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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library
    Descriptive info: .. Other Search Options:.. All BU Libraries.. Medical Library Site.. ABOUT US.. Home.. Hours.. Directions.. Departments Staff.. Collections.. FAQ.. SERVICES.. Order Articles/Books.. Renew your Books.. Print/Copy/Scan.. Interlibrary loan.. Computing.. Circulation.. Reference.. For Alumni.. Other Libraries.. Research Help.. MEDLINE.. PubMed.. NCBI Databases.. NLM Resources.. Web of Science.. BU Libraries Search.. Old Library Catalog.. Books on Reserve.. BU WorldCat Local.. Other Catalogs.. E-RESOURCES.. E-Journals.. E-Books.. Databases.. Newspapers.. Video.. Reference Tools.. Search the Web.. Tutorials.. SUBJECTS A-Z.. Subject Guides.. PORTALS.. BUSM.. BUSDM.. BUSPH.. GMS.. Faculty.. Nursing.. Open Access.. More Portals.. Access Email.. Find Articles.. Google Scholar.. Med E-Journals.. ChRC E-Journals.. More Databases.. Find Books.. New BU Libraries Search.. Other Catalogs.. Library Services.. Order Articles &  ...   Access for BMC.. Medical Campus Study Rooms.. Download Anti-Virus Software.. Computer Virus Removal Guide.. Digital Common.. Wireless.. Mobile Website.. Blackboard.. Early Bird Accounts.. Announcements.. Graduate Student Library Survey.. Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend Hours November 21-25, 2012.. REMINDER.. Boston University Libraries Millennium Library Catalog To Be Replaced.. STAT!REF Additional Dental E-books.. New Titles Added to Library's Dental E-Book Collection.. AccessSurgery E-Books Resource Now Available.. 3D Anatomical Models Now Available at the Reserve Desk.. New Scanners Available.. More E-books for Board Review.. BUSM Laptop Requirement:.. Specifications.. View News Archives.. Newsletters.. MedCenter News.. The Insider (SPH).. BU Today.. More Newsletters.. BU Medical Campus.. |.. Contact.. Directory.. Maps Directions.. Primary teaching affiliate.. of.. BU School of Medicine..

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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library: Facts & Services
    Descriptive info: Library.. Library Facts.. About the Library.. [.. Library Collections.. ].. Classroom Support.. Online Support.. The Alumni Medical Library serves the faculty, staff and students of the Boston University schools of Medicine, Dental Medicine, Public Health, and the Boston Medical Center.. Faculty, staff and students of the Boston University Charles River campus are eligible for most services.. Members of the Boston Library Consortium (BLC) are also welcome to use the Medical Library, and are eligible for most library services, with a valid BLC Card.. Use the links below or contact a reference librarian at (617) 638-4228 or.. refquest@bu.. edu.. for information on access, resources and services.. Facts Services.. About the Library Collections.. Address.. Departments Staff Contacts.. Services.. Frequently Asked Questions.. The Alumni Medical Library offers a wide variety of resources and services supporting education at the Boston University Medical Campus.. Print collections.. :.. 30,000.. books and.. 1300.. journal titles.. Digital collections.. 6,863.. electronic books,.. 7,322.. online journals and.. 327.. bibliographic databases.. Subject guides.. 121.. subject guides to electronic resources.. Curriculum Integrated Activities.. Request that the Library purchase a resource by submitting a.. book or journal request.. Library Services:  ...   hands-on information literacy sessions in the Library computing labs.. Faculty training.. : Librarians can provide training for faculty on Library resources.. Reference services.. : Librarians are available M-F, 8:30-5 at the reference desk.. If you have questions or would like to arrange for the above services contact The Reference Desk [(617) 638-4228,.. ],.. Library Services: Online Support.. The Library provides a number of online services supporting course instructors, including:.. Subject pathfinders.. : Librarians can create.. subject guides.. to provide easy access to information resources.. Web support.. : Librarians can design and maintain web portals to information relevant to your course and students.. GMS Introduction to Pharmacology.. ,.. Sargent Allied Health.. : Librarians can design.. online tutorials.. guiding students through the search process.. Courseware.. : Librarians can help you connect library resources to your Blackboard sites.. Medical Image Resources.. : A selection of websites featuring.. medical images.. is available from the Library's homepage.. Please be aware of copyright when using these sites.. If you have questions or would like to arrange for the above services contact David Flynn [(617) 638-4271,.. dflynn@bu.. ], Head of Library and Information Management Education..

