Remote Access & Open Athens 

Registration Link for OpenAthens

OpenAthens Help Sheet



 APA Guides and Tips


Atla Religious Database (RDB) with AtlaSerials Plus


Atla Title List 

*  Tutorial - Searching for scriptures in ATLA



Continuing Education Modules 

CINAHL Tutorial Video (3 min)


Citation Managers 

* Mendeley (LibGuide from Elsevier)

* Zotero Instructions and Guide 


Cochrane Database/Library 

*  Cochrane Library Training Hub (


Dynamedex (DynaMed + Micromedex)

*  Alerts  DynaMed-Micromedex-with-Watson-Alerts-Handout.pdf (

*  CME MOC  DynaMed and Micromedex with Watson CME and MOC Handout (

*  Handout  DynaMed-Micromedex-with-Watson-Handout.pdf (

*  Mobile App DynaMed and Micromedex with Watson Access Card (

*  Take away Guide DynaMed-Micromedex-with-Watson-Take-Away-Guide.pdf (

How to search DynaMedex tutorial (3 min 40 sec)



Sentara Library purchases eBooks from 4 different vendors. Each vendor  has their own interface for reading books.  Please see below for vendor specific eBook viewing and naviagion instructions and FAQs..

*  EBSCO   EBSCO eBooks on EDS User Guide               Reading EBSCO Books Video (2 min 54 sec)

* OVID       eBook Reader Tutorial (2 min 31 sec)           OVID eBook Reader Help Page

*  Proquest  eBook Central              eBook FAQ's            Proquest eBook Central Overview & Searching Tutorial (3min 20 sec)

*  R2 (Rittenhouse)                  Quick Start Guide            R2 Library User Guide


Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) 

To access the JBI database from the SKOR homepage, click the Research Tile, and then the JBI link

JBI EBP Database on Ovid Tutorial Video

FileJBI 2021.pptx



*  PDF iconLexicomp Quick Reference Guide

*  Lexicomp Walk-through Video (2 min 40 sec)

*  Lexicomp's User Academy with Videos


Library Website

How to search on the Library's SKOR website


Medical Letter 

Quick walk-through (2 min 7 sec)

*  PDF iconMedical Letter Info.pdf

FileThe Medical Letter Guide



*  Micromedex guides, apps, & FAQ's


Natural Medicines

*  Natural Medicines Features Video (1 min 30 sec)


Nursing Reference Center Plus (NRC+)

*  PDF iconNRC Info.pdf

*  PDF iconNRC+ Mobile App Instructions

* Brief Overview  (2 min 40 sec)

*  Searching NRC+ Tutorial (5 min 40 Sec)



How to search a topic in PubMed (1 min 22 sec)

 How to find the full text article on PubMed  (2 min 42 sec)

* How to save and create alerts in PubMed (2 min 30 sec)


SMART Imagebase

SMART Imagebase (13 powerpoint slides)