Merck & Co.
|Micromedex Healthcare Series||Full-text drug information databases, including Martindale; Physicians' Desk Reference (PDR), AltMedDex (herbal medicines and dietary supplements); and patient CareNotes||UCR|
|MInd: The Meeting Index||Locate future conferences, congresses, meetings and symposia
From the InterDok Corporation
|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
|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
|Natural Standard||Evidence-based information for complementary/alternative medicine||UC only|
|POPLINE||Database to world's reproductive health literature
Maintained by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
|Proceedings||Index to worldwide conference proceedings||UC only|
|Covers academic literature in psychology and related disciplines||UC only|
|Scotty||UCR Libraries' catalog of books and journals|| Public catalog.
Access to licensed online resources limited to UCR faculty, students and staff.
|Scriver's OMMBID||Online metabolic & molecular bases of inherited disease||UC only||Access limited to 5 users|
(Turning Research into Practice)
|Access to evidence-based materials. Can search PubMed using EBM filters.
From TRIP Database Incorporated
|Web of Science||Multidisciplinary database. Covers journal literature in science, social science, and the humanities. Can limit to Science Citation Index only.||UC only||Coverage from 1900 and on|
Last modified: 5/14/2013 3:40 PM by M. Bronoel