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Saturday, Mar 23rd, 2019
Kresge Library Building:
Open 24 Hours
OU ID needed midnight - 7am
Medical Library Office:
Open 8am - 4:30pm

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News

NLM Traveling Exhibit: Community Health Advocacy

The Medical Library is pleased to host the National Library of Medicine traveling exhibit "For All the People: A Century of Citizen Action in Healthcare Reform," on display now through April 26 in the Kresge Library Lobby. The exhibit chronicles the role of ordinary citizens and communities as advocates for health care change over the last century. Check out the accompanying online exhibition that features a fascinating collection of historical photos and documents.


Medical Library Study Spaces & Office Reopen!

We are pleased to announce that all Medical Library study spaces have reopened and are available to students for study! As minor repairs continue on the 1st Floor of Kresge Library, please excuse our dust; we apologize for any inconvenience. Medical Library faculty and staff have also returned to the Medical Library Office with office hours continuing as usual.

News and Events Archive

Student InfoBite: Tips for Organizing your Embark Data

Special guest speaker Joanna Thielen, Assistant Professor & Research Data Librarian at OU Libraries, will share simple strategies for managing your data so you can easily find it, pick up your project months later without problem, and share your data with your team or perhaps even a future student!

Lunch will be provided so please RSVP to the online registration form by Wednesday, March 6.


Get It Links Currently Down in PubMed

We are currently experiencing issues with the Kresge Library Get It full text links in PubMed. The full text of journal articles are still available and, as an alternative, please copy and paste the title of an article into the LibraryOne Search tool. If you are still unable to locate the full text, please contact us at medref@oakland.edu.


New Resource! Board Vitals Question Bank

The Medical Library now subscribes to Board Vitals, a medical board review and question bank covering USMLE Step 1, 2, 3 and shelf exams in 8 specialties! To initially register for an account, you must use this registration page and sign-up with your OU email address. Following registration, simply visit www.boardvitals.com to start using it!


Medical Library Temporary Work Spaces

As repairs continue to the 1st floor of Kresge Library, Medical Library faculty are temporarily located in rooms 455 and 459 on the 4th floor of O'Dowd Hall and Medical Library staff are located in the 216 Suite on the 2nd floor of O'Dowd Hall. Please contact medref@oakland.edu or email one of us directly for more information or questions.



Finals Week Events at OU Libraries!

OU Libraries are hosting a series of relaxation events leading up to final exams from Monday, December 10 - Wednesday, December 12! No registration required! Monday, December 10:

  • Chair Massages (10:00am - 4:00pm; Popular Reading Area)
  • Movie Night Screening of The Incredibles 2 (4:00 - 6:30pm; KL Room 242)
Tuesday, December 11:
  • Pause for Puppies (12:00 - 3:00pm; Popular Reading Area)
Wednesday, December 12:
  • Henna Tattoos (10:00 - 11:00am; Popular Reading Area)
  • Mini-Mindfulness Sessions (11:00 - 12:30pm; KL Room 224) - Stop in at any time to learn basic mindfulness and meditation techniques from our own Dr. Thomas Ferrari!
  • Knitting (12:00 - 2:00pm; Popular Reading Area)


Library Hours over Holiday Break

Kresge Library, including all Medical Library spaces, will have the following hours in December leading to and during the holiday break:
  • Monday, December 17: open midnight - 6:00pm
  • Tuesday, December 18 - Friday, December 21: open 7:30am - 6:00pm
  • Saturday, December 22 - Tuesday, January 1, 2019: CLOSED
  • Wednesday, January 2, 2019: opens at 7:30am, 24/7 hours resume
For current library hours, please visit the Hours page.


OUWB Publication List, January - March 2018

The Medical Library is pleased to publish the OUWB Publication List, January - March 2018 featuring 126 citations to articles, book chapters, published meeting abstracts, and other works published by our OUWB faculty, staff, and students in the months of January, February, and March 2018. If your publication was inadvertently missed, please email the citation to us at medref@oakland.edu and it will appear in next quarter's report! Past publication lists dating back to 2012 are archived on the Publication Lists webpage.


