Health Sciences Campus Ovid Access
- Ovid Personal Accounts (save searches and create AutoAlerts)
- Login with an individual Ovid ID (for accounts created prior to Sept. 5, 2006 only)
- Ovid Help
On February 4, 2008, the Ovid search interface was updated to a new search interface -- OvidSP. The Ovid website provides OvidSP User Guides and other resources.
If you need assistance using the new Ovid interface, please contact the Health Sciences Library's Reference Department.
- Click on any database below to begin searching.
- Off-campus users will be prompted for a Health Sciences Library login and password.
- Problems? Click here to contact us.
- Ovid Classes and Consultations
- Online Ovid Tutorial
- If you prefer, you can go to Ovid first, then select a database.
|Database||Simultaneous Users||Years||Types of Material||Producer|
|AMED (Allied and Complementary Medicine Database)||Bibliographic database that covers a selection of journals in complementary medicine, palliative care, and several professions allied to medicine||Health Care Information Service of the British Library|
|Health and Psychosocial Instruments||1||1985–||Journal article citations, tests available from BMDS Instrument Delivery service, and commercial test publishers||Behavioral Measurement Database Services|
|Ovid MEDLINE(R) 1950 to Present with Daily Update||20||1950–||Journal article citations. Journal subsets include AIDS/HIV, Bioethics, Biotechnology, Communication, Consumer Health, Dentistry, Health Administration, Health Technology Assessment, History of Medicine, NASA, Nursing and Reproduction||National Library of Medicine|
|Ovid MEDLINE(R) Daily Update||20||Current||Journal article citations. Journal subsets include AIDS/HIV, Bioethics, Biotechnology, Communication, Consumer Health, Dentistry, Health Administration, Health Technology Assessment, History of Medicine, NASA, Nursing and Reproduction||National Library of Medicine|
|Ovid MEDLINE(R) In-Process & Other Non-Indexed Citations||20||Current||Basic journal article information and abstracts before a record is indexed with MeSH headings. Also included are out of scope articles which will not be indexed.||National Library of Medicine|
|Ovid MEDLINE(R) In-Process & Other Non-Indexed Citations, Ovid MEDLINE(R) Daily and Ovid MEDLINE(R) <1950 to Present>||20||1950–||Includes all versions of the Medline databases covering biomedical journal articles not yet indexed, newly indexed citations, and indexed articles from 1950 to present.||National Library of Medicine|
|Ovid OLDMEDLINE(R) <1950 to 1965>||20||1950-1965||Articles from international biomedical journals covering the fields of medicine, preclinical sciences, and allied health sciences, originally printed in hardcopy indexes published from 1950 through 1965.||National Library of Medicine|
|PsycINFO||Unlimited||1806–||Journal articles, abstracts of papers, government and technical reports, dissertations||American Psychological Association|
Search multiple Ovid databases: [Check the databases you want to search.]
- Note: Ovid Personal Accounts created after September 5, 2006 will not work here.
- ID should begin with uch
- ID and password are both required
- CLICK HERE then login at the Ovid site.
No Ovid ID? No Problem! Use the links above to get into a database. (Your Health Sciences Library ID is necessary for off-campus access). Once you are in the database you will have the option of creating a Personal Account.
- Internet Explorer v. 7.0 and up.
- Firefox is supported on all platforms, versions 3.0 and higher.
Ovid is down for a brief time on Saturday evenings for system maintenance and updates. This period may last up to four hours anytime between 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm but is usually no more than an hour.