OvidToday™ app for Android™ and iPad®

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OvidToday is an easy-to-use app, available for iPad® and Android™ devices. The app offers instant access to browse through our Ovid-subscribed journals.

  • Browse Ovid® Journal Holdings – search by journal name, A-Z or by category to find journals that best fit any specialty area
  • Intuitive Interface and Navigation –  makes reading journal articles a simple experience
  • Personal Reading List – you can create a list of journals to follow, even offline, that is most relevant to your research, practice and education
  • Stay Up-To-Date – the latest content from our subscribed journals is instantly available on the app once on Ovid – including Publish Ahead of Print
  • Read Articles Anywhere – Access up to 6 months-worth of rolling content and PDF articles while on-the-go – on campus or at home with remote authentication

Watch the OvidToday Brainshark webinar online to find of more about OvidToday, then download the app here:

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The RefWorks Community for tips, guides and video tutorials

Welcome to RefWorksGo to the RefWorks Community website for the latest news, updates and tips for RefWorks users and also resource guides and excellent video tutorials to help you get the best from your RefWorks account.

The site has been designed to not only offer additional resources but to connect directly with users through the blog, events and webinars. There is no need to sign up or register, the content on the site is open to everyone – that means all new users, dedicated users, as well as those who just want to learn more about RefWorks. Follow these links for:

This video introduction to using RefWorks is one of the video tutorials available on the site.


If you would like more help with RefWorks, or with searching online databases, writing a bibliography or using our library, come to our Enquiry Desk. We hold drop-in sessions during term-time from Monday – Friday, between 9am – 4.30pm so don’t hesitate to ask our friendly library staff.

Medical Library Team
medlib@abdn.ac.uk

RefWorks Write-N-Cite 4 – Inserting Citations and Creating Bibliographies

Go to the  RefWorks Community website for resource guides, videos, news, updates and tips for RefWorks users or ask at the Enquiry Desk in the Medical Library. We are always happy to help!

Medical Library Team

medlib@abdn.ac.uk

New RefWorks Community website

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The new RefWorks Community website has the latest news, updates and tips for RefWorks users. The platform has been designed to offer additional resources that will not only enhance the RefWorks experience, but will also help the RefWorks team connect directly with their users in an effort to identify what’s important to them. 

Resources include:

There is no need to sign up or register, the content on the site is open to everyone – that means all new users, dedicated users, as well as those who just want to learn more about RefWorks.

Medical Library Team
medlib@abdn.ac.uk

New Cochrane Library searching interface

For the last year, Wiley worked with members of the Cochrane Collaboration, including a team of Trial Search Coordinators (TSCs), to update the Search functionality within The Cochrane Library. The team looked at ways to improve the current Search interface and introduced a series of design improvements and new features, geared at enhancing the search experience for both novice and experienced users of the Cochrane Library.

The first search enhancement release launched on September 15th.  The next releases are scheduled to launch in October and December of 2012.

For more information on the new search functionality follow this link  http://www.thecochranelibrary.com/view/0/ccochnewsearch.html

Please don’t hesitate to ask  our friendly library staff  for help. The Enquiry Desk at the Medical Library is open Monday-Friday, 9.00am -4.30pm.

Get EBSCOhost on your mobile

EBSCOhost,  the provider of CINAHL, PsychARTICLES
and PsychINFO, have just released their latest version of EBSCOhost Mobile 2.0 interface for users of hand held devices. Access by going to http://search.ebscohost.com 
in your device’s web browser, EBSCOhost will automatically recognise you as a mobile user and display the mobile interface.

For more information please see:

Medical Library Team
medlib@abdn.ac.uk