Medical Assisting

Databases: Published Journal Articles

  • EBSCO - Health and Medicine
    Search EBSCO for articles and other information in these health- and medicine-related databases: Academic Search Premier, Alt HealthWatch, CINAHL Plus with Full Text, Health Source (Consumer Edition and Nursing/Academic Edition), MasterFILE Premier, and MEDLINE. AgeLine and MedicLatina can also be selected.
  • Health and Wellness Resource Center with Alternative Health Module
    Provides access to medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
    GVRL is a database of 27 encyclopedias and specialized reference sources, including nursing and medical references.
  • Science Direct
    Full text for over 890 peer reviewed health and life sciences journals. For best results click on SEARCH to get started. Limit your search to SUBSCRIBED Journals.
    Coverage Dates: 1995 - Present

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Summit Borrowing

The PCC Library catalog includes books and other items in the Summit system. Summit is the combined catalog of college and university libraries in Oregon and Washington, with over 27 million items, that allows easy searching, requesting, and delivery of books and movie.

Items requested through Summit can be delivered to any PCC Library for pick-up in 4-5 days. An email to your myPCC account will notify you when your item is ready for pick up.  PCC students and staff can also borrow items directly from a Summit library with your PCC photo ID. Return your borrowed items to any PCC library.

Professional Organizations

Last Update: 21 Aug 14:00