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Mobile Apps

Health care apps for iPhones, iPads, and Android devices

Literature searching Apps



  PubMed for Handhelds (PubMed4Hh)


PubMed4Hh is available as a mobile optimized website as well as an App for iOS. It allows you to search in  PICO format as well as free text. Search your App store for PubMed4Hh.




     PubMed on Tap Lite


Functions as a mobile PubMed search interface and as a reference organizing tool. PubMed on Tap is the paid version of the App. Search your App store for PubMed on the Tap Lite and complete installation. Available for iPad and iPhone.

undefinedClinicalKey (CK)

CK  Provides access to thousands of Elsevier journals and textbooks on medicine, surgery and many other areas. Browse and/or search for books, journals, guidelines etc. First Consult is not available while using the CK App at this time.

Getting ClinicalKey App
  • Choose ClinicalKey from the library databases and create a personal account from the top of the page.
  • Download ClinicalKey app from the App Store (Android and iphone, iOS)
  • Login with your ClinicalKey username and password to use the CK App.


Mobile Optimized Sites Databases

CINAHL, PsycINFO and other library subscription databases are mobile optimized websites.

Journal Apps



   New England Journal of Medicine Apps



NEJM iPad Edition combine weekly issues and all content from the New England Journal of Medicine print edition with key multimedia features found on It brings together the best of print and digital to deliver a truly enhanced, unique reading experience.

NEJM also offers several different iPhone and iPod Touch applications such as NEJM image challenge, NEJM career Center etc. for medical professionals. Search your App Store for getting the App.







 Docphin Allows users to select their favorite medical journals and store articles for viewing and keep them in one place. Available for free online and as an app for iOS and Android devices. Available for Androd and iOS.



    Read by QxMD



Read QxMD provides access to medical literature reviews to help you to keep current and personalize the content by selecting the specialty or journals.  It can also function as a single place to discover new research, read outstanding topic reviews and search PubMed.  Available for Android and iOS.