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Description: Full text of the American Academy of Pediatrics Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases. Includes visual library of images, vaccine status information, & infectious diseases news. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

1 simultaneous user.
 
Description: Worldwide coverage of business periodicals. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Assistive technology products for people with disabilities. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description:

Evidence-based decision support tool for infectious disease.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available after individual registration.

 
Description: Publications covering a wide variety of academic disciplines. Includes peer-reviewed journals. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
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Provides tools for resident education & certification/recertification in pain managements, critical care, & perioperative medicine. Includes medical resources, procedural videos, & Custom Curriculum.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

1 simultaneous user.

 
Description:

Includes textbooks, procedures, images, videos, point of care treatment answers, drug information, CME modules, & test/study tools.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password. Please remember to logout.

Unlimited simultaneous users.

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Includes textbooks, images, video/audio, diagnostic tests, current practice guidelines, patient education information, & test/study tools. Includes USMLEasy SneakPeek.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.  If your device picks up UAB's institutional WiFi you may be automatically routed to the mobile homepage. If not, login with your My Access username and password (see instructions in Help column).


Unlimited simultaneous users.

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  • Individual login required for USMLEasy SneakPeek & review tests.
  • Mobile instructions.
  • Create My Access account from AccessMedicine page with UAB name in top right corner. Open drop down menu and choose Login or Create a Free Personal Account.
Description: Search engine designed to access EBM publications. Ranks sources based on the 6S model of evidence and links to library resources as available. From McMaster University. 
Access Information: Free
 
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Includes videos & animations of basic skills/procedures, textbooks, board review test materials, drug information, & differential diagnosis information.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password. Please remember to logout.

Unlimited simultaneous users.

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  • Individual login required for Board Review tests.
Acland's Cross-Sectional Navigator
Description: Featuring over 1,350 high-resolution images from the National Library of Medicine's Visible Male project. 
Access Information: Available only on LHL computers.
 
Description: Contains narrated videos of REAL cadaver specimens. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Articles reporting on case studies & systematic reviews. Summarized & commented on by experts. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Information on healthcare research & quality including data & surveys, clinical information, funding opportunities, research findings, & more. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Citations to agricultural literature. From the National Agricultural Library (NAL) catalog. 
Access Information: Free
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Description: An international multilingual database covering all aspects of agriculture from the Food & Agriculture Organization (FAO). Coverage: 1975-present. 
Access Information: Free
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Description: The "Big Red Book" provides extensive evidence-based data on drugs. From the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
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Description: A combination of resources made available thru funding by the Alabama state legislature for education. Primarily K-12 but includes some higher level resources. 
Access Information: Available to all Alabama residents. Uses geo-location technology to authenticate Alabama residents, generally allowing access from home without username & password.
 
Description: Repository of digital materials on Alabama's history, culture, places, & people. 
Access Information: Free
 
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Full text articles on complementary, holistic, & integrated approaches to health care & wellness.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.

 
Description: Bibliography on Alternatives to Animal Testing. Produced from MEDLINE searches on alternatives to the use of live vertebrates in biomedical research & testing. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Detailed & comprehensive guide to proper style & formatting for papers, articles, theses, dissertations, & books for medical & scientific researchers. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

5 simultaneous users.
 
Description:

3D, interactive model of human anatomy.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Description: Scholarly & professional books published by the American Psychological Association (in PDF format) for the full copyright year 2011. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
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Provides information on formatting electronic references in the APA (American Psychological Association) style.

 
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Access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
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Citations & some full text articles for applied science & technology including chemistry, computer science, geology, mathematics, & physics.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

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Description: Over 130 medical calculators & formulas. For Palm, Windows Mobile, Blackberry & iPhone/iPod Touch. 
Access Information: Free
 
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Interactive cases simulate diagnosing a patient, taking history & physical, ordering & interpreting tests, making final diagnosis, & following course of disease. From American Society of Hematology.

 
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Free

 
Description:

Provides online access to the same market information as available in the printed Hospital Blue Book. Market segments include: Hospitals, Healthcare Systems, & Group Purchasing Organizations.

 
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Blazer ID & password required to access the link, username, & password.

