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Mobile Medicine @ UIC: Welcome

This guide introduces medical resources available for your mobile device and provides news and information for the mobile user. It has been formatted for desktop viewing.

Welcome

Welcome to Mobile Medicine @ UIC!

This guide is designed to help you discover medical resources that are available for your mobile device. 

If you have a health science app recommendation for any mobile device, please email lib-pref@uic.edu.  We will review it for inclusion in our resource lists.

Devices

The following icons have been used throughout:

Android Icon Android

Apple Icon Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad

Blackberry Icon Blackberry

Windows Icon Windows Mobile

Globe All mobile devices with a browser

Featured Resource: Clinical Key App on Mobile Device

ClinicalKey Mobile App

ClinicalKey is a clinical search engine that supports clinical decisions by making it easier to find and apply relevant knowledge. This resources contains a wealth of resources from journals and medical textbooks for over 30+ medical specialites.


To get ClinicalKey on your device:

1. Access ClinicalKey from Databases A-Z on your computer.

2. Click the Register link in top right corner of the ClinicalKey toolbar.

3. Register for a personal account using your UIC email address for the Email Address option.

4. Confirm your account via your UIC Email Account.

5. Download the ClinicalKey app from the iTunes app store or Google Play on your selected mobile device. 

6. Enter your registered Username and Password to access the content on the ClinicalKey App.


 

Notes:

- To access to ClinicalKey content, you will need to be connected to WiFi or mobile data.

Information Services

Ask a Librarian

LHS-Chicago: (312) 996-9163

LHS-Peoria: (309) 671-8491

CLHS-Rockford: (815) 395-5650

LHS-Urbana: (217) 244-0607

Email reference

More research help

Chat with a Librarian (IM Reference) 

Health Sciences Librarians are available between:

  • 11 am-2 pm Monday-Friday

You may also chat with a librarian between:

  • 8 am-1 am Monday-Friday
  • 10 am-7 pm Saturday
  • 10 am-1 am Sundays