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  • RefWorks
    Citation management tool for storing and managing references; creating bibliographies. Supports most citation styles. Requires an individual account set up from a VCU Libraries link. Available to VCU and MCVH-VCU email account holders.

NCBI Databases

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  • MEDLINE/PubMed
    The primary database of information in biomedical and health sciences fields.
  • Web of Science
    A set of databases to find articles. It includes sources from all branches of science and is strongest in biology and medicine. Science Citation Index, BIOSIS Previews, MEDLINE, and Zoological Record are among the databases included.
  • GQuery (formerly Entrez)
    Global cross-database NCBI search for all databases including PubMed, Nucleotide and Protein Sequences, Protein Structures, Genome, Taxonomy, BLAST, OMIM, PopSet, and others.
  • OMIM (Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man)
    Database cataloging human genes and genetic disorders originally authored and edited by Dr. Victor A. McKusick. The database contains textual information, links to sequences, and references.

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