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Subject Guide: Allied Health / Medicine

To search the entire collection of print and electronic resources, go to e-Library.

Books in Print | Periodicals | Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc. | Subscription Databases | E-Journals | E-Books | Professional Associations | Other Online Resources

Books in Print: LC Call Numbers In Stacks

Range | Subject
HV2800 - HV5755 | People With Drug Problems, Alcohol, etc.
R5 - R920 | General Medicine
R421 - R790.8 | Public Health, Hygiene
RB1 - R214 | Diagnosis & Disease
RC86 - RC571 | Neurology & Psychiatry
RD - RL | Specialties In Medicine
RM | Pharmacology
RX | Homeopathy

Periodicals in Print: DDCS Call Numbers

Location | Title
610.5 H349e | Health: 1992-2002
613.05 H349eq | Health Education Quarterly: 1989-1996
610.5 J826bo | Journal of Biomedical Optics: 1998-2000
371.7 J326 | Journal of School Health: 1961-2001
613.81 J826 | Journal of Studies on Alcohol: 1980-1994
610.5 N42 | New England Journal of Medicine: 1984-2002
610.5 P569 | Physiological Reviews: 1987 to date
614.06 Un3p | Public Health Reports: 1978-1998

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.

• Encyclopedia Britannica Online •

• Literati •

Subscription Databases

Complete list of subscription databases

Academic Search Complete •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=a9h

AHFS Consumer Medication Information •,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=l0h

CINAHL: Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=cin20%2Crzh

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=hch

MEDLINE •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=cmedm

Pharmacology and Toxicology •

ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source •

Public Health •

PubMed •

PubMed Central (PMC) •


Complete list of subscription e-journals

Other suggested e-journals and e-journal collections:

Electronic Full Text Journal database (Search "Health" or "Medicine") •

Annual Review of Medicine

Directory of Open Access Journals

EBSCO Open Access Medical & Health CollectionExplore over 3200 full text journals related to medicine and health.

Free Medical Journals (some require registration/have time delay) •

Harvard Public Health Review

National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine. •

National Library of Medicine Newsletter

National Vital Statistics Reports

New England Journal of Medicine (free after 6 months; registration required

University of California at Berkeley Public Health Sites

Virtual Medical Worlds Monthly


Complete list of subscription e-books

Other suggested e-books and e-book collections:

Adam Health Illustrated Medical Encyclopedia

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)

Domestic Violence Against Women and Girls (UNICEF) •

Merck Manual

Merriam Webster Medical Dictionary

National Academy Press

Online Books Page

PDR® Family Guide To Prescription Drugs®

Project Gutenberg

University of California Press

Professional Associations

American Medical Association •

American Medical Informatics Association •

American Public Health Association •

Center for Disease Control & Prevention •

Gay & Lesbian Medical Association •

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation •

U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services •

World Health Organization •

Other Suggested Online Allied Health/Medicine Resources

CDC Data and Statistics •

Consumer and Patient Health Information •

Depression: Medline Plus •

E-Skeleton Project •

Female Health and Sexuality Links •

Hardin Meta Directory of Internet Health Sources •

Health Central &•

Health Services and Sciences Data Sources •

HealthELinks •

Human Anatomy •

Intelihealth (Harvard Medical Schools) •

Kaiser Family Foundation •

Martindale’s Health Science Guide 2009 •

Medical/Pharmaceutical Acronyms & Abbreviations •

MedicineNet •


Medicinenet •

National Center for Environmental Health Emergency Preparedness •

NLM Gateway •

Pathology Problems: HIV InSite •

PubMed •

Sleep Page •

State Health Facts Online •

U.S. National Library of Medicine & National Institutes of Health •

WWW Virtual Library: Public Health •