E-Resources Portal

Welcome to the E-Resources Portal page, your access point for all of CMCC’s licensed databases, online journals and other electronic resources.

Featuring the complete contents of Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine.Access and access to more than 75 medical titles, updated content, thousands of images and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files as well as time-saving diagnostic and point-of-care tools.

Access Medicine

Online version of the popular DVD anatomy series, the Video Atlas provides an appreciation of the human body and a direct understanding of the mechanics of body movement. Google Chrome is recommended.

Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy

The LWW Health Library Anatomical Sciences Collection provides online access to eBooks such as Clinically Oriented Anatomy, Grant’s Atlas of Anatomy, Grant’s Dissector, Langman’s Medical Embryology, and many more.

Anatomical Sciences Collection

Provides dissection instructions to use as a guide while performing a human cadaveric dissection.

Anatomy Dissector

Your guide to CMCC and free online anatomy resources.

The Art of Anatomy

View and manipulate images representing different anatomical regions and specialities.


The archives database is a searchable database containing records of all CMCC and private records held in the CMCC Health Sciences Library. New content is added on a regular basis.

Archives Database

Head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques featuring over eight hours of video content.

Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination

Best Practice brings together regularly updated research evidence and guidelines with peer-reviewed expert opinion. Includes unlimited access to all content; remotely and from mobile devices

Companion App:

Create a personal account within the IP range of the institution (while at CMCC).

  1. Access your Apple or Google Play store and search for ‘BMJ Best Practice’.
  2. Select the app and when prompted, use your BMJ Best Practice ‘personal account’ details to sign in and download the content.

BMJ Best Practice

Library research skills learning management tool.

CLEAR Module

Search the library’s holdings of books, print journals and audio-visual materials.

You can now access your personal library account and see what items you have out, items you have on hold and status of money owing. Use the dropdown menu under My Account in the toolbar to access My Checkouts, My Charges and My Holds. The system will prompt you for a userid/password. Use your student number for both.

CMCC Library Catalogue

A collection of databases comprised of systematic reviews, abstracts, technology assessments, economic evaluations, and individual clinical trials.

Cochrane Library

A clinical reference tool created by physicians for use primarily at the 'point-of-care'.

DynaMed Database

DynaMed Plus Database

Award-winning interactive atlas of human anatomy. Explore over 5400 anatomic structures and more than 375 000 medical labels. Images in: CT, MRI, Radiographs, Anatomic diagrams and nuclear images.


Search CMCC's collection of e-books via EBSCOhost, our EBSCO databases interface to access full text titles in anatomy, biochemistry, medical imaging, sports sciences and other subject areas.

You can also access our e-books through our library catalogue (OPAC). Search the catalogue as you would for any other type of resource or limit your search by media to "e-book". Use the electronic resource link in the catalogue record to take you to your e-book full text content.


You can now access some of the titles in the library's Reserve colleciton as e-books. Use the E-Books on Reserve link and select the Books tab.Our Reserve e-book titles:

Clinical Epidemiology: How to Do Clinical Practice Research; Essentials of Skeletal Radiology; Macnab's Backache; Photographic Manual of Regional Orthopaedic and Neurological Tests; Pocket Manual of Differential Diagnosis and Rehabilitation of the Spine: A Practitioner's Manual.

E-Books on Reserve

A web-based tool that offers a “one-stop” search of our library’s e-collection, with easy navigation to full-text content. Use E-Journals A-Z to search multiple databases and all our electronic journals simultaneously to locate journal titles and access full text articles.

E-Journals A-Z (our E-Journals locator)

A collection of biomedical, nursing, sports medicine, psychology and alternative medicine databases containing full text journal articles, abstracts and bibliographic citations.

EBSCO Databases

An online digital library of education research and information.

Education Resources Information Center (ERIC)

Reference management software available on all library workstations.

Featuring the complete contents of Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine.

Harrison's Online.

A free, searchable database of articles from peer reviewed chiropractic journals, as well as a Web site containing links to high quality online health and medical resources.

Index to Chiropractic Literature

High quality, evidence-based information about complementary and alternative therapies.

Natural Medicines

OrthoEvidence is the mobile-friendly online source for high quality and timely orthopaedic–only evidence-based summaries, pre-appraised by orthopaedic medical experts.

Remote access: Use your cmcc.ca email address at the Sign Up button to create a new OE account for off-campus access.


An easy to use interface for searching MEDLINE's over 20 million references to journal articles. More advanced searching options than EBSCO Medline.

Ovid Medline

A dynamic nutrition subscription service developed by the Dietitians of Canada to address the broad spectrum of practice in nutrition and dietetics.

PEN (Practice-based Evidence in Nutrition)

Bibliographic records and much more from the U.S National Library of Medicine. Use this PubMed link to access some of CMCC's electronic journal holdings. Click on the CMCC logo to link directly to full text.


A clinical reference tool comprised of information about diseases and conditions, drug information, patient education, exercise images and practice resource.

Rehabiliation Reference Center

This page contains links to high quality resources freely available on the Internet..

Web Resources