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ABOG Electronic Reserve
The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology Maintenance of Certification list is updated several times a year.  Please contact the library for the password for this resource.

Access Anesthesiology
Access Anesthesiology is a collection of McGraw Hill textbooks on this subject, including Longnecker’s Anesthesiology, Morgan and Mikhail’s Clinical Anesthesiology, and many more.

Access Medicine
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.

Access Surgery
Access Surgery is a collection of McGraw Hill textbooks on this subject, including Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, ABSITE Slayer, and many more.

BioMed Central
Online publisher of free peer-reviewed scientific articles in all areas of medical research and biology.

BoardVitals (Register here)
BoardVitals is an interactive board review tool that can be used by practicing clinicians, residents and several types of healthcare students. It organizes under one platform the best board study questions from many pleading medical publishers.  With BoardVitals, you have the ability to create customized practice tests using many options including number or questions, subjects and more. Also included are detailed, up-to-date explanations with each answer, with references and links to applicable sources. Question banks for USMLE Step 1, Step 2, and Step 3 are available.

Business Insights: Essentials
Business Insights: Essentials includes detailed company and industry profiles including SWOT reports, market share reports and financial reports.  This database also includes business news and scholarly journal coverage.

CardioSource Plus
News, guidelines, and more from the American College of Cardiology.

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.

The Comprehensive Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature. The premier database for Nursing and Allied Health. See the Nursing Research Guide for more nursing resources. See Mobile Devices Research Guide for Mobile access.

ClinicalKey from Elsevier includes resources from the previous MDConsult product, and expands on that by adding hundreds of additional eBooks, journals, and databases (including Procedures Consult).  This resource requires an active UTHSC NetID and password.

Cochrane Library
Contains the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR), the leading resource for systematic reviews in health care, as well as other reports of randomized and quasi-randomized controlled trials.

Dietary Supplements, U.S. National Institutes of Health
The Office of Dietary Supplements, part of the National Institutes of Health has a website focused on dietary supplements.  This resource includes links to the Dietary Supplement Label Database, which is being developed to included label information for all dietary supplements sold in the US. The site also links to the Dietary Supplement Ingredient Database, which provides estimated levels of ingredients in dietary supplements sold in the US.  The site also features Dietary Supplement Fact Sheets, to provide a current overview of individual vitamins, minerals and other dietary supplements.  The fact sheets are available in consumer and health professional versions; the consumer level versions are also available in Spanish.

Electronic Books

EndNote and Citation Managers
Citation managers are software tools designed to help manage research; they help you to download, organize, and format citations. University of Tennessee affiliates can download EndNote Desktop. Instructions for free citation managers such as Zotero are also included.

Essential Evidence Plus
Essential Evidence Plus (EE+) is a powerful, comprehensive clinical decision support system that integrates information on 9,000 diagnoses into healthcare professional's clinical workflows. This clinical tool, created by an international team of renowned medical experts, was developed for physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals on the front line of patient care. EE+ features over 13,000 topics, guidelines, abstracts, tools, images, and summaries covering the most common conditions, diseases, and procedures clinicians come in contact with every day. Every recommendation carries a strength-of-evidence rating.

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.

Gale Business Collection 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.

Gale General Science Database
This database covers more that 200 journal and general periodical titles in the sciences, including BioScience, Nature, and others.

Gale Religion & Philosophy Collection
This database features broad coverage of periodicals and scholarly journals in Philosophy and Religion.

Google Patent Search 
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™.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar™ 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.

Health 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.

Health 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.

Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL)
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.

InfoTracGeneral OneFile
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.

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. For information on mobile device access, see “Mobile App Access” link on Lexicomp main page.

Lippincott Procedures
This database, provided by UT Medical Center, provides detailed descriptions of procedures in Nursing, Respiratory Therapy, and Physical Therapy.  Users can find procedures by browsing alphabetically, or by discipline, category or subcategory, or by searching.  Each procedure entry includes equipment needed, preparation guidelines, implementation steps, special considerations, patient teaching information, documentation, and references.  Additional material includes video clips of complex procedures, overviews of each procedure (quick lists), checklists, and procedure tests to aid in learning.

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

NEJM Resident 360
NEJM Resident 360 is a free resource from NEJM and includes information on rotation prep, quick take videos, and interactive tools to hone diagnostic skills.

Nursing and Allied Health Collection
Gale’s Nursing and Allied Health Collection, part of the Tennessee Electronic Library, provides access to academic journals and other reference content covering all aspects of the nursing profession, from direct patient care to health care administration. The database offers current and authoritative content for professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum.

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. Use the library's link to PubMed to ensure your access to the library's full text subscriptions. The National Library of Medicine has produced a brochure entitled PubMed Quick Start Guide to introduce you to the database. See Mobile Devices Resources Guide Page for mobile access details.

Science Direct
The library subscribes to a number of journals from Elsevier, a major publisher of scientific, technical, and medical research.  From Science Direct, access is available to Lancet, the American Journal of Kidney Diseases, The Journal of the American Dental Association, and many other major titles.  Journal titles can be searched or browsed to from this link.

Sci-Finder Scholar (Registration Required)
The library offers web-based access to this resource, it requires registration from an on campus computer, and a,, or 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.

STAT!Ref Medical
An electronic collection of medical textbooks including 5-minute Clinical Consult, ICD-10-PCS, ICD-10-CM, and the Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics

Tennessee 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.

The TRIP Database (Translating Research Into Practice) is a free online database of Evidence-Based Medicine information.  Among the unique features of this resource is the coding of each result according to the evidence based medicine pyramid, making the best evidence easy to identify. 

Univadis (formerly MerckMedicus)
A time-saving medical news & education community designed exclusively for healthcare professionals. Access to full content is available at no cost with registration.

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.  Personal accounts can also be created, providing Off Campus Access, Mobile App Access, and CME tracking.  See Mobile Devices Resources Guide page for mobile access details.

The University of Tennessee Resources
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Libraries
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Articles and Databases*
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Electronic Journals*
The University of Tennessee Library Express (LX)
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Subject Guides
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Office of Information Technology (OIT)
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Pendergrass Agriculture and Veterinary Library*
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center Library*

*Access restrictions may apply. 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.


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