Mobile essentials for Keele

Here is a list of mobile-friendly resources that you might need. Check our Key Information if you are unsure of some of the terminology.

BNF / BNFc (no login required)

BNF/BNFc app   More details here


Cochrane Library (no login required)

Cochrane Library is a premier source for searching for systematic reviews and clinical trials. You can access the responsive website via an Internet connection. More details here


Ebsco Databases (Keele login required)

You can access databases such as Amed, CINAHL, Medline and PsychInfo via you mobile devices. More details here


Medicines Complete (Keele login required)

Medicines Complete is an online drug reference tool. This is a responsive, mobile-friendly website. More details here


NICE Evidence (no login required)

NICE Evidence is a healthcare-based search engine which searches a wide-range of approved websites. It is a responsive site and will require an Internet connection. More details here


Pubmed (no login required)

Pubmed offers a range of mobile-friendly resources. More details here 


TRIP Database (no login required)

Search engine for high-level good quality information. This is a mobile-friendly website, requiring Internet connection. More details here


Web of Science (Keele login required)

This is a mobile-responsive database providing you with access to references to science-based journals. See your subject databases page for access.


Key information:

Apps - these are installed on your mobile device. They may require significant memory if content is installed. You can often access downloaded content off-line ie without an Internet connection.

Responsive websites - you access content on the Internet (just like using your browser on a desktop PC), however content responds to give you a workable mobile-friendly interface. Accessing websites like this requires an Internet connection.