Research Resources

Article Databases


  • Citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to free full-text content from PubMed Central.  If free full-text is not available, choose “Full Text @ John Wood” to request the article through interlibrary loan.

Medscape from WebMD

  • Free registration.  Designed for health professionals.  Search for full text articles, CME content, conference coverage, news, MEDLINE, drug information.


  • From National Library of Medicine. Databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases.

Medical Dictionaries

Medical Encyclopedias and Guides

Drug Reference Resources

Evidence-Based Resources

Clinical Trial  Resources


General Reference Tools



Science Reference Tools

Guides to Countries and Cities

Earth Science & Geography

Maps and Atlases

Mathematical Reference Tools

U.S. Government and Legal Reference Tools

Agriculture Reference Tools

Philosophy Reference Tools


Web Directories