Description: Interdisciplinary & multi-format collection on ethical issues related to health care, biomedical research, biotechnology, & the environment. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Publisher of peer-reviewed, open access journals. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Digitized collection of material relating to the Birmingham Medical College. Items range in date from 1894-1915 & include photographs, correspondence, diplomas, & printed material such as programs, invitations, & matriculation cards. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Reviews of current English-language fiction & nonfiction books. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
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Description: In print, out-of-print, & forthcoming books, audios, & videos. Includes reviews & synopses. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Peer-reviewed journals & popular publications covering business. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.
Description: Publications for the patient, the public, & health professionals from the National Cancer Institute (NCI). 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Online cardiology resources. From the American College of Cardiology. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password. Individual registration required.

Must log in to access Heart Songs for Institutions.

Meetings on Demand are not supported at this time and may or may not work.

Description: Includes case studies in all areas of science, including the life & physical sciences, engineering & mathematics, medicine, dentistry, & nursing. From National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science, University at Buffalo. 
Access Information: Free
 
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Electronic & print publications from the legislative, executive, & judicial branches of the federal government.

 
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Free

 
Description: Health information & statistics. 
Access Information: Free

Mobile version available.
 
Description: Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature. Indexing for 3,024 journals for nursing & allied health. Includes Evidence-Based Care Sheets, books, nursing dissertations, conference proceedings, standards of practice, & software. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.
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Contains over 125,000 citations of international rehabilitation research published between 1990 and the present.

 
Access Information: Free
 
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Antibody search engine.

 
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Free

 
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American Civil War material held by the UAB Archives, the Reynolds Historical Library, or the Alabama Museum of the Health Sciences.

 
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Free

 
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Clinical decision support tool.

 
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Trial available through September 14, 2014.

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
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Clinical information platform supporting research, learning, & point of care decision making.  Includes Procedures Consult.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available thru First Consult.

 
Description: Registry of federally & privately supported clinical trials. 
Access Information: Free
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Computer-Assisted Learning in Pediatrics Program. Series of Web-based patient simulations.

 
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Must register using UAB email address.

 
Description: Systematic reviews, clinical trials, & studies for evidence-based medicine. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
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Description: Protocols in cell, developmental & molecular biology, genetics, bioinformatics, protein science, computational biology, immunology, neuroscience, & imaging. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
Description: Citations & summaries of journal articles, conference papers, & technical reports in engineering. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
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Comprehensive collection of physiology information.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description: Information about vitamins, herbal supplements, & nutritional products. Includes product evaluations, test results, product recalls, safety warnings, & encyclopedia of natural products & drug interactions. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

4 simultaneous users.
 
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Series of web-based modules for radiology education.

 
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Must register using UAB email address.

 

 
Description: Protocols & laboratory procedures for cell biology research. Updated every 3 months. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Protocols & laboratory procedures for immunology research. Updated every 3 months. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Protocols & laboratory procedures for molecular biology research. Updated every 3 months. 
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Description: Includes journals covering all areas of dentistry. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.
 
Description:

Differential diagnosis tool with 1000+ diagnoses.

 
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Mobile site version available after individual registration thru AccessMedicine Mobile. Access at http://m.accessmedicine.com/login.aspx thru Web browser on mobile device. Log in with personal account username & password.

Purchase mobile app thru Unbound Medicine. App is free for Palm, Windows Mobile, & Blackberry. App allows you to save favorite topics, & all other features & info are the same as the mobile site.

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Description: 2D & 3D anatomical, annotated images. 
Access Information: Free
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(ProQuest) Dissertations & theses from institutions in North America & Europe.  Includes Dissertation Abstracts International.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

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Description: ProQuest database providing citations & abstracts of dissertations & some theses completed at UAB. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
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ProQuest's dissertations & theses for health and medicine.

 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Digitized collection of photographs documenting Alabama native Dr. Lawrence Reynolds time in France 1917-1919 & his work during World War I. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Drug reference organized alphabetically & by therapeutic categories. This resource included in Facts and Comparisons eAnswers
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Gateway to information on over 15,000 drugs from National Library of Medicine & other government agencies. 
Access Information: Free
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Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition.
 
 
 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description:

Decision-making point-of-care tool to assist health professionals with clinical care.

 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile access available after requesting serial number & creating Skyscape account.

 
Dynamic Human Anatomy
Description: Includes 2,600 anatomy illustrations plus 76 video clips from Acland's DVD Atlas of Human Anatomy, 6 embryology animations, & 300 USMLE-style review questions in gross anatomy, embryology, & neuroanatomy. 
Access Information: Available only on LHL computers.
 
