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Academic Search Premier

This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for journals, including full text for peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for many journals, and searchable cited references are provided for many titles.


AccessAnesthesiology merges a collection of medical resources with exclusive procedural videos, customizable curriculum functionality, and powerful search functions, along with tables and charts designed for quick reference. This resource offers multiple tools for certification and recertification in pain management, critical care, and perioperative medicine.

AccessEmergency Medicine

AccessEmergency Medicine allows users to quickly search the diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of emergency cases with videos.


AccessMedicine is an online resource that provides access to medical textbooks with updated content, images and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files, time-saving diagnostic and point-of-care tools. This resource has a comprehensive search platform, and the ability to view from and download content to a mobile device.


AccessPediatrics is an integrated online resource organized around a set of Core Topics developed by an advisory board of pediatricians. The resource provides medical students, pediatric residents, and practicing pediatricians with a broad range of content that covers the entire span of pediatric practice, from neonatology through adolescent medicine.


An integrated online resource that provides medical students, surgical residents, and practicing surgeons with quick answers to surgical inquiries from trusted sources. Organized around the ACGME's (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education) mandate for a Core Curriculum, AccessSurgery delivers content in context.

Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy

Acland's (streaming) Video Atlas of Human Anatomy is web-based product that uses fresh, unembalmed specimens, retaining the color, texture, and mobility of the living human body in 3D. A concise synchronized narration runs throughout the program. As each new structure is shown, its name appears on the screen. Footage has been segmented into intervals no longer than 10 minutes and the streaming rate is capped at 250kbs. Features include section exams (free login account), a glossary, and an A-Z index.

Africa-Wide Information

Africa-Wide Information (produced by NISC South Africa) combines bibliographic databases from around the world to form a multidisciplinary aggregation offering coverage of all facets of African studies. It includes content from databases such as South African studies, African studies, and African HealthLine (which focuses on all aspects of health relating to Africa and other developing nations). Citations and abstracts date back to the 16th century.


AMED covers journal articles on allied and alternative health. Subjects covered include: acupuncture, homeopathy, hypnosis, chiropractic, osteopathy, rehabilitation, herbalism, holistic treatments, Chinese medicine, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, podiatry. The AMED thesaurus contains over 2,500 terms and is based on MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Produced by the Health Care Information Service of the British Library.

Years of Coverage: 1983 to present.

Anatomy Clinic

Virtual anatomy lab developed by faculty at the Yale School of Medicine.

Aquifer Internal Medicine (formerly SIMPLE)

Aquifer Internal Medicine (formerly known as the Simulated Internal Medicine Patient Learning Experience) offers medical students a collection of interactive virtual patient cases that correlate with the learning objectives of the internal medicine clerkship.

Aquifer Pediatrics (formerly CLIPP)

Aquifer Pediatrics (formerly known as the Computer-assisted Learning in Pediatrics Program) is a comprehensive internet-based learning program for use by third-year medical students during their pediatric clerkship.

REGISTRATION: Each user must register by using their "" email address. Once registered, you will receive an email containing a link you must click on to activate your account.

Audio Digest

(see login instructions below)

The Audio-Digest Foundation offers audio CME and CE courses to physicians and healthcare professionals.  MP3 files on many issues pertinent to a variety of specialties are available for you to listen to at your convenience.  This is a great way to keep up with current issues in your field. 

To access Audio Digest, click here for the Audio Digest username and password.

Enter the username and password in the Online Services sign in area at this site: Audio-Digest (MP3 Downloads).