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AMED - Allied and Complementary Medicine VCU
Citations and abstracts to journal articles in complementary medicine, palliative care, occupational therapy, rehabilitation and other professions allied to medicine.

The primary database of information in biomedical and health sciences fields.

The primary database of information in biomedical and health sciences fields.

Natural Medicines (Formerly Natural Standard) VCU
Evidence-based, peer-reviewed information on complementary and alternative medicine treatments. Includes evaluation of therapies for specific conditions, herbs and supplements, and diet therapies.

Literature, Arts and Medicine Database
Annotated multimedia list of prose, poetry, film, video and art for teaching and research in medical humanities.

Alt HealthWatch VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Full-text journals, reports, and pamphlets on complementary, holistic and alternative health care. Book excerpts are also included.

SpringerLink VCU
Collection of world's leading interactive databases of high quality Science, Technology and Medicine journals, book series, books and reference works.

MICROMEDEX Healthcare Series Intranet Application (Currently Unavailable, 2/18/2014) VCU
Databases of summaries and detailed monographs for drugs and drug interactions. [NOTE: Not all databases are available.]

Cochrane Library VCU
Database of systematic reviews of the effects of healthcare. Includes Database of Systematic Reviews, Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effectiveness, Controlled Trials Register, and Review Methodology.The Cochrane Collaboration

eBook Collection from EBSCOhost VCU
A collection of thousands of electronic books from leading university, trade and professional publishers. Formerly NetLibrary.

Social Science Electronic Data Library VCU
Access to over 680 health and social sciences data sets from more than 285 studies funded by the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation.

MD Consult VCU
A clinical library online; includes reference books, journals, and patient education materials. Includes an option for a personal account.

AccessEmergencyMedicine VCU
Search for diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of emergency cases. Includes videos, images, and more than a dozen emergency medicine textbooks.

Government Printing Office (GPO) Monthly Catalog VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Citations for publications of the U.S. government. Includes legislative materials and the vast array of publications from the executive branch agencies.

Physical Education Index VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Includes wide variety of content, ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance.

PubMed Central
PubMed Central is a free digital archive of journals in medicine and life sciences.

Genetics Home Reference
National Library of Medicine's Web site for consumer information about genetic conditions and the genes responsible for those conditions.

Biotechnology Research Abstracts VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Covers research on all aspects of biochemical, medical, and microbial technology as applied to bioengineering, medicine, agriculture and environmental science.

A collection of chemical and chemical related dictionaries. It includes Handbook of Physics and Chemistry. The dictionaries are renowned for quick search for chemical and physical properties of compounds.

IndexCat: Index-Catalogue of the Library of the Surgeon-General's Office, U.S. Army
Comprehensive subject catalog of books, pamphlets, dissertations, reports and some journal articles published from the 1400s through 1950 and held by the National Library of Medicine.

CRCnetBASE is a collection of over 6,000 electronic books that span over 40 disciplines in 34 separate collections. VCU Libraries does not subscribe to all the collections, but abstracts are available for all entries.

Disaster Lit
Links to disaster medicine and public health documents from government agencies and non-commercial sources. Includes expert guidelines, research reports, conference proceedings, factsheets, websites and similar items freely available on the Web.

TRIP Database
Using the principles of evidence-based medicine, the TRIP Database is designed to find answers to clinical questions using the best available evidence. Sources include PubMed, the Cochrane Library, and websites focused on clinical information.

PsychiatryOnline VCU
Psychiatry portal that features the full-text of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), textbooks, journals and Guidelines from the American Psychiatric Association. Provided by the VCU School of Medicine.

Oxford Scholarship Online VCU
Access to the full text of Oxford University Press titles published between February 2015 and January 2016 in subject areas covering the humanities, social sciences, sciences, medicine, and law.

AccessMedicine VCU
Collection of over 60 medical textbooks from McGraw-Hill including Harrison's Online. Also features case files, diagnostic tools, self-assessment questions and patient handouts.

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