"As any new medical student knows, exploring the existing medical literature can be a real challenge. Fortunately, this site offered by the University of Colorado's Health Sciences Center provides a nice guide to navigating these potentially treacherous waters. Created by a fourth year medical student, Katherine McLucas, the guide begins with a short tutorial that outlines a simple four-step approach to reading medical literature. Additionally, the site also includes a section on search strategies, an interactive glossary with hyperlinked terms, and version of the guide that can be used on a PDA. Overall, the site is well-thought out and executed, and is something that medical students will want to revisit when they are in need of some assistance."Prepared by Katherine McLucas as a project for her fourth year of medical school at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA. Additional editing was provided by library faculty of Denison Memorial Library, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.