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Volume 6 | Issue 5 | May 2016

Must Have Mobile Apps!
Miss the Mobile Apps Fair? You can access and find instructions for downloading the mobile apps promoted at the May 24 fair any time by going to the Medical Library's Mobile Apps page.

The following clinical and drug information apps are all available for both iOS and Android devices for free through the library's subscriptions:
  • DynaMed Plus
  • Micromedex
  • UpToDate

Check out the Medical Apps Quick Guide handed out at the fair above. If you have any questions or trouble downloading any of the mobile apps, please contact us at!

Student Corner 
Library Summer Hours Beginning Monday, June 6, the Medical Library Office will be open Monday - Friday, 7:30AM - 6:00PM. Kresge Library building hours will remain 24/7 unless otherwise noted. All students retain access to all online library resources during the summer. Note you will be prompted to sign-in with your NetID and password when you access any of the resources from off-campus.


Library Closure - Saturday, June 11 - Sunday, June 12
Due to university scheduled maintenance, Kresge Library, including all Medical Library spaces, will close at 7:00am on Saturday, June 11th and re-open to the public at 7:30am on Monday, June 13th.


Medical Library Space Cleaning - Beginning Week of June 13 In preparation for the upcoming academic year, all the Medical Library spaces will be cleared and cleaned beginning the week of June 13. Any personal items left behind, including papers, mugs, food, and other items will be removed so please be sure to take your personal items.

Faculty Corner 
Faculty Brown Bag Series Our 2016 faculty development series concludes in June! The session will be held on Oakland's campus in Room 478 O'Dowd Hall from 12:00 - 1:00pm as well as streamed to the Beaumont Medical Library Conference Room. Anyone interested in the topic is welcome to attend. Please feel free to bring your lunch! Our next session will be:
  • Wednesday, June 15: Open Data - Locating Datasets & Publishing Data as Scholarly Activity This session will reveal the latest trends in the open research data movement including: key resources for locating existing data sets and how published data sets are emerging as accepted scholarly activity.

MedEdPORTAL Workshops during Medical Education Week Join Dr. Misa Mi at various locations to get an introduction to MedEdPORTAL, the leading publisher of peer-reviewed educational materials in medical education! The workshop will be offered at various Beaumont locations and on Oakland's campus.

MedEdPORTAL: Accessing & Publishing Medical Educational Resources

  • Friday, June 3, 12:00 - 1:30pm at Beaumont Grosse Pointe, Connelly Auditorium
  • Friday, June 17, 11:30am - 1:00pm at OUWB, 478 O'Dowd
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at

OUWB Publications

Krishnan A, Kaza RK, Vummidi DR. Cross-sectional imaging review of tuberous sclerosis. Radiol Clin North Am. 2016;54(3):423-440 (Dr. Anant Krishnan specializes in diagnostic radiology and neuroradiology at Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak and serves as Associate Professor in the Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Molecular Imaging at OUWB).

Navalpakam A, Dany M, Hajj Hussein I. Behavioral perceptions of oakland university female college students towards human papillomavirus vaccination. PLoS One. 2016;11(5):e0155955 (Aishwarya Navalpakam is an MD Candidate in the Class of 2017 at OUWB; Dr. Inaya Hajj Hussein is Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences specializing in histology at OUWB).

Singer L, Brown E, Lanni T,Jr. Margins in breast conserving surgery: The financial cost & potential savings associated with the new margin guidelines. Breast. 2016;28:1-4 (Lauren Singer is an MD Candidate in the Class of 2017 at OUWB).

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