Skip to main content
Becker Medical Library logotype
Library Quicklinks and Information

Mobile Medical Apps

Ebsco Host Mobile

The Ebsco Host app allows you to search for articles in Ebsco databases including CINAHL and PsycInfo.

Instructions:

  • Download the Ebsco Host app from iTunes (Apple devices), or Google Play (Android devices)
  • Open CINAHL or PsycInfo (must be on the WUSM network to access)
  • Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the link for "iPhone and Android Apps"
  • Enter your email address into the form. You will receive an email with an authentication link
  • Access the confirmation email from Ebsco from your device and click the link found in the email to authenticate the application (the authentication link will expire after 24 hours)

Device availability: iPhone/iPad (Apple devices), and Android Devices

Ovid Today

The Ovid Today app allows you to view the most current journal articles from the library's collection of Ovid journals. The app is currently only available for iPad. Please note that you can only access the full text of journals that Becker Library subscribes to (some journals listed in the app are not available in full text)

Please contact Angela Hardi at ahardi@wustl.edu or 314-362-2787 to receive our institution's username/password for accessing Ovid Today.

Here are instructions for downloading/accessing the app:

  • Download the Ovid Today app (iPad only)
  • Open the app and click on the link “Login using your Ovid SP ID and Password” (this link is below the big blue box that says “Let’s get started”
  • Enter the log-in information provided by Angela Hardi (ahardi@wustl.edu) at Becker Library
  • On the next screen click on the “Create a personal account” link
  • Finally, fill out the personal account form information and choose a username and password

Note: the Ovid Today personal account is not the same as the Ovid database log-in