Access Medicine: *NEW*
Access Medicine provides access to McGraw Hill's major textbooks including Harrison's and Hurst's The Heart, and includes texts from Lange, Guidelines, Patient Education Materials, Drug Information, and more.
Surgical Skills Curriculum for Residents, Phase I:
American College of Surgeons, Division of Education. The ACS/APDS Surgical Skills Curriculum for Residents: Phase I. This resource requires registration for an individual username and password.
Anatomy.tv is an online anatomy tool. This database is billed as "The World's Most Detailed 3D Model of Human Anatomy Online." The model can be rotated, and different layers of the body can be examined. Make sure to turn your pop up blockers off when using this resource.
BioMed Central is an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate free access to peer-reviewed biomedical research. All the original research articles in journals published by BioMed Central are immediately and permanently available online without charge or any other barriers to access. This commitment is based on the view that open access to research is central to rapid and efficient progress in science and that subscription-based access to research is hindering rather than helping scientific communication.
ChemIDplus is a free, web-based search system that provides access to structure and nomenclature authority files used for the identification of chemical substances cited in National Library of Medicine (NLM) databases, including the TOXNET® system. ChemIDplus also provides structure searching. The database contains over 379,000 chemical records and is searchable by Name, Synonym, CAS Registry Number, Molecular Formula, Classification Code, Locator Code, and Structure.
CINAHL: the Comprehensive Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature. The premier database for Nursing and Allied Health. See Nursing page for more nursing resources. See Mobile Devices Page for Mobile access.
"The Cochrane Library is an electronic publication designed to supply high quality evidence to inform people providing and receiving care, and those responsible for research, teaching, funding and administration at all levels." Read more about the Cochrane Library.
The Dietary Supplements Labels Database
The National Library of Medicine has released a new resource focused on dietary supplements. The database includes information from the labels of over 2,000 brands of dietary supplements in the marketplace, including vitamins, minerals, herbs or other botanicals, amino acids, and other specialty supplements.
Embase is a major biomedical and pharmaceutical database indexing over 3,500 international journals in drug research, pharmacology, toxicology, clinical and experimental human medicine, health policy and managment, public health, occupational health, environmental health, drug dependence and abuse, psychiatry, forensic medicine, and biomedical engineering/instrumentation. Some nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, psychology and alternative medicine coverage is included as well.
eMedicine now offers full text access to 7,000 chapters and 25,000 images and is now free online.
Academic ASAP 1980 - Apr 2006
From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology, this database meets research needs across all academic disciplines. Access scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers - many with full text and images! This database is part of the Tennessee Electronic Library.
FREIDA Online Search from AMA
The American Medical Association's Fellowship and Residency Electronic Interactive Database, is an online database for fellowship and residency information. This free database features detailed information on over 8,200 graduate medical education programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, as well as over 200 combined specialty programs. Nationwide in scope, it allows searching by geographical area, specialty, as well as program size and other criteria.
Business File ASAP 1980 - Present
Analyze company performance and activity, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, health care, economics and politics. Access to a combination of broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings with full text and images available. This database is part of the Tennessee Electronic Library.
Patents. Google has introduced Google Patent Search which searches the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) patent database. Patents issued in the United States are public domain government information, and images of the entire database of U.S. patents are readily available online via the USPTO website.
Google Scholar™ is a subset of Google™.
It covers a portion of the scholarly literature. Coverage appears to be strongest
in science and technology. Google Scholar™ indexes articles,
reports, books and other documents. The amount of access to the full-text
of your results will vary. Google Scholar™ does not list what
journals or publishers it covers, so it is impossible to know exactly
what is being searched. There are several major publishers that are
not currently included in Google Scholar™. Also, since Google™
has not released exactly which publishers are included, it is impossible
to know how comprehensive the results are.
Information on Hazardous Chemicals and Occupational Diseases.
and Wellness Resource Center
Use this Resource Center to find magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, videos, & reference information on: Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Pregnancy, Prescription Drugs, etc. This database is part of the Tennessee Electronic Library.
Reference Center Academic
Use this database to find articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc. This database is part of the Tennessee Electronic Library.
With funding from the Department of Homeland Security's Office for Domestic Preparedness, the Naval Postgraduate School's Dudley Knox Library has created this unique digital library. The HSDL provides researchers, scholars and students with a gateway to a wide range of resources on the broad subject of Homeland Security.
