Database by Subject: Evidence Based

Title Notes

ACP Journal Club [ACP]


Content prior to 2008 is available via Academic Search Premier.


ClinicalKey is a clinical resource from Elsevier that includes journals, books, practice guidelines, patient education, drugs, multimedia, instructional videos of medical of procedures and more. All of the information accessible via MD Consult and First Consult, plus more, is now available in ClinicalKey. 

ClinicalKey for Nursing

ClinicalKey for Nursing (formerly Nursing Consult) is a clinical resource from Elsevier that includes journals, books, practice guidelines, nursing scales, Mosby's Evidence-Based Nursing Monographs, Procedures Consult, and more.

Cochrane Library

online help
user guide (PDF)

HSL Tutorial: Using the Cochrane Library



more info



Step by step instructions and animations for common procedures
Click First Consult tab and then the Procedures tab

more info

HSTAT, Health Services/Technology Assessment Text

free/open access resource


Evidence-based medicine resource that includes:
-Users' Guides to the Medical Literature
-The Rational Clinical Examination

Joanna Briggs Institute EBP (JBI)

Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database includes includes over 3,000 records across seven publication types: Evidence Based Recommended Practices, Evidence Summaries, Best Practice Information Sheets, Systematic Reviews, Consumer Information Sheets, Systematic Review Protocols, and Technical Reports.

Medcom Trainex Nurse Education Videos

Windows Smooth Video Streaming using Silverlight

Micromedex Healthcare Series

Micromedex® includes, CareNotes®, DRUGDEX®, DRUG-REAX®, IDENTIDEX®, IV INDEX®, Index Nominum, Martindale, NeoFax®, PDR®, POISINDEX®, REPRORISK®, USP DI®, DISEASEDEX®, TOMES®, Lab Advisor®, and Alternative Medicine databases.
NOTE: NeoFax® works best with Internet Explorer (IE). The drug list does not always load in other browsers.

National Guideline Clearinghouse

Public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database

Large comprehensive database of herbs and supplements.


Ovid (Medline)

Limited to 20 concurrent users

Web tutorial 
HSL Tutorial: Using Ovid Medline 
Comparison to PubMed

STATRef Evidence Alerts

 Register, then create email alerts, or click on the Search tab to search for new appraisals for Medicine, Nursing and Rehab.

TRIP Database

more info

Users' Guides to the Medical Literature