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The following is a list of health sciences databases available at OSU. An A-Z list of all OSU databases is available from the Library Catalog.

Titlesort descending Description
AccessEmergencyMedicine connect Quickly search the diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of emergency cases with videos, detailed procedures, an extensive image library, and more than 12 emergency medicine textbooks. Please Note: This resource is for use only by academic faculty, staff, and students, and is not for use in hospitals or clinics.
AccessMedicine connect Access to more than 60 medical titles including Harrison's Online, frequently updated content, thousands of images and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files, diagnostic tools, and more. Please Note: This resource is for use only by academic faculty, staff, and students, and is not for use in hospitals or clinics.
AccessPharmacy connect Allows selection by core curriculum topic, browsing by organ system, review of textbooks, or searching across leading pharmacy online references. Please Note: This resource is for use only by academic faculty, staff, and students, and is not for use in hospitals or clinics.
AccessSurgery connect An integrated online resource that provides medical students, surgical residents, and practicing surgeons with quick answers to surgical inquiries from trusted sources. Please Note: This resource is for use only by academic faculty, staff, and students, and is not for use in hospitals or clinics.
ACM Digital Library connect Journals and other services from the Association for Computing Machinery are available.
ACP Medicine connect An authoritative source of information on all sixteen subspecialities of internal medicine.
ACS Surgery connect Sponsored by the American College of Surgeons, ACS Surgery is a continuously updated general surgical reference.
AgeLine connect Focuses on social gerontology, the study of aging in psychological, health-related, social, and economic contexts.
AHFS Online connect From the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Assesses the advantages and disadvantages of various therapies, including interpretation of various claims of drug efficacy.
Alt HealthWatch connect Full-text information on complementary, alternative, and integrated approaches to wellness, for both health professionals and consumers.
Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection: Henry Stewart Talks connect Henry Stewart Talks publishes state of the art audio visual presentations by leading world authorities.
Biosis Citation Index connect Indexes literature and provides citation indexing from 1980 to present, focusing on biological and medical research findings, pharmacological studies, and discoveries of new organisms.
BrowZine BrowZine App connects you to OSU journal subscriptions on your iPad or Android tablet where you can create a personalized bookshelf of your favorite journals.
CAB Abstracts connect Covers significant research and development from 1972 to present, in fields such as biotechnology, genetics, human health and nutrition, and veterinary medicine.
CINAHL connect The Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, CINAHL contains information on nursing and allied health fields such as dietetics, physical and occupational therapy, medical records, and more.
ClinicalKey connect Contains content from several current Elsevier databases including MD Consult, First Consult, Procedures Consult, Clinics of North America and new content including over 900 eBooks.
Cochrane Library connect A collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, evidence-based information to inform healthcare decision making.
Compendex connect An interdisciplinary database covering the literature in engineering, technology, and computing.
Consumer Health Complete connect Provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
ConsumerLab connect Provides comprehensive information about vitamin, herbal and other supplements, and nutritional products. A science-based encyclopedia of natural products is also provided, including a drug-interaction database.
Dentistry & Oral Sciences Source connect Includes full text journals and eBooks covering areas of dentistry including dental public health, endodontics, facial pain & surgery, odontology, oral & maxillofacial pathology/surgery/rad
Derwent Innovations Index connect Value-added patent information from Derwent World Patent Index® as well as patent citation information from Patents Citation Index®.
Directories connect MedlinePlus provides links to directories to help you find libraries, health professionals, services and facilities.
Dissertation Abstracts connect Information on doctoral dissertations and master’s theses, covering approximately 3,000 subject areas. Since 1988, all dissertation and thesis citations include abstracts.
EBSCOhost MEDLINE connect MEDLINE is available to search through EBSCOhost. A comprehensive EBSCOhost MEDLINE user guide is available.
EMsono connect This comprehensive emergency ultrasound education tool aids in developing and assessing ultrasonography knowledge and skills with state-of-the-art interactive learning modules, multimedia presentations, and more.
Facts & Comparisons eAnswers connect Facts & Comparisons provides an interactive online drug application with updated drug information to assist with comparing prescription drugs, drug interaction screening, drug identification, and more. This resource is for use only by academic faculty, staff, and students, and is not for use in hospitals or clinics.
Films on Demand connect Streaming video access to more than 8,000 videos including nearly 2,000 in Health and Medicine.
Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI) connect Access information on measurement instruments including questionnaires, index measures, coding schemes/manuals, rating scales, projective techniques, and more in the health fields, psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science.
Health Source: Consumer Edition connect For the consumer or patient, provides full-text access to consumer health magazines, pamphlets on various medical topics, health reference books, and Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition connect Provides access to nearly 550 scholarly full-text journals in the nursing and allied health fields.
