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Health Resources for UVA Rural and Global Partners

Point-of-Care Resources

Free Journal Articles

  • DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals: http://www.doaj.org/doaj?func=home&uiLanguage=en
    Free, full-text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages.
  • Highwire: Highwire: http://highwire.stanford.edu/lists/freeart.dtl
    HighWire Press, a division of Stanford Libraries, partners with others to facilitate the digital dissemination of 1464 journals, reference works, books, and proceedings
  • Hinari: http://www.who.int/hinari/eligibility/en/
    HINARI Access to Research in Health Programme provides free or very low cost online access to the major journals and books in biomedical and related social sciences to local, not-for-profit institutions in developing countries.
  • PubMed Central: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/
    PubMed Central is a free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health.
  • Research4Life: http://www.research4life.org/
    The collective name for the four programs - HINARI, AGORA, OARE and ARDI - Research4Life provides developing countries with free or low cost access to academic and professional peer-reviewed content online.

Electronic Books

Patient Education Resources

Mobile Applications

Other Health Resources

  • Healthcare Information for All http://www.hifa2015.org/
    HIFA2015 is a campaign and knowledge network with more than 4000 members representing 1800 organizations in 157 countries worldwide.
  • iSA http://www.theisaproject.eu/
    iSA (International Support Action) is a Web-based collaboration project among medicine professionals, funded by the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) of the European Union, which seeks the exchange of knowledge about clinical cases of patients seen in the hospitals of Peru, Mexico, Equatorial Guinea, Kenya and Sierra Leone.
  • The Lancet Global Health Portal http://www.thelancet.com/global-health
    Free access to the Lancet's World Reports and Perspectives articles plus The Lancet Global Health Series, and Regional Reports and Commissions.
  • Meducation.net http://www.meducation.net/
    Meducation.net has a Facebook page. Free sign up allows access to medical student resources.
  • More full-text options are listed here at the Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce site: http://phpartners.org/howtoaccess.html