Images on MD Consult.
Quickly search over 50,000 high-quality medical images from the renowned medical books on MD Consult. Images include photos, tables, graphs, and more. Click on the images tab and then search by topic.
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics.
KUDZU Use KUDZU to simultaneously search the catalogs of the University of Tennessee, Vanderbilt University, the University of Kentucky and eleven Southeastern research libraries.
LactMed - Drugs and Lactation Database
A peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Among the data included are maternal and infant levels of drugs, possible effects on breastfed infants and on lactation, and alternate drugs to consider.
Lexicomp is a collection of clinical databases and clinical decision support tools that offers comprehensive drug information.
The Preston Medical Library has unlimited access through a site license. This database is available via Off-Campus Access. (Please register with the library for off-campus access!). See our Mobile Resources page for information on the mobile version of this database.
Medline (Ovid Interface) The Ovid MEDLINE database contains bibliographic
citations and author abstracts from more than 4,600 biomedical journals
published in the United States and in 70 other countries.
Medline: All Medline including Medline in-process.
Medline: All indexed citations
MerckMedicus is a portal for healthcare providers that offer useful and comprehensive medical information and support at no cost and with no advertising. Includes: journals; textbooks; clinical references; images and slides; guidelines and reviews; diagnostic tools; medical news and alerts; patient resources; specialized content and PDA tools and downloads. Some of the content providers for MerckMedicus also require valid licensure information in order to access their resources. Access to full content is available at no cost to healthcare professionals with registration.
Molecular Imaging and Contrast Database (NCBI)
An online source of information on in vivo molecular imaging agents based on recommendations for the extramural community.
Provides evidence-based information about dietary supplements (including herbs, vitamins, and minerals), functional foods, and various aspects of complementary/integrative medicine.
A collection of standard nursing texts with full-text.
Online collection of medical procedures, including medical and surgical videos, checklists, equipment requirements for procedures, and other references from Elsevier. This product includes testing functionality, allowing users with individual accounts to take test their knowledge on medical procedures. See Mobile Resources page for information and the mobile link to this resource. Please note: if accessing from off campus, please use our off campus access link.
PubMed is a service of the National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s, with links to participating online journals. Available from any computer with an Internet connection. The National Library of Medicine has produced a brochure entitled PubMed Basics to introduce you to the database. See Mobile Devices Page for mobile access details.
Scholar (Registration Required)
The library offers web-based access to this resource, it requires registration from an on campus computer, and a uthsc.edu, mc.utmck.edu, or utmck.edu email address to complete registration. SciFinder Scholar provides access to the CAplus database of chemical literature and U.S. and foreign chemical-related patents, to CASREACT, to the Registry database from Chemical Abstracts Service, and to Medline. It includes journal articles, book chapters, patents, conference proceedings, technical reports, substance database and dissertations covered in Chemical Abstracts as well as articles currently being indexed, book reviews and biographical information. Requires Internet Explorer 7.0/Firefox 3.5 or above (see help page for details).
Electronic Reference Database
"STAT!Ref lets you cross-search more than 35 medical and drug texts including popular texts from McGraw Hill, Mosby, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins and more. Full text results provide the most relevant information every time." The license is for three concurrent users. Off-campus access requires that you register with the library.
A collection of standard nursing texts with full-text.
Electronic Library (TEL)
Infotrac Health Reference Center Academic AND MORE..
"TEL provides free online access to selected electronic databases for all libraries serving the citizens of the state of Tennessee: public, academic, school, and not-for-profit special libraries." Please call the library for details. Additional databases available at this link: http://galenet.gale.com. Discovering Most Studied Authors & What Do I Read Next. Get answers to your health questions at the Health Reference Academic Database: Health and Wellness Resource Center.
UpToDate is a subscription-based clinical information resource available to physicians. UpToDate is designed to get physicians the concise, practical answers they need when they need them the most - at the point of care. It is available online from any UTGSM or UT Medical Center computer. See Mobile Devices Page for mobile access details. There is no off-campus access at this time.
Access restrictions may apply. Only the databases with the NetID logo may be accessed outside the UT campus. In order to utilize these databases, you must be UT Graduate School of Medicine or UT Medical Center Leased employees.
Web of Science
Web of Science provides researchers, administrators, faculty and students with quick, powerful access to the world's leading citation databases.
Updated April 10, 2013
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