Michigan State University

Library Catalog

Find books, journals, and more

Text to Search Type of Catalog Search

Search Plus

Board Vitals - Medical Exam Question Bank

Board Vitals logo with a blue brain over top three stethescopes

Board Vitals is an exam preparation and review question bank for MD students (NBME shelf exams), DO students (Comlex level 1), and nursing students (NCLEX-RN). The question bank includes up-to-date explanations and answers from the literature and gives detailed feedback and assessment of users' progress. Content is referenced to many major dermatology, surgery, pediatric, cardiology, gastroenteritis, obstetrics, gynecology, emergency medicine, internal medicine, family medicine, pathology, cytology, laboratory, psychiatry, neurology, and psycho pharmacology texts and journals. Sources include Wiley, Wolters Kluwer, and hundreds of physician authors.
 

Nursing Reference Center Plus - A Point-of-Care Resource for Nursing

Nursing Reference Center Plus logo

Nursing Reference Center Plus (NRC Plus) is an evidence-based nursing point-of-care reference tool. NRC Plus has a new, updated interface with expanded content, including: multimedia (videos and images), nursing management topics, care plans, leadership and management CE modules, additional skills, and more.

Take a three-minute video tour of NRC Plus.

3D Printing At MSU - In Health Sciences

skull and replica of part of the skull made from a 3D printer

The MSU Libraries now offer 3D printing!

Our printer is a MakerBot Replicator (5th Generation). It uses an environmentally friendly bioplastic filament in your choice of 12 colors. The cost is 20¢ per gram of filament, with a $1 minimum, and we ask that you make an appointment to submit your print job.

Read the article and watch the video on the State News website!

Ancient Meets Modern by UCL Engineering /CC BY- SA 2.0

Summer Training Classes - 2015

Librarian teaching a class

Summer Classes

This summer, the classes offered include EndNote, Mendeley, and Finding Funding Online. Register for training sessions.

VisualDX - Visual Clinical Decision Support Tool

visualdx text-based logo

VisualDx is a web-based clinical decision support system designed to aid in the identification of dermatologic, infectious, genetic, metabolic, nutritional and occupational diseases, benign and malignant growths, drug-induce conditions, and other injuries. It covers more than 1,300 pediatric and adult conditions represented by nearly 30,000 images. See the variations in disease presentations, get therapy guidance, search for medications and find images of drug reactions, and use the differential diagnosis tool to find your diagnosis visually. Great for family medicine and other human medicine specialties!

Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination and OSCE Clinical Skills Videos

screenshot of six videos showing a physician giving a patient a physical

Now in its Fifth Edition and featuring completely reshot content and new clinical skills videos, Bates’ Visual Guide delivers head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques for the (Advanced) Assessment or Introduction to Clinical Medicine course. The site features more than 8 hours of video content that focuses on clinical accuracy and patient care.