Online Resources

  • OVID
    • OVID (by IP Address): when using the School’s Internet Network.
    • OVID (by User ID): for remote access, you must request an user name and password to a librarian at the CAI’s counter.

We have four sources in which our students may read online or download chapters of e-Books:

    1. ProQuest – Access it via the the CAI’s catalog, here. Write the e-Book’s title in the search bar and in the emerging new page click on Online Access. Note: The download code is your Student Number ID.
    2. OVID
      • OVID (by IP Address)when using the School’s Internet Network.
      • OVID (by User ID)for remote access, you must request an user name and password to a librarian at the CAI’s counter.
    3. ClinicalKey
    4. Wiley Online Library


Note: All e-books related to Optometry, Ophthalmology and the Eye can be accessed from the CAI’s main search engine located at the CAI’s homepage, here!


Bellow are the direct link to some of the e-Books at ProQuest & Wiley Online:

MUPO = Multiple User access Per Organization
SUPO = Single User access Per Organization
3USER = 3 Users access


Includes current subscriptions to periodicals. This collection must be used within the CAI.

Once you have identified the journal that you are interested in, check bellow it’s availability online. You can also locate a journal by consulting the online catalog iLink.

Also, you may find information online by consulting Medline, Pub Med & Google Scholar

Online Journals

Access by IP address

  1. APHA Publications (American Public Health Association)
  2. Acta Ophthalmologica (Wiley) 
  3. British Journal of Ophthalmology
  4. British Journal of Visual Impairment (SAGE)
  5. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye (Science Direct)
  6. Current Eye Research (Taylor & Francis)
  7. Expert Review of Ophthalmology (Taylor & Francis)
  8. Eye (Springer Nature)
  9. Hindsight: Journal of Optometry History (Optometric Historical Society)
  10. International Ophthalmology (Springer)
  11. Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness (American Foundation for the Blind)
  12. Journal of Refractive Surgery (PROFORMA)
  13. Neuro-Ophthalmology (Taylor & Francis)
  14. Ocular Immunology & Inflammation Research (Taylor & Francis)
  15. Ophthalmic Genetics (Taylor & Francis)
  16. Ophthalmic Epidemiology (Taylor & Francis)
  17. Ophthalmic Research (Karger)
  18. Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers & Imaging Retina (PROFORMA)
  19. Ophthalmologica (Karger)
  20. Orbit (Taylor & Francis)
  21. Progress in Retinal and Eye Research (Science Direct)
  22. Review of Ophthalmology
  23. Seminars in Ophthalmology (Taylor & Francis)
  24. Strabismus (Taylor & Francis)
  25. Visual Neuroscience (Cambridge University Press)


Open Access

  1. Advances in Ophthalmology Practice and Research
  2. American Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports
  3. Digital Journal of Ophthalmology
  4. Eye and Vision
  5. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science (IOVS)
  6. Journal of Behavioral Optometry
  7. Journal of Current Ophthalmology
  8. Journal of EuCornea
  9. Journal of Optometry
  10. Journal of Vision
  11. Molecular Vision
  12. Ophthalmology Science
  13. Optometry & Visual Performance
  14. Optometric Management
  15. Puerto Rico Health journal
  16. Review of Ophthalmology
  17. Revista Mexicana de Oftalmología
  18. Saudi Journal of Ophthalmology
  19. Taiwan Journal of Ophthalmology


OVID (access via IP Address – OR – access via User ID)

  1. Clinical and Experimental Optometry
  2. Cornea
  3. Current Opinion in Ophthalmology
  4. Eye & Contact Lens Science and Clinical Practice
  5. International Ophthalmology Clinics
  6. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  7. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Online Case Reports
  8. Journal of Glaucoma
  9. Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology
  10. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics
  11. Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  12. Optometry and Vision Science
  13. Retina
  14. Retinal Cases & Brief Reports


Clinical Key (access here)

  1. Advances in Ophthalmology and Optometry
  2. American Journal of Ophthalmology
  3. American Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports
  4. Archives of the Spanish Society for Ophthalmology (Archivos de la Sociedad Española de Oftalmología, English Edition)
  5. Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology
  6. Contact Lens & Anterior Eye
  7. Current Opinion in Pharmacology
  8. Journal of AAPOS
  9. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  10. Journal of Optometry
  11. Ocular Surface, The
  12. Ophthalmology
  13. Survey of Ophthalmology


Note: This list only mentions the ACTIVE journals with subjects related to optometry, ophthalmology, or the eye. Check the catalog HERE for the location of inactive journals and journals with other subjects.