​​​​Creating a personal account provides you services and benefits otherwise not available.  For example, you can save searches, receive auto alerts, create a mobile account, etc.  Each product has its own unique set of benefits that require individual personal accounts.  Listed below are the benefits of creating your own personal account along with a link to get you started on creating your personal account.

AccessEmergency Medicine AccessMedicine AccessSurgery Case Files Collection

  • Mobile/Remote Access
  • save and download content
  • Utilization of CME Activities​
  • Print and view CE certificates
  • Re-run recent searches
  • Set-up alerts for new book content
ClinicalKey

  • Mobile Access 
  • Presentation maker 
  • CME Credit 
  • Bookmarking/tag 
  • Save and retrieve searches
  • Folder access
Ebsco

  • Remote/Mobile access to saved searches
  • Save Preferences
  • Save and retrieve search history
  • Folder sharing
  • E-mail articles
  • Create e-mail alerts and/or RSS feeds
Epocrates

Creating a personal account will provide free access to Epocrates. For full Epocrates Plus access, please contact Knowledge Services Medical Library on the Saginaw Campus by e-mail at cmedlibrary@cmich.edu or phone at 989-746-7577.

 Setting up your Personal Account
Ovid Medline

  • Folder access
  • Auto alerts
  • Saved searches
  • Create and manage projects
  • eTOC's (Table of Contents)
  • RSS feeds
PubMed

  • Mobile access
  • Create and save collections
  • Save and re-run searches
  • Save records from different searches
  • Automatic updates
  • Access recent activity
R2 Digital Library

  • Remote Access
  • Bookmarking
  • Save searches
  • Save search history
  • Save course links
  • Save images
STAT!Ref

  • Mobile access
  • Create notes
  • E-mail
  • Custom search sets
  • History retrieval
  • Preference tracking
VisualDx

  • Mobile and remote access
  • Earn CME