Up-to-the-minute access to the latest bibliographic citations and author abstracts from more than 5,500 biomedicine and life sciences journals in nearly 40 languages (60 languages for older journals). English abstracts are included in more than 80% of the records.
Publisher Created Tutorials
Introduction to MEDLINE on OVID (19 min)
The course will highlight the unique structure of this database (including MeSH and the Tree) and includes a detailed review of specific limits, fields and search tips for this resource.
Special techniques in MEDLINE (12 min)
Learn more about searching using the NLM’s Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), floating subheadings, and implementing specific limits such as clinical queries, MEDLINE, Publication types and Limits.
What's the difference between MEDLINE and PubMed? - NLM factsheet
Search and discover current full-text ejournals and ebooks, as well as bibliographic information, plus manage your results and all of your research documents—all within the OvidSP platform.
OVIDsp Training Page - OVID's training page includes links to both live and recorded training sessions on how to use the OVID interface and also for the different databases available on the OVID platform, such as MEDLINE, Cochrane Library, and ACP Journal Club.
OVIDsp Resource Center - The resource center provides links to different written guides for the OVID interface and OVID databases. The guides are in PDF format.
User Created Tutorials