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Health Sciences Mobile Resources: Installation Instructions

The following resources are either optimized for viewing on mobile devices or include downloadable applications.

AccessMedicine

Before using this site, you must set up a 'My AccessMedicine' account online.

A mobile-optimized version of the AccessMedicine site can be accessed through your mobile device’s Web browser.

Using your PC, go to AccessMedicine at: http://jproxy.lib.ecu.edu/login?url=http://accessmedicine.com

  • In the upper right-hand corner of the screen, select “My Access Medicine”.
  • Choose “Create Account”.
  • Following the directions listed on the page, submit the required information. Please take note of your newly created AccessMedicine username and password.
  • Once your account has been created, you can login to the mobile-optimized AccessMedicine site on your mobile device at: http://jproxy.lib.ecu.edu/login?url=http://accessmedicine.com

BrowZine

BrowZine is currently available for iPads, iPhones, and Android Tablets ONLY!

  1. Download the BrowZine app to your iPad and open the app.
  2. Choose East Carolina University as your library.
  3. Log In to BrowZine using your PirateID and password.
  4. Tab 'Subjects' to choose the journals you want to view journals by subject area.
  5. Click on a journal to add it to your bookshelf, check out back issues, or view the current issue's table of contents (TOC).
  6. Click on an article title to view that article on your mobile device and to find options to save and email the article.

BrowZine™ @ East Carolina University!

A browsable newsstand with some of the library's top journals. Easily find, read, and monitor thousands of scholarly journals directly from your iPad or Android Tablet. BrowZine is now available thru ECU Libraries!

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ClinicalKey

Before downloading the ClinicalKey mobile app, visit ECU's access to ClincalKey to create your free ClinicalKey account.

DynaMed

An app is available for Apple iOS and Android devices.

Download and install the apps

For instructions provided by DynaMed please visit: http://support.ebsco.com/knowledge_base/detail.php?id=3923

FAQs - Using the DynaMed Mobile App: http://support.ebsco.com/knowledge_base/detail.php?id=3929

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JAMAevidence

Before using this site you must set up a 'My JAMAevidence' account!

The JAMAevidence mobile view features a portion of the site's content optimized for the unique size and speed constraints of mobile browsers. To that end, the following content is available in this view:

  • "Quick Reference" pocket cards from Users' Guides to the Medical Literature
  • "Make the Diagnosis" sections from The Rational Clinical Examination

To access this version of the site, you must log in using a personal profile name and password created at http://jproxy.lib.ecu.edu/login?url=http://www.jamaevidence.com/. If you have not created such a profile, please visit the site on a nonmobile browser, select the "My JAMAevidence" tab, and follow the directions for creation of a personal profile. Once complete, you may return to the mobile view and use that username and password to access the site.

The mobile site is available at http://m.jamaevidence.com.

Micromedex

Mobile Micromedex apps are available for Apple, Android, and Windows 8 devices. 

  • Free Micromedex® Drug Reference for Internet Subscribers
  • Micromedex® Drug Interactions
  • Micromedex® IV Compatibility

To acquire the passwords needed to access content in the Micromedex apps, click here and login with your PirateID and Password.  Alternately, visit Micromedex from within ECU's Division of Health Sciences campus or Vidant network and go to the Download Center. 

UpToDate

Due to licensing restrictions, UpToDate computer access is limited to ECU and Vidant networks.


The UpToDate app is available for off-campus use on mobile devices

Before using this app, you must sign up for a free account in UpToDate.

  1. From a computer connected to ECU's Division of Health Sciences or Vidant networks, access UpToDate
  2. In the top right corner you should see the message "Welcome, Vidant Health" followed by a link to Log In/Register.
  3. Create your free UpToDate account
  4. Download the UpToDate app onto your mobile device
  5. Log in to the UpToDate app on your mobile device using your UpToDate account info
  6. Bring your mobile device to either DHS campus or Vidant, and access UpToDate at least once every 30 days
  7. Contact us at laupuslibrary@ecu.edu or 252-744-2230 if you run into any problems or have any questions!