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JBI Database, Journal, and Tools Package Offer 2018-2019

Response Deadline: 
October 26, 2018

Subscription Term


December 31, 2018


December 30, 2019

This is a new three-year offer for the Complete JBI Package, consisting of a database, journal, and eight tools.

The offer includes an opt-out clause so that member institutions can cancel their subscription before the end of the three-year term if cancellation is required due to budgetary issues or changes in local programs.

The price increase each year is guaranteed at 3% for the three-year term.

Member institutions that are joint members of eHLbc and COPPUL are asked to submit responses to eHLbc.


Any member institutions that currently subscribe to the JBI Database, Journal, and Tools Package on the older JBI Connect platform will be transitioned to the Ovid platform.



This unique combination from the Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) of evidence-rich content plus a set of eight online evidence-based practice (EBP) appraisal, implementation, and management tools is designed to help nurses, physicians, practitioners and healthcare managers implement an effective EBP program and provide patient care based on the best available evidence.

This package includes access to the following database, journal, and eight tools:


  • Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database: the complete JBI EBP content set available via Ovid, which spans a range of medical, nursing, and healthcare specialties and includes evidence summaries, systematic reviews, best practice guidelines, and more.


  • JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports: systematic review protocols and systematic reviews of healthcare research.


  • JBI RAPID (Rapid Appraisal Protocol Internet Database): helps users learn how to critically appraise research papers and evidence for quality using a standardized checklist.
  • JBI Journal Club: Learn how to start and maintain your own journal club and develop critical skills you need to accurately assess journals for the quality of their evidence.
  • JBI SUMARI (System for the Unified Management of the Assessment and Review of Information): Learn to develop, conduct and report on systematic reviews of evidence related to the feasibility, appropriateness, meaningfulness and effectiveness of health care interventions or professional activities.
  • JBI TAP (Thematic Analysis Program): Helps researchers in small-scale qualitative studies execution to extract qualitative data, categorize extractions, and organize categories thematically.
  • JBI PACES (Practical Application of Clinical Evidence System): Easily conduct timesaving, efficient, evidence-based clinical audits and change practice.
  • JBI Manual Builder: Build an EBP clinical manual tailored to the information needs of your organization using a standardized JBI manual as a guide.
  • JBI Consumer Pamphlet Builder: Assemble evidence-based information pamphlets for our patients or clients on a range of health topics.
  • JBI CAN-Implement: Discover EBP recommendations and learn how to translate those recommendations into effective patient care.

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Last updated: July 26, 2018


Response Instructions

To SUBSCRIBE, member institutions should contact the eHLbc Administrative Centre by the response deadline.

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