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Mobile Resources Guide

Access® Mobile App

The Access mobile app provides mobile interface-friendly access to resources from AccessMedicine, AccessPharmacy, and more. Content includes textbooks, tailored study tools, videos, and case studies.
  • Use the AccessMedicine link to go to the AccessMedicine homepage. You will need to make a Free Access Profile. This profile will work across all Access sites UMass Chan subscribes to.
  • Once you have created a Free Access Profile, download the version of the app that is compatible with your device. Current options include the App Store for iPhone of the Google Play store.
  • Once the app has been downloaded, log in to it with the Free Access credentials you have created. 
  • After the first login, your access authentication will last for 90 days.
  • In order to re-authenticate, use the AccessMedicine link above to sign in to your account. If you run into issues, try again when you are on-site.



Lamar Soutter Library implemented a new eReader application called BrowZine. With BrowZine you can stay current with trends in your field by browsing, reading and monitoring some of the library’s best journals, all from your Apple or Android device. With BrowZine you can: Easily read complete scholarly journals in a format that is optimized for the iPad or Android device; Create a personal bookshelf of favorite journals; Be alerted when new editions of journals are published.



To get started, search for “BrowZine” in the Apple App Store for the iPad version or Google Play for Android version (4.0 and higher). Download the app for free. When initially launching BrowZine, select University of Massachusetts Medical School from the drop down list.



Enter your EZproxy Login (Barcode) and Password in the Settings area. This will provide you with access to LSL Holdings.



Check your wireless settings and make sure you are connected to the Internet. You may want to open your browser to verify you are connected to the Internet. Open BrowZine, Browse by Subject or Title.



You can also setup Favorites to remain current with specific journals and Save Articles to read in the future.


A few notes:

Not all of our holdings are available through BrowZine. LSL has subscriptions to more journals than those available from BrowZine.  Some of the subscriptions that are available include:

  • Elsevier
  • Wiley
  • American Chemical Society
  • IEEE
  • Nature


Last updated 3/2/17


Micromedex offer the Micromedex Mobile Drug Information, Drug Interactions and IV Compatibility apps. 



  • Click here for the mobileMicromedex Instructions, or find instructions from the Micromedex homepage by clicking on Download Center in the top right corner.  Open from WITHIN the UMMS/UMMHC network to authenticate your affiliation. 
  • Follow the instructions on the resulting page.
  • Each app has a unique passcode which you will use to authenticate your UMMS/UMMHC status in the App. Each tool has a separate app requiring separate passcodes.  And, you will be asked to complete this same process quarterly to re-authenticate.

 Last updated 3/2/17


STAT!Ref is an eBook package that is now optimized for the mobile platform.  Use STAT!Ref Mobile to access titles like 5 Minute Clinical Consult, the Red Book, the Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy, Scientific American Surgery and Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses.  Follow these instructions to set up STAT!Ref Mobile on your Android or iPhone/iPad device:


  • Open the STAT!Ref Mobile instructions page (  If you use the QR code associated with your device, you will be taken directly to the download page on the iTunes store or Google Play.
  • Before attempting to log in using your device, you will need to set up a free, personalized "My STAT!Ref" account using a desktop, on-network (VPN/Follow Me Desktop) connection from the STAT!Ref homepage.
  • Click on My STAT!Ref on the top left corner of the page.
  • Click on the "Temporary Login Account" tab and then click the "Activate" button.  This will enable your My STAT!Ref account to work on your mobile device.  
  • NOTE: Even if you already have an existing My STAT!Ref account, you will still need to logon and active the Temporary Login Account" feature in order to access Stat!Ref on your device.
  • After you have downloaded the STAT!Ref App, log on using your personal account information.
  • You will also occasionally be "locked out" on your app.  Simply log on via a desktop/laptop/tablet, return to the "Temporary Login Account" tab and re-activate your account.

Last updated 3/2/17