Bismillahirrahmaninirahim, Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wa barakatuh dan selamat sejahtera

I am Herman Harianto Che Harun, liaison librarian for: Department of Anatomy, Kampus Kesihatan, Universiti Sains Malaysia. Virtual Subject Library or VSL is an instrument for the students, lecturers and researchers to search various online resources for their research, teaching and learning. This portal offers rapid access to related subject literature and information that contains databases, journals and Internet resources.

If you have comments and suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact me at or ext. 1463.


Britannica Encyclopaedia


Family Medicine Reference

Glossary of Psychiatry and Neurology

Medical Reference library

Medical Matrix. Family Medicine

Medical Mnemonics
A free, non-profit, online searchable database of medical mnemonics to help remember the important details.

Pubmed for Family Medicine


(Accessible via PHT Library’s website

BMJ Best Practices
Best Practices combines the latest research evidence from Clinical Evidence with peer reviewed expert opinion and
guidelines that covers diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and prevention.

BMJ Group
BMJ Journals Collection comprises of 23 leading medical titles on specialist clinical areas, public health and evidence-based medicine.
Journal articles are commissioned from world renowned medical experts, cover entire fields and feature the latest.

BMJ Learning
BMJ Learning offers a wide range of learning resources that deal with everyday issues in primary care and hospital medicine,
comprising interactive case histories, just in time modules, reflective modules, and multimedia modules.

A scholarly database for Management, Business, Accounting, Economics, Education, Social Science, Information Studies,
Engineering, Linguistics and Audiology.

Clinical Key
a-clinical insight engine designed specifically to give answers from the largest collection of published medical resources in every medical
and surgical specialty including medline information is structured to align with doctors workflows whether they are!/

Henry Stewart Talks - Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection
Henry Stewart Talks publishes animated audio visual presentations by world leading experts in advanced content and user friendly format

covering biomedicine and life sciences

Springer Protocols
Access to time-tested, easily reproducible, step-by-step protocols for immediate use in the lab. Coverage includes Biochemistry,
Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Cancer Research, Cell Biology, Genetics/Genomics, Imaging/Radiology, Immunology, Infection

Full-text access to Medical Databases such as MEDLINE (1,370 titles), CINAHL (600 titles), Health Business (480 titles),
Psychology & Sports Medicine. Access to Scientific & Medical ART Imagebase – a collection of 13,000+ high quality illustration


images.MD – the online encyclopedia of Medical images
Over 70,000 Medical images from more than 100 collections and 2,000 contributors.

Informaworld – Informa Healthcare
Provides authoritative research and analysis, and the latest news, comment and debate in Healthcare and Life Sciences.

ISI Web of Knowledge
ISI ProceedingsSM – more than 4,865,000 records of papers from over 60,000 conferences Biological Abstracts® – reference information
from over 4,200 Life Sciences journals MEDLINE® – the premier database of the U.S. National Library

Includes archives of over one thousand leading academic journals across the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Sciences.

NSTP e-media ( NEW! )
An online service provided by New Strait Times Press (Malaysia) Berhad (NSTP) consisting of newspaper archive since 1991
and information compiled by NSTP research team (Factfiles) on companies, personalities, countries and Malaysia States. Service

Oxford University Press e-journal full collection ( NEW! )
A division of Oxford University Press that publishes over 230 academic and research journals covering a broad range of subject areas,
two-thirds of which are published in collaboration with learned societies and other international organizations.

Index to Medline®, International Pharmaceutical Abstracts (IPA), Drug Information and Food Science.
Your Journals @ OVID allows full-text access to 270 journal titles by LWW and 18 journal titles by OVID

More than 880 medical titles in full text with abstracts and index from MEDLINE. Coverage includes nursing, pediatrics, neurology, pharmacology,
cardiology, physical therapy, and others.

Contains over 25% of the world's Science, Technology and Medicine full text and bibliographic information.

The largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources on Scientific,
Technical, Medical and Social Sciences literature;jsessionid=7DEFF632B1F7F98FF70C688DA25742C4.aXczxbyuHHiXgaIW6Ho7g

Interactive databases for high-quality STM journals, book series, books, reference works and the

Online Archives Collection Biomedical and Life Sciences (828,747) Medicine (715,286)

Wiley Online Library
Access to more than 3 million articles across 1400 journals in various disciplines including Life Sciences,
Medical, Veterinary & Health Science, Psychology, combined with 7000 OnlineBooks and major reference works

World Scientific Collection ( NEW! )
World Scientific'sjournal program has grown to include 134 international peer-reviewed journals covering fields such as nanotechnology,
biomedical science and computational science, materials science, medical science, life sciences, banking

(Accessible via Perpustakaan Hamdan Tahir website:

The Anatomical Record: Advances in Integrative Anatomy and Evolutionary Biology
• Wiley Online Library Full Collection (NESLi2) 2007 to present

Anatomy and Embryology
• MEDLINE with Full Text (EBSCO) 2000 - 2006

Annals of anatomy - Anatomischer Anzeiger
• ScienceDirect Freedom Collection 1995 to present

Clinical Anatomy
• Wiley Online Library Full Collection (NESLi2) 1996 to present

Journal of Anatomy (Blackwell)
• Wiley Online Library Full Collection (NESLi2) 1997 to present

(Accessible via Perpustakaan Hamdan Tahir website:
Springer E-Books
SpringerLink provides access to your library's eContent collection. eContent is the digital version of books, journals, and database content.

