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Open Education Resources

Jay Sexter Library Open Access Resources

Miscellaneous Web Resources

Miscellaneous Web Resources


Access to peer-reviewed information on diseases and medical conditions.

Evidence-Based Practice for Public Health

Guidelines, systematic reviews and meta-analyses of public health literature.

Global Library of Women's Medicine

Free resources for medical professionals that are dedicated to women's health and are provided by the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics.

Jane: Journal/Author Name Estimator

Jane is a search tool used to find best matching journals, authors or articles for possible places to submit a manuscript; find other articles to cite; or, if you are an editor, find possible reviewers for a paper.

Knowledge Hub of Pathology

An enormous amount of pathology-based educational materials such as up-to-date references, illustrations, tables, graphs, and cartoons from the United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP).


MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from the National Library of Medicine, (NLM), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and provide easy access to medical journal articles. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news. This is the consumer side of Medline/PubMed.

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) is the Federal Government’s lead agency for scientific research on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). 

National Hospital Care Survey

Provides accurate and reliable health care statistics of patients in hospital-based settings to describe patterns of health care delivery and utilization in the United States.

Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce

This resource is a collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations, and health sciences libraries that provides timely, convenient access to selected public health resources on the Internet.


A social networking site for scientists and researchers to share papers, find collaborators, and more.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

Access to the world's largest medical library containing books, journals, technical reports, photographs, and more.

World Health Report

The Global Health Observatory (GHO) issues analytical reports on the current situation and trends for priority health issues. Includes reports on diseases, environmental, and social issues.