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UpToDate: Home


Click the UpToDate logo to login:

New Login Procedure

  1. Click UpToDate
  2. If off-campus, enter your MultiPass credentials
  3. If you have an UpToDate Username and Password:
    1. Click Log In on the Registration page
    2. Sign in
  4. If not:
    1. Click Register
    2. Complete all the fields and click Submit Registration
    3. UpToDate will email instructions to get the Mobile App.

If you have questions, please Ask a Librarian

About UpToDate

UpToDate® is an evidence-based, physician-authored clinical decision support resource which clinicians trust to make the right point-of-care decisions. More than 5,100 world-renowned physician authors, editors and peer reviewers use a rigorous editorial process to synthesize the most recent medical information into trusted, evidence-based recommendations that are proven to improve patient care and quality. More than 700,000 clinicians in 158 countries and almost 90% of academic medical centers in the United States rely on UpToDate to provide the best care. (Vendor description)


Starting February 1, 2020, you will need an account to use UpToDate through Gumberg Library.

To Create an Account

  • Connect to UpToDate through Gumberg LIbrary and login using your MultiPass credentials
  • Click Register on the top right side of the screen
  • Fill out the form, using your Duquesne email address

To Use UpToDate

  • Connect to UpToDate through Gumberg LIbrary and login using your MultiPass credentials
  • Click Login on the top right side of the screen
  • Login using your UpToDate username and password
  • You can use this same username and password with the UpToDate mobile application

Key Features

  • Links directly to Lexicomp for expanded drug information.
  • Links to Lexi-Interact Online: Lexicomp's Comprehensive Drug-to-Drug, Drug-to-Herb and Herb-to-Herb Interaction Analysis Program.
  • Allows users to search in several different languages. 
  • Links to full text articles and ILLiad.
  • Automatic mobile optimization  
    • UpToDate offers an app for iOS and Android, but it requires a paid individual account to use. 


  • "What's New" link provides a list of the most important new information added to UptoDate.

FAQs and Tutorials

The following resources were developed by UpToDate:


Ask a Librarian if you need help using UpToDate.