Description: Interactive human anatomy atlas. Designed for use by doctors, radiologists, students, & medical imaging specialists. Also known as: Human anatomy: medical imaging & illustrations. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
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Provides access to online books through the Lister Hill Library catalog and A-Z list.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password (for most E-Books).

 
Description: List of electronic, online journals. Check the catalog for print journals. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
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Collection of e-books on a variety of topics. Previously known as NetLibrary.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

1 simultaneous user.

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Description: Collection of health science e-books. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

1 simultaneous user.
 
Description: Access to UAB's EbscoHost databases via mobile devices such as iPhone, iPod, & Blackberry. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Periodicals, books, & yearbooks on education. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Cross-cultural database that contains over 350,000 pages of information on all aspects of cultural & social life. Search or browse by culture or country. 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
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Contains various publications from many agencies, boards & commissions within Alabama state government. From the Alabama Department of Archives & History.

 
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Free

 
Description: UAB electronic theses & dissertations (ETD). Search the catalog for print theses & dissertations. Electronic theses dissertations (including embargoed titles) are also accessible through the catalog. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Envirofacts Master Chemical Integrator. Chemical data from various databases. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Online encyclopedia. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
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Online bibliographic management software.

 
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Must create individual account using UAB email address.

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Description: Databases related to toxicology & environmental health. Includes TOXNET. 
Access Information: Free
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Drug & clinical reference for more than 3,300 drugs (brand & generic).

 
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Free

Mobile version available.

 
Description:

Journal articles & reports in education.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.

Can also access thru OCLC & ProQuest.

 
Description: Best practices for research & academic writers. 
 
 
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Practice exam questions that simulate those on the USMLE, certification review, & board exams.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Individual registration with UAB email address required.

Description: Full text articles in over 500 journals covering business, education, humanities, science, & social science. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
Description: Eye & vision resources on the Web. Compiled by Association of Vision Science Librarians (AVSL). 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Primary source for drug information & interactions, herbal information, & patient medication handouts. Includes Drug Facts & Comparisons
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.
Help:
  • Click "I Accept" on Terms of Use.
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Description: F1000 identifies & evaluates the most important articles in biology & medical research publications. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Gateway to statistics from over 100 federal agencies. 
Access Information: Free
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Description: Medical collection of handbooks & First Aid test prep books. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Unlimited number of users.

Users shall be premitted to print out one copy only, for User's own research or study.
 
Description:

Point of care information from Clinical Key.

 
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Free.

Individual registration required. Once registered, download the app & log in with personal account username & password.

For iPhone, iPod Touch, & iPad.

 
Description: Digitized correspondence of Florence Nightingale ranging in date from 1853-1893. Most of the letters discuss either war relief charities for the Franco-Prussian War or sanitation work in India. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description:

Family Medicine Computer-Assisted Simulations for Educating Students. Virtual patient program for Family Medicine clerkship.

 
Access Information:

Must register using UAB email address.

 
Description:

Fellowship & Residency Interactive Database. Information on graduate medical education programs.

 
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Free

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Description: Global technology-related research information. 
Access Information: Access requires Blazer ID & password.
Description: Publications focusing on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas. Contains archival material dating back to 1970. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Information on company performance, industry events, & trends. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
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Citations & some full text for all areas of general science.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description: Guide to understanding human genetic disorders & related genes & chromosomes. 
Access Information: Free
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Catalog of the world's health & demographic data from Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington.

 
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Free

 
Description:

Provides access to citations of scholarly literature.

 
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Free. Access to full text requires Blazer ID & password.

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Variety of databases including PubMed, PubMed Central, journals, books, & other life sciences databases.

 
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Free

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Find & apply for federal government grants.

 
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Free

 
Description: Contains a collection of scholarly, government & general-interest titles covering all aspects of human impact on the environment. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
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Publication from the New York Academy of Medicine Library. Alerts readers to new grey literature publications in health services research & selected public health topics.

 
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Free

 
Description: From National Cancer Institute. Behavioral & social science measures. Currently in Beta.
 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Health and Psychosocial Instruments. Citations on health & psychosocial tests & measurements. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.
Description: Web version of the textbook Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine. Updated every 2 weeks. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

13 simultaneous users.
 
Description: Lists local health services & resources around the state. Free consumer health information service of the Alabama public & medical libraries. 
Access Information: Free
 
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Full text nursing & allied health journals, news articles, consumer health information sources, & multimedia.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

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Description: Full text for nearly 300 consumer-based health topics. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.
 
Description: Full text to 550 journals in nursing & allied health. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.
 
