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Library & Knowledge Services: Offsite Access to Resources

Offsite Access through username & password

Are you working from home or away from the C&W campus? Some library resources have restricted access - this means that you will need login credentials to access them offsite. These resources are identified with a padlock.  The padlock you see listed next to select databases on the A-Z Database List indicates that you will need to enter a username and password to get access to that resource.

 

The username and password information is available for download on POD. Scroll down to the bottom of the E-Health Library page on POD for details (must be logged into the PHSA network).

 

The login/password information is only available for download on the PHSA network. If you are unable to log into the network and need access, please email library@phsa.ca for assistance.

 

Please note: passwords may change regularly. Please check the POD for updates and changes. Current passwords were changed on April 23, 2018.

 

Is it OVID or EBSCO?

For offsite access, you will need to know the platform of the database you would like to search. Our databases are hosted by two platforms:

   Log into OVID 

  • MEDLINE
  • Evidence-Based Medicine Reviews
  • Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
  • Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database
     

 Log into EBSCO

  • CINAHL
  • PsycINFO
  • ​eJournals (Full-Text Finder)
  • eBook Nursing Collection

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Email: 
library@phsa.ca
Phone: 604-875-2155


Study & Learning Commons
F4, Shaughnessy Building
4480 Oak Street
Vancouver, BC

Hours: 24/7 with BCCW swipe card
Staffed hours: M-F, 10:30am-12:30pm

Ask a Librarian:

Mondays & Tuesdays, (604) 875-2345 ext. 5569


We welcome your feedback!

library@phsa.ca

PHSA LogoBC Children's & BC Women's are programs of British Columbia's Provincial Health Services Authority. Library & Knowledge Services are provided through New Knowledge & Innovation (NKI), part of the Interprofessional Practice & Patient Experience Portfolio at BC Children's & BC Women's. NKI is here to provide you and your team with education and professional development resources to enable excellent patient care and to support your life-long learning.