OVID is an advanced discovery platform developed specifically for health, biomedical and pharmaceutical electronic libraries.  Use this platform to search MEDLINE, EMBASE, MIDIRS, Social Work Abstracts and Social Policy and Practice databases.  You can also search within the journals and books hosted by OVID. You will only have full text access to those resources for which UCLan has a subscription.

Direct access

- via University Network
'Select 'University of Central Lancashire (Shibboleth)’

Off University Campus

- Staff and Students
Select 'University of Central Lancashire (Shibboleth). Use your University user name and password to log in.

Further eResources

To find more eResources related to your subject area have a look at our Library Resources for your Subject page.

Please note: The services outlined on these pages are only available to members of the University of Central Lancashire.