Electronic resources via OpenAthens

Staff can access licensed electronic journals and other resources, using an OpenAthens login

OpenAthens Login

Check for entitlement, then complete the online form. 

OpenAthens help sheet


HDAS Healthcare Databases Advanced Search

Use to search multiple databases for journal articles, research papers and systematic reviews when in-depth primary evidence is required. Databases include Medline, Cinahl, Embase, PsychInfo. Results show full text links if available to Isle of Wight OpenAthens users.

For further information see this help sheet or the very useful short Videos


 Dynamed

A point-of-care evidence-based clinical decision tool available at https://www.dynamed.com/.  Dynamed can also be accessed via the Web Based Systems page on the Trust intranet when on site/linked to the Trust network. For more information and how to access on a mobile phone via the app see instructions here

BMJ Best Practice

A point-of-care evidence-based clinical decision tool available at https://bestpractice.bmj.com/.  BMJ Best Practice can also be accessed via the Web Based Systems page on the Trust intranet when on site/linked to the Trust network. For more information and how to access on a mobile phone via the app see instructions here


Royal Marsden Manual Online 

10th edition now available for Isle of Wight staff.

If you are on a Trust computer you can access the site from Web Based Systems or from http://www.rmmonline.co.uk which should automatically log you in to the resource, but some Trust computers may require you to use your OpenAthens account. For users on non-Trust machines sign in with your OpenAthens account from the same link.

If you experience any problems with accessing the resource, please contact the library.

Other e-books 

 We have a growing collection of e-books available - to search for these go to the Library Catalogue  (see Links panel) 

-  use the Advanced Search option to filter for  Material Type: Electronic books + Location: Isle of Wight (no title needed).   

 or  search a title from Oliveira Discovery (see left hand panel) 


 e-Learning for Healthcare

 The e-Learning for Health hub houses many modules created specifically for the NHS.  IOW NHS staff can now register using OpenAthens credentials.  The registration process again requires you to log in with OpenAthens and then create an e-LfH user account.  It can be slightly puzzling to locate the modules you need, but the modules themselves seem straightforward and practical.  There are instruction pages on the website, but if really stuck do ask in the library for help.

Click here for more information


NICE Journals

Accesses NHS Core Content journals, plus electronic journals bought locally. Use to check for full-text when you already know which articles you need (not for searching).

For further information see the Help sheet


  

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