Exam Preparation

Library of the Health Sciences

Study Tips

Current UND students & faculty

Go to AccessMedicine from the library website (or click on this link). Click "Self-Assessment" heading at the top of the screen. Log in with your free personal account credentials. Then you can create a practice test with questions randomly selected from the resources you've selected. Available to current UND students, faculty, and staff only.


Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine: Self-Assessment and Board Review, 18e -1,124 questions

Histology & Cell Biology: Examination & Board Review, 5e - 672 questions

Katzung & Trevor's Pharmacology: Examination & Board Review, 10e - 805 questions


Other subject-specific resources:

Basic & Clinical Biostatistics, 4e - 65 questions

Clinical Neuroanatomy, 27e - 100 questions

CURRENT Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 5e - 377 questions

Endocrine Physiology, 4e - 45 questions

Ganong’s Review of Medical Physiology, 24e - 261 questions

Gastrointestinal Physiology, 2e - 81 questions

Harper's Illustrated Biochemistry, 29e - 258 questions

Jawetz, Melnick, & Adelberg's Medical Microbiology, 26e - 664 questions

Medical Epidemiology, 4e - 145 questions

Pathology: The Big Picture - 130 questions

Pathophysiology of Blood Disorders - 100 questions

Pulmonary Physiology, 8e - 33 questions

Review of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, 13e - 1090 questions 

Sherris Medical Microbiology, 6e - 226 questions

The Big Picture: Gross Anatomy - 236 questions

The Big Picture: Medical Biochemistry - 113 questions

The Patient History: An Evidence-Based Approach to Differential Diagnosis, 2e - 187 questions

Vander's Renal Physiology, 8e - 59 questions

Williams Obstetrics Study Guide, 23e: 1708 questions

USMLE Step 1

USMLE Step 2

Go to Exam Master from the library website (or click on this link). You will need to register for a free personal account in order to use this resource. Click "Create Exams" on the left navigational pane. Then you can build a practice exam with questions randomly selected from your selected resource.



USMLE Step 1: Board Preparation: 2401 Questions

USMLE Step 1: Medical Subject Review: 2391 Questions

USMLE Step 2 CK Board Preparation: 3101 Questions

UMLE Step 2 CK Medical Subject Review: 2827 Questions

USMLE Step 3 Board Preparation: 2900 Questions

USMLE Step 3: Medical Subject Review: 2,673 Questions


Certification Review Series

Internal Medicine Certification Review: 2,979 Questions

Family Medicine Certification Review: 4,565 Questions

General Surgery Certification Review: 1,077 Questions

General Pediatrics Certification Review: 979 Questions

SPEX (Special Purpose EXamination): 4,125 Questions


Medical Subject Review (some specifically designed as student tools for current medical students)

Anatomy: 529 Questions

Biochemistry: 1,378 Questions

Cytology and Histology: 1,220 Questions

Embryology: 346 Questions

Gynecology and Obstetrics: 227 Questions

Immunology: 226 Questions

Internal and Clinical Medicine: 1,854 Questions

Medical Microbiology: 1,128 Questions

Pathology: 1,570 Questions

Pediatrics MS: 204 Questions

Pharmacology: 310 Questions

Physical Diagnosis: 242 Questions

Physiology: 1,514 Questions

Preventive Medicine and Public Health: 361 Questions

Psychiatry: 1,011 Questions

Surgery MS: 182 Questions


Online resources available to anyone

USMLE Practice Materials

Available for download at http://www.usmle.org/practice-materials/index.html