This is one of the reasons that almost half of our "young" need eyeglasses (or contact lenses). Vislava -----Original Message----- From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Vonville, Helena M Sent: Monday, August 09, 2010 4:09 PM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Re: FW: OVID Interface - Change Database LinK?? I wholeheartedly agree. It was very difficult to find the link to change databases. Also, if you have a long search, you need to know to scroll *up* to see the list of databases. I don't know about you, but even after using this multiple times, I still find myself waiting for something to happen when I hit the link. I much preferred going to the page with my list. My other complaint is the pop-up window is too small. The font is small, it's all *small*. It seems as though the contrast isn't as high either. Doesn't Ovid know anything about the graying of the library profession? I need high contrast and a reasonably sized font! Helena Helena M. VonVille, MLS, MPH Library Director University of Texas School of Public Health Library Houston, TX 77030 [log in to unmask] 713.500.9131 (office) 713.500.9125 (fax) -----Original Message----- From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of David P. Dillard Sent: Monday, August 09, 2010 2:42 PM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Re: FW: OVID Interface - Change Database LinK?? It is sad to see changes that take away major benefits of the old OVID way of doing things that are more than just name changes away from the name of the product they market, DATABASES, to an third grade substitute term, resources. I am referring to the change from having print, email, download options on the same page as the first results and search box and search history to having to hunt the page for a small icon for email and the other options. The disimprovements of the new version appear to be more than just in terminology. 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Please click on the Selected Resources link - you will then be brought back to the database menu. > > Katinka English > Reference & Education Librarian > Health Sciences Libraries > Long Island Jewish Medical Center > North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System > P: 718-470-7070 (LIJ) / 718-470-8090 (Hillside) > F: 718-470-6150 (LIJ) / 718-962-1718 (Hillside) > E: [log in to unmask] > > > > -----Original Message----- > From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] > On Behalf Of Nicole Pouget > Sent: Friday, August 06, 2010 4:23 PM > To: [log in to unmask] > Subject: OVID Interface - Change Database LinK?? > > Good Afternoon, > > I'm looking for the Change Database link that used to be available. > > After I would build a search in the first OVID database, I would then click above for Change Database and then I would open and re-execute that search. 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