Clinical Certification

Comprehensive Test Preparation Tools

Firecracker (trial access) Firecracker is a personalized digital tutoring tool that can assist learners in preparing for the USMLE exams.  The OHSU Library has worked with Firecracker's publisher to provide OHSU medical students with free access for 60 days, if they register by May 15, 2020Students registered by the May 15 deadline will have access to Firecracker until July 15, 2020


USMLE Easy USMLE Easy helps students prepare for the USMLE Step 1, Step 2 CK, and Step 3. Learners will find thousands of online questions covering all of the disciplines and organ systems on the exam. USMLE Easy requires users to create a personal account.  Please use your OHSU email address when creating an account.  With an account you  can access USMLE Easy from any computer or laptop regardless of location.  

Question Banks and Flashcards

Access Medicine Flashcards Access Medicine provides flashcards to supplement your studies.  Learners can drill down to specific topic areas, track cards they've already seen, and save cards for quick reviews.

Access Medicine Review Questions Learners can create customized quizzes covering both basic sciences and clinical practice knowledge.

Medical Biochemistry Q&A Tamily: his ebook and the additional topic areas listed below include USMLE style multiple choice questions, classified as easy, moderate, or difficult.

Test Prep Books

Browse the OHSU Library Catalog

The OHSU Library provides access to electronic and print books that include cases, illustrations, and practice questions related to commonly tested concepts on the USMLE Steps 1,2, and 3.  Learners can use this link to browse the Library's collection of USMLE books.

Please note, the Library's physical locations are currently closed.  Refer to our FAQ for the most current information about the Library’s services and resources.