Topics: Complementary and Alternative Medicine

"Gathers the best evidence available about complementary and alternative therapies..."

Directory of Databases (Rosenthal Center)

An interactive, electronic database of evidence-based scientific data underlying the use of herbs for health.

Hom-Inform Database
A bibliographic database created at the British Homeopathic Library, Glasgow Homeopathic Hospital

International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements (IBIDS) Database
From the National Institutes of Health Office of Dietary Supplements.

MANTIS database
Index of articles from 1900 to present, mostly peer reviewed. Requires registration.

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

Native American Ethnobotany
A Database of Foods, Drugs, Dyes and Fibers of Native American Peoples, Derived from Plants. From the University of Michigan.

Online Archive of American Folk Medicine
A fifty year project developed at UCLA. A survey of numerous ethnic and geographic communities within the United States.

The Patients Information Center for Natural Medicine
English interface to the Patienteninformation f�r Naturheilkunde and its Datadiwan search system. Articles are mostly in German.