Best Practices for Course Readings

Occasionally the Library gets asked about course readings and copyright. There is an assumption that all course readings used for classes are protected under the doctrine of fair use. Unfortunately copyright challenges by publishers are looked at on a case by case basis and the doctrine of fair use is vague.

In general fair . . . → Read More: Best Practices for Course Readings

Holocaust Remembrance Day Event

Yom Hashoah: Holocaust Remembrance Day TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2018, 4 – 5PM BSB Lobby  RSVP by going to the NYMC Calendar event here and clicking the Sign Up button.

New York Medical College invites the community to the Yom Hashoah Lecture on “The Origins of Pernkopf’s Anatomy Atlas & the Role of Nazi Medicine in . . . → Read More: Holocaust Remembrance Day Event

Library Resource Trials through April


 USMLE FirstAid eBooks collection

21 study resources to select from, including pharmacology flashcards and multiple editions of USMLE Steps 1, 2, and 3. (ends April 19th)


  95 medical textbooks

Offering medical students, researchers, and clinicians access to lavishly detailed full-color textbooks with stunning visuals. Covering every course in the medical school curriculum, making . . . → Read More: Library Resource Trials through April

Case Files® Collection for Enhanced Learning

The Case Files® Collection provides residents and students with more than 1,150 real-life cases that can assist them with coursework, clinical rotations, shelf exams, and the USMLE.

This unique digital resource includes the complete collection of basic science, clinical medicine, and postgraduate level cases from the renowned Case Files® series.

In order to better prepare for life outside . . . → Read More: Case Files® Collection for Enhanced Learning

Lessons from the Storm

Our region struggled to stabilize during the last two nor’easters, which passed through within a week of each other. Power lines were hit hard, communication was compromised, and some roads were impassable. Sadly, even six months after Maria slammed into the island, Puerto Rico is still fighting to stay alive. Storms seem to pack . . . → Read More: Lessons from the Storm