Review by CCL-EAR Committee
Ovid, is a subsidiary of publisher WK Health which is itself a subsidiary of multinational publisher Wolters Kluwer. Ovid is also the publisher of Lippincott Williams and Wilkins journals. Three packages are currently being offered to the Community College League: An extended journal package of 44 titles; a core book package of 55 titles; an extended book package of 144 titles (the core package plus an additional 89 titles).
The journal package contains current and retrospective, full text holdings of 43 North American nursing journals as well as the backfile of one journal that ceased publication in 2009. These journals are free of embargo and current to the most recently published issue. Journal content accumulates.
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