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MEDLINE (via Web of Science)

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Access through the Web of Science platform. MEDLINE® is the US National Library of Medicine's bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts for biomedical literature from around the world. 

What is MEDLINE? Read NLM's MEDLINE FactSheet.

MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from nearly 6000 biomedical journals. Provides fulltext for more than 1370 journals, including 528 titles not found in the other Ebsco databases,Biomedical Reference Collection or Academic Search Complete databases. And UBC elink provides access to the fulltext of many additional journals.



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Research or Private Study? Yes
Linking? Yes
Learning Management System? Yes
Text and Data Mining? No
Alumni Access? No
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