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(By Melissa Grafe)
You can now request locked Medical Historical Library books through Orbis, instead of emailing staff at the Historical Library. Please do this when you want access to our locked stacks materials, for use in our Historical Library Office/reading room, or any events, sessions, or classes that you may be holding. For classes or other events, please email Melissa Grafe at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss scheduling and support.
From Orbis, in the Holdings area:
Yale University and Yale-New Haven Hospital now have access to DynaMed Plus, which allows you to get answers to your clinical questions fast. This clinical information resource is written by physicians, and features a rigorous evidence-based editorial process which provides synthesized information and objective analysis to answer your clinical questions quickly and easily.
DynaMed Plus features:
The library will be open Friday, July 3 from 8am - 5pm, and closed Saturday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Regular hours will resume Sunday, July 5.
The Ovid Personal Edition System and the Proxy server account pages will be down tomorrow morning (Tuesday, June 22) at 7:15 and will be unavailable until 7:45. During this time, users will be temporarily unable to request a proxy account or password reminder. Access to Ovid Personal login will also be unavailable.
ITS will be performing maintenance on Sunday, June 14, from 5:30-6:30 am EST. During this time, CAS and VPN will be unavailable. Users may encounter difficulties accessing online resources during this period. Should you experience a problem during this time, please try again after 6:30am EST.
Update: As of Tuesday morning, Scopus is back online.
Scopus is undergoing unscheduled emergency maintenance and will be temporarily unavailable. Please check back for updates.
Medical Historical Librarian Melissa Grafe is featured in the latest issue of Yale Medicine:
On May 30, the Cushing Center will be one of the destinations for Obscura Day. Obscura Day will include "more than 150 events in 39 states and 25 countries, all on a single day, and all designed to celebrate the world's most curious and awe-inspiring places." Other Obscura Day destinations will include the ghost towns of Chernobyl, Mayan ruins in Mexico, and Pasadena's Bunny Museum, to name just a few.
The library will be closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25.