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Geriatrics & Gerontology: Databases & Resources

This guide contains library and Internet resources to aid in the study of geriatrics, gerontology, and the medical care of older adults.

Guide Overview

This guide is provided to assist you with locating resources and finding information in the field of Geriatrics and Gerontology. If you need assistance, please email the Sladen Information Desk or call us at 313-916-2550.

Click on the tabs along the top of the guide to see the resources in each category.

Ask A Librarian!

A Sladen Librarian will work with you to research your topic and find information in a timely manner. A librarian is available Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm on K-17 in Henry Ford Hospital.


Sladen databases and electronic resources are available for Henry Ford Health physicians, team members, and affiliated students.  If you are using a computer at a Henry Ford facility or connected to the Henry Ford Health network, you will not be required to login.

For offsite access at home or off-network, you will need to sign in. Use your Henry Ford Health corporate ID and password to login to Sladen Remote Access

Please visit our web page, Sladen Remote Access, for further information.  

Quick Access to Key Geriatric Resources

Search the Literature - Key Databases & Resources

The following is a list of Sladen Library databases that will be helpful in locating articles and information. If you would like search help or research assistance from a Sladen librarian, please contact the library or fill out the Literature Search Request form.

Drug and Toxicology Resources

Sladen Librarian

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JoAnn Krzeminski
Sladen Library, K-17
Henry Ford Hospital
2799 W. Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48202