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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.
 
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Assistive technology products for people with disabilities.

 
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Free Access.

 
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Evidence-based decision support tool for infectious disease. Also known as: Johns Hopkins ABX Guide.

 
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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.

Unlimited simultaneous users.

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  • Individual login required for review tests.
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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.

Help:
  • 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.
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Collection of neurology e-books.

 

Also known as: Neurology Collection

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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
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.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

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. 

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.
 
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The Alabama Dept. of Archives and History Digital Collections contain various publications from many agencies, boards & commissions within Alabama state government. From the Alabama Department of Archives & History.

 
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Free Access.

 
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Information on healthcare research & quality including data & surveys, clinical information, funding opportunities, research findings, & more.

 
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Free Access.

 
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Citations to agricultural literature. From the National Agricultural Library (NAL) catalog.

 
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Free Access.

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An international multilingual database covering all aspects of agriculture from the Food & Agriculture Organization (FAO). Coverage: 1975-present.

 
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Free Access.

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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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  • Click "I Accept" on the STAT!Ref End User License.
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A combination of resources made available thru funding by the Alabama state legislature for education. Primarily K-12, but includes some higher level resources.

 
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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.

 
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Free Access.

 
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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.

 
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Free Access.

 
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.

 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

20 simultaneous users.

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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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 Access.

 
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Videos demonstrating head-to-toe & systems-based physical examination techniques.  Also includes test prep videos for OSCEs or Objective Structured Clinical Examinations.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
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.

 
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Free Access.

 
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Publisher of peer-reviewed, open access journals.

 
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Free Access.

 
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.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Reviews of current English-language fiction & nonfiction books.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description: In print, out-of-print, & forthcoming books, audios, & videos. Includes reviews & synopses. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description:

Provides a way to browse, read and monitor scholarly journals from your desktop, laptop, smartphone or tablet.

 


 

 
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To access BrowZine through your smartphone or tablet, enter the app store and search for browzine and download it. When you open BrowZine for the first time, you will see a list of schools, please select UAB; then enter your Blazer ID and Password. Select the subject areas and start browsing!

 

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Peer-reviewed journals & popular publications covering business.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.

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Online cardiology resources from the American College of Cardiology.

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

Must log in to MyACC in order to access Heart Songs for Institutions.

 
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Electronic & print publications from the legislative, executive, & judicial branches of the federal government.

 
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Free Access.

 
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Health information & statistics.

 
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Free Access.

 
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.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile site and iPhone and Android apps available through links at the bottom of the CINAHL database screen.

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

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Antibody search engine.

 
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Free Access.

 
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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 Access.

 
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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.

In order to access book chapter PDFs you must create an individual account.

Mobile version available thru First Consult.

 
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Registry of federally & privately supported clinical trials.

 
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Free Access.

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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.

 
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Systematic reviews, clinical trials, & studies for evidence-based medicine.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

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Protocols in cell, developmental & molecular biology, genetics, bioinformatics, protein science, computational biology, immunology, neuroscience, & imaging.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

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The Fund supports independent research on health care issues and makes grants to improve health care practice and policy.

 
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Free Access.

 
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.

 
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Information about vitamins, herbal supplements, & nutritional products. Includes product evaluations, test results, product recalls, safety warnings, & encyclopedia of natural products & drug interactions.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

4 simultaneous users.

 
Description:

Includes UAB's copyright policy, FAQs, and Ask a Copyright Question form.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Series of web-based modules for radiology education.

 
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Must register using UAB email address.

 

 
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Contains video materials that are available for learning and teaching on campus. The collection includes locally licensed streamed videos, online course lectures from UAB departments, and other general webinars of interest to the campus community.

 
Access Information:

Free Access.

 
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:

Provides fast and easy access to data from licensed and public domain datasets. Trial includes access to the Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference (a quick search to find numbers and charts) and the premium datasets EASI Market Planner, China Data Center – Subnational, and International Stocks & Metals.

 
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Trial ends March 31, 2016.

On campus access only.

 
Description:

Includes journals covering all areas of dentistry.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile site and iPhone and Android apps available through links at the bottom of the Dentistry & Oral Sciences Source database screen.

 
Description:

Differential diagnosis tool with 1000+ diagnoses.