Cambridge University Press - E - Books


CRCnetBASE offers instant access to the world's premier scientific and technical references with added support for libraries.
Our subject collections are designed to meet the individualized needs of any sized library or institution.

Emerald eBook Series

Elsevier eBooks

Gale GVRL eBooks


IET Digital Library eBooks

IGI Global EBook

SPIE eBooks

RSC eBooks

Sage Knowledge

Wiley Online Library

World Scientific eBooks




Academic Conferences International - e-journals
Base near Reading, South Oxfordshire in the UK with a North American office in Montreal, Canada. ACI operates on a world-wide basis, holding conferences in Continental Europe, North and South America, the Middle East and Africa.

Free access to millions of articles in various subjects and top publications.

Annals Academic of Medicine Singapore
The Annals is the official medical journal of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore. It is a refereed monthly journal appearing in the Index Medicus and has been accepted in the Science Citation Index-Expanded, ISI Alerting Services, and Current Contents®/Clinical Medicine.

Bioline International
Bioline International is an electronic publishing service, founded in 1993.
It is operated by bioscientists and librarians who believe that scientific information can be distributed more widely, more cheaply and with added scientific value using electronic means.

Dart Europe E-Theses Portal
Access to more than 100,000 theses from 210 institutions in 16 European countries provided by DART-Europe, a partnership of research libraries and library consortia who are working together to improve global access to European research theses.

Directory of Open Access Journals
This service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. There are now 2720 journals in the directory. Currently 816 journals are searchable at article level. As of today 135026 articles are included in the DOAJ service.

Free Medical Journals
The Free Medical Journals Site is dedicated to the promotion of free access to medical journals over the Internet

German Medical Science

Hindawi Journals
Hindawi publishes a collection of peer-reviewed, open access journals covering several areas in Engineering, Life Sciences, Mathematics, and Physical Sciences. All articles published in Hindawi journals are open access and distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. The following pages provide listing of all journals currently published, newly launched, or currently under development.

International medical journal -IIUM JOURNAL
International Islamic University Malaysia publication and researches about medical.

International journal of medical sciences

Journal of Korean medical science

Malaysian Journal of medical sciences

MyAIS (Malaysian Abstracting & Indexing System)
MyAIS is an open access system for abstracts and indexes of articles published in refereed scholarly Malaysian journals. In some cases, this system also provides full-text access to scholarly articles in journals as well as conference proceeding published in Malaysia or abroad. MyAIS relies on the voluntary contribution from Malaysian academics, academic and professional publishers. This is a non-profit making project that attempts to serve Malaysian educational and research community with information about what has been published in Malaysian refereed journals for each year and in the various disciplines. Self-submission and archiving of abstracts and full-text articles is encouraged.

Open Journal Systems
Content: Open Journal Systems (OJS) is a journal management and publishing system that has been developed by the Public Knowledge Project through its federally funded efforts to expand and improve access to research.

Open J-Gate
Open J-Gate is an electronic gateway to global journal literature in open access domain. Launched in 2006, Open J-Gate is the contribution of Informatics (India) Ltd to promote OAI. Open J-Gate provides seamless access to millions of journal articles available online. Open J-Gate is also a database of journal literature, indexed from 3000+ open access journals, with links to full text at Publisher sites.

Pubmed Central List of Journal
PubMed Central is a free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), developed and managed by NIH's National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the National Library of Medicine (NLM)

Pakistan journal of medical sciences

PATENTSCOPE® Search Service
The World Intellectual Property organization (WIPO). PATENTSCOPE® Search Service enables you to do full-text search in over 1.4 million published international patent applications from the first publication in 1978.

SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online
SciELO is an electronic library covering a selected collection of Brazilian scientific journals. The objective of the site is to implement an electronic virtual library, providing full access to a collection of serial titles, a collection of issues from individual serial titles, as well as to the full text of articles. The access to both serial titles and articles is available via indexes and search forms.

Singapore Medical Journal
The Singapore Medical Journal is published monthly by the Singapore Medical Association

The South Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health
The Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health is published by the SEAMEO Regional Tropical Medicine and Public Health Network (SEAMEO TROPMED Network).


Free wireless access to the Internet via wireless fidelity or "Wi-Fi" is available
Patrons may access the Internet via "hot spots" at the library using their own laptop computers or Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs). Patrons need to provide their own equipment, but do not have to use any special codes or passwords to access the Internet. They can simply turn on their laptop or PDA to connect to the Wi-Fi network.
The Wi-Fi connection is operational whenever the libraries are open. While using this service inside the libraries, patrons must adhere to the same BPL computer and Internet policy as those using Library computers. In addition, the Library recommends Wi-Fi users take appropriate security precautions when using this service.