History of Science, Technology and Medicine connect Indexes journal articles, proceedings, books, book reviews, and dissertations from 1975 to the present.
Hypertension, dialysis, and clinical nephrology: HDCN connect Provides information on renal disorders and their treatment, and hypertension, dialysis, and clinical nephrology topics.
IEEE Xplore connect Access the full-text of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) transactions, journals, magazines and conference proceedings published since 1988, and all IEEE Standards.
International Pharmaceutical Abstracts connect Indexes over 750 journals on drug reactions, toxicity, stability, analysis, chemistry, metabolism and interactions; as well as investigational drugs, drug testing and evaluations, pharmacology, and pharmaceutical chemistry.
JAMAevidence connect Includes full-text content, education guides, a glossary of EBM terms and definitions, calculators, worksheets, and other tools to aid in understanding and applying the medical literature and making clinical diagnoses. Please Note: This resource is for use only by academic faculty, staff, and students, and is not for use in hospitals or clinics.
Journal Citation Reports connect Presents impact factors and other statistical data that provides one way to determine the relative importance of journals within their subject category.
Lexi-Comp Online connect Access the web version of Lexi-Comp products including Lexi-Drugs, Pediatric and Neonatal Lexi-Drugs, AHFS Essentials, Natural Products Database, and more. Please Note: This resource is for use only by academic faculty, staff, and students, and is not for use in hospitals or clinics.
Lexis-Nexis connect In addition to the full-text legal and business information, Lexis-Nexis Academic also indexes a number of full-text medical newsletters and journals.
MD Consult connect MD Consult is no longer available and has been migrated to ClinicalKey.
Mental Measurements Yearbook connect A comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments in psychology, education, business, and leadership.
Micromedex connect A collection of databases offering comprehensive information on drugs, alternative medicine therapies, toxicology, and patient care.
Natural Medicines Comprehsive Database connect Provides information on most herbal and dietary supplements used in the western world. Includes evidence-based safety and effectiveness ratings for each natural medicine listed in the database.
Natural Standard connect Provides evidence-based information about complementary and alternative therapies.
NetAnatomy connect Teaches human anatomy through radiographic, cross-sectional and gross anatomical images and textual content. Anatomical descriptions, labels and online tests are provided.
Ovid connect Includes several resources including Ovid Medline, Books @ Ovid and Journals @ Ovid.
Ovid MEDLINE connect Ovid's MEDLINE interface guides you through selections for a precise search based on Medical Subject Headings, subheadings, and limits. You can build your search strategy in steps and try multiple combinations to refine the search results.
Patents (U.S.) connect The United States Patent and Trademark Office offers access to bibliographic and full-text patent databases.
Pharmacist's Letter connect Covers new developments in drug therapy, and trends in pharmacy practice. Provides in-depth information on specific questions related to each topic.
PsychiatryOnline connect Includes the DSM Library, psychiatry journals and textbooks, American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines, Self-assessment tools, and more.
PsycINFO connect Covers publications in psychiatry, nursing, health administration, pharmacology, rehabilitation, and epidemiology. Resources generally have a psychological, behavioral, or cognitive focus.
PubMed connect PubMed comprises more than 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.
Science Citation Index connect Indexes cited references found in journals from over 150 scientific disciplines, in over 5,000 science and technical journals from 1980 to the present. In addition to subject and author searching, SCI permits tracking of references cited in journal articles.
SciFinder Scholar connect The largest and most comprehensive database of chemical literature in the world, covers not only the core areas of chemistry, but related sciences such as biotechnology and toxicology.
SciVal Experts connect An expertise profiling and research networking tool that can be used to identify potential collaborators and mentors at OSU and other institutions.
Scopus connect Scopus is an abstract and citation database of research literature and quality web sources in the medical, scientific, technical, social sciences, and arts and humanities fields.
Social Science Citation Index connect SSCI provides access to multidisciplinary literature on such topics as gerontology, mental health, nursing, public health, rehabilitation, social work, and substance abuse. In addition to subject and author searching, SSCI permits tracking of references cited in journal articles.
SPORTDiscus connect Covers topics such as sports medicine, exercise physiology, biomechanics, and physical fitness. Indexes journal articles, book chapters, and conference proceedings.
Trip Database connect A clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use research evidence. Content types include images, videos, patient information leaflets, educational courses and news.
Ulrich's Periodicals Directory connect A directory of magazines, journals, newspapers, newsletters, 'zines, and more.
UpToDate connect Provides evidence-based answers to commonly asked questions in clinical practice. Designed to provide practical, concise information needed at the point of care.
Web of Science connect Access the Science Citation Index, Social Science Citation Index, and more through the Web of Science.