Skip to Main Content

Medicine: Articles and databases

Core databases

MEDLINE is the U.S. National Library of Medicine® (NLM) premier bibliographic database with a concentration on biomedicine. Access Medline via Ovid or PubMed.

The Cochrane Library  is a collection of databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. The most important databases in the Library are Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) that contains information on systematic reviews undertaken by the Cochrane Collaboration, and Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL) that contains information on clinical trials, harvested from a variety of sources.

Complete Anatomy and Visible Body services are available as mobile applications. Visible Body can also be used on computers. You can find instruction in the e-resource guide.

DynaMed Plus is a clinician-focused tool designed to facilitate efficient and evidence-based patient care. 

Epistemonikos contains information on published systematic reviews. The contents of the database is harvested from a variety of sources, including MEDLINE and Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.  

Also see

DailyMed provides information about marketed drugs. The service is provided by National Library of Medicine (NLM).

LILACS includes health publications from Latin America and the Caribbean. LILACS is maintained and updated by a network consisting of over 600 educational, administrative and health research institutes. LILACS is coordinated by BIREME, PAHO, and WHO.

SveMed+ is a bibliographic database containing references to articles from Scandinavian journals in the subject areas of medicine, dentistry, healthcare, occupational therapy, nursing, and physiotherapy.

Trip is a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care.

Databases in related fields

Interested in health economics? In addition to Medline, Cinahl, PsycInfo and social science databases, take a look at these databases with a focus in economics and health economics.

Preprint services

Databases A-Z

Remote access to e-resources

To access library materials via Google Scholar: Top left corner three bars ⇒ Settings ⇒ Library Links ⇒ search and select from the list Tampere University - TUNI Fulltext ⇒ save.


P. 0294 520 900

Kirjaston kotisivut | Library homepage

Palaute | Feedback