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  • Basic Search Mode: The “Results” number (or “hit” count) for NLP results has a different meaning than the “hit” count for traditional Ovid search results and is less useful

    1. 1. OvidSP Update Andrew Short February, 2008 OHLA AGM
    2. 2. Quick Agenda <ul><li>OvidSP Update </li></ul><ul><li>Interesting Facts and Figures </li></ul><ul><li>Year-end Promotions for Hospital Libraries </li></ul>
    3. 3. OvidSP Update Only 3 More Days Until Ovid Gateway is Retired! (Feb 4 th )
    4. 4. <ul><li>“ Advanced Ovid Search ” tab </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Experienced or expert searchers – familiar with command line syntax </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Searching in controlled vocabulary databases </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>For a comprehensive search of the literature </li></ul></ul>OvidSP Late Breaking News…. New New New New Ovid Syntax
    5. 5. OvidSP: Things to Look Forward To… <ul><li>Point Release in April (R1.1) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Stop the jumping when results brought back </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MARC Records </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Annotations for Endnote/Refworks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Localization of the interface </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>+ More </li></ul></ul><ul><li>New Release in July (R2.0) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>New features, same basic interface </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Details “Top Secret” </li></ul></ul>
    6. 6. OvidSP Discussion Forums… <ul><li>The Krafty Librarian: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Online Tutorials and Handouts to OvidSP from Other Libraries – with links to some terrific librarian-created OvidSP materials http://www.kraftylibrarian.com/2008/01/online-tutorials-and-handouts-to-ovidsp.html </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>OvidSP Switch Fast Approaching http://www.kraftylibrarian.com/2008/01/ovidsp-switch-fast-approaching.html </li></ul></ul><ul><li>MEDLIB-L: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Very active about OvidSP in early January on the subjects of migration and communication to the library community – http://list.uvm.edu/cgi-bin/wa?A1=ind0801B&L=MEDLIB-L&F=&S=&O=T&H=0&D=0&T=1#19 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Debate on the time & place for Natural Language searching referencing the OvidSP implementation of Basic Search: http://list.uvm.edu/cgi-bin/wa?A1=ind0801B&L=MEDLIB-L&F=&S=&O=T&H=0&D=0&T=1#94 </li></ul></ul>
    7. 7. OvidSP Discussion Forums… <ul><li>UBC Academic Search - Google Scholar Blog: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dean Giustini of the UBC has been especially active posting about OvidSP, posting thought-provoking articles: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>New OvidSP Interface – Five (5) Pros & Cons, Part I http://weblogs.elearning.ubc.ca/googlescholar/archives/044330.html </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Interrogating OvidSP as Paradigm-Shift http://weblogs.elearning.ubc.ca/googlescholar/archives/044440.html </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Irreproducibility? – OvidSP Basic Search http://weblogs.elearning.ubc.ca/googlescholar/archives/044402.html </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>The Distant Librarian: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The Distant Librarian prepared online tutorial on using EZProxy to customize OvidSP tab names – see http://distlib.blogs.com/distlib/2008/01/ezproxy-find-an.html </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
    8. 8. OvidSP: Things to Remember… <ul><li>Basic Search tab </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Search preference is for using natural language or entering a full query </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Natural Language Processing (NLP) is a ‘quick and relevant’ search - designed to find the relevant results , not all results </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Anything less than a 4 star result is probably not relevant so do NOT get caught up in the number or results returned (we only bring back a target of 500) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Beyond a search for the Novice/Google user, view it as another tool you have to help you with your daily job </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Great for Validation </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Great for Discovery </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Better Multi-file Searching </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Find More at: http://resourcecenter.ovid.com </li></ul>Basic Search
    9. 9. OvidSP: Fun with Basic Search… <ul><li>Library Juice- Amusing Searches: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://libr.org/juice/amusing.html </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>“ social factors with chocolate chip cookies” {Medline and PsycINFO} </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>“ bovine growth hormone girls” {Biosis Previews} </li></ul></ul></ul>
