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Check-It-Out @ ATSM Library Issue 5, 2014: Library by
the Numbers

Most Popular Journals Jan-Jun 2014

Listed in descending order of use (Available from our Online Journal List [AZ or MO]

  • Physical Therapy
  • Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research
  • New England Journal of Medicine
  • American Journal of Public Health
  • Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • The Journal of the American Dental Association
  • Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy
  • The American Journal of Sports Medicine
  • Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise
  • The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association
  • Sports Medicine
  • Journal of Athletic Training
  • Manual Therapy
  • Spine
  • Pediatrics
  • British Journal of Sports Medicine
  • The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery
  • British Journal of Sports Medicine
  • American Journal of Occupational Therapy
  • Clinical Rehabilitation
  • Strength & Conditioning Journal
  • Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies
  • Annals of Internal Medicine


2014 - January to June

In the first six months of 2014, library resources have been used extensively in 2014.  Usage compared to a similar period in 2013 has increased dramatically.  eBook chapters accessed rose 17%, full text journal usage increased by 28% and other database compnents used more than doubled at 60%. 

The following graph shows how the more than 350,000 full text items were used over the six month period.

Most Popular eBooks in 2014

Listed in descending order of use (Available through out catalog [AZ or MO]

  • Foundations of Clinical Research
  • First Aid for the Pediatrics Clerkship Third Edition
  • The Color Atlas of Family Medicine 2e
  • First Aid for the NBDE Part 1 Third Edition
  • Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine
  • Fundamentals of Medical Physiology
  • Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 18e
  • First Aid for the Obstetrics and Gynecology Clerkship Third Edition
  • Review of General Psychiatry Fifth Edition
  • First Aid for the Psychiatry Clerkship Third Edition
  • First Aid for the COMLEX Second Edition
  • Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics 12e
  • First Aid for the Surgery Clerkship
  • First Aid for the Psychiatry Boards
  • Medical Microbiology: The Big Picture
  • Advancing Your Career: Concepts of Professional Nursing - 5th Ed. (2012)
  • Review of Medical Microbiology & Immunology 12e
  • Hazzard's Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology 6e
  • The Patient History: An Evidence-Based Approach to Differential Diagnosis 2e