Databases by subject: Complementary & Alternative Medicine

Major Indexes

Allied and Complementary Medicine (AMED)

Find research in alternative medicine.

Cochrane Library

Find results of controlled trials in medical research including systematic reviews and meta-analyses.

Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science

Find scientific literature from significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide.

Current Contents Connect

Find complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world's leading scholarly journals and books.

DailyMed (NLM)

Find comprehensive, up-to-date medication content and labeling information found in medication package inserts for human and animal drugs marketed in the United States.

Data Citation Index (1900-present)

Find research data sets and data studies in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.

Drug Information Portal (NLM)

Find drug information from the time a drug enters clinical trials to their introduction into the marketplace.


Find biomedical articles from 1947 to the present covering topics such as pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and clinical medicine. Includes over 2,700 journals not indexed in MEDLINE/Pubmed.

Index to Chiropractic Literature

Find peer-reviewed chiropractic journals.

Journal Tables of Contents Service (JournalTOCs)

Find tables of contents for scholarly journals and create a free personal account to save the list of journals you want to follow regularly.

MEDLINE (via Ovid)

Find bibliographic citations with abstracts to journal articles in the life sciences with a focus on biomedicine. MEDLINE is the primary component of PubMed.

Natural Medicines

Find evidence-based clinical information on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary alternative and integrative therapies.


Find papers presented at conferences worldwide via OCLC's FirstSearch.


Find worldwide conference proceedings via OCLC's FirstSearch.

PubMed (UA/HSL)

Find bibliographic citations with abstracts to journal articles in the life sciences with a focus on biomedicine. PubMed includes MEDLINE and citations to NCBI Bookshelf items.

PubMed Central

Find free full text articles from biomedical and life sciences journals.

Science Citation Index

Find articles and citations across all science disciplines.


Find articles and book chapters from physical sciences, engineering, life sciences, health sciences, social sciences, and humanities.


Find peer-reviewed scientific journals, books, and conference proceedings across all disciplines.

Social Sciences Citation Index

Find articles and citations in the social sciences.

Web of Science (all databases)

Find articles, patents, data sets, and more in the sciences, arts, and humanities.

Web of Science (Core collection only)

Find articles, books, and conference proceedings in the sciences, arts, and humanities.