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Books@Ovid is a full-text collection of respected medical, nursing, and pharmacy texts from a variety of publishers. It offers the complete text of these sources in a highly interlinked and easily navigated graphical interface.


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User tools and features

Database has basic and advanced search features.  Users may also limit to searching within broad subject categories.  Results are displayed in a lost and are relevancy=ranked.

Dates covered

Depends upon edition of e-book contained in the collection; books are purchased in a manner similar to print editions.  The Rutgers Libraries purchases specific editions, newer or subsequent editions are not automatically made available but must be purchased.

Updating frequency

As new editions are published/ they are added.


Various publishers, including Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Type of coverage

Full-text e-books, including figures, photos, charts, graphs.

Print counterpart or
related resources

Print counterparts of all books in the database are available.

Producer/content provider

OvidSP/Wolters Kluwer

Vendor/electronic presentation provider

OvidSP/Wolters Kluwer

Core Subject(s)