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Apps and Mobile Resources for Health and Medicine: EBSCOhost Databases

EBSCOhost Mobile Sites

EBSCOhost apps for iPhone and Android

This app will work with all of the EBSCOhost databases, including CINAHL, HealthSource, SocIndex, Social Work Abstracts, and EBSCOhost Medline:

An Authentication Key is needed to access the app. To get the app :

    1. Access any of the EBSCOhost databases from the University Libraries Website.
    2. Scroll all the way to the bottom of the page and click on the "EBSCOhost iPhone and Adroid Applications" link.
    3. Enter your email address in the pop-up box and click "Send."
    4. You will receive an email with instructions for downloading the app."

Please note that the authentication key is only good for 24 hours.


The email should appear similar to this:

Dear EBSCOhost user,

To begin using the EBSCOhost iPhone app and Android applications, follow the instructions below.

Step 1: Download the app from the iTunes Store or Google Play

Step 2: View this email on your device, then tap this authentication key

(Note: You must access the link in Step 2 from your device. The activation link will expire in 24 hours.)

Questions? Visit the support page or send an email to

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