Beginning this summer and throughout the fall semester, we are working to upgrade the research experience by making ongoing improvements to our Research Guides.
You may encounter changes in the look and feel of the Research Guides website along with structural changes to our existing guides.
If you have any questions or concerns about this process
please let us know.
AccessMedicine provides health professionals with access to leading clinical references, thousands of images and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files, and time-saving diagnostic and point-of-care tools.
An integrated online resource that provides medical students, surgical residents, and practicing pediatricians with a broad range of content that covers the entire span of pediatric practice, from neonatology through adolescent medicine. Access Pediatrics includes more than 20 e-books, drug monographs, and images useable in academic lectures and presentations.
A clinical search engine powered by Elseviers proprietary medical taxonomy, EMMeT. ClinicalKey cross searches over 1,000 books, 500 journals, and 2,500 procedural videos from evidence-based and peer-reviewed resources.
PubMed comprises over 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. PubMed citations and abstracts include the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences. PubMed also provides access to additional relevant web sites and links to the other NCBI molecular biology resources.
Three unique citation databases which allow searching cited references as well as traditional searches independently or in combination: Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts and Humanities Citation Index.
Point of Care Tutorials are available for the following databases:
Please note that while UpToDate is shown in the guide, access to UTD is not extended at this time due to licensing restrictions.
The CMA Infobase is a public database of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines (CPGs). Maintained by the Canadian Medical Association, it currently includes over 1200 CPGs developed or endorsed by an authorative medical or health organization in Canada.
AAP Policy brings together a constellation of policy documents from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Policy Statements, Clinical Reports, Clinical Practice Guidelines, Technical Reports, Affirmations of Value, and Parent Pages can now be found in one convenient location.
The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) develops clinical practice guidelines to assist its members in clinical decision making related to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of neurologic disorders. Each guideline makes specific practice recommendations based upon a rigorous and comprehensive evaluation of all available scientific data.
'Read by QxMD' provides a single place to keep up with new medical & scientific research, read outstanding topic reviews and search PubMed. Users will need to sign into app with their FAU credentials. Once verified, QxMD can remain logged in per user preference.
Get full text PDFs with one tap
Keep up with the latest new research that will impact your practice
Browse through 1000s of outstanding topic reviews
Search millions of articles from PubMed and our database of outstanding topic reviews
Read your favorite journals or browse article collections.
Access full text through your university/institutional subscription or via open access publishers
Share articles with colleagues over email, Twitter and Facebook
Organize and review your personal collection of articles
Use the center blue box to look up keyword(s) ~or~
Use a drop down to narrow by type, need (clinical practice or research), or tools.
All results will bring back the medical resources the library provides that matches your query.
All blue boxes were designed to be a comprehensive source of information on that resource: what it is, where to access it, how to access it if there are special instructions, and any features that will help users quickly determine what the resource provides (such as cases, drug information, 2 Minute Medicine, etc.)
Note: this is a stand alone resource compiled and provided by the medical librarians to bridge the user with our most frequently used resources. It is not a comprehensive source of all FAU libraries resources. For comprehensive resources, please search for the following keywords:
All FAU Libraries Databases
All Medical Databases
All Electronic Journals
Where: The Core Books can be searched by key word via the Library Resources page, but the Core Books & Study Tools page provides the lists as well as other curriculum resources.