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I'm setting up my provider settings for NLM - PubMed. How do I find out my Outside Tool User Name?

Applies to
  • WorldShare Collection Manager
Answer
  1. In Collection Manager, navigate to Institution Settings > Provider Settings.
  2. Select NLM - PubMed from the drop-down list.
  3. You will be prompted to enter Outside Tool User Name.
  4. Your Outside Tool User Name can be found by logging on to PubMed's My NCBI site.
  5. Enter Outside Tool User Name.
  6. Click on Save.

Additional information

Full instructions on getting the outside tool user name are available on Pub Med's online training site 

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