Created by the United States National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE is an authoritative bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts for biomedical and health journals used by health care professionals, nurses, clinicians and researchers.

The Premier Bibliographic Database for Biomedical Literature

MEDLINE contains journal citations and abstracts for biomedical literature from around the world. The majority of journals selected for MEDLINE are based on the recommendation of the Literature Selection Technical Review Committee.

Features Include:

  • NEW: Ahead of print content is now available for relevant titles from key publishers
  • An easy-to-use interface with basic and advanced search features and searchable cited references
  • Subject Headings that help users effectively search and retrieve information and follow the structure of the Medical Subject headings (MeSH) used by the National Library of Medicine