PubMed: bridging the information gap

McEntyre, Johanna; Lipman, David
May 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/01/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 9, p1317
Academic Journal
Reports on the efforts of the United States' National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) to integrate PubMed, a medical database, with other information resources. Links to molecular biology data in the public database Genbank; Books linked to PubMed which match abstract topics to relevant passages in books; How LinkOut allows other information providers to associate themselves with a particular abstract and construct links to their content; Links to full text of journal articles.


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