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OU Libraries
Saturday, Sep 22nd, 2018
Kresge Library Building:
Open 24 Hours
OU ID needed midnight - 7am
Medical Library Office:
Open 8am - 4:30pm

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Events

Save the Date! 7th Annual Organ & Bone Marrow Donor Registration Drive
Monday, October 1 - Wednesday, October 3; 10:00am - 2:00pm daily

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.

News

Library Spaces Survey

We want to know where YOU study! Help us improve our library by taking a short 2 minute survey showing us where you sit when you study at Kresge. One survey participant will be randomly chosen to win an OU swag bag valued at $50! Survey Link: goo.gl/McGAch


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!

News and Events Archive

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!  


Match Map for Class of 2018

Check out where the Class of 2018 have matched for their residencies: https://bit.ly/ouwbmatch Keith Engwall has created a Google Map showing the location of each student's match institution for the Class of 2018. You can also pull up each of the prior three classes' match map as well.


Celebrating 200 Years of Frankenstein: Exhibit & Event Series

The Medical Library is pleased to host the National Library of Medicine traveling exhibit: "Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature," March 11 - April 20, 2018 in the Kresge Library Lobby. In celebration of the 200th anniversary (1818 - 2018), OU Libraries and OUWB School of Medicine are partnering to host a series of events during March and April. For a listing of events, please visit this webpage! Register via the online registration form today!


Suggestion Box

We are always happy to hear from our students. The Medical Library recently installed a suggestion box next to our printers for just this reason. Have a comment or suggestion you would like to share with us? Drop it in the suggestion box. We look forward to hearing from you!


New! Strategies for Publishing Online Guide

Check out the Medical Library's newest subject guide, Strategies for Publishing Your Work featuring advice and links to resources related to several aspects of the publishing process including: identifying & selecting journals, predatory publishing, authorship guidelines, and writing tips! Also included is a tab dedicated to publishing clinical case reports!


iPads for Medical Student Checkout

Just a friendly reminder that the Medical Library has 5 iPads available for checkout! Several Medical Library resources have been downloaded to them including two unique apps:
iPads are available on a first-come, first serve basis for a two-week loan period. Stop by the Medical Library Office and check one out today!


Library Hours over Winter Holiday Break

Kresge Library, including all Medical Library spaces, will have limited hours over the winter break:

  • Saturday, December 16: closes at 10:00pm
  • Sunday, December 17: CLOSED
  • Monday, December 18: open 7:30am - 7:00pm
  • Tuesday, December 19 - Thursday, December 21: open 7:30am - 6:00pm
  • Friday, December 22 - Monday, January 1: CLOSED
  • Tuesday, January 2: opens at 7:30am, 24/7 resumes


Library Hours over Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

Kresge Library, including all Medical Library spaces, will have the following hours over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend:
  • Wednesday, November 22: closes at 8:00pm
  • Thursday, November 23: CLOSED
  • Friday, November 24: CLOSED
  • Saturday, November 25: reopens at 7:30am and 24/7 resumes
For current library hours, please visit the Hours page.


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, November 10!


5th Annual Open Access Week Celebration at OU

Join OU Libraries in our celebration of International Open Access Week 2017! A series of informal workshops are being offered to all interested faculty, students, and staff on timely topics including how to search & publish in OU journals, perspectives from OA authors, and open educational resources. Light refreshments will be served at each event. For more information, visit the Open Access Week 2017 event page!


Do Not Leave Personal Items in Library

The library has limited space that must be shared among all 250 medical students on campus; we cannot accommodate the storage of personal belongings such as clothing, blankets, electronics and food. Please do not leave your belongings unattended. Contact the medical library if you have any questions.

OUWB Medical Library, Oakland University | 100 Library Drive, Rochester, Michigan 48309 | (248) 370-3772
Hours | Location | Comments |

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

Hours | Location