EBSCOhost, eBooks and DynaMed

SHPA provides a range of valuable resources for the use of our members in their practice as well as supporting their professional journey. 


SHPA membership includes access to EBSCOhost - a powerful online reference system which offers a variety of proprietary full text databases and popular databases from leading information providers.

The SHPA EBSCOhost package provides access to the latest published research via Medline Complete and CINAHL Complete, much of it full text; a comprehensive evidence-based clinical reference source in DynaMed; disease-specific learning modules; CPD activities; and the ability receive email alerts of updates in your clinical area of interest.

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eBook Library

Containing key reference texts identified by SHPA members, the eBook library, accessible via EBSCOHost includes 32 current pharmacy ebooks from Australia, the UK and USA helpful for ensuring good practice. These ebooks cover formulary, law, research, pharmacokinetics and many specialist interest areas of clinical pharmacy. 

Access the eBook library by selecting the 'eBook Collection' database on EBSCOhost


DynaMed is a clinical reference tool, available as part of the SHPA EBSCOhost package, created by physicians for physicians and other healthcare professionals for use at the point of care. With clinically-organised summaries for more than 3,200 topics, DynaMed provides the latest content and resources with validity, relevance and convenience.

Read about DynaMed’s editorial protocols that they apply to their evidence-based content.  

Keep up to date with the latest evidence-based information. Set up an email alert to receive an email when the clinical summary is updated. 

While DynaMed editors monitor a large volume of research, their free e-newsletter, DynaMed EBM Focus provides a brief and concise overview of the "articles most likely to change clinical practice”.

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