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Physician Assistant Studies Programs: Guide Home

Library resources for the School of Physician Assistant Studies program.  Resources include full text databases, ebooks, electronic journals, and recommended websites.

Library Resources

Evidence-Based Medicine

Medical Research

Ebook Collections


Journal Collections

Library Subscription Apps

Micromedex apps are a free download but require a password for content access.  To retrieve the password for each of these apps, go to the Micromedex homepage and click "Download Mobile Apps" at the bottom. On the following page, open the "Micromedex Native Mobile Apps" collapsible menu. The current Micromedex apps available are:

Micromedex Drug Reference
Micromedex Drug Interactions
Micromedex IV Compatibility
Micromedex NeoFax
Micromedex Pediatrics Reference

Register for a Login ID to use the Natural Medicines app and to accrue CE/CME credits. On the Natural Medicines homepage, click the "Get Your Login ID" button at the top of the screen to register. 

Sign up for the Sanford Guide App: Create a free account to access the Sanford Guide Collection on a mobile device. Please note that you may be required to be on campus to register

Renew Sanford Guide App Access

To use the UpToDate app, you must register for an UpToDate account.  

Maintain app access: You must login to the browser version of UpToDate using the link below every 90 days to re-verify your account and maintain app access. Your app access will expire if you do not re-verify your account.

Recommended Websites

Guidelines and Recommendations


Laboratory Testing

Medical Images

BoardVitals exam review for USMLE Steps 1, 2 and 3.

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Once you've registered, use this link to access the BoardVitals question banks:

Library Orientation

This orientation module is focused on Physician Assistant Studies resources.  For a general library orientation, please choose one of the location-based orientations on the library's Orientations page. 


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