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  • DynaMed
    DynaMed™ is a clinical reference tool created by physicians for physicians and other health care professionals for use at the point-of-care. With clinically -organized summaries for more than 3,200 topics.

Research Databases

  • PubMed
    PubMed is the Cadillac of medical databases. PubMed consists of over 20 million medical citations.
  • Nursing (Medical) Films on Demand  
    Nursing (Medical) videos with a clinical focus as well as theoretical are featured in this database.
  • Films on Demand: Health and Medicine
    This is an excellent resource for films in the areas of health and medicine.
  • Google Scholar
    If you are using Google Scholar for the first time, set the preference to Augsburg. This give you access to full text materials at Augsburg as well as inter-library loan options.
  • Alt HealthWatch
    Find scholarly and popular articles about nontraditional medical information and trends, such as vegetarian diets, massage, herbal medicine, acupuncture, yoga, and more.
  • Academic Search Premier
    Academic Search Premier is the best general database to search. It covers everything from art to zoology. ASP contains over 8300 journals in all academic disciplines with over 4600 full text journals.
  • Find It!
    No full text? Click "Find It" by the article to get it elsewhere, or to order it (learn more).

Web Resources

  • MedlinePlus
    MedlinePlus is an excellent site for easy-to-understand health information, including videos and tutorials. It's what you want your patients to use. Topics include diseases, surgeries, medical procedures, health news, and more. Also see the Medical Encyclopedia and Medical Dictionary.
  • WebMD
    WebMD is a community of experts in medicine, health communication, journalism, and content creation providing trustworthy health information.
  • Anatomy Videos from Medline Plus
    These animated videos show the anatomy of body parts and organ systems and how diseases and conditions affect them


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