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Joanna Briggs Institute Databases

Subscription Term


December 31, 2019


December 30, 2020
Multi-Year Agreement End: 
Friday, December 31, 2021
Licence Notes: 

Each consortia signs their own Agreement. This agreement is a framework originally negotiated by COPPUL on behalf of ConCan members. Consortia may already have an existing OVID license and prefer to add JBI onto that Agreement. With a new 3 year term beginning in 2022, the intention is to revisit the license during the term of the agreement.

1.14.7 Notwithstanding any other provision of this Agreement, nothing shall in any way restrict or limit the ability for Authorized Users to engage in or conduct any activity that is otherwise permitted under Canadian copyright laws, including without limitation pursuant to any fair dealing exceptions.

Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan: 
ILL Permissions Summary: 

1.14.3 for interlibrary (“ILL”) purposes, transmit a single copy of an individual document through Licensee’s traditional ILL policies and procedures and in compliance with Canadian Copyright law; 

See also 1.14.4, 1.14.5 and 1.14.6 for more details on various ILL situations.


Ereserves Permissions Summary: 

1.14.1 online use of and access to the Products for internal reference, education, research, and training purposes, including search, retrieval, display, and viewing the Products for internal management, reference, education, private study, distance learning, research, and training purposes;

1.14.8 The Permitted Use for specific Products may vary, and additional and/or different uses may be permitted if and to the extent specified in the applicable Order.The use of the Products can be incorporated into course packs and e-reserves only through the use of Jumpstarts.For purposes of this Agreement, “Jumpstarts” shall be defined as links from Licensee’s Web pages to virtually any point within an Ovid session.

Archival Access

Archival Access: 

About the eResource

This resource is a unique combination from the Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) of evidence-rich content plus a set of online evidence-based practice (EBP) appraisal, implementation, and management tools. [from vendor]