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Dahlgren Memorial Library

A-Z Databases

Find the best library databases for your research.


Responsible Use of Electronic Resources

The Responsible Use of Electronic Resources policy governs the use of resources provided by DML.

DML Resource Access

With current Georgetown NetID credentials, access to the Dahlgren Memorial Library (DML) health & life sciences resources is available as follows:

For Georgetown University Medical Center affiliates: Login from any on or off campus location

For Georgetown University Main, Law, and Qatar affiliates: Login from the computers in the DML Lobby (open 24/7, 365 days a year).

New Databases

The following databases are newly acquired by DML.
5MinuteConsult,provided by LWW, contains drug information, disease and condition information, test and lab information, as well as videos and handouts for patients. This is available as a stand-alone app.

5MinuteConsult app directions:

1. Connect to

a. Select A to Z Databases
b. Select #
c. Select 5MinuteConsult and login with a Georgetown NetID username and password

2. Click the Create a personal account button to register for a 5MinuteConsult personal account.

3. Connect to Google Play or the Apple store to download the mobile app a smart phone or tablet. There are multiple versions of the product – be sure to download the version published by Ovid or Wolters Kluwer.

4. Enter the 5MinuteConsult personal account credentials created in step number two above.

To keep the app access active, you must login to your 5MinuteConsult personal account on the website every 90 days via the link provided on the DML A to Z Databases page.
  • AccessMedicine
  • Subscription costs subsidized by DML
Small collection of biomedical textbooks. AccessBiomedical Sciences contains specialized content covers the essential topics ranging from public health and pharmacology, to biomedical engineering, toxicology, neuroscience, bioinformatics, and more for easy reference, research, and review.
  • Apple iOS
  • Android
  • Windows
  • Subscription costs subsidized by DML
Complete Anatomy is a 3D learning anatomy platform with over 17,000 interactive structures, over 1,500 clinical video animations, real-time muscle movement, 12 layered systems, nerve tracer, blood supply tracer, microanatomy models, dissectible human heart and more.
One time account setup required.
The ECRI a publicly available web-based repository of objective, evidence-based clinical practice guideline content. Free account is required.
This site is dedicated to making high value health data more accessible to entrepreneurs, researchers, and policy makers in the hopes of better health outcomes for all.
A browser extension to simplify access to DML full text resources and avoid unnecessary paywalls.
The extension redirects to DML subscriptions, legal, open access content or facilitates Document Delivery requests for materials not available

Download browser extension from the Lean Library site
Once installed, select Georgetown University Medical Center (Dahlgren Memorial Library) as your library and save.
Study support platform covering the basic sciences, organ systems, clinical reasoning and more. The Osmosis platform provides a comprehensive medical video library, high-yield notes, flash cards and case questions.
One time account setup required.
  • Thieme
Medium collection of plastic surgery related eBooks. Small collection of procedural videos and journals. Personal account available for additional functionality. Date range of materials from 2000-2020.Background Questions.