AccessMedicine provides students, residents, clinicians, researchers, and all health professionals with access to more than 65 medical titles from the best minds in medicine, updated content, thousands of images and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files, time-saving diagnostic and point-of-care tools.
AccessNeurology from McGraw-Hill Medical offers neurology reference, research, and curricular instruction – all in one place. Updated regularly, this comprehensive online neurology resource covers the entire spectrum of neurology from the basics to specialty-specific content.
AccessPhysiotherapy is an online resource for physical therapy students, educators, and those in practice seeking to maintain certification. This database features content from leading McGraw-Hill texts, interactive imaging content, exclusive multimedia, and flexible curricular tools.
Since 1929 The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America has been the leading source of theoretical and experimental research results in the broad interdisciplinary subject of sound. The Journal serves physical scientists, life scientists, engineers, psychologists, physiologists, architects, musicians, and speech communication specialists. Subject coverage includes: linear and nonlinear acoustics; aeroacoustics, underwater sound and acoustical oceanography; ultrasonics and quantum acoustics; architectural and structural acoustics and vibration; speech, music and noise; psychology and physiology of hearing; engineering acoustics, sound transducers and measurements; bioacoustics, animal bioacoustics and bioresponse to vibration.
The AACR aims to accelerate the prevention and cure of cancer through research, education and communication. Assists laboratory, translational and clinical researchers; population scientists; other health care professionals; cancer organizations and cancer advocates through its peer-reviewed scientific journals. Communicates to legislators and policymakers about the value of cancer research and related biomedical science in saving lives from cancer. AACR publishes high impact articles featuring major advances in research and clinical trials.
The American Association of Immunologists serves its members by providing a center for the dissemination of information relevant to the field and its practices, such as educational and professional opportunities, scientific meetings, membership-derived issues and opinions, and important social and political issues.
The AMA publications and resources—driven by innovation and physician leadership—provide access to topics from medical education to practice support, giving the most current, comprehensive knowledge at hand.
The American Public Health Associationbuilds a collective voice for public health, working to ensure access to health care, protect funding for core public health services and eliminate health disparities, among a myriad of other issues.
ASCO was founded in 1964 by a small group of physician members of the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) who recognized the need for the creation of a separate society dedicated to issues unique to clinical oncology.
The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene produce The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene monthly on a monthly basis. The content includes original scientific articles and cutting edge science covering new research with an emphasis on laboratory science and the application of technology in the fields of tropical medicine, parasitology, immunology, infectious diseases, epidemiology, basic and molecular biology, virology and international medicine. The Journal publishes unsolicited peer-reviewed manuscripts, invited review articles, short reports, case studies, reports on the efficacy of new drugs and methods of treatment, prevention and control methodologies, new testing methods and equipment, book reports and letters to the Editor. Topics range from applied epidemiology in such relevant areas as AIDS to the molecular biology of vaccine development.
Please note AMI is no longer updated. AMI will remain available on Informit as an archive database. Australasian Medical Index (AMI), produced by the National Library of Australia, is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from over 160 Australian health and medical serials, most of which are not indexed for MEDLINE, on all aspects of health and medicine.
Analytical Abstracts (also known as Analytical WebBase) is the premier current awareness and information retrieval service for analytical scientists. Search the worldwide analytical literature conveniently and rapidly, covering the period from 1980 until the latest update.
The ASPRINH Project is a Commonwealth-funded initiative and aims to promote a consistent approach to the assessment of student prescribing competence in a range of health professions. It has been undertaken by Queensland University of Technology, the University of Western Australia, the University of Sydney and James Cook University.
The Australian Injectable Drugs Handbook is a collaborative venture between pharmacists and nurses. It is a comprehensive reference of injectable medicines, including antineoplastic agents and antivenoms.
BioCentury are a provider of value-added information, analysis and data on the strategic issues essential to the formation, development and sustainability of life science ventures. The Library subscribes to their weekly translational science journal - BioCentury Innovations. This journal provides knowledgeable perspectives on the key innovations, trends and opportunities in early drug development.
BioMed Central is an STM (Science, Technology and Medicine) publisher with a large portfolio of peer-reviewed open access journals. The journals span all areas of biology, medicine and health, including broad interest titles such as BMC Biology and BMC Medicine alongside specialist journals, such as Malaria Journal and BMC Infectious Diseases. All original research articles are made freely accessible online immediately upon publication.
BMJ Best Practice is a easy-to-use decision-support tool that provides authoritative answers to clinical questions. It contains information relating to over 10,000 diagnoses, more than 3,000 diagnostic tests and over 4,000 diagnostic and treatment guidelines. At its core, Best Practice contains the internationally renowned Clinical Evidence. Drug information is provided by Martindale: the Complete Drug Reference. Martindale can be accessed via the Drugs menu or by selecting a drug when viewing a condition or symptom.
The BMJ Journals Online Collection consists of over 30 leading specialist titles, and the British Medical Journal itself. The titles cover entire fields and feature the latest medical advancements in specialist clinical areas, public health and evidence-based medicine.
The Century Journals Project selects the most important academic journals published in China and digitizes all issues since their very first issue up till 1993 in an effort to expand the China Academic Journals Full-text Database. The earliest journal dates back to 1887.
