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Physical Therapy Guide

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Summer Hours:
Mondays-Thursdays:
8am-6:30pm
Fridays: 8am-5pm
Saturdays: 12pm-5pm
Sundays: CLOSED
(See also Library Hours Calendar.)

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(513) 244-4216

Email: library@msj.edu

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Archbishop Alter Library
Mount St. Joseph University
5701 Delhi Road
Cincinnati, OH 45233

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PT Databases

For graduate-level research you'll need to use specialized periodical databases that cover a specific subject. These list articles published in scholarly and peer-reviewed journals from around the world.  Online periodical indexes (databases) may also link to the full text of the article.

Journal articles provide primary research, current information, and various points of view on your topic. Articles can also provide information about topics that are not covered in books.  Search article databases, like the ones listed below, to find articles on your topic.

The most important databases for Physical Therapy are:

Post-Grad 90 Day Access

How to Keep Your AccessMedicine/AccessPhysiotherapy Access for 90 Days After You Graduate:

  1. Follow these instructions as close to graduation day as possible, in order to maximize your 90-day window of access.
     
  2. Login via the proxied links on the MSJ Library website:
    AccessMedicine: https://msj.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://accessmedicine.mhmedical.com  or
    AccessPhysiotherapy: https://msj.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://accessphysiotherapy.mhmedical.com/
    and type in your last name and you LIB number, which is on your student ID card.
     
  3. Once you have logged into either AccessMedicine or AccessPhysiotherapy, click on the “Sign In” link on the top right-hand corner of the homepage, and click on the menu option that says, “Sign in or Create a Free MyAccess Profile.” If you don’t already have a MyAccess account, then click on the option that says, “Create a Free MyAccess Profile.” If you already have a MyAccess account, then go ahead and sign in with your MyAccess username and password. Please note: to get the 90-Day access, you must do both Step 1 and Step 2—in other words, you must both login to AccessMedicine or AccessPhysiotherapy AND login to your MyAccess account.
     
  4. To confirm that your 90-Day access has been validated, click on your name in the top right-hand corner of the AccessMedicine or AccessPhysiotherapy homepage. Then click on the menu option that says, “My Dashboard.”
     
  5. Now you should see the homepage of your “MyAccess” account. In the lower left-hand corner, there should be a message that says, “You have remote access from Mount Saint Joseph University for 90 days.”
     
  6. After graduation day, you can login to AccessMedicine by going directly to the McGraw-Hill Medical Homepage: https://mhmedical.com/ and click on the “Sign In” link on the top right-hand corner of the homepage. Login with your MyAccess username and password. (Note: Do NOT login with your MSJ Library ID number; that number will no longer be valid after you graduate.)