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Mobile/Handheld Resources Guide

UpToDate Anywhere


The UpToDate Anywhere mobile app is available at no cost to all UMMS/UMMHC users based on the library's institutional license. Based on UpToDate's popular web resource, UpToDate Anywhere includes clinical narritives, medical calculators, a "what's new" in clinical practice tab as well as the ability to bookmark content.  Use the steps below to add UpToDate Anywhere to your device.

UpToDate Mobile Device Access Instructions

  • On a computer connected to the UMass Network, go to the library home page   (
  • Scroll to the Tools & Resources section at the bottom of the home page. Click on UpToDate: Off campus/CME/Mobile.
  • Log into your library proxy account (Barcode and Password). (OR If you have access to Soarian or AllScripts, use the links to UpToDate from there to register.) If you can't remember your barcode, contact the Library Service Point at 508-856-6099. 
  • To register with UpToDate, click the "My Account" link on the UpToDate homepage (top right-hand corner). Complete the registration form on this page to create a personal UpToDate account. NOTE: Leave the "NPI Code" space blank.
  • After submitting the registration, you will receive a confirmation e-mail and can download the app from the iStore or Google Play.  All of this is free to you, based on the UMMS/UMMHC UpToDate contract.
  • Once you have downloaded the UpToDate App, you will sign into the App using the personal UpToDate account you created.
  • You will occasionally receive an email from UpToDate to re-authenticate your account. This needs to be done from a computer connected to the UMass Network or Wifi. For re-authentication you will use your UMMS Library Barcode and password. 

Last updated 3/2/17

Earning and redeeming CME/CE/CPD credit with UpToDate