|Search via Helsebiblioteket:
- AMED (Ovid)*
Physiotherapy, ergotherapy, speech therapy, rehabilitation, palliative care and complementary and alternative medicine. Reference database
- British Nursing Index (Ovid)*
References to articles in more than 250 English language journals on nursing, midwifery and the health service.
- EMBASE (Ovid)*
Excerpta Medica Database Guide: Medicine, pharmacology, toxicology and more. International, but European oriented, reference database.
- MEDLINE (Ovid)*
Regarded as the leading reference database on medicine, nursing, pharmacy, odontology, healthcare and related subjects.
- Nursing Database (Ovid)*
Full-text articles from 276 journals in Medline and Journals@ovid
- PsycINFO (Ovid)*
References to articles and more in psychology and related subjects. Good supplement within the fields of psychiatry and psychology.
- ProQuest Medical Collection*
Comprises four reference and full-text databases on health sciences:
|If you want to read Norwegian articles, try searching these databases:
|More article databases - accessible for Harstad University College:
- Academic Search Premier (EBSCO)*
Interdisciplinary full-text database. English articles in full-text and references of a high professional level.
- ERIC (EBSCO)* Education Resources Information Center
Education and teaching. Full-text database, reference database.
Norwegian journals published by Universitetsforlaget, Aschehoug and Gyldendal akademisk. Some journals and articles in English.
- PsycArticles / APA*
Peer-reviewed, full-text articles from 60 scientific journals in psychology and related subjects.
- Web of Science (ISI)*
Covers the world's leading journals in the humanities, art, social science and technical subjects.
Comprises three reference and citation indexes:
- Science Citation Index Expanded
- Social Sciences Citation Index
- Arts & Humanities Citation Index
|Article databases - open access
Bibliographic monitoring of medical scientific journals. Reference database.
- Bibliotek.dk Article search
- BioMed Central
Medical, nursing and biomedical research. Independent publisher. Open access to all source articles published by BioMed in full-text after publication.
- Clinical evidence
International medical research on the effect and side-effects of treatments of more than 240 diagnoses. Subject gateway, full-text, references.
- Cochrane Library
Clinical medicine: A collection of databases featuring overviews of the effect of prevention, measures, treatment, surgery etc. Subject gateway, full-text, references.
- DARE: Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects
Contacts abstracts and systematic reviews of effects and measures in healthcare and social work. Reference database.
- DiVA: Academic Archive On-line
An open access institutional research archive for Nordic universities (Swedish dominance). DiVA was developed at the Unit for Digital Publishing at the Uppsala University Library.
- DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals
Free access to full-text articles from quality assured scientific journals
- Free Medical Journals.com
Free access to 430 medical journals with various embargoes for articles in full-text
- Google Scholar
Interdisciplinary reference database with some full-text.
Specialist search engine for PubMed.
- HeRA: Helsebiblioteket's Research Archive
"HeRA is the Norwegian Electronic Health Library's (Helsebiblioteket) open research archive for hospitals and other health institutions in Norway. The archive contains research publications already published (post print archiving), such as full-text peer reviewed journal articles, reviews, reports and other publications."
- HighWire Press, Stanford University
Freely available full-text articles on medicine and health science (varying embargoes apply)
- NORA: Nowegian Open Research Archives
National search service for scientific information in open institutional repositories.
Comprehensive portal to open access full-text journals from around the world.
Free version of Medline. References to articles in medicine, nursing, odontology, healthcare, biology and related subjects.
- PubMed Central
Free archive containing biomedical and scientific journal articles from the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH).
- WHO Library Database (WHOLIS)
Interdisciplinary article index for Danish public and academic libraries.
Reference database, full-text database. All WHO publications and more, often with links to full-text documents.
Electronic books in full-text. Interdisciplinary, but with a focus on economics, social sciences, the humanities and medicine.
"The original open access comprehensive medical textbook for all clinical fields".
On-line knowledge bank for clinical medicine. Knowledge-based content with up-to-date peer-reviewed guidelines and medical articles.
Find medical books freely available on the internet.
- Google Books
Global collection of e-books. Search for selected works in the full text of books. If the author's copyright is terminated, you will get access to the full text or you will get suggestions about where to loan (BIBSYSx) or purchase the book.
- The Merck Manuals Online Medical Library
Full-text e-books covering all subjects within internal medicine, as well as detailed information on paediatrics, psychiatry, obstetrics and much more.
Medicine: HIV/AIDS. Subject gateway
- BNF for Children*
Reliable and practical information for healthcare professionals on the use of medicines for treating children.
A portal to recent and quality assured information on prevention, diagnosis, research and treatment of cancer. Comprehensive and free.
- Center for Crisis Psychology
Rules and guidelines for research ethics. Responsible: The Swedish Research Council. Free subject gateway.
- Diseases, Disorders and Related Topics
- Evaluating Internet Health Information: A Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine
- Forskningsetiske komiteer
The National Committees for Research Ethics
- Global Health Observatory (GHO)
WHO's gateway to health-related statistics from around the world.
- Global Library of Women's Medicine
The Public Health Portal of The European Union: Health-related information and data about lifestyle, health and environment, European and international public health services and health policies.
- Health Information Resources
British subject gateway with quality assured resources on medicine and health.
- Health Technology Assessment (HTA)
Medical method assessments, information about research on the impact of healthcare treatments.
This website has up-to-date medical and health-related knowledge for Norwegian healthcare professionals. A lot of information is freely available, but some is by subscription only.
- HONsearch / Health On the Net
Search engine/subject gateway covering medicine and health: quality assured Internet resources for healthcare professionals and patients.
Information and answers to health-related questions. Medicine, nursing, pharmacy, odontology, healthcare and related subjects. Subject gateway including the Merriam-Webster Medical dictionary.
- National Library of Medicine
American subject gateway. The world's largest medical library. Databases and internet resources.
- Norwegian Cancer Society
- NOVA - Norwegian Social Research
- The Oxford Pain Internet Site
- Rare diseases
Descriptions of more than 220 rare diseases and disorders. Published by the National Board of Health and Welfare (Sweden).
- Science Gateway
- Scirus: For Scientific Information Only
Comprehensive scientific search engine. Peer-reviewed articles in full-text from all the large databases and scientific digital archives.
- SFI Campbell
Subject gateway in medicine and health: Social medicine.
- SINTEF Technology and Society
- Social Care Online
British public health care, all aspects of social care and social work. Journal articles, reports and official information.
- TRIP Database
Search portal. Evidence-based medicine. Search simultaneously in a wide range of databases and internet resources.
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