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A complete list of databases for Palmer Library users.
Last Updated: May 9, 2017 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Featured Resources

We are happy to announce the addition of two new excellent databases!

CINAHL®Complete is the world’s most comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL.There are currently 34 chiropractic journals available within CINAHL Complete.

Need help? - CINAHL Tutorial

MEDLINE Complete is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for medical journals, providing full text for over 1,800 journals indexed in MEDLINE. 

Need help? - MEDLINE Tutorial



Here is a listing of our top databases.

  • If you know the name of the database you want, use the letter tabs above.
  • For a list of databases organized by subject, click on the Subject List tab.
  • Many of our databases have tutorials. See the Tutorials guide for tips and instructions. 
  • Most databases require logging in: Login Instructions

Frequently Used Databases


PubMed is a resource of the National Library of Medicine that is comprised of more than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.

Need Help? - PubMed Tutorial


Index to Chiropractic Literature (ICL) is the only exclusively chiropractic journal literature index free on the Web. Links to other important chiropractic web sites are also included.  

Need Help? - ICL Tutorial

Alt Health Watch

AltHealthWatch focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. Access is provided to over 180 full-text international journals and reports.

cochrane library

The Cochrane Library consists of a regularly updated collection of evidence-based medicine databases and is known as am authoritative source for systematic reviews.

Need Help? - Cochrane Library Tutorial


DynaMed is a clinical reference tool for physicians and other health care professionals for use at the point-of-care. It has clinically-organized summaries for more than 3,200 topics.  

Need Help? - Dynamed Tutorial


EBSCOhost provides integrated web access to Ebsco publishing database products purchased by the Libraries, many with full-text resources. Select from Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, etc....

Need Help? - EBSCOHost Tutorial

OCLC FirstSearch

OCLC FirstSearch OCLC FirstSearch service connects you to information in a wide range of subjects in 12 databases.

Need Help? - OCLC FirstSearch Tutorial


RefWorks is an online reference management tool designed to help researchers with online research management, writing, and collaboration. 

Need Help? - RefWorks Tutorial

science direct    

ScienceDirect is a leading STM database offering indexing to Elsevier publishing company journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books. 

Need Help? - Science Direct Tutorial


Turning Research into Practice (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. Need Help? - TRIP Tutorial

Natural Medicines is an authoritative resource available on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary, alternative, and integrative therapies.



Our top journals are listed in the box below.

  • Click on each link to search for articles within the journal.
  • Most journals require logging in: Login Instructions
The A to Z eJournals List is now called the Full Text Finder; this is where you can find a searchable list of all Palmer journal subscriptions.


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