New Resources 2016

April 1, 2016

APA Publishing Library
26 titles in this psychiatry collection, including the DSM-5, practice guidelines, study books, and more.

DynaMed Plus
DynaMed Plus is an evidence-based clinical reference tool created by physicians for physicians and other health care professionals for use primarily at the ‘point-of-care’. This “upgraded” version includes more images and integration with Isabel Dx. Mobile app available (learn more).

ClinicalKey for Nursing
Formerly Mosby’s Nursing Consult, ClinicalKey for Nursing is an evidence-based medicine tool which brings the leading Nursing resources together in one integrated online service to help nurses efficiently find answers to pressing clinical questions. It contains eBooks, patient education, multimedia, procedures, and more.

ESI InCites
Essential Science Indicators is a unique compilation of performance statistics and trends extrapolated from counts of articles published in scholarly journals and the citations to those articles. View Top Papers, Highly Cited Papers, or Hot Papers by Author, Institution, Research Field, and more.

ESI GU Hot Papers

The Lancet (1823-Current)
We now have all issues of the Lancet. Browse by year or search with the entire collection. Lancet Issue 1, 1823

Protocol Builder
This new resources helps you build research protocols in order for IRB submission. Free account required. iPad app available.

Springer eBooks
Over 700 books within the medicine discipline including Surgery, Internal Medicine, Radiology, Cardiology, and more.


New England Journal of Medicine Archive Access

August 16, 2015

Now at DML – online access back to volume 1 issue 1 of the oldest continually published medical journal – the New England Journal of Medicine.   View all content back to 1812 using this direct link or searching for the title in Dahlgren’s Journal Finder. See DML’s post on other journal archives, including JAMA.

Issue 1 of the New England Journal of Medicine

Issue 1 of the New England Journal of Medicine

Online Backfiles for Core Journals

May 15, 2015

DML now has access to the older issues of many core medical journals. See below for a partial list with direct hyperlinks. All journals are available through DML’s Journal Finder.

JAMA Issue Number 1

JAMA Issue Number 1

Acta Endocrinologica: 1948 – 1993
Acta Paediatrica: 1921 – Present
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences: 1824 – Present
Archives of Dermatology: 1920 – 2012
Archives of Family Medicine: 1992 – 2000
Archives of General Psychiatry: 1959 – 2012
Archives of Internal Medicine: 1908 – 2012
Archives of Neurology: 1959 – 2012
Archives of Neurology and Psychiatry: 1919 – 1959
Archives of Ophthalmology: 1929 – 2012
Archives of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery: 1925 – 2012
Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine: 1911 – 2012
Archives of Surgery: 1920 – 2012
European Journal of Endocrinology: 1994 – Present
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association: 1883 – present
Journal of Endocrinology: 1939 – Present
Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry: 1960 – Present
Journal of Neurochemistry: 1956 – Present
Journal of Comparative Neurology: 1891 – Present

January Med Ed Journal Club Article

January 14, 2015

Please join the Medical Education Journal Club on Friday, January 16th, 12pm in Med-Dent SW107.

Ioannidis, JPA, Boyack, KW, Klavans, R. Estimates of the continuously publishing core in the scientific workforce. PLoS ONE. 2014; 9(7): 2-10. [PDF]

If the hyperlink does not work, please follow these steps:

  1. Go to DML’s Journal Finder
  2. Search for PLoS One
  3. In the search results, below the journal title, click on the link for “Pubmed Central – Open Access”
  4. In the new page, browse for the above volume and issue to get the full text.

All faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend, so bring your lunch and join us for some intellectual stimulation! If you are unable to join us in person but would still like to participate, please contact us, and a phone bridge will be set up for virtual participation.

New DML Resources: Winter Edition

January 7, 2015

Global Health Database
This database brings together the Public Health and Tropical Medicine (PHTM) database and the human health and diseases information extracted from CAB Abstracts. It covers the following aspects of human health and disease: communicable, tropical and parasitic diseases, human nutrition, community and public health, medicinal and poisonous plants, and more. Coverage: 1973 – Present.

Neurology Collection via McGraw-Hill
There are ten titles in this collection (see below for the full list). Search or browse individual textbooks or search all at once; or within their multimedia subset. Download images as PowerPoint slides to include in lectures or presentations. Self-assessment module with the following title: McGraw-Hill Specialty Board Review: Neurology (free AccessMedicine account required for the self-assessment).

