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William E. Brock Memorial Library: Plumb's Veterinary Drug Handbook

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Plumb's Veterinary Drugs

Oklahoma State University now has electronic access to Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs. It can be accessed through any computer or smart device that is connected to your university’s network. If you are off campus or on a personal computer, you will be asked to type in your email address and password.

Click here to be connected –

To view the User Guide go to https://www.plumbsveterinarydrugs.com/files/user-guides/desktop-user-guide.pdf

Plumb's Veterinary Drugs - for iPhone / iPad

How to add Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs bookmark to your iPhone/iPad home screen

  • Open the Internet browser you prefer to use
  • Go to www.plumbsveterinarydrugs.com/auth
  • iPhone–– Tap the icon that looks like a square with an arrow pointing up, located at the bottom of your screen.
  • iPad––Tap the same icon (square with an arrow pointing up), located at the top right-hand corner of your screen.
  • Tap add to home screen
  • Tap add
  • This will allow you to access Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs with one tap on your device, but your device must be connected to your university’s network to access website.

Plumb's Veterinary Drugs - for Android

How to add Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs bookmark to home screen on Android device on home screen

  • Open the browser on your Android smartphone or tablet and go to the web page that you would like to create a bookmark for. Go to www.plumbsveterinarydrugs.com/auth
  • Hit the settings button – its three vertical dots, locating in the top right of the screen – from here press the start symbol.
  • Pressing the star symbol will bring you into the bookmarks menu. From here you can edit the web page’s name and select which bookmarks folder you want to save it into.
  • From here go back to the Browser settings menu, and then open the Bookmarks folder. From here locate your newly created bookmark and press and hold your finger on the bookmark you want to place on your home screen. Once you’ve done this you will see a new menu appear and in the list will be an option Add to Home screen. Press this option.
  • That’s it. You’ve done it. All you need to do now is move the bookmark to where you want it on your home screen. This can be done by pressing + holding + dragging your new bookmark icon.
  • This will allow you to access Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs with one tap on your device, but your device must be connected to your university’s network to access website.

Quick Tips

  • Click on Search Drugs in the top menu to search by drug name, or drug class. The alphabetical listing is generic name only, but the search box allows search by generic or trade name.
  • There are quick navigation links under the drug name in each monograph that allow you to quickly jump to the dose, dosage forms, drug interactions and adverse effects sections of the drug monograph.
  • The menu on the left rail of a drug monograph has links to additional sections, including client information, pharmacokinetics, and storage/stability.
  • Appendix items of interest include Drug Store Toxins in Small Animals, Conversions Tables for Weight in Kilograms to Body Surface Area (m2) and Abbreviations Used in Prescription Writing.