Duke Medical Center Library & Archives
August 2020 Archive

Library Spaces Have Reopened
Posted On: Monday, August 17, 2020 - 23:11 by Beverly Murphy

Designated seats in the Medical Center Library & Archives are now available for individual reservation, Monday – Friday, from 9a to 4p for Duke Health badge holders. To reserve a seat, connect to Seat & Space Bookings and follow instructions. From this page, you may make a new reservation, take possession of your reserved seat, and check out when you are ready to leave.

The seats are located on Level 2R and Level 3 of the Library. Level 1 remains closed. To ensure you will have a place to work,...


Categories: Alerts

Tags: hours, services

A Warm, Socially Distant Welcome!
Posted On: Monday, August 17, 2020 - 01:54 by Beverly Murphy

Whether you are new to Duke or a returning member of our community, welcome to the new academic year at Duke! While this is an August unlike any before, the staff and resources of the Medical Center Library and Archives are here for you. COVID-19 has brought many changes to our campus. Many of our staff are working from home and our Library study and work spaces, which will be reopening soon, will look a little different this year. 

Access to Resources

Many of our books, journals, and databases are available online. Our recently refreshed Website offers access to thousands of resources whether you are on campus or at...


Library Services and Resources During COVID-19
Posted On: Monday, August 17, 2020 - 01:49 by Beverly Murphy

The Medical Center Library & Archives staff are working remotely and building access is restricted.

How can I get assistance?
You can contact Library staff through our chat function between 9a and 5p, Monday through Friday. Library staff are available to meet with faculty, staff, and students by phone, email, and WebEx or Zoom. Library classes are all held online.



Categories: Resource Updates

Tags: hours, services

School of Medicine Research Symposium Posters
Posted On: Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 17:23 by Beverly Murphy

The 51st Annual Duke School of Medicine Student Research Symposium (formerly known as AOA Day) highlights the scientific contributions of our Third Year Medical students. It is a unique opportunity for all other medical students and faculty to view the scope and impact of medical student research at Duke.

Posters from the Research Symposium are available online. Browse the gallery through August 31. Posters will be saved in the MEDSpace Digital Repository for future access.

Categories: Alerts, Resource Updates

Tags: medical students, research

E is for Essential: E-Books & E-Textbooks Everyone Needs
Posted On: Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 23:48 by Samantha Kaplan

Try before you buy – or don't buy at all! We have hundreds of essential clinical titles in our e-book collection, many are indispensable textbooks for students, teachers, and clinicians. We are proud to offer a Board Review Series and Clerkship/Clinical Rotations series which feature core e-books for Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry and Surgery, including the Blueprints and Step-up series. ClinicalKey E-Books,...


Categories: Resource Updates

Tags: e-books