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Database Tutorials: Ovid

General Guides

Online tutorials

Tutorials and short demos (no captions).

  • Basic search overview
  • Advanced search - mapping
  • Advanced search - keyword searching
  • Refining search strategy with limits
  • Find citation overview
  • Multi-field search overview
  • Search tools overview

Flash is needed to run these tutorials. You may need to download the Adobe Flash Player plug-in.

Other training materials

User guides in a number of different languages.


This guidance is to support all Ovid databases (see list below).