Other Resources


National Library of Medicine (NLM) databases and electronic resources.


MedlinePlus is a National Library of Medicine resource that offers consumer health information including disease, drugs and supplements in multiple languages. Site contains a medical dictionary and encyclopedia.


“The TRIP Database is a clinical search tool designed to allow health professionals to rapidly identify the highest quality clinical evidence for clinical practice.” You can simultaneously search hundreds of evidence-based systematic reviews, practice guidelines, and critically-appraised topics and articles including MEDLINE’s Clinical Queries, medical image databases, e-textbooks, and patient information leaflets.


Education Resources Information Network database of education-related journal articles and materials.


Psychological Database of Brain Impairment Treatment Efficacy includes studies of cognitive, behavioral and other treatments for psychological problems and issues occurring as a consequence of acquired brain impairment.


Center for International Rehabilitation Research Information and Exchange at the University of Buffalo offers a database of international research related to rehabilitation; The International Encyclopedia of Rehabilitation; and maintains lists of conferences, workshops and other events.


National Rehabilitation Information Center offers free access to databases, abstracts, and other resources related to disability and rehabilitation research.


AARP offers links to national and international libraries, clearinghouses, websites, etc., that focus on aging-related topics.


Access to more than 125 medical journals and textbooks; summaries presentations from major medical conferences; review articles, journal commentary, expert columns, patient education articles, book reviews. Access is free, but you have to register.


Social Science Research Network’s eLibrary consists of two parts: an Abstract Database containing abstracts on over 331,400 scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection currently containing over 268,100 downloadable full text documents in Adobe Acrobat pdf format. The eLibrary also includes the research papers of a number of Fee Based Partner Publications.


US Government Science Portal contains more than 45 databases and 2000 selected websites from 14 federal agencies including research and development results.