 
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Purchase mobile app for iOS and Android thru Unbound Medicine.

 
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2D & 3D anatomical, annotated images.

 
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Free Access.

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ProQuest database providing citations & abstracts of dissertations & some theses completed at UAB.

 

Also known as: ProQuest Dissertations & Theses @ University of Alabama at Birmingham

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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description:

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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ProQuest's dissertations & theses for health and medicine.

 
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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.

 
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Free Access.

 
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.

 
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Free Access.

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FAQs

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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.

Download the free DynaMed App from the iTunes Store or Google Play.

 

 
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.

 
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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.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

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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.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description:

Collection of e-books on a variety of topics. Previously known as NetLibrary.

 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

1 simultaneous user.

Mobile site and iPhone and Android apps available through links at the bottom of the eBook Collection database screen.

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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.

Mobile site and iPhone and Android apps available through links at the bottom of the Education Full Text database screen.

 
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. 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description:

UAB electronic theses & dissertations (ETD). Search the Lister Hill Library catalog and the Sterne Library catalog for print theses & dissertations. Electronic theses dissertations (including embargoed titles) are also accessible through the catalog.

 
Access Information:

Free Access.

 
Description:

Covers international biomedical literature from 1947 to the present day.

 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.


 
Description:

Dietetics language for nutrtion care.

 

Also known as: Nutrition Terminology Reference Manual

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Off campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description:

Online encyclopedia.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description:

Online bibliographic management software.

 
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Must create individual account using UAB email address.

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Databases related to toxicology & environmental health. Includes TOXNET.

 
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Free Access.

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Drug & clinical reference for more than 3,300 drugs (brand & generic).

 
Access Information:

Free Access.


Mobile version available.

 
Description:

Journal articles & reports in education. ERIC is also available through OCLC & ProQuest.

 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile site and iPhone and Android apps available through links at the bottom of the ERIC database screen. 

 
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).

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Open access repository for posters and slide presentations across biology and medicine.

 
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Free Access.

 

 
Description:

Personalized recommendations of the best biomedical research articles from 5000 faculty members.                

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description:

Primary source for drug information & interactions, herbal information, & patient medication handouts. Includes Drug Facts & Comparisons.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.

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Gateway to statistics from over 100 federal agencies.

 
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Free Access.

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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.

 
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Free Access.

 
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 Access.

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Information on company performance, industry events, & trends.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
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.
 
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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.

 
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Guide to understanding human genetic disorders & related genes & chromosomes.

 
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Free Access.

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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 Access.

 
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Provides access to citations of scholarly literature.

 
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Free Access.

Access to some 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 Access.

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Find & apply for federal government grants.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Contains a collection of scholarly, government & general-interest titles covering all aspects of human impact on the environment.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile site and iPhone and Android apps available through links at the bottom of the GreenFILE database screen.

 
Description:

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 Access.

 
Description:

From National Cancer Institute. Behavioral & social science measures. Currently in Beta.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Health and Psychosocial Instruments. Citations on health & psychosocial tests & measurements.

 
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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:

Systematic reviews evaluating the effectiveness of public health interventions.

 
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Free Access.

 

 
Description:

Lists local health services & resources around the state. Free consumer health information service of the Alabama public & medical libraries.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Full text nursing & allied health journals, news articles, consumer health information sources, & multimedia.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
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.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.

 
Description:

Includes basic, intermediate, & complex heart sounds.

 
Access Information:

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

Instructions for accessing Heart Songs:
Log in to MyACC. Choose Heart Songs for Institutions and scroll down to find the audio files.  

 
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.
 
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Journals in science, technology, & medicine. Also searches MEDLINE. From Stanford University Libraries.

 
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Free Access.

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Information on health effects, safety, & handling of household products from Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).

 
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Free Access.

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Human Resources for Health Global Resource Center. Resources focused on human resources for health in developing countries.

 
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Free Access.

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Health services research resources providing numerous Internet links to data, funding announcements, reports, podcasts, discussion groups, & more.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th revision.

 
Access Information:

Free Access.

 
Description:

Document delivery & interlibrary loan system.

 
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ILLiad username & password required.

Description:

Provides access to the digitized version of the printed Index-Catalogue of the Library of the Surgeon General's Office.

 
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Free Access.

 
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:

Online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks for undergraduate, graduate, and professional exams including GRE, LSAT, MAT, MCAT, TOEFL, ACT, SAT, PRAXIS, and more.

 

 
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First-time users: Go to the APLS website. Choose LearningExpress from the Resource and Research Links list. Choose to Register as a new user, then create an account. Do not use BlazerID username or password. Registered users: Log in at LearningExpress Library.

 
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Publications, transcripts, & blogs from all over the world; covers news, law, business, & medicine.

For more news sources, see the other Lexis-Nexis databases.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

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LHL instruction videos

 
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Free Access.

 
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:

Lists suppliers for antibodies, cytokines, enzymes, recombinant proteins, lectins, neuropeptides, & immunoassays.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Clinical information for nurses.

 
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Off-campus access requires BlazerID & password.

Licensed to & funded by the UAB Health System.

 
Description:

Clinical information for nurses.

 
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Off-campus access requires BlazerID & password.

Licensed to & funded by the UAB Health System.

 
Description:

Library Information Science & Technology Abstracts.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Collection of medical books.

 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Unlimited simultaneous users.

 

 

 
Description:

Online language-learning program that teaches actual conversation skills for over 70 languages. Includes Medical Spanish.

 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

First time users must create a profile before logging in.

Available through any mobile app.

 
Description:

Beginning with the 1988 conference Marcel Proust at UAB, the Mervyn H. Sterne Library began aggressively collecting works by and about Marcel Proust and currently has the third best collection of Proust material in the United States. 

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Full text of more than 2000 general reference publications.

 
Access Information:

Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.

 
Description:

Allows searching books available in all Access resources. This includes AccessAnesthesiology,  AccessEmergencyMedicine, AccessMedicine, AccessSurgery, and the Neurology Collection.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

 
Description: Interactive clinical tools & formulas including unit & dose converters, calculators, equations, & decision trees. 
Access Information: Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.
 
Description:

The Reynolds-Finley Historical Library holds seven medieval and Renaissance manuscripts dating from the mid-14th through the 16th centuries. These works are mostly medical and scientific tracts, including ones by leading thinkers of the period such as Arnold of Villanova, Petrus Peregrinus, and al-Razi (Rhazes). 

 
Access Information:

Free Access. See also the online exhibit.

 
Description:

Links to Web resources with authoritative health information. Includes information about drugs, illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, & the latest health news.

 
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Free Access.

Mobile version available.

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Description:

Webcasts of surgical procedures performed at medical centers in the U.S.

 
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Free Access.

Help:
  • RealPlayer and/or Flash must be installed.
  • Disable pop up blocker in browser.
Description:

Information on standardized tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, & related areas.

 
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Off-campus access requires Blazer ID & password.

Mobile version available.

Description:

Concise reference books of clinical information.

 
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Free Access.

 
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.
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Nursing & Allied Health Resources Section of MLA. List of free nursing resources.

 
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Free Access.

 
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Books & reports published by National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine, & others on topics of science, engineering, & health.

 
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Free Access.

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Publications for the patient, the public, & health professionals from the National Cancer Institute (NCI).

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Resource for molecular biology information, software for analyzing genome data, & molecular bases of health.

 
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Free Access.

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Scientific research & information on complementary & alternative medicine.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Principal health statistics agency in U.S.

 
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Free Access.

 
Description:

Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.

 
Access Information:

Free Access.

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 Access.

 
Description:

Provides information on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary alternative and integrative therapies. Formerly Natural Standard and Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database.

 
Access Information:

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:

Collection of neurology e-books.

 

Also known as: Neurology Collection

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A dynamic inventory of Web-based neuroscience resources: data, materials, & tools.

 
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Selected full text for 25 U.S. & international newspapers.

 
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Website for archived publications resulting from NIH-funded research.

 
 
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LHL provides assistance in finding & obtaining PMCIDs, submitting manuscripts, & following the approval process.

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Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tool Expenditures & Results. Database of federally-funded biomedical research projects, patents, & publications.

 
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Search several National Library of Medicine databases & resources simultaneously.

 
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Description: Diet & professional practice manual from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (A.N.D.). 
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Dietetics language for nutrtion care.

