Mobile Device Resources

Licensed Applications for University of South Carolina School of Medicine Affiliates


AccessMedicine logo

Register for a personal profile to use AccessMedicine. The mobile version of AccessMedicine provides access to Harrison’s Online, Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment, Fitzpatrick’s Color Atlas, drug monographs, guidelines, and more. If you don’t already have a personal profile, just follow the four easy steps below to get started!
1. Visit from a computer within your institution
2. Click on “Sign In" on the top right
3. Complete the registration form, create your username and password, click “Save” and log out.
4. Log into AccessMedicine by visiting from your mobile browser.


ClinicalKey logo
ClinicalKey’s interface adapts to any phone, tablet, or mobile device. ClinicalKey’s offerings include: • over 1000 textbooks • over 500 journals • “First Consult” point-of-care clinical consults • Procedures Consult • drug monographs from Clinical Pharmacology • over 13,000 medical and surgical videos • millions of images that may be added to presentations • over 2,000 practice guidelines.

ClinicalKey is very mobile friendly.  We recommend using online access through the School of Medicine Library's web site for complete full text of all content. You need to set up a free personal account within ClinicalKey to save and download content.

Essential Evidence Plus

Essential Evidence Plus logo

Essential Evidence Plus allows users to simultaneously search via keyword a number of evidence-based resources, such as the 5 Minute Clinical Consult, Cochrane Systematic Review abstracts, decision support calculators, and practice guidelines.

LibGuide/Subject Guides

Subject guides are created by librarians for students and faculty at the UofSC School of Medicine. Each guide will lead you to journals, databases, books, evidence-based medicine resources, patient information, and much more.


Micromedex logo

There are a variety of drug information apps available from Micromedex, including IBM Micromedex Drug Ref, IBM Micromedex Drug Int., IBM Micromedex IV Comp., IBM Micromedex NeoFax, IBM Micromedex IV Comp., and IBM Micromedex® Pediatrics.

1. Access Micromedex.
2. Next, select the Micromedex box on the right.
3. On the Micromedex home page, select Mobile Application Access in the upper right.
4. Select Micromedex Native Mobile Apps and follow the activation instructions.

Psychiatry Online

Psychiatry Online logo

A  mobile-friendly website for searching Psychiatry Online. Creation of a free “MY POL” account is required for use. To enable your mobile device for off-campus use, you must link your device to your My POL account with the instructions here.  

References On Tap

References on Tap is an application for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad for searching PubMed, PubMed Central, Google Scholar, JSTOR, LOC, arXiv and Web Of Science. To retrieve full text articles, School of Medicine users need to go to Settings and use this URL for the proxy resolver. %@


Reprotox logo

Reprotox is a database that contains information on the potentially harmful effects of environmental exposure to chemicals and physical agents on human pregnancy, reproduction, and development. Iphone and Android apps are available. Publisher requires username and password. More information.

SciFinder Mobile

SciFinder logo

SciFinder Mobile allows researchers to use web-enabled smartphones to search the Chemical Abstracts Service databases and Medline. Using SciFinder Mobile, you can search chemical name/formula, author, and subject to retrieve articles, patents, and chemical properties.

SciFinder Scholar is available from Thomas Cooper Library at UofSC Columbia. To register as a valid UofSC Columbia user visit: Once registered, visit on your device to access SciFinder Mobile.

3D Human Anatomy & Physiology

3D Human Anatomy and Physiology Online (, the complete student study tool for anatomy and physiology created by Primal Pictures Inc., is now available on tablets.  It includes interactive 3D anatomy, narrated animations, pronunciation guides, interactive learning activities, case studies, and quizzes. (Not viewable on mobile phones.)