CAJ is the most comprehensive, full-text database of Chinese journals in the world. It contains more than 9,000 journals starting from 1915. The journals form 10 subject collections: (A) Mathematics/ Physics/ Mechanics/ Astronomy -- (B) Chemistry/ Metallurgy/ Environment/ Mine Industry -- (C) Architecture/ Energy/ Traffic/ Electromechanics, etc -- (D) Agriculture -- (E) Medicine & Public Health -- (F) Literature/ History/ Philosophy -- (G) Politics/ Military Affairs/ Law -- (H) Education & Social Sciences -- (I) Electronic Technology & Information Science -- (J) Economics & Management.
China Doctoral Dissertations Full-text Database is a comprehensive, high quality database of dissertations and theses in China. The dissertations and theses are from over 300 doctoral training institutions across China, from 1999 onwards. This database contains the following subject collections: Science and Engineering (A,B & C) -- Agriculture -- Medicine/Hygiene -- Literature/History/Philosophy -- Economics/Politics/Law -- Education/Social Science -- Electronics/Information Science.
CINAHL is an authoritative resource for nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers. It has broad content coverage including 50 nursing specialties, speech and language pathology, nutrition, general health and medicine. This database provides indexing for thousands of journals with selected titles available in full text. Coverage commences with 1937.
The Clinical Sports Medicine Collection consists of Brukner & Khan’s Clinical Sports Medicine book; 50 masterclass videos organized by regions of the body demonstrating assessment, treatment and rehabilitation; over 1000 colour photographs demonstrating techniques, exercises and sports injuries; plus purpose drawn full colour anatomical illustrations.
ClinicalKey (Australian edition) is a database designed specifically to address physicians’ key search requirements and deliver answers that are more relevant than those provided by conventional clinical search engines. The ebook and ejournal content in ClinicalKey comes from Elsevier’s extensive range of medical publications. The database also has more than 20 million MEDLINE abstracts, which are updated daily.
ClinicalKey for Nursing (Australian edition) provides the most clinically relevant answers from nursing content to the top of your results pages, including evidence-based monographs, books, journals and practice guidelines. In addition to the most trusted international nursing content, the database includes the Australian Medicine Handbook drug monographs, local Australian books, journals and practice guidelines.
The Cochrane Library is a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about groups in The Cochrane Collaboration. They are the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, Cochrane Methodology Register, Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects, Health Technology Assessment Database, NHS Economic Evaluation Database, and About The Cochrane Collaboration.
CCC's journals cover a wide range of current research serving the fields of oncology research, gene expression & therapy, pain research, cell transplantation, alternative medicine, and technology. All of our publications are peer-reviewed prior to acceptance, and as such also appear in major index and abstracting services. CCC also covers the growing areas of research in the fields of tourism, travel, and travel locations. CCC's book series "Tourism Dynamics" is representative of the coverage that is required to support this growth industry.
The Colloquium Digital Library of Life Sciences from Morgan & Claypool is a collection of “lectures”, or self-contained electronic books. Each ebook synthesizes an important research or development topic, authored by a prominent contributor to the field. A prominent consulting editor guides lecture topic and author selection, as well as peer review.
Dental Education in Video is a video encyclopedia of dentistry and dental technique, delivering instant online access to hundreds of high-definition videos featuring world-renowned clinicians and educators. It provides hundreds of hours of demonstrations from American Dental Association-approved content partners, together with interviews and lectures, for students and faculty in dental surgery, medicine, oral hygiene, assisting, and nursing. The database is comprehensively indexed allowing users to find content by procedure, parts treated, instruments/materials used, and the details of the presenter and the patient.
The Drug Database (DRUG), produced by the National Drugs Sector Information Service (NDSIS) of the Alcohol and other Drugs Council of Australia (ADCA), is a bibliographic database that indexes articles from published and unpublished material on the psychosocial and treatment aspects of alcohol, drug and tobacco use and misuse.
DynaMed Plus offers clinicians fast access to concise overviews, as well as evidence-based recommendations for action. It has adopted the GRADE system to make it easy for clinicians to understand the quality of the evidence supporting each recommendation. It has medical graphics and images from organizations like the American College of Physicians, the JAMA Network, Centers for Disease Control, Radiopaedia and Massachusetts General Hospital Infectious Diseases database. Thousands of images are searchable as well as embedded in relevant topics. Updated 24x7x365.
The Excerpta Medica database (EMBASE), produced by Elsevier, is a major biomedical and pharmaceutical database indexing over 3,500 international journals in the following fields: drug research, pharmacology, pharmaceutics, toxicology, clinical and experimental human medicine, health policy and management, public health, occupational health, environmental health, drug dependence and abuse, psychiatry, forensic medicine, and biomedical engineering/instrumentation. There is selective coverage for nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, psychology, and alternative medicine. Coverage is from 1947 up to the present, and is updated weekly.
Emcare is a nursing and allied health database which indexes over 3,700 international journals, with coverage commencing 1995 onwards. The database is integrated with the EMTREE thesaurus and has easy linking to full-text journal content. Emcare enables users to search scholarly nursing and allied health bibliographic data with convenient limits to systematic reviews, clinical trials, and the other functionality of the Ovid platform.
eTG complete includes all Therapeutic Guidelines topics integrated in a single searchable product: Immediate access to over 3000 clinical topics via a handcrafted index of more than 25,000 terms ; Access to relevant PBS, pregnancy and breastfeeding information ; Links to key references, full text articles and relevant Cochrane Library Reviews ; Links to other independent information ; Australian Prescriber (including Medicines Safety Update), NPS RADAR, NPS News and Clinical Evidence ; Links to PBS data ; Time-saving technical enhancements such as calculators for creatinine clearance and ideal body weight.