Library staff at CQUniversity support students, staff and researchers conducting high level reviews (Systematic, Integrative or Scoping). All services are free and range from basic to advanced, including one on one consultations.

To learn more about our high-level review service, visit the High Level Reviews Library Guide or email

How to create a Covidence account

Covidence is a web-based system that helps manage each step of your high-level review. To request access to the institutional account, you must use your current CQUniversity email address ( or

Go to the Covidence Library Guide and follow the steps under ‘Using Covidence. Step 1. Getting started with Covidence’.

Creating a Review using the CQUniversity Institutional Account

Once you have login to Covidence click on ‘Start a new review’.

Give your Review a title and then select the CQUniversity account.

Note: Reviews created under the institutional license will be visible to the administrators of the CQUniversity Covidence account.

For further information on setting up your Review in Covidence, visit the High Level Reviews Library Guide.

Need help with Covidence?

Covidence offers short video tutorials in their Knowledge Base to help you get started. See Getting Started with Covidence and Main steps in Covidence to learn more.

Logged into your Covidence account and need help? Click the question mark in the upper right-hand corner to access customer support.