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Digital Libraries, Journals and Databases

Academic Medicine
Academic Medicine is the official monthly peer-reviewed publication of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). The journal provides an international forum for the exchange of ideas and information on undergraduate, graduate, and continuing medical education. Articles include policy papers, research reports, various analyses, and a variety of articles covering a wide range of issues that face medical educators, medical schools, teaching hospitals and other academic organizations.

Advances in Health Sciences Education
This online journal provides scholarly and state-of-the-art research into all aspects of health sciences education, along with linking theory to practice.

BioMed Central
BioMed Central is a Science, Technology and Medicine (STM) open-access publisher, providing many peer peer-reviewed, open-access journals such as BMC Medical Education listed below.

BioMed Central Journals
Provides direct links to a variety of Journals in Science, Technology and Medicine.

BMC Medical Education
BMC Medical Education is an open-access journal focusing on the training of healthcare professionals, including undergraduate, postgraduate, and continuing education. Peer-reviewed articles focus on curriculum development, evaluations of performance, assessment of training needs and evidence-based medicine.

Cochrane Library
The Cochrane Library is a collection of databases in medicine and other healthcare specialties provided by the Cochrane Collaboration and other organizations. The Cochrane Reviews summarize and interpret the results of the world's best medical research. The library aims to make the results of well-conducted controlled trials readily available and therefore is a key resource in evidence-based medicine.

Family Medicine Journal 
The official journal of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine.

Health Education Assets Library (HEAL)
HEAL provides free digital resources that enable health sciences educators across the country to efficiently search and retrieve teaching resources from a variety of sources. Browse by Medical Subject Heading (MeSH) or by HEAL's collection and affiliated collections.

Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)
Various medical topics, videos and activities are provided. 

Journal of the International Association of Medical Science Educators (JIAMSE)
JIAMSE is an online journal presenting information on scholarly activities, opinions, and resources in medical science education. 

Journal of Online Learning and Technology (JOLT)
This is a peer-reviewed, open-access, online publication that aims to promote scholarship in the use of the internet and web-based multimedia resources in higher education.

MedEdWorld: a global medical education community
This online database for medical education was developed by the Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE) in collaboration with the Thematic Network on Medical Education in Europe (MEDINE) addressing educational, institutional and quality issues in European medical education. Topics covered are teaching and learning methods, new learning technologies, assessment, curriculum planning, and other topics concerned with medical education.

Medical Education Online (MEO)
MEO publishes peer-reviewed articles focusing on educating physicians and other health professionals. It also serves as a repository of resources for curricula, syllabi, software, etc made available to the health education community. Manuscripts on any aspect of the process of training health professionals are considered for peer-reviewed publication in this electronic journal.

National Library of Medicine (NLM)
The NLM is the world's largest medical library and includes a variety of health information targeted towards health care professionals, researchers, publishers, librarians and the public.

New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
Subscribers can videos and additional tools under "Teaching and Learning" on the site.

NLM Health Information
This NLM resource provides references for Health Information for health care professionals as well as the public. 

Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) is a controlled vocabulary thesaurus that assists in searching various levels of specificity.

NLM Portals for Health Care Professionals
This NLM resource provides a variety of portals for health care professionals. 

NLM Resource Lists & Bibliographies 
NLM provides a list of current bibliographies in Medicine.

PubMed comprises more than 25 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher websites.

PubMed Central
PubMed Central® (PMC) is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).

PubMed Central Electronic Books
Electronic books from PMC cover a variety of topics.

Teaching and Learning in Medicine (TLM)
This online journal provides an international forum for the processes of teaching and learning in the education of medical professionals.

KU School of Medicine

University of Kansas Medical Center
KU School of Medicine Office of Medical Education
Mailstop 1049
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City KS 66160
Phone: 913-588-7200
Fax: 913-588-7235