Ovid Support and Training Center

Books@Ovid help


Medical and nursing books covering behavioral and social sciences, clinical medicine, health professions, life and biomedical sciences, patient education, and pharmacology.

General Information

Number of simultaneous users: Unlimited
Format: HTML
Export citation: Need to create personal account. Select a book chapter and click on "Add to My Projects" then click on the "My Workspace" tab located on the blue bar. Find the citation under "Manage Projects" and select an export option (RefWorks, EndNote, Word, text file, etc.)
Printing: Yes, one chapter or section can be printed at a time. Click the Print Preview link to print chapters and use the printer icon link located next to the section heading to print sections. Then select graphic size and Continue. Then use functions of browser/PDF viewer.
Downloading: Yes, One chapter or section at a time using functions of browser/PDF viewer.
Chapter-level Linking: Yes
Time out period: 15 minutes

Personal account information

Personal account: Yes
Annotation/note taking in personal account: Yes
Other capabilities in personal account: Email, print, export citations. Create TOC alerts and save searches.

Mobile devices

Books may be viewed on a mobile device using a browser.