Library

The Ewa Hammer Library of Oriental Medicine

Information and Hours of Operation

The Ewa Hammer Library of Oriental Medicine is managed by our Librarian Daniel Horak. The Library offers a variety of publications to meet the needs of students in general information, Western and Eastern Medical information, Journals, and digital media.

Monday – CLOSED
Tuesday – 10:00 AM TO 3:00 PM
Wednesday – 10:00 AM TO 3:00 PM
Thursday – 10:00 AM TO 4:00 PM
Friday – 09:00 AM TO 1:00 PM
Email: library@dragonrises.edu

Additional Online Library Resources on Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

Acupuncture:

Acupuncture Australia – Complete acupuncture point listing
http://www.acupuncture.com.au/education/acupoints/points.html

Meridians of Acupuncture
http://www.acumedico.com/meridians.htm

Acubriefs – Sign up for free newsletter on acupuncture
http://www.acubriefs.com

Databases:

Acubriefs – database of acupuncture references
http://www.acubriefs.com

PubMed
http://www.pubmed.gov

Phytotherapies – requires registration. Herbal database
http://www.phytotherapies.org

Dr Dukes Phytochemical and Ethnobotaincal Databases
http://www.ars-grin.gov/duke/index.html

FDA Poisonous Plant Database
http://www.cfsan.fda.gov/~djw/plantox.html

Herbal Resources:

International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements –IBIS

National Institutes of Health
http://ods.od.nih.gov/Health_Information/IBIDS.aspx

Kamwo Herbal Pharmacy
http://www.kamwo.com/help/help.html

Natural Herb Guide – information on herbal medications, Chinese medications, teas and more http://www.naturalherbsguide.com

Southwest School of Botanical Medicine – Pictures & illustrations of herbal plants, herbal manuals, formularies and more.
http://www.swsbm.com/HOMEPAGE/HomePage.html

Medications:

RX List
http://www.rxlist.com/script/main/hp.asp

Drugs.com –Drug interaction checker, Pill identifier, prescription drug monographs
http://www.drugs.com

Daily Med –National Library of Medicine prescription package inserts
http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/about.cfm

Publications:

Books:

Free books 4 doctors
http://www.freebooks4doctors.com

Merck Manual
http://www.merck.com/mmpe/index.html

Southwest School of Botanical Medicine – Herbal manuals and formularies, Materia Medica and more
http://www.swsbm.com/HOMEPAGE/HomePage.html

Journals:

Free Medical Journals – Links to over 400 full text journals below is a list of selected titles.
http://www.freemedicaljournals.com

The journals on this site include:

American Family Physician 1998- present

American Journal of Clinical Nutrition Sept 1, 1952 – present (one year embargo on full text)

American Journal of Critical Care – 2002 – present (6 month embargo on full text)

Annals of Internal Medicine – 1998 – present (6 month embargo on full text)

Archives of Internal Medicine – 1998 – present (one year embargo on full text)

BMJ – 1963 –present (original research immediately other one year embargo)

MMWR – 1982 – present

New England Journal of Medicine – 1993 – present (6 month embargo)

Postgraduate Medical Journal – 1999- Present (one year embargo on full text)

Chinese Medical Times – free online access
http://www.chinesemedicinetimes.com

Web Resources:

Oriental Medicine Internet Resources
http://www.orientalmedicine.com/home

Center for Disease Control
http://www.cdc.gov

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
http://nccam.nih.gov

Rosenthal Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine – Columbia University
http://www.rosenthal.hs.columbia.edu

Oriental Medicine Internet Resources
http://www.holisticmed.com/www/ormed.html

Chinese Medicine Times online encyclopedia
http://www.chinesemedicinetimes.com/

University of Minnesota – consumer info on Traditional Chinese Medicine
http://takingcharge.csh.umn.edu/therapies/tcm/what

National Drug Awareness
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 47 percent of Americans take at least one prescription drug each month. This website is continually updated with drug recall news, recent FDA approvals, drug interactions, side effects, and current developments in the medical field.
www.drugwatch.com