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Gerstein Science Information Centre

Psychiatry: a Resource Guide for Residents and Researchers

This guide, a collaborative effort between Gerstein and CAMH Library, is designed to serve the staff of the Centre for Addiction & Mental Health (CAMH) and staff and residents of the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine.

About this Guide

This guide has been developed as a collaboration between staff at the CAMH Library and the Gerstein Science Information Centre, University of Toronto. It directs you to various types of resources to help you with your practice, study and research.

Teaching Hospital Libraries

Note on Restrictions:
Many of the resources highlighted are accessible only through on-site access at the University of Toronto Teaching Hospitals. If you are working at one of the teaching hospitals, be sure to check out the Hospital Library's intranet page and contact Library staff for assistance.

  • Any patron using a public workstation in a University of Toronto library has access to our licensed resources.
  • All staff based at CAMH has access to CAMH licensed resources remotely and on-site.  For residents at other teaching hospitals many of these resources will be available through your hospital library intranet.

Below are links to some of the Toronto Area Teaching Hospital Library Intranet sites.

You must be be logged into the hospital intranet, within the hospital firewall, to access licensed resources such as Psychiatry Online.

Icon Indicates the library subscribes to Psychiatry Online.

Intranet Access - Teaching Hospital Libraries

Starting Points

Search the U of T library catalogue to find books, journals, and more:




Psychiatry Online    Through your Teaching Hopital Library Intranet
Psychiatry Online    Through UofT Libraries

A Portal of American Psychiatry Association Resources published by its press, APPI.
Includes: The DSM Library; APPI Text Books; APPI Journals; Practice Guidelines; CME
American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, 6th edition 2014 now available!  Incorporates the DSM 5.

CAMH's Portico: Canada's Mental Health & Addiction Network


CAMH Education Blog - Available to the broader community