Health Sciences and Medicine


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  • Behrs Online: die Wissensdatenbank zum Lebensmittelrecht
    This database contains collections of laws from all areas of food law. Before using it, you must register (see notes).
    CINAHL is the electronic form of the Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature where you will find references on the topic of nursing.
  • Cochrane Library
    This evidence-based medicine database contains reviews and controlled clinical trials.
  • Handbook Flavours and Spices
    This is a collection on the production, processing and application of flavours and spices as well as on sensory analysis and quality management.
  • Maternity and Infant Care Database (MIDIRS)
    MIDIRS is a database on midwifery and obstetrics, gynaecology, pregnancy, paediatrics, neonatology and infant care.
    MEDLINE is one of the most important bibliographic databases focusing on medicine, which is also included in PubMed PubMed.
  • Pschyrembel Online
    The clinical dictionary Pschyrembel explains medical terms and terms from related disciplines
  • ScienceDirect College Edition
    The interdisciplinary search engine of the Elsevier publishing house includes publications from the field of medicine and related disciplines.
  • SpringerLink
    The interdisciplinary portal of Springer Verlag offers access to medical topics, among others.
  • Statista
    Statista bundles statistics from all disciplines from a wide variety of sources.
  • Thieme Connect
    Thieme Connect enables research in medical and health science e-journals of Thieme.
  • Wiley Online Library
    FH JOANNEUM offers access to full texts from the field of health/medicine, among others.
Open Access Plattformen (=openly available scientific sources)
  • PubMed (OA Filter) [simply add the search term in the search slot]
    On the initiative of the US National Institutes of Health (NIH), countless articles are made openly accessible here.
  • Publisso
    Publisso is the repository of the ZB MED on the subject of life sciences.
  • Open access network
    Here you can find subject-specific information on disciplinary repositories, relevant open access journals, and the spread and acceptance of open access in the respective subject.