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Physician Assistant (MS)

Welcome future PA's

Welcome to the Physician Assistant Guide.

Check out the different links and resources these can assist with completing assignments.


Library Accounts to Create

Physician Assistant (PA) students, it is recommended to create an account for the following resources:

Access Medicine, Access Surgery (same login)

Complete Anatomy / download

RefWorks  OR Endnote OR Zotero OR Mendeley (Check with your Professor's thoughts)


There is a handout with steps for creating accounts under the handouts tab.

Resources with APPs

Resources with APPs

1. Up To Date

2. Visual Dx

3. Access Medicine

OneSearch -- Use to locate books and journal articles

OneSearch is the library search tool that helps find resources you need for assignments.

Watch the two short video tutorials to learn more.

The Library's OneSearch Box searches for resources the library subscribes to and a few government tools ---

  • journal articles
  • Books (ebooks and print)
  • Media (DVD's and streaming videos)

Writing Help -- University Writing Center

The University Writing Center will assist with:

  • writing assignments
  • paragraph format
  • reviewing APA rules
  • grammar and punctuation 


The Writing Center Office is located on the 2nd Floor of the library. The Writing Team meets with students online and in the office. 

RefWorks -- Citation manager

RefWorks is a citation manager that places all your references in one place. It pulls in references from a variety of databases such PubMed, CINAHL, OneSearch, Google Scholar and many more tools.

Take a look a the RefWorks guide to watch short videos to learn more about this tool. 

Resources listed on these guides are compiled by librarians at the R.A. Williams Library. We accept content recommendations, and after review, may include suggested resources on a guide. Our time is limited, so we generally do not reply to unsolicited recommendations from individuals not affiliated with AdventHealth University or notify them regarding whether or not we have linked to suggested content.