A huge database of medical and life science citations with an excellent list of subject headings. Use in conjunction with PubMed for comprehensive searching. Has more drug article citations, and more European article citations than PubMed.
Self-paced online short courses that teach advanced search techniques using major health databases, including Embase, PubMed, Medline, and more.
From January 2022, Embase has moved from the Elsevier platform to the Ovid platform and will look and act a little differently. The resources on this page and in the Advanced Library Essentials for Health courses have been updated to reflect this.
Embase is made up of content merged from three databases:
Embase, the Excerpta Medica database from Elsevier – 1974 to present