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SOMA Medical Resources

A portal of Medical resources available through the library.

LWW COMLEX Interactive Board Review Prep Site


  • Lippincott Board Prep for MD/DO students offers USMLE-style questions to help you master USMLE Step 1 and USMLE Step 2 CK
  • Unique Osteopathic Medicine questions to help you ace the COMLEX Level 1 and Level 2
  • Board-style clinical vignettes, with complete answer explanations, to help you shore up areas of weakness
  • An easy-to-use app so that you can study when it's most convenient for you. Download the Firecracker app from the Apple or Google Play stores and study on the go! You will need to create an app-specific password. See the website for details.

Exam Prep Resources

Board Vitals

BoardVitals logo iconTry Board Vitals, an interactive review resource for the USMLE 1, 2, & 3 as well as the COMLEX!  Also, use it for PANCE, shelf exams, INDBE and Family Medicine residency study!

Sign up for access to large interactive question banks for these and other exams with up-to-date explanations from the literature and detailed feedback.

  1. Go to Board Vitals
  2. In the upper right corner, sign in or register using your ATSU email address to create a personal account. 
  3. Choose your question bank (COMLEX, Shelf Exam, PANCE, INDBE) and fill out some info to help Board Vitals get you started studying.
  4. Board Vitals will also send you a confirmation e-mail that has instructions on how to get started.

Faculty can also use this resource to send practice exams to their students. Contact Hal Bright for help.

Interactive Review : Exam Master

Exam master iconTry Exam Master's interactive self-testing question bank to create your own custom self-exams to review for the USMLE 1, 2, & 3.

Sign up for access to large banks of questions using your ATSU email address.


  1. Go to Exam Master
  2. Click “Not Registered Yet?”
  3. Complete the registration form, select your Program, and click Save
    1. You must use an ATSU email address
  4. Look for a confirmation email with your password

Interactive Review : Case Files Collection

McGraw Hill iconTry the AccessMedicine Case Files Collection for interactive self-testing quizzes pared with case files to review for the USMLE steps 1 & 2, the COMLEX, and the NBME Shelf Exams.

Sign up for access to the self-quizzing features using your ATSU email address in order to track your progress. Access to the books without the quizzes does not require an individual login.


  1. Go to the Case Files Collection.
  2. Sign in to your existing My Access account or Register for a new account.
  3. Look for a confirmation email with your password.