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Physician Assistant Subject Guide: AccessMedicine Help

AccessMedicine Overview

How To Create a Free MyAccess Account

A MyAccess account allows you to save favorites, access content off campus, and use the AccessMedicine app.

  1. On the Physician Assistant Subject Guide, click on AccessMedicine in the left hand box.
  2. Click on "Sign In" in the top right hand corner.
  3. In the drop down menu that opens, click on "Sign in or Create a Free MyAccess Profile"
  4. A separate small window will appear, click on the blue button labeled "Create a Free MyAccess Profile"
  5. Fill out the form provided. Select a password that is not your Marist password.
  6. Click the "Create Account" button at the bottom.
  7. You'll receive an email to confirm your account.


You'll need to login to your MyAccess Account through the library link to it every 90 days to keep your account active.

How to Access the AccessMedicine App

The AccessMedicine app is a quick reference tool.  It does not contain all of the books in the AccessMedicine collection.  The following are available in the app:

  • Quick Medical Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Fitzpatrick's Clinical Dermatology Atlas
  • Diagnosaurus
  • Guide to Diagnostic Tests

You must have a free MyAccess Account before you can access the app.

Off campus

To get access in the app to this content:

  1. Download the CiscoAnyConnect app (this app allows you to login into campus wifi from off campus)
  2. Login to the CiscoAnyConnect app using this information
    1. In the app, type in for the connection
    2. then turn AnyConnect VPN on (it is automatically off)
    3. in the next page, select you group as student and login with your Marist username and password.
  3. Using your device's browser, open AccessMedicine (through the Physician Assistant Subject Guide)
  4. Login to your MyAccess account.
  5. Open the AccessMedicine app and login with your MyAccess account information

On campus

To get access in the app to this content:

  1. Login to your MyAccess account on your device's browser first.
  2. Open the app and login with your MyAccess account information.  This login is good for 90 days, but you can renew it by logging in to your MyAccess account while you are on campus.