Hours over Thanksgiving Break

Kresge Library, including all Medical Library spaces, will have the following hours over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend:
  • Wednesday, November 21: closes at 8:00pm
  • Thursday, November 22: CLOSED
  • Friday, November 23: CLOSED
  • Saturday, November 24: reopens at 7:30am and 24/7 resumes
For current library hours, please visit the Hours page.


6th Annual Open Access Week Celebration!

OU Libraries are partnering again this year to host a series of events in celebration of International Open Access Week! Join us for the following:

  • Monday, October 22 (11:30am - 1:00pm; KL Nyberg Room): Documentary Screening of Paywall: The Business of Scholarship
  • Friday, October 26 (12:00 - 1:00pm; KL Nyberg Room): Stories from the Field: Choosing Authentic Journals to Publish Your Work
  • Wednesday, October 31 (12:00 - 1:00pm; KL 225B): Need Data? Discover How to Use ICPSR for Research & Teaching featuring special guests from the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research.
Light refreshments will be served at each event. More information and registration form are available on the event webpage.


Welcome to Our New Medical Library Staff Member!

The Medical Library is pleased to announce that David Stewart joined us on Monday, September 10 as our Medical Library Assistant. David is bringing a great deal of experience to the position - his most recent position was at Oakland Community College - and we are thrilled to have him on our team. If you get the chance, stop by the Medical Library Office to meet David and welcome him to OUWB!


Save the Date! 7th Annual Organ & Bone Marrow Donor Registration Drive

Join us for our 7th Annual Organ and Bone Marrow Donor Registration Drive in support of Gift of Life Michigan and Be the Match! Stop by Kresge Library on October 1 & 3 or the Human Health Building on October 2 to register! The drive is a partnership between the Medical Library and the OUWB Student National Medical Association, the OU Minority Association of Pre-Medical Students, OUWB Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association, OU Cancer Awareness Society, OUWB Diversity & Inclusion.


Student InfoBite: Exam Prep Resources

Uncover the Medical Library's collection of online question banks, prep books, and more for studying basic science content (AFCP, BFCP), organ system courses, & even USMLE Step 1 in our next InfoBite! Lunch will be provided so please RSVP to the online registration form by Friday, September 14!


Library Hours Over Labor Day Weekend

Kresge Library, including all Medical Library spaces, will have the following hours over the Labor Day Weekend:

  • Saturday, September 1: Closes at 11:59pm
  • Sunday, September 2: Open from 7:30am - 11:59pm
  • Monday, September 3: CLOSED
  • Tuesday, September 4: Reopens at 7:30am, 24/7 hours resume


Student InfoBite: Exploring Online Anatomy Resources

The Medical Library's first Student InfoBite of the academic year will feature a whirlwind tour of our most popular online anatomy tools for learning and studying for AFCP and organ system courses! Lunch will be provided so please RSVP to the online registration form by Wednesday, August 22!


What's New on the Website

We have introduced a couple new features to the Medical Library website.

We hope you find both of these to be improvements over our previous offerings and we welcome your feedback.


Save the Date! 5th Annual Medical Library Open House

All medical students and faculty are invited to the 5th Annual Medical Library Open House! This informal gathering gives you the chance to meet, mingle, and enjoy some refreshments to celebrate the new academic year. Please RSVP to the online registration form by Friday, August 17!


Library Hours for Fourth of July Holiday

Kresge Library, including all Medical Library spaces, will have the following hours for the July 4th holiday:

  • Tuesday, July 3: closes at 8:00pm
  • Wednesday, July 4: CLOSED
  • Thursday, July 5: reopens at 7:30am and 24/7 resumes


New! Online Board Review Series Collection

The Medical Library now has electronic access to 10 books from the LWW Board Review Series (BRS) including BRS Microbiology & Immunology, BRS Physiology, and BRS Neuroanatomy! Check them out!  

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Hours | Location | Comments |

Kresge Library Building: Open 24 Hours
OU ID needed midnight - 7am
Medical Library Office: Open 8am - 4:30pm

Hours | Location