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MEDLINE (Ovid)

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Premier biomedical database with over 26 million journal articles in the life sciences. This premier medical database covers articles from 1946 in nearly 6000 journals. Similar in content to Pubmed, this Ovid interface facilitates structured searching and editing of saved searches.

This link includes the In-Process & Other Non-Indexed Citations and Ovid MEDLINE(R) 1946 to Present segments and is similar to the content in PubMed from the National Library of Medicine.  To access UBC Library fulltext in Pubmed use this link. For training, log in here.

Coverage prior to 1946 is available in the print indexes on the Main Floor of Woodward Library

Index Medicus (1879-1920)
Index-catalogue of the Library of the Surgeon-General's Office (1880-1961) and online access at NLM
Quarterly cumulative index to current medical literature (1916-27)
Quarterly cumulative index medicus (1927-1956)
Current List of Medical Literature(1941-1959)
Cumulated Index Medicus (1960-1998)
OLDMEDLINE and Index Medicus Chronology

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Subjects

Medicine; Occupational Therapy; Physical Therapy; Psychiatry; Psychology; Social Work; Audiology and Speech Sciences; Rehabilitation Sciences

Date Coverage

1946 - PRESENT