Rutgers Restricted Access
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0+; Netscape Navigator 7.0+; Mozilla Firefox 1.0+
MEDLINE In-Process & Other Non-Indexed Citations is the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) in- process database for MEDLINE. It provides basic information and abstracts of records before they are indexed with MeSH headings and added to MEDLINE. Ovid MEDLINE In-Process & Other Non-Indexed Citations, like Ovid MEDLINE itself, encompasses information fromIndex Medicus, Index to Dental Literature, and International Nursing, as well as other sources of coverage in the areas of allied health, biological and physical sciences, humanities and information science (as they relate to medicine and health care, communication disorders, population biology, and reproductive biology).
Previously named: PreMEDLINE.
Extensive and detailed help is available. Look in the upper right-hand corner of the screen for the Help button.
For help using these indexes see: How do I find an article on my topic?
User tools and features
New records are added daily, appearing when the content of the record meets the scope of the database. After MeSH terms, publication types, GenBank accession numbers, and other indexing data are incorporated into the record, the completed record is added to MEDLINE.
Index Medicus, Index to Dental Literature, and International Nursing, as well as other sources of coverage in the areas of allied health, biological and physical sciences, humanities and information science.
Type of coverage
Indexing and selected abstracts of journal literature; no subject access through controlled vocabulary.
Print counterpart or
National Library of Medicine
Vendor/electronic presentation provider