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Title Notes

Medscape Reference

Medspeak Terms (Medical Library Association)

free/open access resource

Merck Index - Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs and Biologicals

MeSH (Medical Subject Headings)

MeSH is the U.S. National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary used for indexing articles for MEDLINE/PubMed. MeSH terminology provides a consistent way to retrieve information that may use different terminology for the same concepts.

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.

Middle Search Plus

Includes biographies and historical essays, primary source documents, reference books including the Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia; New Oxford American Dictionary, 2nd Edition; Encyclopedia of Animals™; and thousands of relevant photos, maps and flags.

MIT Cognet

Selected titles only.

Printing available only from reference works and selected journal titles.

Mobile App Guide

compiled by the UCD Health Sciences Library

Molecular Biology search

From Health Sciences Library System, U. Pitt.

free/open access resource

Mouse Genome Informatics (MGI)

more info
free/open access resource
MGI is the international database resource for the laboratory mouse, providing integrated genetic, genomic, and biological data to facilitate the study of human health and disease.

My Endnote Web

Upon first visit, you must register to create your own account.

Pre-recorded Endnote Web class at the Health Sciences Library.


E-books covering a broad range of subjects. Save searches, notes, and bookmarks with your own account.

National Center for Health Statistics

free/open access resource

National Guideline Clearinghouse

Public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines

National Guidelines Clearinghouse - Dentistry Practice Guidelines

At Nat'l Guidelines Clearinghouse site, select Dentistry under "Clinical Specialty" in order to find clinical guidelines.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

free/open access resource

NLM Gateway (National Library of Medicine)

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database

Large comprehensive database of herbs and supplements.


Natural Standard

Evidence-based information about complementary and alternative medicine including dietary supplements and integrative therapies. Grades reflect the level of available scientific data for or against the use of each therapy for a specific medical condition.

NCBI (National Center for Biotechnology Information)

NCBI Books

Newspaper Source 

NHS National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE)


more info

Nucleic Acids Research Database Collection

Nurse Theorists: Portraits of Excellence. Vol 1., Vol 2, and Excellence in Action

Windows Smooth Video Streaming using Silverlight

Choose View to watch any of the videos. The Flash plugin is required.

Nursing Consult

online tutorial

Nursing Procedures (Lippincott's Video Series)

Nursing videos that show step-by-step guidance to over 90 procedures. Includes basic, intermediate, and advanced procedures in clinical settings.

Nutrition in Medicine (from UNC)

Instructions for access at the site:

* Click on the "Continue to Courses" button
* Click on "Register Now" or "Log In" if you have already created an account 
* Type in the University of Colorado School of Medicine in the Institution field
* Type in "Adams County" in the County field
* Once you are in the system, select a course from "Course Listings"

OBRC: Online Bioinformatics Resources Collection

The Online Bioinformatics Resources Collection (OBRC) contains annotations and links for 2457 bioinformatics databases and software tools. From Health Sciences Library System, U. Pitt.