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Apps and Mobile Resources for Health and Medicine: ClinicalKey

ClinicalKey and ClinicalKey for Nursing app for iPad, iPhone, and Android

In order to install the app, users need to create an account of their own in the ClinicalKey Database:

To access ClinicalKey:


·        Click on Databases on the black bar in the middle of the page

·        Click on “C” or scroll to ClinicalKey or ClinicalKey Nursing

·        Login using USD username and password

To create an account in ClinicalKey:

*If you have used ClinicalKey in the past and needed to download a pdf, you have likely already created an account

o   Click “Register” in the top right corner

o   Complete the registration information

o   Within ClinicalKey (or ClinicalKey Nursing) use your USD email address

o   Use any password you wish

To Install App:

·        Open the App Store on your mobile device

·        Search for “ClinicalKey” and install at no charge

·        Once in the app, if two options will appear – click on ClinicalKey.

          (You should also have the option to click on ClinicalKey Nursing, which you may log into as well)

·        Enter your ClinicalKey username (USD email address) and password start using the ClinicalKey App

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