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Biomedical Sciences: Journals & Databases

Some key databases for Biomedical Sciences

These are some key Heath Sciences, Anatomy, Physiology, Human Nutrition, Microbiology & Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology & Toxicology, and Pharmacy databases are listed below.

Have you got a smart phone or tablet? Did you know that many of our key databases are also available via mobile? When you look up the database in the Anatomy database list, Human Nutrition database list, Health Sciences database list, Microbiology database list, or Pharmacy database list and it has this icon: : then it's available for iPhone /iPod or iPad or Android.

Article not online? Interloan it!

If you can't access an article online, search the journal title in Library Search | Ketu to see if the issue you need is in print.

If the article is not available at Otago, use the Library's free Interloan Service and have it delivered from another library to your desktop.

Online PubMed tutorials

Find out how to get the most out of PubMed by using the tutorials below:

Help with Google Scholar

Remember to always access Google Scholar through the Library webpage - that way you are recognised as a student from the University of Otago and you are given access to all our subscriptions.


Follow the [PDF] link or Otago Article Link on the right-hand side to get the full text of the article.