Welcome Class of 2014

NYCOM Medical Library staff welcome and congratulate the class of 2014. The Medical Library's website, is your gateway to available online resources, journal holdings and much more. The library's newsletter and latest updates will be sent to your MyMail account bimonthly. We wish you a meaningful and satisfying experience at NYCOM.

We also welcome our new faculty members and invite you to visit us at NYCOM I- Rockefeller Building.

This issue is an introduction to the NYCOM library. For any further assistance, please don't hesitate to call the circulation desk @ 686-3743.



NYCOM Library Resources Quick Access

  • To locate book titles and periodicals click here.
  • To locate journal title in print or online click here.
  • To access available online databases click here.
  • To request a book title or an article that is not within the library holdings click here.
  • For reference questions click here.
  • To renew books online click here.

To find out how to access the library resources off-campus please click here: Off Campus Access.

Sage Sayings of Dr. Andrew Taylor Still

"Osteopathy is a science that analyzes man and finds that he partakes of Divine intelligence. It acquaints itself with all His attributes."

Truhlar, Robert E. Doctor A.T. Still in the living. Chagrin Falls, Ohio, 1950. P. 137



Laptops and Reserve Books Regulations

There are 50 laptops available to borrow for three hours, renewals are allowed as needed. A $ 5.00 fine will be charged per hour for any laptop that is returned late.

The Reserve book collection is only for the use in the library and available for 3 hours. A $1.00 fine per hour will be charged if returned late.

Only a valid student ID card will be accepted for checkout.

Where should I look for available E-Books?

MDConsult: Includes over 50 medical books and journals, clinics, patient education, drugs information, images and more than 1000 clinical practice guidelines.

StatRef & StatRef 2: Include 35 e-book titles and resources such as MedCalc 3000, Stedman's dictionary and National Guideline Clearinghouse.

Harrison's Online: Featuring the complete contents of Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17th Edition.

To access all health sciences databases click here.



ID Cards Rules

According to the NYCOM student handbook, all the students are required to wear their ID badges at all times. This policy is being observed and enforced at the library. In order to use the material and facility and library resources, when you enter the library, please make sure you are wearing your ID to present at the desk if you are asked.

Did you Know..

How to request full-text articles online!

Loansome Doc is a tool to order articles via PubMed searches and the NLM Gateway which allows you to send your request directly to our Document Delivery Department. To find out how to register click here. In order to obtain the library code to complete your registration contact the Interlibrary Loan Dept. Save yourself time by registering today!



iPod Touch Mobile Applications

The medical library has developed a guide to selected mobile apps that can be accessed on the iPod Touch. These include core medical apps, clinical apps, medical calculators, study guides and so forth. To view the guide click here.

To set up your iPod Touch and link to NYIT Wireless follow these instructions.

The copy machines are located on the second level of the library. In order to use the photocopiers you will need to encode money on your ID card. An encoder machine is located in NYCOM II Cafeteria. You may also add funds to your cards by linking to onecard.nyit.edu .



New Enhancements

  • New search filters, citation management options, and a “widget” approach to results management that allow users to more quickly and efficiently take action on their results.
  • My Workspace, where you can organize all of your research materials—individual articles, search strategies, images, and more—into work projects.
  • Ovid Toolbar, a downloadable tool that lets you quickly and easily save critical research material to My Workspace.
  • “Drag-and-drop” customization features, consolidation of features and pages, and other interface enhancements.

To access Ovid click here .

Academic Discount Program on handheld products

Lexi-Comp On-Hand is available at a discount for NYCOM students and faculty. To access discount pricing visit LexiComp through NYCOM Medical Library/ Health Science Databases.

To view the flyer click here.



Library Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 8am- Midnight
  • Saturday: 9am- Midnight
  • Sunday: 1pm- Midnight

Due to the Labor Day holiday, the library will be closed on Saturday September 4th through Monday September 6th.

We'll resume our normal hours on Tuesday September 7th.



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