 

Also known as: Nutrition Terminology Reference Manual

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Journals covering a variety of topics as well as papers & conference proceedings.

 
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No longer available starting in late 2016. Use OCLC WorldCat Discovery as a replacement.

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Catalog of human genes & genetic disorders.

 
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Description: Covers controversial social issues such as abortion & AIDS. 
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List of items in the American Occupational Therapy Association's library. Includes citations to monographs, journals, dissertations, theses, conference proceedings, & audio/visual materials.

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

 
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Collection of e-books & e-journals.

This Ovid database does not include MEDLINE. To search MEDLINE, please go to PubMed.

 
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Description: Guide to the meaning, history, usage, & pronunciation of words. 
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Academic monographs in business and management, mathematics, public health and epidemiology, and social work. 

 
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A tool for physician assistant certification & recertification.

 
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Unlimited simultaneous users.

 
Description: International health policy & social issues. 
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Description: International health policy & social issues. 
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Documentary films and series covering history, science, health, technology, performing arts, psychology, education, anthropology, politics and literature.

 
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3D biological macromolecular structure data. From the Research Collaboratory for Structural Bioinformatics (RCSB).

 
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NCI's Comprehensive Cancer Database of peer-reviewed summaries & clinical trials.

 
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Diet & professional practice manual from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (A.N.D.).

 
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Includes over 18,000 randomized trials, systematic reviews, & clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy. All trials are independently assessed & rated for quality.

 
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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.

 
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Digitized collection of material chronicling Alabama's valiant campaign against the nutritional deficiency disease, pellagra.

 
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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. 
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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.

 
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Index to the world's literature on population from 1986-2000.

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

 
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Mobile version available thru First Consult.

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ProQuest database providing citations & abstracts of dissertations & some theses completed at UAB.

 

Also known as: ProQuest Dissertations & Theses @ University of Alabama at Birmingham

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Description: Articles from over 70 journals published by the APA, APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, & Hogrefe & Huber. 
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Provides access to various journals and books including the DSM Library.

 
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Description: Abstracts & citations to books, book chapters, & journals in the behavioral sciences & mental health. 
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PDF search engine for the life sciences.

 
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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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Allows users to limit the 20 million+ citations in PubMed to those that are dietary supplement-related.

 
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Provides integrated access to clinical effectiveness reviews.

 
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Specialized PubMed searches on healthcare quality & costs.

 
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Relationship-driven search for biomedical literature.

 
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Collection of health science e-books.

 
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Literature database on disability & rehabilitation.

 
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Scientific electronic library online. Available in Spanish, English and Portuguese.

 
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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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Gateway to government science information & research results

 
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Includes journal and book titles.

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

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

 
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Description: Collection of 20,000+ illustrations & animations on anatomy, physiology, surgery, diseases, conditions, trauma, embryology, histology, & more. 
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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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Description: Online books. 
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Description: Collection of health science e-books. 
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Description: 28th ed. (2006)

 
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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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Over 40,000 eBooks in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Behavioural Sciences, Built Environment, STM and Law, from leading imprints, including Routledge, Focal Press and Psychology Press.

 
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Trial ends February 22, 2016

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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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Contains textbooks and color atlases covering the medical school curriculum.

 
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Databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, & environmental health.

 
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Clinical search tool for finding evidence-based practice information.

 
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Various collections of UAB publications, letters, images, theses and dissertations, video and audio recordings, and historical materials.

 
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Free Access. Art History Collection requires Blazer ID & password.

 
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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-Finley Historical Library, & the UAB Archives.

 
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Helps UAB�s research community navigate the complexities of extramurally funded sponsored programs.

 
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Selected portraits found in UAB buildings.

 
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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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Description: Bibliographic & publisher information for periodicals. Also known as: Ulrich's Periodical Directory. 
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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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Licensed to & funded by the UAB Health System.

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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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This collection of material was donated to UAB by Dr. William C. Carter, a Distinguished Professor at UAB. The Carter Collection is housed in the UAB Archives.

 
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Series of web-based modules for surgical education.

 
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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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Simultaneous search of all OCLC databases available through UAB Libraries. Covers, journals, papers, proceedings, archives, and digital resources.

 
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