Databases by subject: Complementary & Alternative Medicine

Major Indexes

Allied and Complementary Medicine (AMED)

Find research in alternative medicine for physicians, therapists, medical researchers, and clinicians looking to learn more about alternative treatments.

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 datasets using the Web of Science platform.

Drug Information Portal (NLM)

Find drug information selected from the U.S. National Library of Medicine and other U.S. Government agencies. This portal covers drugs from the time they are entered into clinical trials (Clinicaltrials.gov) through their entry in the U.S. market place (Drugs@FDA). Information on many drugs in other countries is also included.

Embase

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

Index to Chiropractic Literature

Search peer-reviewed chiropractic journals.

Journal Tables of Contents Service (JournalTOCs)

Use this Current Awareness Service to search or browse scholarly journal Tables of Contents. Create a free personal account to save the list of journals you want to follow regularly.

MEDLINE (via Ovid)

Search the U.S. National Library of Medicine's premier database for 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.

PapersFirst (index of papers presented at conferences worldwide)

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

Proceedings (index of worldwide conference proceedings)

Find worldwide conference proceedings via OCLC's FirstSearch interface.

PubMed (HSL)

Search the U.S. National Library of Medicine's premier database for bibliographic citations with abstracts to journal articles in the life sciences with a focus on biomedicine. In addition to MEDLINE, PubMed also includes citations and links to full-text articles in PubMed Central and citations to NCBI Bookshelf items.

PubMed Central

Find free full-text articles from the biomedical and life sciences journal literature from this U.S. National Library of Medicine permanent archive. Links to PubMed Central' full-text content appear in PubMed search results.

Science Citation Index (included in Web of Science)

Find articles and citations across all science disciplines.

ScienceDirect

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

Scopus

Search the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature from scientific journals, books and conference proceedings, covering the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities.

Social Sciences Citation Index (included in Web of Science)

Find articles and cited references in the social sciences.

Web of Science (All Databases)

Find articles and citations in the sciences, social sciences and humanities from all available databases on the Web of Science platform.

Web of Science (Core collection only)

Find articles, citations, and conference proceedings in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities.