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Welcome to the medical library!

22 July 2020 - 2:34pm by Dana Haugh

Welcome (and welcome back) to the medical library! Library staff are here to support you even though the medical library and 24/7 room are currently closed. If you're new to Yale or just miss the medical library, check out this video highlighting our spaces, resources, and tools.


Additionally, here are some important tips for getting started at the medical library.

Virtual Support from Your Librarian 

Contact your specialty's librarian or personal librarian (for students) for support or to schedule a consultation by phone or Zoom. 

For general questions, contact AskYaleMedicalLibrary@yale.edu.

Remote Access

Remote access to our vast electronic resources is available to the Yale and YNHH community regardless of your location. For instructions on how to connect remotely, visit: https://library.medicine.yale.edu/services/library-technology/remote

Online Classes, Tutorials and Guides

  • The library offers dozens of free instruction sessions and workshops online via Zoom.
  • Check out our research tutorials, which cover everything from how to manage citations to systematic searches to finding articles in PubMed. 
  • Research Guides are subject- and department-specific collections of tools, databases, and resources aggregated by our medical librarians.
  • Our Clinical/YNHH Resources page list of tools for point-of-care, drug information, evidence-based practice, and more.
  • Our Educational Software page lists of biomedical education resources.
  • Additionally, this page highlights freely accessible resources outside of the health sciences that may be of interest, compiled by Yale University Library.