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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library: Hours, Telephone Numbers & Staff
    Descriptive info: Hours, Telephone Numbers, Staff Departments.. Library Address.. 72 East Concord St.. 12th Floor.. Boston, MA 02118.. Click here for.. directions.. to the Boston Medical Center, or call our telephone messaging system at 617-638-4232 for assistance.. Library Learning Resource Center (LRC) Hours.. Library Computer Lab Fall/Spring Hours.. Computing Help Desk.. Public Computing L-1109.. Public Computing L-1112.. Monday - Thursday.. 7:30 am - Midnight.. 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.. 8:00 am - 11:00 pm.. 7:30 am - Midnight**.. Friday.. 7:30 am - 10:00 pm.. 8:00 - 5:00 pm.. 7:30 am - 10:00 pm**.. Saturday.. 10:00 am - 10:00 pm.. 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm.. 10:00 am - 10:00 pm**.. Sunday.. 10:00 am - Midnight.. 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm.. 10:00 am - Midnight**.. **Unless meeting or class scheduled.. Library and Public Computing Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend Hours November 21-25, 2012.. Library and Public Computing L-1112.. Public Computing L-1109.. Wednesday, November 21.. 7:30 am - 6:00pm.. Thursday, November 22.. Closed.. Friday, November 23.. 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.. Saturday, November 24.. 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.. Sunday, November 25.. *Special and holiday hours are posted at the library  ...   Starikov.. , MLIS, MPhil, MA, Head of Circulation & Interlibrary Loan Services.. (617) 638-4224.. kstar@bu.. John Allen.. , Library Assistant.. (617) 638-4236.. allenj@bu.. Timothy Manning.. , Evening Circulation Coordinator.. (617) 638-4244.. tmanning@bu.. Laura Spiller.. (617) 638-4270.. lspiller@bu.. Rhonda Thomas-Iglesias.. , Senior Circulation Coordinator.. rhondat@bu.. Phone: (617) 638-5433.. Fax: (617) 638-5955.. hascelik@bu.. Computer Lab.. (617) 638-5433.. Victor Gvirtsman.. , Systems Administrator.. (617) 638-4234.. victorgv@bu.. Selim Hascelik.. , Assistant Director of Library Computing & Systems.. (617) 638-6696.. Bernardo Iglesias.. , Senior Library Assistant.. biglesia@bu.. Jason Yee.. , BA, Head of Library Computing Services.. (617) 638-4279.. jayee@bu.. Interlibrary Loan (ILL).. Phone: (617) 638-4270.. illmed@bu.. Florina Tynyanova.. , Interlibrary Loan Assistant.. ftynyano@bu.. Reference and Education Services.. Phone: (617) 638-4228.. Joseph Harzbecker.. , MSLS, MA, AHIP, Head of Reference & Electronic Collections Management.. (617) 638-4253.. harzbeck@bu.. David Flynn.. , MS (LIS), Head of Library and Information Management Education.. (617) 638-4271.. A'Llyn Ettien.. , MLIS, Head of Technical Services.. aettien3@bu.. Young-Joo Lee.. , MS (LIS), Education and Information Services Librarian.. (617) 638-9183.. ylee13@bu.. Amanda McNeil.. , MLIS, Education & Information Services Librarian.. (617) 638-9184.. amcneil@bu.. Technical Services.. Phone: (617) 638-4236..

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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library: Directions
    Descriptive info: The Alumni Medical Library is located at 72 East Concord Street on the Boston University Medical Campus.. For information on how to get to the Library, please refer to the maps below or contact The Reference Desk at (617) 638-4228 or.. Boston University Maps.. Transportation / TranSComm Information & Driving Directions.. BUMC Campus Maps.. View Larger Map..

