The Library & Knowledge Services offers quality information resources and knowledge services to advance patient care, research, education, community outreach and to support the administrative aspects of health care.
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Current Library Services
For the foreseeable future, daily library staffing is still provided to assist you, but with fewer staff available on site. Most Library services are also provided electronically for your convenience. Contact the Library at 794-1865 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org . You may also submit a request from the list of forms tab on the Web site. Thanks for your cooperation.
The Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce a free trial for the next month of the drug information system from Elsevier, Clinical Pharmacology. Baystate clinicians are encouraged to explore Clinical Pharmacology and let the Library know of any questions or comments, or ask us about attending a short Webex online for an introductory overview and discussion with a practicing pharmacist and customer representative.
VisualDx is an award-winning diagnostic clinical decision support system designed to enhance diagnostic accuracy, aid therapeutic decisions, and improve patient safety. Clinicians can quickly build a custom differential diagnosis across general medicine or use the powerful search function to access patient-specific clinical information and the world's best medical images.
ClinicalKey for Nursing provides quick, point-of-care content on over 175 diseases and conditions, as well as in-depth, evidence-based practice information from leading journals, books, and guidelines in the nursing field. ClinicalKey for Nursing includes some of the same useful features as the larger database, ClinicalKey
Laptops for Loan
Left your mobile device at home or back at the office? No worries! Stop by the Health Sciences Library to borrow one of our fast, state-of-the-art laptops where Library staff will also assist in preparing your upcoming presentation or other task. Call the Library at ext. 41865 to reserve a laptop. Please fill out a Library registration form before requesting a laptop
Baystate Medical Center has access to BoardVitals, a high-quality, effective and powerful exam review tool. You have access to the test bank to help prepare for the Internal Medicine Board Certification Exams (ABIM and AOBIM).