Exam Preparation

Library of the Health Sciences

Studying for STEP with Library Resources

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.


  • Take premade USMLE Step 1 and/or Step 2 practice exams.
  • Custom-build practice exams with subject-specific question banks.
  • Flag or annotate questions for further review. 
  • Build flashcards.


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

Online resources available to anyone