Check out these great new resources brought to you by the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library:
ClinicalKey for Nursing
ClinicalKey for Nursing is an online resource featuring timely content covering nearly every nursing specialty. The collection is indexed daily and continues to be updated as new resources are published. This database includes journals, books, disease topic pages, procedures videos, and more.
Katie Hart was awarded FLY's (Future Leaders of Yale) first 'Visionary' award on June 17, 2019 in a ceremony recognizing early career professionals at Yale. Katie, CWML's Senior Administrative Assistant, was nominated by Bob Hughes for her exceptional leadership and foresight, especially during this past year's renovation.
On June 20, 2019, hundreds of guests gathered to celebrate the opening of the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library's newly renovated spaces. The a cappella medical student group "The Ultrasounds" kicked off the event with two great arrangements ('Stand by Me' by Ben E. King and 'I Want it that Way' by The Backstreet Boys). Following the performance were speeches by John Gallagher, Director of the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library, Susan Gibbons, Yale University Librarian, and Richard Belitsky, YSM Deputy Dean for Education.
Please note: The library will be closed on July 4th for Independence Day. We will resume normal hours on Friday, July 5th.
June is Pride Month and this year marks the 50th anniversary of the uprising at Stonewall in 1969. Additionally, the WorldPride celebration will take place in the United States for the first time in its history. Learn about the history of Pride Month and view LGBTQI+ resources at Yale below:
Please join us for food and drinks on Thursday, June 20th from 3:00 – 5:00 PM to celebrate the unveiling of the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library's newly renovated spaces. Among other uses, these spaces will be the new home for many classes which comprise the first 18 months of the YSM curriculum. Explore the new classrooms, experience the new Information Commons, and discover all the library has to offer!
In the meantime, learn about the space and enjoy some recent behind-the-scenes pictures below!
Please be advised that on May 28th between 8am and 9am the New Haven Fire Department will be testing fire alarms. Please disregard alarms going off during this time.
We apologize for the brief disruption.
Please note the library will be closed on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day. As always, the 24/7 room will remain open.
In just a few weeks, the library renovation project will be complete! Please be advised that you may notice an increase in noise during this time as the temporary construction walls have been removed to install the new carpet. Stay tuned for more announcements as we get closer to opening day! As always, ear plugs are available at the circulation desk.
For now, enjoy some new behind-the-scenes pictures!
*UPDATE: Registration is now closed. Thanks to all who signed up to participate!*
Help us improve the library website by participating in a short, in-person website usability interview! We are re-evaluating the library website and looking to make changes that will enhance the website’s performance and provide a better browsing and discovery experience for our users. We are interested to hear your feedback about how the current library website meets, or doesn’t meet, your needs. The results of the study will be used to make adjustments on the website.