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This guide contains resources from the University Library to support your study and research in Medicine.

Key resources

Below are links to the key databases for Medicine. Click on the Searching health databases tab (on left) to learn how to use them effectively.

Interactive Learning Tools

Introduction to Advanced Searching MyUni course

Our Introduction to Advanced Searching MyUni course teaches you how to develop and refine advanced search techniques and includes step-by-step guidance for creating search strategies and logic grids for Medicine databases including PubMed and Embase.  We strongly recommend you enrol in this course and refer back to it throughout your studies.

Clinical tools

Including Point-of-Care tools (treatment and best practice) - Drug Resources - Therapeutic Guidelines

Click on the icons below to access a range of clinical tools. Decision support tools provide current evidence based information to help you answer the kind of clinical questions which arise in daily practice.They also include drug information and drug calculators. Also below is a link to the Australian Medicines Handbook.

UpToDate has been updated to allow on-campus and off-campus access for staff and students. Use the instructions in the guide below to register for an account.