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USMLE Step 2: USMLE Step 2

This guide will help you locate and use information resources from the School of Medicine Library for studying for the USMLE Step 2 exam.


BoardVitals, provided by the Office of Curricular Affairs, has thousands of USMLE Steps 1 and 2 practice questions. All questions include detailed explanations, and it selects questions based on your past performance. 

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Welcome to the USC School of Medicine Library's subject guide for

USMLE Step 2!

This guide is a compilation of library resources to help you prepare for the USMLE Step 2 exam.  Please feel free to leave comments and suggestions, or email me directly. 

The tabs across the top of the page will help you navigate between topics.

AccessMedicine Self-Assessment Tools

The Board Review Plus Area on AccessMedicine provides deep links to self-assessment resources within Harrison's Online, Williams Obstetrics, Hurst's The Heart, and the Lange Educational Library. 

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