Medline (EbscoHost)

What's in MEDLINE and who makes it?

  • MEDLINE is the premiere database for finding articles about biomedical research and clinical care in the English language. MEDLINE provides the strongest coverage of medicine, dentistry, and the health care system and the delivery of health care. MEDLINE also indexes articles on all aspects of the life sciences and physical sciences as they relate to health care. Other strong areas include nursing, complementary medicine, public health, veterinary medicine, and bioethics.
  • MEDLINE contains more than 16 million entries and includes articles from 1950 to the present with more than 5 thousand journals currently indexed.
  • MEDLINE is produced by the National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health.



From the National Library of Medicine