Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine

Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine

Alt. Health Watch

This alternative health research database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. Alt HealthWatch provides the latest information and materials for the evolving practice of holistic medicine and therapies, with in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine. –Publisher


AMED provides an alternative medicine database designed for physicians, therapists, medical researchers and clinicians looking to learn more about alternative treatments. Contained in this database are basic bibliographic records for relevant articles from hundreds of journals. Abstracts are also included for many records, dated back over 17 years. -Publisher

Bates” Visual Guide to Physical Examination

“Now in its Fifth Edition and featuring completely reshot content and new clinical skills videos, Bates’ Visual Guide delivers head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques for the (Advanced) Assessment or Introduction to Clinical Medicine course. The site features more than 8 hours of video content.”

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost):

With EBSCO’s extensive collection of eBook titles on EBSCOhost, users can search within a wide range of relevant eBooks using the powerful EBSCOhost search experience.

Ebrary (ebooks)

Ebrary is a collection of over 95,000 electronic books in a wide range of subject areas. Access is available from all campus computers.

MEDLINE with Full Text

This authoritative database provides full text, cover-to-cover indexing for journals indexed in MEDLINE. These top journals cover a wide range of subjects within the biomedical and health fields containing information needed by doctors, nurses, health professionals and researchers engaged in clinical care, public health and health policy development.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database

This database answers all the questions you have about supplements, vitamins, herbs, and alternative therapies. Check natural medicine effectiveness, potential interactions, and the nutrient depletions caused by conventional drugs.

Netters Images

All the anatomy images from Netters Atlas of Human Anatomy 5th ed.

R2 Digital Library (ebooks)

The R2 Digital Library is a web based e-book database offering fully integrated and searchable medical, nursing and allied health source books. The R2 Digital Library allows you to customize saved searches, images, references and bookmarks, A-Z Drug Index, and an A-Z Topic Index. Content can be browsed by category, discipline or title. Full-text of: Cipriano & Bergmann required texts


Full text, starting in 2010, of Journal of Manipulative & Physiological Therapeutics (JMPT), Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine (JTCM) and Manual Therapy (MT). Articles from other journals can be ordered. Username: scuhslrc Password: learn

Wan Fang TCM Journals (Chinese)

Wan Fang Collection of Traditional Chinese Medicine Journals: 118 journals. Most are in Chinese and a small number of titles are English-language.

Wan Fang TCM Journals (English)

Wan Fang Collection of Traditional Chinese Medicine Journals: 118 journals. Most are in Chinese and a small number of titles are English-language.

Government Resources

NCBI Bookshelf

Bookshelf provides free online access to books and documents in life science and healthcare. Search, read, and discover.

NCCIH – National Center for Complimentary and Integrative Health

The latest U.S. government research in complementary and alternative medicine.


“PubMed comprises more than 24 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.”  

Additional Resources

Easy Auscultation

Learn auscultation. Reference guides for heart and lungs sounds. Taking blood pressure tutorial and drills.

Learners TV

Video Lectures, Video Courses, Science Animations, Lecture Notes, Online Test, Lecture Presentations. Absolutely FREE.

National Science Digital Library

National Science Digital LibraryServing science, technology, engineering, and mathematics educationNational Science Digital LibraryServing science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education

TCM Assistant

The Ultimate online resource on Chinese herbs.

Trip Database

Medical search engine with emphasis on evidence based medicine (EBM) and clinical guidelines and queries, including content from Cochrane and Bandolier.

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