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Databases A-Z: Search Results
Access: Free to all users.
Coverage: Not stated
Description: BioMed Central is a commercial STM (Science, Technology and Medicine) publisher of over 200 open access, online, peer-reviewed journals. All original research articles published by BioMed Central are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication. Free registration allows users to receive alerts and customize the homepage.
BIOSIS (Biological Abstracts)
Access: Mediated search service.
Coverage: 1969 - present
Vocabulary: BIOSIS Thesaurus
Description: Biological AbstractsÂ® provides users with easy access to the latest information in virtually every life science discipline, and contains more than 13.2 million archival records from as far back as 1969, with more than 370,000 citations added each year. Most of the records include informative abstracts written by the author.
BMJ Updates (Evidence-Based Medicine)
Access: Free to all users; requires registration.
Coverage: 2002 - present
Updated: Not stated
Description: Use BMJ Updates both to search for best-evidence literature from over 100 journals and to receive email alerts about new evidence on topics of your choice. Ratings are made by the McMaster Online Rating of Evidence (MORE) rating panel, with >1700 participants from around the world, all in clinical practice. Journals covered include quarterly updates of the Cochrane Library.
Access: Direct access via campus computers. Off-campus access requires Jefferson Campus Key.
Coverage: Current editions only
Updated: Not stated
Description: OvidSP offers both table of contents and a search option for its books. The Books@Ovid database includes full text, references, updates, and graphics from some of the most respected sources in medicine, nursing, and pharmacology.