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SUNY Downstate Medical Research Library of Brooklyn: Evidence-Based Medicine Course

This Library's Resources Formatted for Mobile Devices

As the use of mobile devices increases, creators of online databases are working to provide their products formatted for these devices. We have identified the following resources as being available for use with mobile devices. 

The following resources are formatted for mobile devices by the vendor at the provided URL.

The following resources automatically format for smart phones when you access them from the Library web page:
  • AccessMedicine, AccessPediatrics, AccessPhysiotherapy, Clinical Cases Collection, and FA Davis PT Collection
  • CINAHL, ERIC, Health Source: Consumer Edition, Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition, Psychology and Behavioral Science Collection and all other EBSCOHost Research Databases 
  • Stat!Ref
  • PsychiatryOnline
  • UpToDate
  • ClinicalKey
  • Web of Science (To access on a mobile device, you must sign up for a personal account on a networked computer).

The following resources have applications available through third-party vendors. Some require a separate subscription or are limited to a particular device.


In addition to other options, the following resources also provide apps available from the App Store:

Unbound Medicine,

  • PubMed,
  • Stat!Ref,
  • FirstConsult,
  • WebMD,
  • CDC,
  • Springer Link,
  • Cochrane Library.

Some apps will allow users to save .pdf articles to readers.

  •  iBooks,
  • ipublishcentral,
  • Kindle,
  • etc.