Bismillahirrahmaninirahim, Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wa barakatuh dan selamat sejahtera

I am Herman Harianto Che Harun, liaison librarian for: Department of Psychiatry, 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
Glossary of Psychiatry and Neurology
Medical Reference library
Oxford Reference Online
Online access to the world's most trusted reference collection including Biological Sciences and Medicine.
The Open Psychology Journal


(Accessible via Perpustakaan Hamdan Tahir website:
Annual Reviews

Authoritative, analytic reviews in 37 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences. Among the most highly cited in scientific literature.

BMJ Group

Full-text access to 23 titles in BMJ Journals Collection Access to BMJ Best Practice and BMJ Clinical Evidence

Bentham Journals

A multi-national publisher, Bentham Science Publishers are the publishers of over 61 biomedical and pharmaceutical journals and 5 book series.

Cambridge University e-journal Collection

With over 230 titles to choose from the list of journals that span over 32 subject areas, ranging from Agriculture, Archaeology and Anthropology, Nutrition, to Psychology and Cognitive Science, Religion and Social Studies.

The Cochrane Library

High-quality, independent evidence for the healthcare decision making Includes reliable evidence from Cochrane and other systematic reviews, clinical trials, and more. Recognized as the gold standard in evidence-based health care.


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

Gale Databases - Academic OneFile

Peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Authoritative, comprehensive and extensive coverage on Physical Sciences, Technology, Medicine, Social Sciences, the Arts, Theology, Literature and other subjects

images.MD – the online encyclopedia of Medical images

Over 70,000 Medical images from more than 100 collections and 2,000 contributors.

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 of

JAMA Archives Full Backfiles

Digital archive featuring landmark articles that played a pivotal role in shaping the last century of medical research, clinical practice and public health.


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


Includes Medical reference books, Full-Text Journals and Clinics of North America, MEDLINE abstracts, practice guideline, patient handouts, CMEs and drug information. Full-text access to 52 journal titles, 35 clinic series and 51 e-books.


The PsycINFO®, database, American Psychological Association’s (APA) renowned resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. It contains over 3 million records and summaries dating as far back as the 1600s with one of the highest DOI matching rates in the publishing industry. Journal coverage, which spans from the 1800s to the present, includes international material selected from around 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection is a comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods. This is the world's largest full text psychology database offering full text coverage for nearly 400 journals.


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.

SocINDEX with Full Text

SocINDEX with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive and highest quality sociology research database. The database features more than 2.1 million records with subject headings from a 20,000+ term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. SocINDEX with Full Text contains full text for more than 860 journals dating back to 1908. This database also includes full text for more than 830 books and monographs, and full text for over 16,800 conference papers.


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


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)