Contact Information

Medical Librarian:
Susan Warthman

Phone:
617-732-5684

Fax:
617-975-0890

Email: bwhmedicallibrary@partners.org

Website:
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Library Access

In-Person Drop in Hours:

  • Mondays 2 PM-3 PM
  • Wednesdays 10 AM-11 AM

Located in the BEI Knowledge Center (former Medical Library-Thorn 127)

Services Offered

  • Use of the electronic library collection
  • Reference assistance in person, by phone, or e-mail
  • Literature/database searching
  • Document delivery for journal articles and books
  • Classes – PubMed, CINAHL, RefWorks
  • Individual instruction and/or group instruction

Databases

  • BMJ Case Reports
  • CINAHL Plus (EBSCO)
  • Health Business (EBSCO)
  • Medications and Mothers Milk
  • Micromedex (Partners Handbook)
  • Nursing & Allied Health (EBSCO)
  • OVID
  • PubMed
  • Scientific American databases
  • UpToDate (Partners Handbook)

Additional  Services

RefWorks

  • www.refworks.com – web based bibliographic manager
  • First session to set up login and password – must use hospital computer
  • Once login and password established, can access from anywhere

Document Delivery (Inter-Library Loan – Journal Articles and Books)

  • Please indicate whether for patient care
  • Submit Inter-Library Loan information via library’s e-mail
  • No fees

Classes/Teaching

  • Check intranet site for schedule
  • Library staff available for one on one session, call to schedule
  • Library staff available for small group instruction, call to schedule