Medical Resources

The U.S. National Library of Medicine

The National Library of Medicine (NLM), on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, has been a center of information innovation since its founding in 1836. The world’s largest biomedical library, NLM maintains and makes available a vast print collection and produces electronic information resources on a wide range of topics that are searched billions of times each year by millions of people around the globe. It also supports and conducts research, development, and training in biomedical informatics and health information technology. In addition, the Library coordinates a 6,000-member National Network of Libraries of Medicine that promotes and provides access to health information in communities across the United States.

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/

PubMed

PubMed provides access to MEDLINE citations, in-process citations, and citations supplied electronically by publishers.  It also provides links to some full-text at publishers’ web sites.

http://www.pubmed.gov

NLM Gateway

The gateway searches bibliographic resources, consumer health resources, and other NLM resources at the same time.

http://gateway.nlm.nih.gov

TOXNET

Toxnet provides free access to HSDB, CCRIS, DART, GENE-TOX, IRIS, ITER, TRI, TOXLINE, and ChemIDplus files.

http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov

Entrez

Here you will find literature, molecular and genomic database for the stud of molecular and genetic process that influence health.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/gquery/gquery.fcgi

Medline Plus

This has consumer health information in English and Spanish.

http://medlineplus.gov

You can find a complete list of NLM Databases and Electronic Resouces at: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/databases/

For information on getting the full text of journal articles, go to Finding Full Text Articles at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/services/getting_fulltext_articles.html

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