Another problem I run across often is requests for Reviews that have been updated. PubMed will indicate at the bottom of the abstract whether there is an update or not, but I still get requests for older versions. I don't know if other databases list both the older version and the updated versions of Reviews, but in EBSCO I can only access the newest version. For ILL requests, I will send the updated version with an explanation... Same thing goes for Withdrawn Reviews...I will send the explanation of the Withdrawal, b/c even if it's been withdrawn it is still listed in EBSCO (with that handy WITHDRAWN in the title) like it is an article. Mollie Mollie W. Titus, MLIS Librarian Medical Library Self Regional Healthcare (SCUGRW) 1325 Spring Street Greenwood, SC 29646 Tel. 864-725-4851 or 4757; Fax 864-725-4838 [log in to unmask] We have the time. We are here to help. Thank you for allowing us to assist you. NOTICE: This material may be protected by Copyright Law (TITLE 17 U.S. Code) and is not to be used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research. Confidentiality Notice: This electronic message transmission, including any attachments, contains information from Self Regional Healthcare which may be confidential or privileged. The information is intended to be for the use of the individual or entity named above. If you are not the intended recipient, be aware that any disclosure, copying, distribution or use of the contents of this information is prohibited. If you have received this electronic transmission in error, please notify the sender immediately by a "reply to sender only" message and destroy all electronic and hard copies of the communication, including attachments. -----Original Message----- From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Mark Vrabel Sent: Tuesday, July 26, 2011 4:55 PM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Re: ? Cochrane Library on Wiley, Ovid, Ebsco Ovid has probably "fixed" it by now, but a few years ago I switched from Ovid to Wiley for Cochrane Library access because I noticed Ovid wasn't indicating withdrawn on the PDFs of the withdrawn reviews, per the message below I sent to MEDLIB-L back in November 2008 :) -----Original Message----- From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Mark Vrabel Sent: Monday, November 17, 2008 6:18 PM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: ?: Withdrawn Cochrane reviews in Ovid Hi. There was some MEDLIB discussion last year about the PubMed treatment of withdrawn Cochrane systematic reviews. Maybe I'm overlooking because it's late in the day, but is there NO indication whatsoever of withdrawn reviews in the Ovid version of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews? "Aromatherapy and massage for symptom relief in patients with cancer" shows "WITHDRAWN" on its PubMed citation (and the "Reason for withdrawal" is given at http://www.mrw.interscience.wiley.com/cochrane/clsysrev/articles/CD00228 7/frame.html) but I am looking at the complete reference and the PDF of the review itself in Ovid, and I don't see a single mention of "withdrawn" anywhere? If I am using the Ovid Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, how do I know whether reviews have been withdrawn? This message (and any associated files) is intended only for the use of the individual or entity to which it is addressed and may contain information that is confidential, subject to copyright or constitutes a trade secret. If you are not the intended recipient you are hereby notified that any dissemination, copying or distribution of this message, or files associated with this message, is strictly prohibited. If you have received this message in error, please notify us immediately by replying to the message and deleting it from your computer. Messages sent to and from us may be monitored. Internet communications cannot be guaranteed to be secure or error-free as information could be intercepted, corrupted, lost, destroyed, arrive late or incomplete, or contain viruses. Therefore, we do not accept responsibility for any errors or omissions that are present in this message, or any attachment, that have arisen as a result of e-mail transmission. If verification is required, please request a hard-copy version. Any views or opinions presented are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of the company.