MCW Libraries' Resource of the Month - February 2013


Books@Ovid is a collection of 138 clinical textbooks in electronic format on the OvidSP search platform.  Thirty new titles have been recently added, including titles with MCW faculty as contributors.  The collection covers a variety of clinical topics including medicine, gynecology, nursing, pediatrics and pain management. 


  • Browse by individual topic or book title! Books@Ovid
  • Search the whole collection by subject, using the Quick Search option. 
  • Books in the collection include all illustrations, tables and photos that are in the print editions.
  • If available in the MCW Libraries electronic journal collection, journal articles references in the books link directly to the full text.

Accessing Books@Ovid:

  • Listed on the Libraries' All E-Resources page.
  • Links for all book titles are also located in MCWCAT, the Libraries' online catalog.
  • Available from remote locations via the proxy server.
  • The collection is compatible with some mobile devices.


For more information or to provide feedback, contact the Medical College Libraries at (414) 955-8302 or

The 30 titles recently added to the collection are listed below. (* indicates MCW faculty contributors.)

  • Atlas of Airway Management
  • Atlas of Image-Guided Intervention in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
  • Berek & Novak's Gynecology
  • Bratton's Family Medicine Board Review
  • The Cervical Spine
  • Clinical Sleep Disorders
  • Corman's Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Essentials of Environmental Health
  • Evidence-Based Endocrinology
  • Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring
  • Foot & Ankle
  • Fractures
  • Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology
  • Histology for Pathologists *
  • Human Radiation Injury *
  • Lewis's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Review: 1400 Questions to Help You Pass the Boards
  • Manual of Neonatal Care
  • Moss & Adams Heart Disease in Infants, Children, and Adolescents  (New edition) *
  • Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology: Therapeutic Principles in Practice
  • Pathology Exam Review
  • Practical Neurology
  • Psychiatric Interview, The: A Practical Guide
  • Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancers
  • Schrier's Diseases of the Kidney   (New Edition)
  • The  Shoulder
  • Textbook of Uroradiology
  • Transplant Infections
  • The Washington Manual of Surgery, (New Edition)
  • Wilkinson and Stone Atlas of Vulvar Disease
  • The Wills Eye Manual ( New Edition)

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