Academic Affairs

Resources


Generic Resources

  • BioMed Central is an open access publisher of over 100 peer-reviewed journals.
  • The Wright State Library serves as a scholarly information center for the BSOM and other health science related colleges and departments. It collects, organizes and facilitates access to scholarly resources in all formats; supports teaching, learning and research; and provides instruction in the use of traditional and new information resources and technologies.
  • Google Health Co-op is a project which allows subject expert individuals and organizations to establish accounts, and then create annotations with a limited number of categories or limits to links in the Google Health database.
  • Hardin MD (Hardin Meta Directory) lists a "directory of directories" for health and medicine. The site is maintained by Hardin Library for the Health Sciences at the University of Iowa.
  • MedEdPORTAL is a new approach to online publication that offers peer review for teaching resources. Examples of MedEdPORTAL publications include tutorials, virtual patients, cases, lab manuals, assessment instruments, faculty development materials, etc. MedEdPORTAL is a resource designed to help faculty publish and share educational resources. MedEdPORTAL was designed to promote collaboration and educational scholarship by facilitating the open exchange of peer-reviewed teaching resources.
  • MedlinePlus is a consumer oriented site that brings together authoritative information from the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. The site is maintained by the NLM.
  • Public Library of Science is one of several initiatives that promote open access to scientific and medical literature. They have launched a nonprofit scientific publishing venture that will provide scientists with high-quality, high-profile journals in which to publish their most important work, while making the full contents freely available for anyone to read, distribute or use for their own research.
  • PubMed Central is a digital archive of life sciences journal literature developed and managed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). NLM is taking the lead in preserving and maintaining unrestricted access to the electronic literature. PubMed Central aims to fill the role of a world class library in the digital age. It is not a journal publisher. NLM believes that giving all users free and unrestricted access to the material in PubMed Central is the best way to ensure the durability and utility of the archive as technology changes over time.

Campus Services

These are some of the resources available on WSU campus to support your teaching and research in medical education:

  • Boonshoft SOM Faculty Development and Medical Education Research - The Boonshoft SOM Academic Affairs office offers faculty development and medical education research services in two forms: workshops/activities, and one-on-one consultations. For more information contact:
  • Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) - The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) at WSU offers a variety of faculty development workshops year round in different areas including course design, assessment techniques, student learning, distance learning, and multimedia.
  • Library Resources - The Library here at WSU collects, organizes and facilitates access to scholarly resources in all formats; supports teaching, learning and research; and provides instruction in the use of traditional and new information resources and technologies. In their website you can find images, electronic books, have free access to online articles, and even request a literature search through the Medical Librarian, Ms. Bette Sydelko
  • MedOps - Medical Academic Operations (MedOps) provides technical support to our faculty, staff and students. For more information please call (937) 775-3822.

Online Journals

The majority of the links below connect you to electronic journals provided by the WSU Library or OhioLink, affording full text access to articles for Wright State University faculty and staff.

We thank the WSU Library for this and so many more great online resources and services.

If You Are Off Campus

If you are logging into OhioLink from OFF CAMPUS, you will need a University ID (UID). The UID is different from your CAMPUS account that you use to access WINGS. To find your UID, you must first have a CAMPUS username (e.g., w001abc) and password. For assistance contact the CaTS Help Desk at (937) 775-4827, 1-888-775-4827 or by email helpdesk@wright.edu.

Journals
Free Sites
  • BioMed Central is an open access publisher of over 100 peer-reviewed journals.
  • Edumed News is a free on-line newsletter for news and events on distance education in medicine and health and other topics related to information technology applications in the educational area, such as Internet, telehealth and telemedicine, health informatics, etc. It is an official publication of the Edumed Institute for Education in Medicine and Health.
  • The WSU Library serves as a scholarly information center for the Boonshoft SOM and other health science-related colleges and departments. It collects, organizes and facilitates access to scholarly resources in all formats; supports teaching, learning and research; and provides instruction in the use of traditional and new information resources and technologies.
  • Free Medical Journals is dedicated to the promotion of free access to medical journals over the Internet.
  • HighWire Press is one of the largest archive of free full-text science. As of 2/8/08, they are assisting in the online publication of 1,839,345 free full-text articles and 4,644,252 total articles.
  • MedEdPORTAL is a new approach to online publication that offers peer review for teaching resources. Examples of MedEdPORTAL publications include tutorials, virtual patients, cases, lab manuals, assessment instruments, faculty development materials, etc. MedEdPORTAL is a resource designed to help faculty publish and share educational resources. MedEdPORTAL was designed to promote collaboration and educational scholarship by facilitating the open exchange of peer-reviewed teaching resources.
  • Public Library of Science is one of several initiatives that promote open access to scientific and medical literature. They have launched a nonprofit scientific publishing venture that will provide scientists with high-quality, high-profile journals in which to publish their most important work, while making the full contents freely available for anyone to read, distribute or use for their own research.
  • PubMed Central is a digital archive of life sciences journal literature developed and managed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). NLM is taking the lead in preserving and maintaining unrestricted access to the electronic literature. PubMed Central aims to fill the role of a world class library in the digital age. It is not a journal publisher. NLM believes that giving all users free and unrestricted access to the material in PubMed Central is the best way to ensure the durability and utility of the archive as technology changes over time.
Other Sites

Organizations


Resources by Content

Anatomy
Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine
Gynecology
Internal Medicine
Neuroscience
Pediatrics
Psychiatry
Respiratory
Last edited on 02/22/2015.