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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library: Collections
    Descriptive info: Book Collections:.. Circulating Books.. Electronic Books.. History of Medicine.. Reference Books.. Reserve Books.. Journal Collections:.. Electronic Journals.. Print Journals.. Book and Journal Purchases Request Form.. Other Collections:.. Archives.. Bibliographic and Knowledge Databases.. Print Indexes.. Software Packages.. Library Catalogs:.. BLC Library Catalogs.. WorldCat.. The circulating books are located on the 13th floor of the library.. Included in these collections are approximately 20,000 textbooks on a variety of health care topics, dating from the 1960's to the present time.. All of these books can be checked out of the library for 28 days with an option to renew.. Students, faculty and staff of the Boston University, the Boston Medical Center, and members of the Boston Library Consortium are eligible to check out books from the library.. Click here for more information on the library's.. circulation services.. or to search the collections of the.. BU Libraries.. The library subscribes to over.. electronic books.. Available.. include.. AccessMedicine.. and.. STAT!-Ref.. , a collection of 30 current, clinical texts.. Electronic books can be accessed remotely via the Web, or searched from computers located on the 12th floor of the library and the 11th floor Learning Resources Center.. The History of Medicine collection is located on the 13th floor of the library.. This collection is comprised of older, historically relevant texts as well as current texts on the history of medicine and healthcare.. Many of the textbooks in the History of Medicine collection circulate outside the library.. These are designated as "Medical History" in the Library Catalog.. Those texts that are extremely fragile or valuable are part of the archival collection.. [See.. , above].. Reference books are housed on the 12th floor of the library.. They are identified by the "Medical Reference" designation in the Library Catalog.. The reference area  ...   the 12th floor of the library, where recent issues are stored in the back room.. Older issues of both current and discontinued print subscriptions are shelved on the 13th floor.. All journals are shelved alphabetically by title, and can be identified in the Library Catalog by doing a "title" search for the journal title.. They are identified by the "Medical Library Journal" designation in the Library Catalog.. Journal collections include professional, health-related titles only.. Journals do not normally circulate outside the library, although patrons can make special arrangements to take out journal volumes if they need to have slides made.. Included in the archival collection are rare, valuable or fragile historical texts; and memorabilia such as photographs, graduation records, school catalogs, department newsletters, annual reports, medical instrumentation, and other materials representative of the Boston University Medical Center's activities and achievements.. Archives are located in a secured area, and are available to the public by appointment only.. Contact A'Llyn Ettien at (617) 638-4236 or.. for more information about archival materials.. A timeline of the hospital and Boston University Medical Center is available.. here.. The library provides access to.. electronic databases.. Access to a variety of databases such as PubMed, BIOSIS, ERIC, PsycInfo, Web of Science, and many others is available to eligible users.. The Library provides access to a number of electronic newspapers, which can be accessed on the.. News Sources.. page.. The library owns a number of print indexes including.. Index Medicus.. and others.. Indexes are located on the 13th floor of the library.. , above, for information about electronic indexes.. ].. The.. provides access to many software programs including Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Word, and a variety of.. computer-assisted instruction software.. The lab also provides full Internet capabilities..

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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library: Frequently Asked Questions
    Descriptive info: Browse our FAQs by broad categories, the.. alphabetical index.. or the.. list of questions.. below:.. Broad Subject Categories.. ACS e-mail.. Help with Library Resources.. Books.. Accessing Library Resources from Outside the Library.. Hours, location, facts.. Interlibrary loan (ILL) photocopy.. Journals.. PubMed MEDLINE.. Electronic resources.. Workshops training.. Alphabetical Index.. A.. B.. C.. D.. E.. F.. G.. H.. I.. J.. K.. L.. M.. N.. O.. P.. Q.. R.. S.. T.. U.. V.. W.. X.. Y.. Z.. access to Library.. access to electronic resources outside the library.. ACS and E-Mail.. attachments, e-mail.. , see ACS and E-mail.. blocked records.. see.. fines.. book purchase requests.. books.. Boston Library Consortium.. bound journals.. catalog, library.. check-out books.. check-out journals.. computing classes.. computing lab.. Consortium, Boston Library.. copy cards.. , see photocopying.. early bird ACS e-mail accounts.. electronic resources.. electronic textbooks.. eligibility to use the Library.. e-mail, ACS.. e-mail, BMC.. equipment.. , in the LRC.. ethernet ports.. , see also.. overdue books.. hours.. Horde, electronic mail.. hardware.. in the LRC.. interlibrary loan.. Internet connections, see ethernet ports.. journal purchase requests.. journals.. laptop computing, see ethernet ports.. library catalog -- facts.. Library Consortium, Boston.. literature searching.. Loansome Doc.. document delivery service.. location.. lost items.. MEDLINE, PubMed.. missing items.. mobile access.. , see.. payment.. photocopy -- facts.. photocopy -- prices.. PIN.. -- for renewing books.. printers and print charges.. purchase requests for books and journals.. renew a book.. research process.. scanners.. shelving -- books.. shelving -- journals.. hardware, software equipment.. in