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How can your liaison librarian help you?

As the liaison librarian dedicated to the Long School of Medicine, I serve as your main point of contact at the library.  I provide expertise, guidance, and support to help you make the most of our extensive resources and services.  Please let me know if I can be of assistance.

IMPORTANT REMINDER: Starting June 3rd, all users must log in to access the library's online resources.

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Contact your library liaison for help searching the literature

Let me help you with:

  • Identifying databases and other information sources relevant to your search
  • Composing and running literature reviews for grant applications and other research
  • Supporting Systematic, Scoping, and other structured reviews for publications

Use the Email Me link on the right side of this page.

Request Support for a Structured Literature Review

Our Liaison Librarian Team can help with systematic, scoping, and other structured reviews. Librarians offer a full range of support from registering a protocol through submitting the final draft for publication.

Visit our Structured Searches page to learn more and submit a request!

Learn about our Read and Publish agreements

UT Health San Antonio Library participates in several Read and Publish agreements which aim to serve authors and the wider community by publishing high-quality, peer-reviewed open access (OA) content.  This waives publishing fees for authors who wish to publish in open access.

Click here to find out more.

Click here to see eligible journals.

Accessing Electronic Resouces

Interlibrary Loan

When the library doesn't have access to something you want, we will borrow a copy from another library for you.  Journal articles or book chapters will be sent as a PDF.  For books, a print copy will be shipped.

For more information on ILL, please visit the Interlibrary Loan webpage.

Key Databases


A search system that contains references to scholarly journals in the areas of biomedicine and health. Powered by MEDLINE, a premier collection of citations maintained by the National Library of Medicine (NLM). Full-text linking is available for free and subscribed content only.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text

Provides indexing for 3,000+ journals from the fields of nursing and allied health, with indexing back to 1937. Offers complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses Association, covering nursing, biomedicine, librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Includes full-text systematic reviews (of the highest level) of methodological studies and protocols.

Proquest Theses and Dissertations

The world's most comprehensive database of theses and dissertations from around the world, from 1743-present.


An American Psychological Association (APA) collection devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. Covers the 1800’s to the present.


A collection of abstracts and citations for peer-reviewed literature in the scientific, technical, medical, and social sciences. See the LibGuide for more information.

Turning Research Into Practice (TRIP)

A clinical search engine with high-quality research evidence such as systematic reviews, medical images, patient leaflets, and peer-reviewed articles. Note: Search results link directly to PubMed and other resources for access.

Clinical Resources


UpToDate offers clinical, drug, patient, and member content to support health professionals in delivering care across diverse settings. On campus registration is required. Re-verify once every 90 days. A mobile app is available.


AccessMedicine from McGraw Hill Medical is a comprehensive online medical resource that provides a complete spectrum of knowledge, with essential information accessible anywhere from books, Diagnosaurus (DDx) and other quick reference tools, infographics, drug information, multimedia (auscultation, heart and lung sounds available), cases, and videos and medical textbooks to assist in decision-making at the point-of-care. A mobile app is available.


ClinicalKey is a database of clinical information, point-of-care resources, books, research journals, procedure videos, and multimedia content provided by Elsevier. It provides information across a wide range of specialties. A mobile app is available.


Online platform that provides access to many electronic resources for health professionals and students. It includes essential references such as AHFS Drug Information, Davis’ Comprehensive Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests, Stedman’s Medical Dictionary, EBMcalc, and Evidence Alerts. A mobile app is available.

Liaison to the School of Medicine

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Christine Gaspard
Associate Director for Liaison Services
Liaison to Long School of Medicine
UT Health Briscoe Library
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229
(210) 567-2429

Keep up with the literature

Link to Browzine

Use Browzine to create your own electronic bookshelves of key journals linked with our collection. You can create a personalized electronic library and keep up to date with tables of contents.

Let me show you how to:

  • Sign up
  • Download the app
  • Create your bookshelves
  • Receive notifications