How to find information for clinical care and research
|Find articles, books and more|
If you are ON campus:
► Connect your laptop or phone to the UCSD-PROTECTED wireless network
► Log in to a UC San Diego campus computer
If you are OFF campus:
► Establish a UCSD VPN connection
Step 2: Search
|Publication type||Search here:|
|Articles||PubMed (UC San Diego version)
— If you have a citation, you can locate the full text through Find by Citation
|Clinical decision support||UpToDate|
|Books||UC Library Search|
Find additional information sources through the Online Clinical Library →
Step 3: Get the full-text publication
► Click the button in a search result to locate the full text
If you don’t see this button, click on the 'PDF,' 'Full Text,' or 'Download' link.
► Did you encounter a paywall?
If a publication requests payment or subscription access, this means the Library does not have the item.
We can check external libraries to find a copy for you: Request an interlibrary loan →
Troubleshoot your Library access
► Check your VPN connection if you are off campus
► Contact the ITS Service Desk if you need assistance with VPN setup
► Ask Us for guidance and support with Library journals, books, and databases