    10. 10. Ovid Facts and Figures Prizes for Participants! <ul><li>Pharmacy & Pharmacology </li></ul><ul><li>Journals (increases 19- 41% ) </li></ul><ul><li>Anesthesiology </li></ul><ul><li>Anesthesia & Analgesia </li></ul><ul><li>Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology </li></ul><ul><li>Drugs </li></ul><ul><li>Anti-Cancer Drugs </li></ul>Examples: Top Bioscience Database <ul><li>Embase- 13% Increase in Subscriptions </li></ul>
    11. 11. Top 5 Lists <ul><li>Nursing </li></ul><ul><li>Journals (increases 2- 26% ) </li></ul><ul><li>AJN </li></ul><ul><li>Journal of Advanced Nursing </li></ul><ul><li>JONA </li></ul><ul><li>American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation </li></ul><ul><li>Nursing Research </li></ul><ul><li>Books (increases 5- 15% ) </li></ul><ul><li>Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice </li></ul><ul><li>Nursing Care Plans & Documentation </li></ul><ul><li>Lippincott’s Nursing Drug Guide </li></ul><ul><li>Cardiac Nursing </li></ul><ul><li>Lippincott’s Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans </li></ul><ul><li>Clinical Research </li></ul><ul><li>Journals (increases 5- 94% ) </li></ul><ul><li>JAMA </li></ul><ul><li>Circulation </li></ul><ul><li>Spine </li></ul><ul><li>AIDS </li></ul><ul><li>NEJM </li></ul><ul><li>Books (increases 0- 63%) </li></ul><ul><li>Harrisons Principles of Internal Medicine </li></ul><ul><li>Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology </li></ul><ul><li>Diseases of the Kidney and Urinary Tract </li></ul><ul><li>Oxford Textbook of Medicine </li></ul><ul><li>Diabetes Mellitus: A Fundamental and Clinical Text </li></ul>
    12. 12. Top 5 Lists <ul><li>Neurology & Neurosciences </li></ul><ul><li>Journals (increases 23- 80% ) </li></ul><ul><li>NeuroReport </li></ul><ul><li>Neurology </li></ul><ul><li>Stroke </li></ul><ul><li>Neurosurgery </li></ul><ul><li>Current Opinion in Neurology </li></ul><ul><li>Books (increases 0- 39% ) </li></ul><ul><li>Merritt’s Neurology </li></ul><ul><li>Adams and Victor’s Principles of Neurology </li></ul><ul><li>Child Neurology </li></ul><ul><li>Brain’s Diseases of the Nervous System </li></ul><ul><li>Manual of Neurologic Therapeutics </li></ul><ul><li>Psychology </li></ul><ul><li>Journals (increases 1- 32% ) </li></ul><ul><li>PsycARTICLES </li></ul><ul><li>Archives of General Psychiatry </li></ul><ul><li>Current Opinion in Psychiatry </li></ul><ul><li>Psychosomatic Medicine </li></ul><ul><li>Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psych </li></ul><ul><li>Books (increases 3- 5%) </li></ul><ul><li>Kaplan & Sadock’s Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry </li></ul><ul><li>New Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry </li></ul><ul><li>Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: A Comprehensive Textbook </li></ul><ul><li>Substance Abuse </li></ul><ul><li>Oxford Textbook of Psychotherapy </li></ul>
    13. 13. Something to Remember & Last Chance to Win: <ul><li>Ovid Nursing Full Text Plus </li></ul><ul><ul><li>collection of 45 LWW nursing journals and the nursing index broken out of Medline and searchable on its own) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>LWW Legacy Archive- Slice and Dice </li></ul><ul><ul><li>7 Topical Subsets or </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Any Individual Journal </li></ul></ul><ul><li>ADIS Journal Archive </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Full text backfiles of 31 key biotechnology, pharmacology, pharmaceutical and toxicology journals and newsletters from Adis International, the leading publisher in the field </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Did you know that when you subscribe to a journal or journal collection with Ovid you get: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>5-10 years of backfiles (in most cases) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Archival rights for 99% of our journals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>if you stop subscribing due to budget or usage, as long as you maintain a subscription to Ovid, you don’t lose access to past yrs </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Last Question: Name a new journal collection/product that Ovid introduced last year? </li></ul>New New New
    14. 14. Hospital Year-end Promotions Overview of Each Promotion Available at the Front of the Room, Please Grab One Before You Leave!
    15. 15. End of Fiscal Year Offers for OHLA Members <ul><li>eBook Package for Hospital Libraries- 41 eBooks (Purchase a Specific Edition in Perpetuity) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Price is between $2050 USD (small hospital) and $2560 USD (medium hospital) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ongoing hosting fee of $100-$125 each year after (for the whole collection) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Archive Slice and Dice Package for Hospital Libraries </li></ul><ul><ul><li>At least 5 Hospitals must buy the Nursing Archive at $7500 USD each (if more buy, this price will be amortized downwards based on the number of participants) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Once this base is established any other archive slice beyond the Nursing Archive or the High Impact Collection can be bought for $4150/slice </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ongoing hosting fee of $275-$400 each year after for each individual slice purchased </li></ul></ul>55% Discount 90% Discount
    16. 16. Enjoy the Reception! <ul><li>I Look Forward to Working with Everyone in the Coming Year!!! </li></ul><ul><li>Ovid Thanks You for Your Business and Support!!! </li></ul>