As the premier medical research solution, Ovid wants to ensure all health breakthroughs are informed by rich insights, providing the global community with the evidence to make the impossible possible.

That level of research excellence takes remarkable commitment. Every day, medical librarians, clinicians, researchers, and scholars around the world meet that challenge when they start their search on Ovid. They trust us to help them get it right.

Why Ovid?

We provide the most recent premium resources from more than 150 publishers, covering over 100 specialty areas, and support archival resources critical to understanding the historical perspective on medical diagnoses and treatment. These include:

  • More than 6,000 eBooks, and many book collections
  • Over 1,400 premium, peer-reviewed journals, and dozens of journal collections
  • Over 100 bibliographic and full-text databases

And only Ovid offers full access to books and journals from Lippincott®, a leading global publisher of current and influential medical, nursing, and allied health research.

Ovid content covers a wide range of core and niche scientific, medical, and healthcare disciplines including:

  • Medicine
  • Nursing & Health Professions
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Basic Sciences
  • Humanities & Technologies
  • Agriculture and Food Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Ovid history

    From its entrepreneurial beginnings in the mid-1980s, Ovid has maintained a steadfast commitment to improving access to medical research through the innovative use of information technology. Formally established in 1988, Ovid pioneered advancements in compression technology to streamline access to MEDLINE®, the National Library of Medicine’s renowned biomedical database. Ovid continued to evolve its research solution in-step with the latest online technology while building out its content offerings. Ovid was purchased by Wolters Kluwer in 1998.

    The Ovid platform has advanced to meet the needs of today’s users, providing robust results management and personalization tools to increase user productivity and efficiency. Targeted solutions bring an institution’s library resources closer to a specific user audience. Ovid is a recognized global leader in research information solutions with more than 12,500 medical, academic, and corporate institutions and their users accessing Ovid to inform their work, improve patient care, enhance ongoing research, and fuel new discoveries.

    Ovid is part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry. Serving more than 150 countries and territories worldwide, Wolters Kluwer Health’s customers include professionals, institutions and students in medicine, nursing, allied health and pharmacy. Major brands include Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Ovid®, UpToDate®, Medi-Span®, Facts & Comparisons®, Pharmacy OneSource®, Lexicomp®, and ProVation® Medical.

  • About Ovid partnerships

    Every day, Ovid helps thousands of researchers and healthcare professionals make important decisions to improve patient care, quality, and safety. Customers turn to Ovid for a single, effective, and powerful research solution that delivers fast, precise access to information covering broad specialties and niche disciplines in medicine, nursing, and healthcare, as well as evidence-based medicine resources. Our aggregated content repository includes thousands of journals, books, and database resources.

    Ovid can help you extend the reach of your content to thousands of medical and academic institutions, corporations, and government organizations globally. Through our direct sales channels we offer unprecedented opportunity to bring your valued content to all corners of the world—more than 180 countries. We offer global coverage and local relationships to help deliver your content to new markets, regions, and customers.

    We ensure users and partners have access to Ovid anytime, anywhere with our reliable 99.9% overall system availability supported by two global datacenters. Only Ovid provides industry award-winning global Customer Service and Technical Support teams that adhere to a “follow the sun” service with 24/7/365 online access support. The teams assist customers with product setup and implementation, online or on-site training, system customization and personalization, and technical troubleshooting.

    As a global company, we also support local-language content for partners who want to broaden the reach of their content and for users who prefer to conduct research in their native language. We offer a local-language search solution for content in French, Spanish, and Chinese. Check with our Publisher Relations team to learn about these solutions and opportunities for your content.

    As an Ovid partner, you’ll benefit from our singular focus in bringing your content to market through various sales and marketing channels. Plus, Ovid partners can monitor usage of their content with confidential reporting tools.

  • Technical support and training

    Get technical support answers 24/7

    If you manage Ovid’s software products for your organization, Ovid has technical support resources available to help answer your questions. We’ve provided some basic support information—such as system requirements, implementation materials, documentation, technical tips, and contact options—right here, online.

    Learn more about Ovid’s 24/7 commitment

    Product training

    Whether you’re a first-time Ovid customer or an experienced user, Ovid’s training and help options can make using Ovid products smooth and efficient. Ovid offers novice, intermediate, and advanced workshops to help you and your organization get the most out of your Ovid experience.

    Learn more about Ovid’s training sessions

  • Sales and customer service

    Global Headquarters

    333 Seventh Ave
    20th Floor
    New York City, NY 10001
    USA Phone: 646.674.6300
    Toll-free in US: 800.950.2035
    Fax: 646.674.6301
    Email: [email protected]

    Offices by location

    Canada, Latin America and the United States

    Located 20 miles outside of Boston, Ovid’s Norwood, MA office serves Canada, Latin America and the United States. This office handles all inquiries regarding sales, customer service, and technical support.

    Ovid Technologies
    100 River Ridge Dr
    Norwood, MA 02062
    Phone: 781.769.2599
    Toll-free in US: 800.343.0064
    Fax: 781.769.8763
    Email: [email protected]
    Latin America Email: [email protected]

    Europe, Middle East and Africa

    The London office is Ovid’s headquarters for Europe, Middle East and Africa. This office handles inquiries regarding sales, customer service, and technical support.

