Apps and Mobile Sites
- AccessMedicine Mobile
Full text on mobile site via BU (8 concurrent users)
- AccessSurgery Mobile
Full text access on mobile site via BU
- ACP Journal Club
American College of Physicians: full text available via BU
- ACP Clinical Guidelines App
American College of Physicians mobile resources.
- AHRQ ePSS
Mobile access to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s Preventive Services Selector
- BMJ Best Practice
Formerly BMJ Clinical Evidence. British Medical Journal: $49.95
- Calculate by QxMD
Medical calculator app
- Cochrane Library
Full text access via BU: After accessing DynaMed using your BU Kerberos, register for a personal account on DynaMed’s full site. Then download the app DynaMed (iOS and Android) and choose the Sign In option. Sign in with the personal account you’ve just created on the DynaMed full site.
provides access to HIV information and direct access to the National Library of Medicine (NLM) HIV/AIDS related websites.
- JAMA Evidence
Register for full text access on mobile site via BU (3 concurrent users)
- Red Book
American Academy of Pediatrics: full text available via STAT!-ref
Full text access 10 concurrent users.
Access main UpToDate site while on campus and register for an account (‘Register’ in upper right). Then install UpToDate mobile app and sign in with your account to use off campus.
Consumer Health Information
American Dental Association
Provides high quality information about marketed drugs, including FDA labels (package inserts).
- Epocrates Essentials
Free version available.
Free drug database: includes herbal medications. Apple and Android versions.
- Mobile MerckMedicus
Downloads available for The Merck Manual, Professional Edition, PDR Drug Information and 3D Anatomy. You must be a licensed healthcare professional to download these apps. Access: Free
- NLM Drug Information Portal Mobile
- Annual Reviews
- BMJ Group
British Medical Journal apps
- BMJ Tablet App
British Medical Journal: full text via BU, iPad only
- Cambridge University Press Journals
Register to ‘twin’ device for full text access via BU
- EBSCO Databases App
iOS-only: access to content via BU
- IngentaConnect Mobile
Access to content on mobile site via BU
- JAMA Network Reader
Journal of the American Medical Association: free for 6 months, then subscription-based.
- Journal of Neuroscience
iOS-only app, mobile site for all platforms
- Journal of Neurosurgery
- Mary Ann Liebert
Mobile site access to Liebert journals, full text via BU
- Mobile RSNA
Radiological Society of North America: access to journal Radiology on mobile site via BU
- Mobile Web of Knowledge
Register to access Web of Knowledge and Web of Science via BU
- Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database
3-month free trial of app via BU: $57 after trial
- Natural Standard for Mobile
Natural medicines database: $79.95
- Nature Mobile Apps
iOS-only app, full text on mobile site for all platforms via BU
- NEJM This Week
iOS-only: New England Journal of Medicine updates
- Ovid’s Journal iPad App
- PubMed for Handhelds
Search PubMed via a mobile-optimized website. PICO search available.
- PubMed Mobile
- SpringerLink App
Access to full text of Springer ebooks and ejournals via BU
- Taylor and Francis Online
Pair device for full text access to Taylor and Francis journals on mobile site via BU
- Thieme Mobile
Ebooks available on tablet only: full text via BU
Apps for a wide variety of books and journals published by Wiley
National Library of Medicine
- National Library of Medicine
Gallery of Mobile Apps and Sites.
Psychiatry and Psychology
- American Psychiatric Association Mobile Device Pairing: Quick Start Guide
- DSM-5 Diagnostic Criteria Mobile App
available for sale through the iTunes and Android stores.
- CDC Mobile Apps
Apps for a variety of purposes from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- City of Boston
City App Showcase
- Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Show Me: A Communication Tool for Emergency Shelters.
- Toxnet Mobile
Toxicology and hazardous chemicals databases including HSDB, IRIS, ITER, GENE-TOX, CCRIS, TOXLINE, DART/ETIC, TRI, and ChemIDPlus. Sponsored by the National Library of Medicine, through the Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program of its Sp
- ACS Mobile
American Chemical Society: full text via BU
- American Society for Microbiology
Full text via BU
- Annual Reviews Mobile
Allows ‘pairing’ a device for full text access on mobile site via BU
- Complete Anatomy
- Journal of Biological Chemistry
Get a voucher to access full text on mobile site via BU
- Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (PNAS)
- SciFinder Mobile