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    Health Sciences Library

    The Health Sciences Library serves the healthcare professionals of California Pacific Medical Center.
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    Document Delivery: Reprints of library materials or interlibrary loans of material not available from in-house collections may be requested.
    Research/Reference: Our Reference Staff is available to do research and mediated literature searches - just ask!
    Archival Access: For historic or archival research projects contact library staff.

    How to Use Library Resources


    Online Full Text Books: We have about 100 full text books online, accessible anytime, anywhere. No id/pw needed within our hospital network.

    All Books: see our Book CatalogOpens new window.


    Online Full Text Journals The library has made available thousands of online full text journals. No id/pw needed within our hospital network.
    Use: Our Journals database to search for, and access these journal titles.
    Online Full TextUse: PubMedOpens new window and click on the Full Text icon to obtain the printable online full text articles purchased/made available to you from our various vendors - OVID, Ebsco, etc.


    NEJM teaching procedural videos: Videos in Clinical MedicineOpens new window

    Topic Search

    Search the biomedical literature with Medline via PubMedOpens new window or OVIDOpens new window, and UpToDate's collection of over 1000 topic reviews.Opens new window PubMed will link you to fulltext articles provided by Ovid, Ebsco, and other vendors.

    Search the nursing literature with PubMedOpens new window and CINAHL with (partial) full text from EbscoOpens new window.

    Search the health management literature with PubMedOpens new window and EBSCO Health Business EliteOpens new window.

    Search for drug information via LexiCompOpens new window (CPMC network access only.)

    Search for cancer information summaries with NCI's Cancer DatabaseOpens new window.

    Search for clinical calculators via UpToDateOpens new window.

    Search for Complementary & Integrative Medicine.

    Patient/Consumer Materials

    Use: HealthWiseOpens new window, MedLinePlusOpens new window, UpToDateOpens new window, and California Pacific Medical Center Patient Education materials
    Health & Wellness links

    E-Learning Resources

    E-Learning Resources / ToolsOpens new window reviewed by Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine (APDIM) E-Learning Task Force lists publicly available e-learning tools for use in internal medicine residency education.

    Online Tutorials