Description:

Includes basic, intermediate, & complex heart sounds.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password. Individual registration required.

Instructions:
To find Heart Songs for Institutions. First Login in to CardioSourcePlus for Institutions. Choose Lifelong Learning and MOC, then Resources. Next scroll down to find Heart Songs for Institutions listed on the left.

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Description: American Botanical Resources include: HerbalGram online, HerbClip online, Healthy Ingredients, Commission E Monographs, Expanded Commission E Monographs, & HerbMedPro. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Journals in science, technology, & medicine. Also searches MEDLINE. From Stanford University Libraries. 
Access Information: Free
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Description: Information on health effects, safety, & handling of household products from Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS). 
Access Information: Free
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Description: Human Resources for Health Global Resource Center. Resources focused on human resources for health in developing countries. 
Access Information: Free
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Description: Health services research resources providing numerous Internet links to data, funding announcements, reports, podcasts, discussion groups, & more. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description:

Document delivery & interlibrary loan system.

 
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ILLiad username & password required.

Description: Supports electronic submission of funding applications and compliance forms at UAB. Includes SPIN funding database. 
Access Information: Requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Journal Citation Reports. Find impact factors & compare journals using citation data. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description:

An evidence-based practice content set covering a wide range of medical, nursing, and health science specialties.

 
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Blazer ID & password required.

 
Description:

Journal of Visualized Experiments.  Basic protocols.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description: Digital archive for over 1,000 journals across the humanities, social sciences, & sciences. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Includes books & videos available for check out at TKC PRL (The Kirklin Clinic Patient Resource Library). 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Publications, transcripts, & blogs from all over the world; covers news, law, business, & medicine.

For more news sources, see the other Lexis-Nexis databases
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
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Description: LHL instruction videos 
 
 
Description: Catalog of all books, journals, audiovisuals, databases, & resources at LHL. 
Access Information: Off-campus access to resources found in catalog requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Literature & genomics resource catalogue. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Lists suppliers for antibodies, cytokines, enzymes, recombinant proteins, lectins, neuropeptides, & immunoassays. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Clinical information for nurses. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires BlazerID & password.

Licensed to & funded by the UAB Health System.
 
Description: Clinical information for nurses. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires BlazerID & password.

Licensed to & funded by the UAB Health System.
 
Description: Library Information Science & Technology Abstracts. 
Access Information: Free
 
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Collection of medical books.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Site License (unlimited access)

 

 

 
Description: Full text of more than 2000 general reference publications. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.
 
Description: Materials in the Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University. 
Access Information: Free
Description: Interactive clinical tools & formulas including unit & dose converters, calculators, equations, & decision trees. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Links to Web resources with authoritative health information. Includes information about drugs, illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, & the latest health news. 
Access Information: Free

Mobile version available.
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Description: Webcasts of surgical procedures performed at medical centers in the U.S. 
Access Information: Free
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  • RealPlayer and/or Flash must be installed.
  • Disable pop up blocker in browser.
Description: Medical Image Database, provided by the Departments of Radiology & Biomedical Informatics, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Information on standardized tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, & related areas. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.
Description: Concise reference books of clinical information. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: The classic standard book series. 2000-present. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
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  • Other volumes available on 2nd floor under the call number QU 25 C719m.
Description: Nursing & Allied Health Resources Section of MLA. List of free nursing resources. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Books & reports published by National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine, & others on topics of science, engineering, & health. 
Access Information: Free
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Description: Resource for molecular biology information, software for analyzing genome data, & molecular bases of health. 
Access Information: Free
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Description: Scientific research & information on complementary & alternative medicine. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description:

Principal health statistics agency in U.S.

 
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Free

 
Description: Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. 
Access Information: Free.

Guidelines can be downloaded to PDA.
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Description: Information on symptoms, causes, treatments, clinical trials & more on rare disorders. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description:

Resource for evidence-based quality measures & measure sets.  From the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality.

 
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Free

 
Description:

Provides high quality, evidence-based information on complementary & alternative therapies.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available. Requires a free Skyscape account.

 
Description: Online resource of laboratory protocols for bench researchers. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
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Description: A dynamic inventory of Web-based neuroscience resources: data, materials, & tools. 
Access Information: Free
Description: Selected full text for 25 U.S. & international newspapers. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.
 
Description: Website for archived publications resulting from NIH-funded research. 
 
