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Medical Student Library Resources: Online Resources

Why do we do literature searches?

  • Create research proposals
  • Collect evidence on effectiveness of clinical treatments
  • To make a clinical decision
  • Gather information for presentations

What is a literature search?

A systematic and thorough search of published literature in order to collect information about a particular topic.

Liaison Librarian to the School of Medicine

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Christine Gaspard
Contact:
UT Health Briscoe Library
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229
(210) 567-2429

Databases

Turning Research Into Practice

Journals and Articles

Clinical Resources

Study & Clinical Tools

The Internet Pathology Laboratory

for Medical Education