My Evidence

My Evidence allows users to register and create their own space on Evidence Search and keep users up to date with the very latest evidence in their field.

My Evidence allows you to:

  • Save searches
  • Save and categorise results
  • Edit profile

Creating a 'My Evidence' account and signing in

To create a My Evidence account or sign in to My Evidence, click on either of the links, Sign in or My Evidence at the top of the Evidence Search web site.

You can sign in, using this page or you can create a new account by clicking the link Create account. You'll be asked to fill in a form with details such as your name, email address and a password. Alternatively, if you have a google account, you can also sign in by clicking on the button labelled Sign in with Google. Once you've registered you can sign in using the My Evidence or Sign in links at the top of the NHS Evidence web site.

Saved searches

When you are logged on to My Evidence, you can save searches.  After performing a search, click on + symbol and select Save Search.

You will be prompted to login if you aren’t already. You can then name and save the search.

Confirmation of the save will be given.

To access a full list of all existing saved searches from My Evidence select Save Search and Alerts.

 

Clicking the name of a saved search will run it. The results of your original search are displayed including any new resources that have been added to Evidence Search since you last ran the search.

Search alerts

You can set up a search alert to receive a weekly email indicating the number of new records matching your saved search, along with a direct link to the Evidence Search results page. To set up a search alert, click on ‘add’ next to the name of a saved search alert.

The search alerts panel displays details of recently sent search alerts, and allows you to delete search alerts.


Saved results

When you are logged on to My Evidence, you can save results.  After performing a search, click on + symbol besides the search result and select Save Result.

 

You will be prompted to login if you aren’t already. You can then add the result against an existing category or create new category and save the result.

 

Confirmation of the save will be given.

 

To access a full list of all existing saved results from My Evidence select Saved Results

 

 

 Edit Profile

When you are logged on, you can access and edit your profile to:

  • change your contact details
  • add to your contact details
  • change your email address
  • change your password

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