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ACP Journal Club

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ACP Journal Club is an OVID EBM Reviews database, containing the full text of the ACP Journal Club (a publication of the American College of Physicians), and Evidence-Based Medicine (joint publication of the ACP and the British Medical Journal Group).

Note: There is a maximum simultaneous user limit of 50 across the e-HLbc consortium for all OVID EBM resources.

 
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Coverage
1991-01-01 to current 
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Resource type
Fulltext database 
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Simultaneous users
50 
Update frequency
semi-monthly 
Titles indexed
 
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Open access
 
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Subjects
Health Sciences 
Allows electronic reserves
no 
Ereserves notes
5.1 Members, subject to clause 6 below, may incorporate parts of the Licensed Materials in printed Course Packs and Electronic Reserve collections for the use of Authorized Users in the course of instruction at a Member, but not for Commercial Use. Each such item shall carry appropriate acknowledgement of the source, listing title and author of the extract, title and author of the work, and Ovid. Copies of such items shall be deleted by the Member when they are no longer used for such purpose and or at the end of each course including the examination period and all related course work each school year. Course packs in non-electronic non-print perceptible form, such as audio or Braille, may also be offered to Authorized Users who, in the reasonable opinion of the Member, are visually impaired. Course packs will include only the link to the Ovid delivered content and articles cannot be downloaded and held in course packs due to licensing restrictions between Ovid and the content providers and publishers. 
Allows coursepacks
no 
Coursepack notes
5.1 Members, subject to clause 6 below, may incorporate parts of the Licensed Materials in printed Course Packs and Electronic Reserve collections for the use of Authorized Users in the course of instruction at a Member, but not for Commercial Use. Each such item shall carry appropriate acknowledgement of the source, listing title and author of the extract, title and author of the work, and Ovid. Copies of such items shall be deleted by the Member when they are no longer used for such purpose and or at the end of each course including the examination period and all related course work each school year. Course packs in non-electronic non-print perceptible form, such as audio or Braille, may also be offered to Authorized Users who, in the reasonable opinion of the Member, are visually impaired. Course packs will include only the link to the Ovid delivered content and articles cannot be downloaded and held in course packs due to licensing restrictions between Ovid and the content providers and publishers. 
Allows interlibrary loan
yes 
Interlibrary loan notes
4.1 Members, subject to clause 6 below, may supply to a library of a non-Member (whether by post, fax or secure transmission, using Ariel or its equivalent, whereby the electronic file is deleted immediately after printing), for the purposes of research or private study and not for Commercial Use, a single paper copy of an electronic original of an individual document being part of the Licensed Materials limited to LWW content when ďarielĒ is used. Ovidís distributor license with the content providers and publishers does not permit the use of ariel for transmitting E.B.M.R. (Wiley Publishers) or Medline (National Library of Medicine), and other additional content that may be acquired by the eHLBC group from Ovid in the future. 
Online terms
 
Terms of use: Electronic resources are governed by license agreements which restrict access to Authorized Users. It is the responsibility of each user to abide by the license agreements and specific terms and conditions for each product. Systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information may result in loss of access to these resources for the entire SFU community. Please see SFU General Policy 24 on Fair Use of Information Resources.

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