Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Thieme Electronic Library

Till the end of this year access is open to Thieme Electronic Library, which contains over 40 books, mostly atlases and textbooks for students. Access is available only within the university network, i,e, in the Library and from the departments.

The user guide may be downloaded from

You are kindly requested to apply fair use principles regarding these resources, meaning that you should not download hundreds of pages or entire books. This may entail the interruption of the access for everyone.

Free trial to MD Consult

Till the end of November MD Consult databases may be accessed freely based on user ID and password, which may be obtained from the Library, tel. 0264-597256, extension 2213, or by email to irobu@umfcluj.ro.
The URL for the site is

MD Consult offers many benefits to clinicians:

  • Online access to 50 top medical journals in full-text
  • Online access to Elsevier’s top selling Medical Reference Books (Braunwald’s Heart Disease, Nelson’s Pediatrics, Miller’s Anesthesia and more)
  • Online access to the Clinics of North America in full-text
  • Online access to a comprehensive Drug Database
  • Online access to Practice Guidelines
  • Online access to Patient Information

All of this information is available with one simple search that includes MEDLINE and which saves valuable time.