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UPDATE: Expanded e-resources range

ClinicalKey Student, an ebook collection by Elsevier B.V., provides free access to its over 200 medical textbooks to students and staff of Med Uni Graz until May 31, 2020. After login with your MedOnline credentials you will have to register with ClinicalKey Student to have access to all contents.

During COVID-19 pandemic Springer-Verlag GmbH allows free access to some ebooks for Med Uni Graz students and staff off-campus. Please use your MedOnline credentials for login.

During COVID-19 pandemic Wolters Kluwer N. V. allows free access to its UpToDate database for Med Uni Graz students and staff off-campus. Please use your MedOnline credentials for login.

During the COVID-19 pandemic Med Uni Graz students and staff will have free access to Thieme ebooks via the eref-platform. Please use your MedOnline credentials for login.

NEWS: Online literature and resources on COVID-19

In the course of the COVID-19 pandemic an increasing number of publishers and information suppliers are now providing free access to online information on the coronavirus:

Information of the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the National Library of Medicine:

LitCovid: is a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about the 2019 novel coronavirus.

NIH: Information page on COVID-19​
NLM: Resources on COVID-19
Literature on COVID-19 via Pubmed

Free Access:

Annual Reviews publisher offers free access to contents as of March 13, 2020. For access go to Elektronische Zeitschriften Bibliothek. Contents are freely available even if the journal access seems restricted by a red spotlight.
JoVe: the Journal of Visualized Experiments supplies for free its Education Videos for Distance Learning until June 15, 2020. 

Publisher Information pages:

Please note that some publishers do not provide free access to their contents and that access to full texts may be limited.
Elsevier: Elsevier's free health and medical research on novel coronavirus (COVID-19)
Nature: Covid-19 Collection
SpringerNature: information page of the publisher
LWW/WoltersKluwer: information page of the publisher
Wiley: Covid-19: Novel Coronavirus Content Free to Access​​​
Further publisher offers: Collection of publisher links on COVID-19 literature

NEWS: Information on restricted library services

Dear Visitors,

considering the current developments concerning coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) the Library and the Learning Centre as learning facilities have to be closed until further notice.

For the time being lending is not possible anymore. Therefore we offer a chargeless scan service for particular book chapters and articles from our portfolio that is only available in print. Please contact:

Currently borrowed items will be renewed until April 14, 2020. However, requests are preserved. Because of the closing down of many of our partner libraries document delivery is currently also not possible. Tours and trainings are entirely cancelled.

Please make use of our comprehensive selection of electronic resources.

We ask for your understanding and will keep you informed of further developments in this case.

The Library Team