Databases

ProQuest PsycARTICLES and PsycINFO on trial

The PsycARTICLES database offers full-text articles for journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association and Hogrefe & Huber. The database includes all material from the print journals. Many titles go back to volume 1, issue 1. The PsycINFO database is published by the American Psychological Associations and provides comprehensive indexing and abstracts of the international psychological literature from the 1800s to the present. Documents indexed include … Read More

PsycTESTS now available through the OHSU Library

The OHSU Library is now providing access to the PscyTESTS database. Updated monthly, this repository for ready-to-use tests and measures from the APA features instruments that are relevant to psychology and related fields, such as psychiatry, education, medicine, business, social work and more. International in scope, this resource provides access to thousands of actual test instruments, most of which are available for immediate download and use in teaching and research. PsycTESTS is an authoritative source … Read More

Books 24×7 Service Cancellation

Due to budget constraints the library has made the difficult decision to cancel Books 24×7. We apologize for the loss of this resource.  Our decision was based on the cost of the resource and its overall low usage. We recognize that several Books 24×7 titles were well used and we are looking into other options for access.  If you would like us to consider purchasing one or more of the Books 24×7 titles, please let us know via … Read More

SocINDEX now available from the OHSU Library

SocINDEX is a comprehensive sociology research database, providing full text for 890 journals dating back to 1908, as well as indexing and informative abstracts for journals dating back to 1895, plus extensive indexing for books, monographs, conference papers, and other sources. Its broad scope and content provide users with a wealth of extremely useful information encompassing the spectrum of sociological study. The database features more than 2.1 million records with subject headings from a 20,000+ … Read More

The UpToDate mobile app is now available at no cost to all of OHSU.

Use the steps below to add UpToDate to your mobile device: 1.  You must first set up a personal username and login with UpToDate from one of the links below: UpToDate on campus UpToDate off campus This is the same username and account used to track CME. 2.  Then download the UpToDate app for one of these devices: – iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch (Apple App Store) – Android (Google Play or Android Market) – … Read More

Stat!Ref Cancellation

Due to budget constraints the library has made the difficult decision to cancel Stat!Ref.  We apologize for the loss of this resource.  Our decision was based on the growing cost of the resource, the loss of critical content, as well as a drop in use over the past three years.  We recognize that  several  Stat!Ref titles were well used and we are looking into other options for access.  If you would like us to consider … Read More

Mobile Access for UpToDate!

The UpToDate mobile app is now available at no cost to all of OHSU. Use the steps below to add UpToDate to your mobile device: You must first set up a personal username and login with UpToDate:  http://www-uptodate-com.liboff.ohsu.edu/login-register.  This is the same username and account used to track CME. iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch Search the App Store for “UpToDate” and install.  When installation is complete launch the App. At the prompt enter your UpToDate … Read More

The Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database

The Joanna Briggs Institute evidence-based nursing database, JBI COnNECT +, has recently moved to the Ovid platform andhas a new name, The Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database. Within the database you can search for evidence based recommended practices, best practice information sheets, systematic reviews, and more.   It also has ten tools that you can use for appraisal and implementation, quality improvement, and research.  Here are some examples of JBI Connect’s tools:  JBI Journal Club- a tool for storing and appraising articles for journal … Read More

Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credit from UpToDate

It is now possible to accrue, manage and redeem continuing medical education credits through UpToDate at OHSU. More information on setting up your personal account can be found here. Many of the resources available through the OHSU library can help you earn continuing medical education credits. Look for a post soon on other options for earning CME/CE.

One Week Left! Help Decide Database Purchases

Three Database Trials Currently Active Three database trials are currently active for review and comment.  They are also found listed separately on the Databases LibGuide Trials tab.  The trials will be active through the end of February. PsycTESTS Updated monthly, PsycTESTS is a repository for ready-to-use tests and measures from the APA that features instruments relevant to psychology and related fields, such as psychiatry, education, medicine, business, social work and more.   PsycTESTS Includes: Tests that were originally … Read More