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Cochrane and PubMed Databases

Access to online HSL resources

What is my user ID and password for Open Athens?

Students & Upstate Employees With Novell/Outlook Accounts

Use your Upstate issued ID and Password. It is the same as you would use for your Upstate email, Self-Serve, Banner, Blackboard, Epic or any other campus login. 

Don't know your Network ID password? Please call the Computer Help Desk at 315-464-4115 to have it reset. 


Other Upstate Affiliates & Library Users 

Use your OpenAthens account ID and Password. These credentials are provided via an email from OpenAthens when you initially activated your account. Make sure to use the "upsm" prefix, as this is how OpenAthens identifies your user account from other institutions within the OpenAthens Federation. When creating a password, please abide by OpenAthens' password guidelines

Passwords are case sensitive, must be between 8 and 20 characters long and contain a mixture of letters and non-letters, passwords can’t include the username or have consecutive numbers.

If you don't know your password please click to reset.  

Any other questions about accessing the library's resources, please contact the Library Service Desk (315) 464-7091 or by email at

For those users who would like to request access to resources based on their affiliation with SUNY Upstate, please visit our Requesting Access section to determine your eligibility. 

UHS / Wilson Library Resources

UHS Wilson Medical Center
33-57 Harrison Street
Johnson City, NY 13790
(North Tower Basement)

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