  • Adams & Victor’s Principles of Neurology
  • Principles of Neural Science
  • Atlas of Pediatric EEG
  • Atlas of Video-EEG Monitoring
  • Clinical Neuroanatomy
  • DeMyer’s The Neurologic Examination: A Programmed Text
  • Movement Disorders
  • The NeuroICU Book
  • Pediatric Practice: Neurology
  • Practical Neuroophthalmology

Additional new eBooks in Books@Ovid:

Journal of Visualized Experiments

March 11, 2013

Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) is a peer reviewed, PubMed indexed journal devoted to the publication of biological, medical, chemical and physical research in a video format.
Here are two of the different subject sections that are available through Georgetown University:

2006 to present

Clinical and Translational Medicine
2006 to present

Other subjects include: Basic Protocols, Immunology and Infection, and Neuroscience

Medical Education Journal Club

October 10, 2012

Medical Education’s October Journal Club Article (for 10/12):

Amin M, Graber M, Ahmad K, et al. “The Effects of a Mid-Day Nap on the Neurocognitive Performance of First-Year Medical Residents: A Controlled Interventional Pilot Study.” Academic Medicine 2012: 87(10): 1428-33.

Direct link to article in Ovid

Or, follow these steps:

  1. Go to DML’s Journal Finder
  2. Search for Academic Medicine
  3. Click the Ovid Full Text link
  4. Browse by Year/Volume/Issue
  5. Scroll down to find the article’s PDF link

You can follow these same steps for any citation that you are hoping to find!

Mobile Medical Letter

July 19, 2012

The Medical Letter‘s mobile app (iOS and Android) is now available to institutional subscribers – here are the access instructions:

  1. Click on the above link (off-campus users will need to authenticate with last name and GOCard number)
  2. Click on the Mobile Apps link (on the left)
  3. Fill out the form (The password CANNOT have any symbols) and click the register button.
  4. Install the app from the App Store or Google Play.
  5. Login to your account.

About the resource: The Medical Letter publishes critical appraisals of new prescription drugs and comparative reviews of previously approved drugs in its newsletters The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics and Treatment Guidelines from The Medical Letter.

The Medical Letter relies on a consensus of experts to evaluate drug facts in order to help prescribers choose the most effective drug treatment. The Medical Letter and Treatment Guidelines are crucial resources for unbiased and objective drug information and are completely independent of pharmaceutical industry influence.

New Resources!

July 2, 2012

Here are new DML resources available starting this month:

Mental Measurements Yearbook and Tests in Print
Mental Measurements Yearbook, from the Buros Institute, contains the most recent descriptive information and critical reviews of new and revised tests from the Buros Institute’s Yearbooks. The database covers more than 4,000 commercially-available tests in categories such as personality, developmental, behavioral assessment, neuropsychological, achievement, intelligence and aptitude, educational, speech & hearing, and sensory motor.
Tests in Print provides the most current descriptive test data, including test descriptions, publishers, pricing, in-print status, etc.

Joanna Briggs Institute eBooks
Synthesizing Economic Evidence
Synthesizing Evidence from Narrative, Text and Opinion
Synthesizing Evidence of Diagnostic Accuracy
Synthesizing Evidence of Risk
Synthesizing Qualitative Evidence
Synthesizing Quantitative Evidence
Translation Science and The JBI Model of Evidence-Based Healthcare

Current Protocols eBooks
Current Protocols in Bioinformatics
Current Protocols in Cell Biology
Current Protocols in Human Genetics
Current Protocols in Immunology
Current Protocols in Molecular Biology
Current Protocols in Neuroscience

Oxford Journals Mobilized

June 7, 2012

Did you know that all Oxford Journals have mobile-friendly sites and they are now even more accessible!?

On Campus: On your handheld device, just add the m prefix to the normal URL and you should connect automatically. For example, Journal of Infectious Diseases, becomes

Off-campus [New]: You must first connect to the journal’s site from on campus. Then, tap the “Authorize this Device”. On the next screen, enter your name and email. You should receive a code that will be valid for six months, once activated. Learn more at Oxford’s site.

Want to see what medical journal titles are available? Search for all of our Oxford Journals in Journal Finder. Change the drop-down to “Vendor” and search for Oxford Journals and you’ll find 39 different titles.