Help: LHL provides assistance in finding & obtaining PMCIDs, submitting manuscripts, & following the approval process.
Description: Videocasts & podcasts of health-related topics from various lecture series within the National Institutes of Health. 
Access Information: Free
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Description: Search several National Library of Medicine databases & resources simultaneously. 
Access Information: Free
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Description: Diet & professional practice manual from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (A.N.D.). 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

3 simultaneous users.
 
Description: Journals covering a variety of topics as well as papers & conference proceedings. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
Help:
  • Use the drop down menu to search in a specific topic or database.
Description: Catalog of human genes & genetic disorders.
 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Covers controversial social issues such as abortion & AIDS. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description:

List of items in the American Occupational Therapy Association's library. Includes citations to monographs, journals, dissertations, theses, conference proceedings, & audio/visual materials.

 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description:

Occupational Therapy Systematic Evaluation of Evidence. Abstracts of systematic reviews & randomized controlled trials.

 
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Free

 
Description: Collection of e-books & e-journals.

This Ovid database does not include MEDLINE. To search MEDLINE, please go to PubMed.
 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
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  • Click Continue then select resource.
Description: Guide to the meaning, history, usage, & pronunciation of words. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: A tool for physician assistant certification & recertification. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Individual registration required.

Unlimited simultaneous users.
 
Description: International health policy & social issues. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: International health policy & social issues. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: 3D biological macromolecular structure data. From the Research Collaboratory for Structural Bioinformatics (RCSB). 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
Description: NCI's Comprehensive Cancer Database of peer-reviewed summaries & clinical trials. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Diet & professional practice manual from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (A.N.D.). 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

2 user license.
 
Description: Includes over 18,000 randomized trials, systematic reviews, & clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy. All trials are independently assessed & rated for quality. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Pathology Education Instructional Resource. Over 40,000 multidisciplinary images for use in medical education. Developed under the supervision of Dr. Peter Anderson for use by UAB faculty & students. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Digitized collection of material chronicling Alabama's valiant campaign against the nutritional deficiency disease, pellagra. 
Access Information: Free
 
Description: Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress. Citations & abstracts to international literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) & other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description: Population Information Online. Citations & abstracts to articles, reports, & books in the fields of population, family planning, & related health issues. From Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. 
Access Information: Free
Description: Index to the world's literature on population from 1986-2000. 
Access Information: Free
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Description:

Procedure reference tool with illustrations/multimedia for each procedure.  Included in ClinicalKey.

 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available thru First Consult.

Help:
  • Search for topic, then narrow results to Procedures Consult under "Content Type" on the left.
Description: Articles from over 70 journals published by the APA, APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, & Hogrefe & Huber. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description:

Provides access to various journals and books including the DSM Library.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description: Abstracts & citations to books, book chapters, & journals in the behavioral sciences & mental health. 
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Description:

PDF search engine for the life sciences.

 
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Free

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password to access full text.

Mobile version available.

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Description:

Interface for searching MEDLINE, the online index of biomedical journal article citations from 1950 to present. Premiere database of medical literature.

 
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Off-campus access to full text requires Blazer ID & password. If you don't have a Blazer ID, click here to access PubMed.

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Description: Allows users to limit the 20 million+ citations in PubMed to those that are dietary supplement-related.
 
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Description: Provides integrated access to clinical effectiveness reviews. 
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Specialized PubMed searches on healthcare quality & costs.

 
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Free

 
Description:

Relationship-driven search for biomedical literature.

 
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Free

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Description:

Collection of health science e-books.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password. R2 uses cookies to manage user sessions & control access.

MobilePDR available.

 
Description:

Literature database on disability & rehabilitation.

 
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Free

 
Description:

Advanced patent search and analysis tool.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Limited to 2 concurrent users.

Mobile version available.

 
Description: Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tool Expenditures & Results. Database of federally-funded biomedical research projects, patents, & publications. 
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Description: List of grants & funding types to support health research. 
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Description:

Series of courses developed for researchers, clinicians, health care professionals, educators, and students. Provides a basic scientific understanding of the major physiological differences between the sexes, the influences these differences have on illness and health outcomes, and the implications for policy, medical research, and health care.

 
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Free

 
Description: Gateway to government science information & research results 
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Description:

Desktop tool for searching Chemical Abstracts, CAS REGISTRY number database, CHEMCATS for source information, CASREACT for organic reactions, CHEMLIST for regulatory information, & MEDLINE.

 
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Must register using UAB email address.

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3 simultaneous users.

