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Database Tutorials

Database Apps

Created by physicians for use primarily at the 'point-of-care', the DynaMed App is updated daily and monitors the content of over 500 medical journals and systematic-review databases.  

MOBILE ACCESS INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: You must follow these steps every 90 days to retain access

1. To authenticate, access the Library's Desktop version of DynaMed from the Database A-Z List and create a personal account using the "sign in" link at the upper portion of the screen). NOTE: you must sign in or create an account using the Desktop version link for DynaMed to authenticate on the University of Lynchburg network.

 

2.  If not already installed: download the free DynaMed app from the App store or Google Play.

 

3.  From your mobile device, sign into DynaMed using the personal account you created.

4.  For first time users, the DynaMed App opens on your device and begins the initial content download.     

NOTE: It is recommended that you are on a Wi-Fi connection for the initial download of DynaMed content as well as when updates become available.

Find answers to your clinical questions anytime, anywhere with UpToDate Mobile Apps

MOBILE ACCESS INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: You must follow these steps every 90 days to retain access

1.  To authenticate, access the Library's Desktop Version of UptoDate from the Database A-Z List and create a personal account using the "sign in" link at the upper portion of the screen). NOTE: you must sign in or create an account using the Desktop version link for UptoDate to authenticate on the University of Lynchburg network. 

2.  Download the app from iTunes or Google Play. 

3. Login to the app with the username/password you created

* If you have an existing UpToDate username and password, please make sure you have logged in at least once to a computer on the University of Lynchburg network before downloading the App.