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 – 9:00 AM TO 2:00 PM
Wednesday – 9:00 AM TO 2:00 PM
Thursday – 9:00 AM TO 3:00 PM
Friday – 09:00 AM TO 1:00 PM
Email: library@dragonrises.edu

Additional Online Library Resources on Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

Resources are updated and maintained on an as needed basis. Please check back for any changes. If you have any questions, please reach out to our librarian at  library@dragonrises.edu.  

Acupuncture:

  1. Acupuncture Australia — Complete Acupuncture Point Listing
  2. Meridians of Acupuncture
  3. and more…

Databases:

  1. PubMed
  2. Dr. Dukes Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases
  3. FDA Poisonous Plant Database
  4. and more…

Herbal Resources:

  1. National Institutes of Health –International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements –IBIS
  2. Kamwo Herbal Pharmacy
  3. Natural Herb Guide — information on herbal medications, Chinese medications, teas and more
  4. Southwest School of Botanical Medicine — Pictures & illustrations of herbal plants, herbal manuals, formularies and more.
  5. and more…

Medications:

  1. RX List
  2. Drugs.com — Drug interaction checker, Pill identifier, prescription drug monographs
  3. Daily Med — National Library of Medicine prescription package inserts
  4. and more…

Publications:

Books:

  1. Free Books 4 Doctors
  2. Merck Manual
  3. Southwest School of Botanical Medicine — Pictures & illustrations of herbal plants, herbal manuals, formularies and more.
  4. and more…

Journals:

Free Medical Journals — Links to over 400 Full Text Journals

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: Mortality & Morbidity Weekly Report – 1982 – present
  • New England Journal of Medicine – 1993 – present (6 month embargo)
  • Postgraduate Medical Journal – 1999- Present (one year embargo on full text)

Journal of Chinese Medicine — on campus resource only

Acupuncture Today

and more…

Web Resources:

  1. Oriental Medicine Internet Resources
  2. Center for Disease Control
  3. National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  4. Oriental Medicine Internet Resources #2
  5. University of Minnesota —  consumer information on Traditional Chinese Medicine
  6. 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.
  7. BMC – Biomed Central
  8. JKMS – Journal of Korean Medical Science
  9. Science Direct — to use, you will need to scroll down and select “Open Access”
  10. Hindawi
  11. Wikipedia — List of Medical Abbreviations
  12. Quan Yin Medical Center Database
  13. and more…