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Journals

Want to find out if we have a specific journal?

E-books on Allied Health, Medicine, & Healthcare

Drug Information

Allied Health Articles/Research

  • PEDro - Physiotherapy Evidence Database
    Database containing references to physiotherapy literature. Includes randomized trials, systematic reviews, and clinical practice guidelines. For help in obtaining the full text of a document, see the medical librarian.
  • OTSeeker
    Database of abstracts of systematic reviews, randomized trials, and other OT resources. For help in obtaining the full text of a document, see the medical librarian.
  • SPORTDiscus
    Index of the literature of sports, fitness, and related disciplines. Includes some full text. At the next screen, click on the "On Site..." link to be taken into the database.
  • NARIC - National Rehabilitation Information Center
    Find information on research publications, projects, and other resources related to rehabilitation and disability
  • Clinical Key
    Searchable database containing e-books, full text journal articles, and much more. Primary focused on medicine
  • PubMed  
      
    Search for biomedical articles by topic. Main emphasis is on medicine, but also covers a lot of the allied health and healthcare management literature as well.This customized PubMed link shows you icons for articles available to you through the Summa Medical Library.
  • PsycInfo
    Abstracts and citations to the scholarly literature in the psychological, social, behavioral, and health sciences.
  • Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
    Research database containing article citations & abstracts. Some articles citations have links to full article. At the next screen, click on the "On Site..." link to be taken into the database.
  • CINAHL
    Search for nursing and allied health literature by topic.
  • OhioLINK
    Statewide library consortium website - a vast array of electronic journals, electronic books, research databases, and more.

Anatomy Information

Cultural Competency Resources for Healthcare Professionals

The Summa Medical Library has a number of print books on cultural competency that can be borrowed.  Ask a librarian for help in finding them.

In addition, here are some additional eBooks and websites that may be helpful:

 

Need Help?

See the boxes below for various kinds of help

 

Off-Site Access to Information Resources

For Clinical Key: Obtain registration ID from library.  Allows you to create your own username and password for logging in from off campus.  Off-site access is NOT available to students.

For R2 Digital Library: While on-campus, go to the R2 Digital Library website (click here) and create your own username and password for logging in from off campus. Off-site access is NOT available to students.

For Other Databases and Journals:

  • Enter your name and library ID (contact library if you don't know your library ID)
  • If asked to select your institution, choose Northeast Ohio College of Medicine (NEOMED)
  • If asked to select your branch, choose Summa Health System Akron City
  • Students need to obtain a library ID through their educational institution.

Please Note: Some databases and journals are simply not available from off-site.

Other Library Help Topics

 

Contact us

Library
330-375-3260
amedlib@summahealth.org

Charlotte Sievert
Information Services Librarian
330-375-6658
csievert@summahealth.org

Kathleen Walker
Clinical Informationist
330-375-6970 
walkerka@summahealth.org

Wendy Hess
Systems Librarian
330-375-6108
hessw@summahealth.org

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