Monday, November 28, 2016

December/January Hours

  • Sunday, December 11th   10am-1am
  • Monday, December 12th   - Thursday, December 15th  10am- 1am
  • Friday, December 16th 10am- 10pm
  • Saturday, December 17th 10am- 6pm
  • Sunday, December 18th 10am-6pm
  • Monday, December 19th- Wednesday, December 21st  8am-6pm
  • Thursday, December 22nd- Monday, December 26th   CLOSED
  • Tuesday, December 27th- Friday, December 30th  8am-6pm
  • Saturday, December 31st  CLOSED
  • Sunday, January 1st CLOSED
  • Monday, January 2nd  CLOSED 

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Subscription Cancellation / WISEMD

FIU Medical will no longer subscribe to WISEMD: Web Initiative for Surgical Education of Medical Doctors due to low usage and no longer a part of Dr. Rodriguez's course. 

Last day for access will be Monday, October 24, 2016.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Medical Library Hours on Veterans Day

Veterans Day FIU Medical Library Hours
Friday, November 11, 2016
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday, August 26, 2016

Trial - Ob/Gyn Collection: Access Medicine (Oct 12 - Nov 11, 2016)

Take advantage of our trial (Oct 12 - Nov 11, 2016) of Access Medicine's Ob/Gyn Collection database filled with eBooks and other resources on the topic at

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Zika Resource Portal - Wolters Kluwer

The Health division of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, has launched the Zika Resource Portal, a single point of access to trusted clinical knowledge and current information to help healthcare professionals worldwide stay up-to-date on the rapidly spreading virus. The portal provides complimentary access to leading evidence-based point of care clinical, learning and research solutions from Wolters Kluwer, as well as continuous updates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO).

Friday, July 29, 2016

Chat Available!

Chat with a Medical Librarian - check out our chat widget in medical library pages
Schedule of availability varies between Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm—currently no weekend hours.

Monday, July 25, 2016

Medical Library Summer Intersession Hours

Medical Library Summer Intersession Hours
  • Sunday, August 7th :  10am- 1am 
  • Monday, August 8th – Thursdays, August 11th:  10am-1am   
  • Friday, August 12th: 10am-10pm
  • Saturday, August 13th: 10am-10pm
  • Sunday, August 14th: 10am-1am
  • Monday, August 15th- August 18th:  10am-1am
  • Friday, August 19th: 10am-10pm
  • Saturday, August 20th: 10am-10pm

**Sunday, August 21st :  Green Library is open

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Summer Hours / Medical Library

Wednesday, June 1 to Saturday, August 6

12:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
(Help Desk 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm)

Monday - Thursday: 
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
(Help Desk 10:00 am - 11:00 pm)


8:00 am - 8:00 pm
(Help Desk 10:00 am - 8:00 pm)

10:00 am - 6:00 pm
(Help Desk 10:00 am - 6:00 pm) 

Monday, May 2, 2016

Medical Library Spring Inter-Session Hours

Medical Library Spring Inter-Session Hours
  • May 8, Sunday: 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
  • May 9Monday - May 12Thursday:  10:00 am - 1:00 am
  • May 13, Friday: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • May 14, Saturday: 10:00 am  - 10:00 pm
  • May 15, Sunday: 12:00 pm - 1:00 am

Thursday, March 24, 2016

New Tool Available! Board Vitals (Stat!Ref!)

A board review tool that can be used by practicing physicians, residents, and medical students. Prepare for the USMLE Step 1, 2 and 3 as well as Shelf Exams for seven specialties. 

Need to register to use tool.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

ACP Smart Update

The American College of Physician's ACP Smart Medicine database will cease to exist from StatRef! on March 25, 2016.
Access will be available for members of the American College of Physicians organization (free for 2 years) and those subscribed to the DynaMed Plus package.

Friday, March 4, 2016

Ensembl : Free Online Resource

Ensembl The Ensembl project produces genome databases for vertebrates and other eukaryotic species, and makes this information freely available online.

Spring Break Hours - Message from Access Services Supervisor

Dear Students:

Please be aware that the University Spring Break  begins March 12th.   Although the Green Library building will have shortened hours, the Medical Library will still be open (times listed below).  During these times, the doors to the Green Library building will remain open until 11pm.  As long as you are in the Green Library by 11pm, you will be able to stay in the Medical Library on evenings where the Medical Library is open past 11pm.  Please remember to bring your Panther ID. The Medical Library staff and/or the security guard will be checking IDs at the 2nd floor entrance.
Saturday, March 12th – 8am-10pm
Sunday, March 13th- 10am- 1am
Monday, March 14th -8am-1am
Tuesday, March 15th- 8am-1am
Wednesday, March 16th- 8am-1am
Thursday, March 17th- 8am-1am
 Friday, March 18th- 8am- 10pm
Saturday, March 19th- 10am -10pm

Regular hours resume:  Monday, March 20th – 10am- 1am

Duke Ingram
Access Services Supervisor
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Florida International University

MedU - Featured Library Resource

Featured Library Resource:

MedU: A growing compendium of online educational programs—including over 150 continually updated virtual patient cases, teaching resources and assessment tools.

  • Computer-assisted Learning in Pediatrics Program (CLIPP) Pediatric Course
  • Family Medicine Computer-Assisted Simulations for Educating Students (fmCASES)
  • Web Initiative for Surgical Education of Medical Doctors (WISE-MD)
  • Simulated Internal Medicine Patient Learning Experience (SIMPLE)

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Group Study Room Available (GL 362)

We heard you!  If you need to reserve the study room 362 located inside the Medical Library, please contact the Medical Library Help Desk staff in person or via “email” or “phone”

Friday, February 12, 2016

Free FIU Access:
What?! Free for all FIU faculty, staff, and students?
What is " is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals."

Friday, February 5, 2016

Journal of Medical Insight (JoMI)

Featured Resources:
Journal of Medical Insight (JoMI) is a surgical video journal / virtual operating theatre. JoMI seeks to impact health care and education through filming and publishing surgical procedures performed by top teaching physicians. JoMI has filmed at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and other top institutions and, at present, primarily focuses on orthopedics, orthopedic trauma, and general surgery.