The research informationist team at the Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) Library can assist with planning, conducting, and reporting systematic reviews and other types of research reviews.

To learn more about conducting systematic reviews at MSK, visit Systematic Review Service: Getting Started. This webpage will provide information on how your assigned research informationist will contribute as co-investigator.  You’ll find, under “Documents for Researchers” the MSK Systematic Review Request form to complete, as well as other valuable content.
How to join the MSK Library’s Covidence institutional license
You can create your personal sign in information with Covidence before or after joining the institutional subscription. To request access to the institutional account in Covidence, you must use your current MSK email address (
1.    Go to this page
2.    Enter your information (using your email address) and click “Request Invitation” link
3.    Accept the invitation in your email
4.    Log in to your existing Covidence account or sign up for a new account
5.    If you have already joined the MSK Library’s Covidence account, then you can log into Covidence with your email and password and start using this reference review management tool right away!
Creating a review using the MSK Library's unlimited license
After clicking the link “Create new review” you will have the option to use your personal account license or select the MSK Library institutional account.

Reviews created under the institutional license will be visible to the administrators of the MSK Library Covidence account. Your personal account review(s) will only be seen by you.

Once you have created a review or accepted an invitation to another MSK account review, the title will appear in a separate section on your account homepage:

Getting started 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.

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

Want to learn more about the MSK Systematic Review Service?
See the MSK Systematic Review Service LibGuide on the MSK Library Website for more information about how we can support and guide investigators through the systematic review process.