    Wolters Kluwer
    Citi Building
    41st Floor
    25 Canada Square
    Canary Wharf
    E14 5LQ
    United Kingdom
    Phone: +44 (0) 20 203 197 6660
    Email: [email protected]


    Calle Pedro Teixeira, 8
    Planta 5
    28020 Madrid
    Phone: +34 914 186275
    Email: [email protected]


    Ovid’s French office is responsible for sales and technical support in France and French-speaking Belgium and works closely with our team of distributors.

    Ovid Technologies SARL
    51 rue Le Peletier
    75009 Paris
    Phone: +33 (0) 1 49 96 42 62
    Fax: +33 (0) 1 53 01 34 30
    Email: [email protected]


    Ovid Technologies SRL
    Via Boldrini 18/b
    40121 Bologna
    Phone: 0039 051 4222187
    Fax: 0039 051 4228774
    Email: [email protected]

    United Arab Emirates

    Building 25 #208
    Dubai Healthcare City
    United Arab Emirates
    PO Box 505177
    Phone: +971 4 435 6053
    Fax: +971 4 435 6063

    Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, the Baltic States, Eastern Europe and the Nordic Regions

    Ovid’s Berlin office is responsible for sales and technical support in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, the Baltic States, Eastern Europe and the Nordic Regions and works closely with our team of distributors.

    Das Berliner Büro Ovid Technologies ist zuständig für Deutschland, Liechtenstein, Österreich, die Schweiz, die Baltischen Staaten, Osteuropa, sowie fuer die Nordischen Länder.

    Ovid Technologies GmbH
    Leipziger Platz
    7 10117 Berlin
    Phone: +49 (0) 30 85 77 99 0
    Fax: +49 (0) 30 85 77 99 99
    Email: [email protected]


    Ovid Technologies
    Zuidpoolsingel 2
    2408 ZE Alphen aan den Rijn
    The Netherlands
    Phone: +31 (0)172 469 897
    Fax: +31 (0)172 469 889


    ul. Przyokopowa 33, p. III, pok. 69
    01-208 Warszawa
    Contact: Anna Michalewicz
    Phone: +48 22 654 06 75 wew. 47
    Kom: +48 60 135 78 27
    Email: [email protected]

    Asia Pacific

    The Sydney office is Ovid’s Asia Pacific headquarters. Responsible for sales in Australia and New Zealand, it also handles technical support throughout the Asia Pacific region. In addition, customers in Asia are supported locally by offices in Hong Kong, Malaysia, China, South Korea, India, and Japan. These offices work closely with our in-country server partners and with our team of distributors.

    Physical address:
    Wolters Kluwer Health Australia
    66 Talavera Rd
    Macquarie Park, NSW 2113

    Postal address:
    GPO Box 4072
    Sydney, NSW 2001
    Phone: +61 2 9857 1312
    For sales enquiries: [email protected]
    For Support and Customer Service: [email protected]

    North Asia

    Ovid’s Hong Kong office serves North Asia, including Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau, and works closely with our team of distributors throughout the region.

    Wolters Kluwer Health Hong Kong
    15/F, W Square, 314-324 Hennessy Road,
    Hong Kong
    Phone: 852.2610.7030
    Fax: 852.2610.7098


    Wolters Kluwer China
    Suite 2503, Tower A, TYG Centre,
    C2 North Road
    East 3rd Ring Road, Chaoyang District
    Beijing, P.R. China 100027
    北京市朝阳区东三环北路丙2号天元港中心A座2503, 邮编:100027
    Phone: +86 (0)10 5863 7990
    Mobile: +86 (0)13 7013 39122
    Email: [email protected]


    Ovid’s New Delhi office serves South Asia, including Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, and works closely with our team of distributors throughout the region.

    Wolters Kluwer Health—India
    10th Floor, Tower C
    Building No. 10, Phase – II
    DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon, Haryana, India
    Phone: +91.124.4960999
    Fax: +91.124.4960888
    Email: [email protected]


    Wolters Kluwer Health Japan, Co., Ltd.
    1–3–31 Mita (Forecast Mita Bldg.)
    Minato–ku Tokyo 108–0073
    Phone: +81(0)3.5427.1950
    Fax: +81(0)3.3451.2011
    Email: [email protected]


    Ovid’s Malaysia office serves Southeast Asia and Pacific Island countries including Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Singapore and Vietnam.

    Ovid Technologies Inc.
    Suite 9.3, 9th Floor,
    Menara Weld, 76 Jalan Raja Chulan
    50200 Kuala Lumpur,
    Phone: +60 3 2026 6003
    Fax: +60 3 2026 7003
    Email: [email protected]

    South Korea

    Ovid Technologies, Inc.
    #6012 JustCo Tower, 431 Teheran-ro,
    Gangnam-gu, Seoul
    South Korea
    Phone 1: +82 (0)2 761-9780
    Phone 2: +82 (0)2 761-9739
    Email: [email protected]
    Email: [email protected]

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