Description:

Abstract & citation database of peer-reviewed literature & quality web sources from 1996-present.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile versions available after individual registration.

Replacement for Web of Science.

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Description:

Simulated Internal Medicine Patient Learning Experience. Virtual patient program for Internal Medicine clerkship.

 
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Must register using UAB email address.

 
Description: Collection of 20,000+ illustrations & animations on anatomy, physiology, surgery, diseases, conditions, trauma, embryology, histology, & more. 
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Description:

Journals in interdisciplinary fields like anthropology, criminology, economics, psychology, sociology, & social work.

 
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Description: Journals in sociology, social work, & other social sciences. 
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Description: Citations to books & journals in sports medicine, exercise physiology, & related disciplines. From the Sport Information Resource Centre. 
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Mobile version available.
 
Description: Online books. 
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Description: Collection of health science e-books. 
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2 simultaneous users.
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Description: 28th ed. (2006)

 
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2 simultaneous users.
 
Description: Catalog of all books, journals, audiovisuals, databases, & resources at Sterne Library. 
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Description: List of databases & resources at Sterne. Also see the Business & Education databases. 
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Description: Bibliography of commercially available tests currently in print in the English language. From the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska. 
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Mobile version available.
 
Description:

Contains textbooks and color atlases covering the medical school curriculum.

 
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Description: Databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, & environmental health. 
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Description: Clinical search tool for finding evidence-based practice information. 
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Description: Includes the following collections: Art History, Birmingham Medical College, Electronic Theses & Dissertations, Ethnographic Films, Florence Nightingale, Oral History, Pellagra in Alabama, UAB Publications, William C. Carter, & UAB Portrait Collection. 
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Description: Miscellaneous items from the three components of the Historical Collections unit of UAB Lister Hill Library of the Health Sciences: Alabama Museum of the Health Sciences, Reynolds Historical Library, & the UAB Archives. 
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Description: Helps UAB’s research community navigate the complexities of extramurally funded sponsored programs. 
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Description: Ongoing project to photograph & document portraits in UAB buildings. 
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Description:

App from Unbound Medicine that includes a MEDLINE search tool, Johns Hopkins ABX Guide, & more. Features include UAB Article Linker button for accessing PDFs, clinical search mode, favorites, & Grapherence tool that visually displays article bibliographies & cites.

 
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Mobile access available after individual registration.

 
Description: Bibliographic & publisher information for periodicals. Also known as: Ulrich's Periodical Directory. 
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Description:

Clinical information tool with over 70,000 pages of peer-reviewed, fully-referenced, & illustrated topic reviews. Includes related charts, x-rays, photographs, movies, & MEDLINE abstracts.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Licensed to & funded by the UAB Health System.

Mobile site available.  Mobile app does not work with UAB's institutional subscription.

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  • Contact Reference for help using UpToDate.
  • For technical support, please contact the HSIS Help Desk at (205) 934-8888 or the UpToDate "Contact Us" at 1-888-550-4788.
Description:

Clinical information tool with over 70,000 pages of peer-reviewed, fully-referenced, & illustrated topic reviews. Includes related charts, x-rays, photographs, movies, & MEDLINE abstracts.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Licensed to & funded by the UAB Health System.

Mobile site available.  Mobile app does not work with UAB's institutional subscription.

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  • UTD CME brochure
  • Contact Reference for help using UpToDate.
  • For technical support, please contact the HSIS Help Desk at (205) 934-8888 or the UpToDate "Contact Us" at 1-888-550-4788.
Description: Diagnostic decision support system to aid in the diagnosis of visually identifiable diseases. 
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25 simultaneous users.

Mobile version available. Click on "Get VisualDx Mobile Free."
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Description:

Web version of Science Citation Index.

 
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Off campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Please use Scopus for most current citation information.

LHL's subscription to current content in Web of Science ceased December 31, 2011.

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Description: Biographical dictionary of medical eponyms (devices, procedures, & diseases named for a person or place). 
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Description:

Series of web-based modules for surgical education.

 
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Must register using UAB email address.

 
Description:

Women’s Health Resources is a centralized location for the latest information about significant topics in women’s health from scientific journals, peer-reviewed sources, NIH Institutes and Centers, and health news sources.  Brought to you by the National Library of Medicine and the Office of Research on Women’s Health as part of the National Institutes of Health.

 
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Free

 
Description:

Catalog of books, journals & other materials in over 50,000 libraries worldwide.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
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