Medical Library Resources

What: The 11th edition for Authors & Editors.

Where: Access via browser.

The Medical Library provides a Fellowship code that waives the publication fees.  Reach out to the medical librarians when ready to submit. 

What: BMJ Case Reports presents cases  in all disciplines so that healthcare professionals, researchers and others can easily find clinically important information on common and rare conditions.


How: Click here for additional support material. 

Features: Cases, journals, publication support (fee waiver) 

What: Guide providing reference management options, citation styles, and how to avoid plagiarism. 

Where: Click here to access the Citing Your Sources guide. 


  • Zotero, Mendeley, My NCBI, Endnote Basic, AMA Manual of Style (print & online), Turnitin

What: An academic Open Access channel of the Cureus journal. There is no fee to publish. 

Where: Access via browser. 

How: Additional support material provided below.   

What: Guide to help structure your search strategy, guide you to helpful resources, and level up your results with.

Where: Click here to access the EBM Literature Search guide

Features: Evidence Based Medicine, Gray literature, PICO, Citation/reference management

What: Provides publisher-neutral data, statistics, and citation metrics about scholarly research, as well as a journal’s role within and influence upon the global research community. Includes access to the Journal Impact Factor™ (JIF).

Where: Access via browser. 


  • Manuscript matching

What: Guide created by the FAU Libraries' Scholarly Communication Services with resources to understand and find Research & Journal Impact Factors. 

Guide: Click here to see the Journal and Research Impact guide. 

Features: Altmetrics, Bibliometrics, Books, Impact Factors. 

What: Manuscript matching is available through multiple sources to help determine which journals would be the best fit for your manuscript. Please note that matching does not guarantee acceptance.

Guide: Scholarly Communication- Choose a journal or Publisher

Where: Access any of the following via browser:  

What: Guide created by the FAU Libraries' Scholarly Communication Services to define Open Access, provide information on Open Access models, OER,  how to find Open Access publishers, and more. 

Where: Click here to access the Open Access Guide.  

Features: Open Access, OA, OER, Publishing, Finding Publisher, evaluating Predatory Publishers. 

What: Guide created by the FAU Libraries' Scholarly Communication Services to help choose a journal or publisher and identify predatory/deceptive publishers. 

Where:  Click here to access the Scholarly Publishing Guide

Features: Journal directories, Disciplinary indexes, Journal selection services, Open Access, Journal/ Research Impact, Predatory Publishers, Scholarly Publishing, Researcher Profile & Identifier Management