Register for an Open Athens account: 

  • In order to access any MEE e-resources from off-site, you need an Open Athens account. You must  use your MEE email address to register. After you complete the registration page, Open Athens will send a confirming email to your MEE email account with instructions on how to set up a password. 
  • Open Athens Registration



  • eOtolaryngology.thieme.com (For access to eOtolaryngology on a mobile device or offsite, please first register on the site from a hospital computer, link on the upper right corner.)


  • Covidence is a web-based software platform that streamlines the production of systematic reviews. To join the Howe Library institutional account, go to this page. You must use your MEE email address to register. The librarians at Mass Eye and Ear can assist with planning, conducting, and reporting systematic reviews and other types of research reviews. To learn more about getting help conducting a systematic review, contact Reference Librarian Sachie Shishido.

On-line catalog:

Partners Handbook: 


Gale Resources from Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and Massachusetts Library System: