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Accessing Specific Library Resources
Access all library electronic resources remotely 24/7 via your NetID and password.
Click on Research and Find Materials above the large picture on the library’s home page to access library resources. To select resources by subject, use the "Research by Subject" link and choose your subject, e.g. Pharmacy. If you are looking for a resource by name (e.g. Cochrane Library, International Pharmaceutical Abstracts, PubMed, Web of Science, etc.) use the "Search for Materials: Databases" link on the page to browse databases alphabetically.
If you have any problems connecting to resources please contact Kim at 406/243-6017 or the library's reference desk at 406/243-6866.
The following databases are recommended for biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences research, but more resources are available.
The National Library of Medicine's premier bibliographic database that contains references to journal articles in the life sciences and biomedicine. It also covers nursing, dentistry, and veterinary medicine. Contains over 25 million citations from 5,600 journals. Coverage is from 1946-present.
Full text of over 30 McGraw-Hill pharmacy and medical textbooks, reference materials, drug information, case files, patient information, and NAPLEX study tools, as well as videos and interactive modules.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive nursing & allied health research database, providing full text for more than 770 journals with coverage dating back to 1937. The database also provides full text for more than 275 books/monographs.
Full text independent evidence, including systematic reviews, clinical trials, technology assessments, economic evaluations, individual clinical trials, and more from the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL), Cochrane Clinical Answers, as well as special collections on specific healthcare topics.
Global Health is a public health database that provides information on international health, biomedical life sciences, non-communicable diseases, public health nutrition, food safety and hygiene, and much more. This database contains more than 1.2 million records dating back to 1973.
Global Health Archive covers 6 printed abstract journals produced between 1912 and 1983 and includes over 800,000 records. Global Health Archive provides information on public health, tropical and communicable diseases, nutrition, helminthology, entomology, and mycology.
Full text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia, and more on health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices.
Provides up-to-date, accurate, and easily accessed information on the diagnosis, cause, frequency, patterns, and management of liver injury attributable to prescription and nonprescription medications, herbals and dietary supplements.
Full text of over 50,000 scholarly e-books published by Springer 2005-2015, and over 2,200 current e-journals, with coverage dating back to volume 1 for many titles. Subjects include: biomedicine; business and management; chemistry; computer science; earth sciences; economics; education; engineering; geography; history; law; life sciences; literature; materials science; mathematics; medicine & public health; pharmacy; philosophy; physics; political science and international relations; psychology; social sciences; statistics. NOTE: Deselect 'Include Preview-Only' from the top of a subject or content page to limit browsing to titles licensed by the library.
Index to specialized journals and other sources covering the biochemical, pharmacological, physiological, and toxicological effects of drugs and other chemicals, from 1840s-present; most citations include Chemical Abstract Service (CAS) Registry Numbers.