SITE SEARCH

Journal Indexes

Medical Databases

ACCESS LIMITED TO DRISCOLL NETWORK:
  • Medline - Comprehensive index to biomedical journals from 1950 to present. Includes our full text nursing and pediatric journals.
  • MD Consult - Provides full text of 30 reference books, 40 journals, 2500 patient information pamphlets, clinical guidelines, drug information, news. (MD Consult)

FREE ACCESS FROM ANY COMPUTER:
  • PubMed (Medline) - Medline & PreMedline. (NLM)
  • MEDLINEplus - Health information aimed at consumers. (NLM)
  • NLM Gateway - A single search engine for multiple National Library of Medicine databases or resources.
  • Clinical Trials.gov - Information on more than 4000 medical studies involving patients and others at 47000 locations nationwide
  • PubMed Central Journals - >Open access journals from the National Library of Medicine
  • DOAJ - The Directory of Open Access Journals, offers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals

Nursing Indexes

ACCESS LIMITED TO DRISCOLL NETWORK:
FREE ACCESS FROM ANY COMPUTER:
  • MEDLINEplus - Health information aimed at consumers.
  • ClinicalTrials.gov - Information on more than 4000 medical studies involving patients and others at 47000 locations nationwide
  • PubMed - Medline and other databases offered by National Library of Medicine
  • NLM Gateway - A single search engine for multiple National Library of Medicine databases or resources.

Health Services & Administration Indexes

ACCESS LIMITED TO DRISCOLL NETWORK:
  • HealthStar - Index to health services, technology, administration and research journals.

FREE ACCESS FROM ANY COMPUTER:
  • HSR Search - Health Services databases from National Library of Medicine
  • HSRProj - Health Services Research Projects in Progress provides information about research-in-progress before results are available in a published format.
  • MEDLINEplus - Health information aimed at consumers.
  • ClinicalTrials.gov - Information on more than 4000 medical studies involving patients and others at 47000 locations nationwide
  • PubMed - Medline and other databases offered by National Library of Medicine
  • NLM Gateway - A single search engine for multiple National Library of Medicine databases or resources.

Patient Education Indexes

FREE ACCESS FROM ANY COMPUTER:
  • MEDLINEplus - Health information aimed at consumers.
  • ClinicalTrials.gov - Information on more than 4000 medical studies involving patients and others at 47000 locations nationwide
  • PubMed - Medline and other databases offered by National Library of Medicine
  • NLM Gateway - A single search engine for multiple National Library of Medicine databases or resources.
  • NIH Health Information - The National Institutes of Health provides information on consumer health topics based on research results published in peer-reviewed, scientific literature.

Non-Medical Indexes

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Contact Information


Paula Scott, Ph.D., MLS
Library Director
(361) 694-5467
Paula.Scott@dchstx.org

Cindy Munoz
Library Information Specialist
(361) 694-4523
Cindy.Munoz@dchstx.org

Library fax (361) 808-2141
Hours: 8:00 am - 5:30 pm, Monday - Friday (24 hour access for medical staff)

The Medical Library is on the 3rd floor of Driscoll Children's Hospital, across the hall from the Medical Education department.


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