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1. OnsiteAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Bibliography - ATSIhealth

Informit: A bibliographic database that indexes published and unpublished material on Australian Indigenous health. Source documents include theses, unpublished articles, government reports, conference papers, abstracts, book chapters, books, discussion and working papers, and statistical documents. Users of this database should note that the records provided are not exhaustive and relate generally to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health status rather than the social, historical, political or monetary aspects.

2. OnsiteAMI - Australasian Medical Index

Informit: A bibliographic database that indexed and abstracted articles from over 160 Australian health and medical journals, on all aspects of health and medicine. Most articles were not indexed for Medline. Source documents included journals, conference proceedings, government reports, selected monographs and National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) session reports (to 1996). Subject coverage included all aspects of health and medicine, with an emphasis on clinical medicine and paraprofessional fields. Also included some material from the subsets of NHMRC and Aboriginal health records.

3. OnsiteAusportMed

Informit: A bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from published and unpublished material on all aspects of medical and health issues in Australian sport. AusportMed is a subset of the Australian Sport Database (AUSPORT), which covers material on all aspects of Australian sport. Source documents include journals, monographs, conference papers, government reports, theses, videotapes and audiocassettes. The database began in 1989 but includes selected earlier items. Subject coverage includes medicine, health, biomechanics, psychology, diagnosis, treatment, nutrition diet, physiology, physical fitness and drugs in sport.

4. FreeAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare: The AIHW is Australia's national agency for health and welfare statistics and information. Topics covered include: ageing and aged care, housing and homelessness, population health, alcohol and other drugs, mortality, diabetes and hospitals. Access is also provided to a number of data cubes and to METeOR, AIHW's Metadata Online Registry.

5. FreeAustralian Medical Pioneers Index

: A database of over 3,000 pioneer doctors, from the 1700s through to 1875. The site covers Australian medical history, with a database of medical pioneers and educational background material. Includesdoctors who were registered or qualified in Australia, were resident in Australia, or visited here in a professional capacity, before 1875. Ships' surgeons, convict doctors, general practitioners and medical specialists are included.

6. OnsiteAustralian Public Affairs Information Service Health - APAIS-Health

Informit: A bibliographic database that indexes articles relating to health and medicine in Australia and in particular the legal, social, economic and ethical aspects of health. Clinical articles are not indexed for APAIS-Health. APAIS-Health is a subset of the APAIS database. Source documents include a wide range of periodicals, newspapers, scholarly journals, conference papers and books. APAIS-Health comprehensively indexes approximately 250 journals. Overseas sources are also scanned for material on Australian subject matter. APAIS-Health also indexes very selectively from many other Australian journals and conference proceedings, as well as from overseas journals carrying articles with an Australian content.

7. OnsiteAustralian Sport Database Medical Subset - AUSPORTMED

Informit: Covers medicine, health, biomechanics, psychology, diagnosis, treatment, nutrition, diet, physiology, physical fitness and drugs in sport.

8. FreeCochrane Library Online

The Cochrane Library consists of a regularly updated collection of evidence-based medicine databases featuring over 1,000 journals, major reference works, online books, Current Protocols laboratory manuals, and databases as well as a suite of professional and management resources.

9. LicencedConsumer Health Complete

EBSCO: Resource comprising consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. Content covers all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. This full-text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health.

10. OnsiteDrug Database - DRUG

Informit: A bibliographic database that indexes articles from published and unpublished material on the psychosocial and treatment aspects of alcohol, drug and tobacco use and misuse. Source documents include all major Australian and international alcohol, tobacco and other drugs journals which have been comprehensively indexed since 1987. Articles on substance use published in other medical, psychological and sociological journals have been included as well as books, book chapters, conference papers, research reports, discussion and position papers, government documents, statistics, clinical treatment guidelines and audiovisual material. Subject coverage is the social, economic, political, psychological and legal aspects of prevention and treatment of alcohol, tobacco and other drug use and misuse with a strong emphasis on evidence-based practice.

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