These resources are just a sample of what the library has available to you throughout your time in the Medical and Dental School. These are the highlighted resources we think will be helpful to get you started!
BoardVitals, a high-quality, effective,and powerful exam review tool that can be used anytime and anywhere via aphone, tablet or computer.
The Leader in Online Medical and Healthcare Specialty Examinations and Continuing Education. BoardVitals helps practitioners prepare for licensing and initial certification exams, maintenance of certification (MOC) requirements, and continuing professional education, covering more than 50 specialty areas and exams.
Users must register for an account with an email address affiliated with Stony Brook University to access this resource.
The Case Files® Collection features the complete collection of basic science, clinical medicine, and post-graduate level cases from 23 Case Files® series books in an interactive format to help students learn and retain knowledge through exposure to realistic patient cases. Personalized functionality lets users mark their progress through completed and unseen cases.
Due to the interactive nature of this Collection, users will need to create a MyAccess account. If you do not already have a MyAccess account, one can be created by clicking the dropdown menu in the upper righthand corner where it says “Stony Brook University” and clicking on “Sign-In or Create a Free MyAccess Profile” and then choose “Don’t Have a MyAccess Account?”. Once created, you can use this username/password to access the Case Files Collection remotely and can track your Case History.
Complete Anatomy is a 3 dimensional anatomy platform with 12 layered systems and 1,500 clinical video animations. It has 17,000 interactive structures which include a dissectable human heart in 3D and interactive muscle motion. This database includes anatomical papers, classic textbooks, and scan data.
To get the app, click the 'try it for free' button and sign up with your Stony Brook email address. After the account is created, go to Settings, then My Account, and enter the redeem code 216368388398 (for students) or 451079121666 (for educators).
'Read by QxMD’ provides a single place to discover new research, read outstanding topic reviews and search PubMed. Download the app from either Itunes or Google Play. Establish an account selecting your areas of interest. Select settings (gear icon) and select Stony Brook University. Enter your Net ID and password for full access to our electronic journal content.
(Note: does not currently support Internet Explorer 9.) Includes SCIENCE CITATION INDEX EXPANDED (1900 - present ), SOCIAL SCIENCES CITATION INDEX EXPANDED (1956 - present), and ARTS & HUMANITIES CITATION INDEX (1975 - present). All subjects are covered. Indexes articles from almost 10,000 journals as well as the citations in the articles indexed. Recent years include abstracts.
Embase is a crucial resource for discovering biomedical evidence within published, peer-reviewed literature, in-press publications and conference abstracts. An essential database for systematic reviews.