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.
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.
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) is the recognized authority on children’s oral health. As advocates for children’s oral health, the AAPD promotes evidence-based policies and clinical guidelines; educates and informs policymakers, parents and guardians, and other health care professionals; fosters research; and provides continuing professional education for pediatric dentists and general dentists who treat children
The American Academy of Periodontology is a membership association for dental professionals specializing in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases affecting the gums and supporting structures of the teeth and in the placement and maintenance of dental implants.
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 premier publication for academic dentistry, covering topics ranging from the impact on oral health research of recent findings in such areas as genetics and the brain, to innovative testing methodologies, to curriculum reform, to systematic reviews of clinical trials regarding oral, dental, and craniofacial diseases and disorders.
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.
ASN mission is fostering and enhancing research in animal and human nutrition; providing opportunities for sharing, disseminating, and archiving peer-reviewed nutrition research results (at its annual meeting and in its official publications); fostering quality education and training in nutrition; upholding standards for ethical behavior in research, the protection of human subjects, and the care and treatment of research animals; providing opportunities for fellowship and support among nutritionists; and bringing scientific knowledge to bear on nutrition issues through communication and influence in the public domain.
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.
Australian Public Affairs Information Service - Health (APAIS-Health), produced by the National Library of Australia, is a bibliographic database that indexes articles from published material. APAIS-Health covers health and medicine in Australia and in particular the legal, social, economic and ethical aspects of health. Clinical articles are not indexed for APAIS-Health. APAIS-Health is a subset of the APAIS database. It covers the period from 1978 to present.
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.
Bibliographic database that indexes published and unpublished material on Australian Indigenous health. Source documents include theses, unpublished articles, government reports, conference papers, abstracts, book chapters, books, discussion and working papers, and statistical documents. Warning: There is the possibility that some records contained in this database may contain references to deceased people, sacred or secret material, inappropriate terminology or offensive language, which, though unintentional, may cause distress to some people. It covers the period from 1900 to present.
AusportMed, produced by the National Sport Information Centre, Australian Sports Commission, is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from published and unpublished material on all aspects of medical and health issues in Australian sport. AusportMed is a subset of the Australian Sport Database (AUSPORT), which covers material on all aspects of Australian sport. Source documents include journals, monographs, conference papers, government reports, theses, videotapes and audiocassettes. The database began in 1989 but includes selected earlier items
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.
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.
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.
CAB eBooks provides a unique opportunity to access CABI’s prestigious titles in an easy-to-use format. Books are indexed and retrievable as chapters, ensuring that a search of available titles will render the most relevant results. CABI publish ebooks in Agriculture, Animal and veterinary sciences, Environmental sciences, Human health food and nutrition, Leisure and tourism, and Plant sciences.
CABI's full text repository is continuing to grow. These documents, made possible by agreement with third party publishers, have been specially digitised by CABI. Approximately 60% of the full text items are journal articles, and 40% are conference papers and other grey literature. The international focus of this full text content means that you have access to a wide cross-section of global research. All areas of the world are represented including developing countries.
Cambridge Books Online offers access to Cambridge University Press publications. The Library has access to selected collections only. From September 2016 titles are available via the Cambridge Core platform alongside Cambridge Companions, Histories and Journals.
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.
Health Issues in Criminal Justice (CINCH-Health), is a subset of CINCH, the Australian Criminology Database. CINCH, produced by the JV Barry Library at the Australian Institute of Criminology, is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts items from published and unpublished material on all aspects of crime and criminal justice.
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.
Counseling and Psychotherapy Transcripts, Client Narratives, and Reference Works is a searchable collection containing real transcripts of therapy and counseling sessions and first-person narratives illuminating the experience of mental illness and its treatment, as well as reference works to contextualize the primary material. The database contains more than 2,000 session transcripts, 40,000 pages of client narratives, and 25,000 pages of secondary reference material.
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.
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.