the LRC.. software set-up and installation.. textbooks -- printed.. textbooks -- electronic.. tutorials.. unbound journals.. wireless.. computing and access to the BU campus network.. workshops training.. Hours, Location Facts.. What are the library hours.. ?.. Where is the library located.. Can I use the Medical Library if I'm not part of Boston University or the Boston Medical Center.. What forms of payment does the library accept.. How do I get a PIN number for renewing my own books.. What kinds of workshops or training sessions are offered by the library.. Beginning the Library Research Process.. I'm looking for information on.. XXXX.. topic.. Where do I begin.. Finding Books.. Do you own.. book.. Can I request that the Library purchase a specific book.. I can't find the book/journal that I need.. According to the Library Catalog, the item isn't checked out and should be on the shelves.. What can I do.. What can I do if the book I want is already checked out to another patron.. How can I renew a book.. What fines do you charge for overdue books? What about blocked records.. What are my options for getting a.. that isn't owned by the Medical Library.. Which electronic textbooks are available through the Alumni Medical Library.. Finding Journals.. journal.. Can I request that the Library purchase a specific journal.. Do you have a listing of all of your journals.. How where are your journals shelved.. How can I tell if a journal is unbound or bound.. Can I check out a journal from the library.. that is not owned by the Medical Library.. What is the Loansome Doc document delivery service? Who is eligible to use it.. Which electronic journals are available through the Alumni Medical Library.. ?.. Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Photocopy.. What is interlibrary loan and how does it work.. Who is eligible to use the library's interlibrary loan service.. I ordered a book/journal via interlibrary loan.. Can I have the item sent directly to me instead of having to pick it up at the library.. What is the price for making photocopies.. Where can I get my free Print/Copy Card.. Does the Library offer a Photocopy Service.. Electronic Resources and Access.. I can't seem to get into the.. ACP Medicine.. or.. STAT!-Ref.. electronic textbook collections? What is the problem.. What resources are available through mobile or PDA access.. What are the LRC hours.. How do I accessing library resources from outside the Library.. Does the Library have wireless networking and/or Internet connections or Ethernet ports for laptop computing.. Do you offer general computing classes.. Will the LRC set-up or install software (such as the VPN, memory chips, software programs, etc.. ) on my computer.. What computer-assisted instruction (CAI) software is available in the LRC.. What other software, hardware, or equipment is available in the LRC.. What are the charges for printing from the computers in the Library and LRC.. What are other common computer support issues.. Who is eligible for an ACS account.. How do I register for an ACS account.. How can I get or renew an ACS Early Bird Account.. Can I get into ACS e-mail from off-campus.. Configuring e-mail on my computer.. How can I set up client e-mail software on my computer to retrieve e-mail from the ACS server.. Can I forward all of my e-mail messages to another e-mail account.. How can I forward my e-mail after graduation.. Since many BMC employees are not eligible for ACS e-mail accounts, what are our e-mail options.. How can I get into my BMC e-mail account.. I'll be away from my e-mail for a while.. How can I set up an automatic reply so that people who send me messages will know that I'm away.. Don't see your e-mail question here.. ? Try this site:.. http://www.. bu.. edu/tech/comm/email/.. for comprehensive information about using e-mail at BU.. Have a question that isn't answered here.. What are the library hours?.. Where is the library located?.. Can I use the Medical Library if I'm not part of Boston University or the Boston Medical Center?.. Individuals who are part of the.. Boston Library Consortium (BLC).. are eligible to use the Medical Library's in-house collections or check out books if they present a valid Boston Library Consortium card and photo I.. D.. BLC members must obtain a BLC card at their home library.. Contact a Reference Librarian at.. or (617) 638-4228 for detailed information on eligibility for BLC services.. What forms of payment does the library accept?.. Payment options include:.. Check.. Print/Copy Cards.. Boston University requisition orders.. BMC Harrison Ave.. campus or East Newton St.. campus departmental account numbers accompanied by a purchase order, or grant numbers accompanied by a purchase order.. Cash and Credit Cards are NOT accepted.. How do I get a PIN number for renewing materials on Library Catalog?.. PIN numbers are used for the self-renewal of books on the Library Catalog.. To get a PIN number, come to the Medical Library Circulation Desk.. Be sure to bring your valid BU or BMC I.. card.. What kinds of workshops or training sessions are offered by the library?.. The Library offers a variety of training sessions on Library Resources each semester.. To set up a workshop or a one-on-one training session contact The Reference Desk at (617) 638-4228 or.. refquest@medlib.. Use this link to view the Alumni Medical Library's.. Boston University Office of Information Technology also offers several.. relating to their computing services.. I'm looking for information on a specific topic.. Where do I begin?.. There are many resources which could provide useful information on any topic.. But we usually recommend that you start with two basic sources -- books or journal literature.. To find books on your topic, do a.. subject search.. in the.. Library Catalog.. to identify books which are located at BU libraries.. To locate journal literature,.. is usually the first database of biomedical journal literature that we recommend using.. Talk with a Reference Librarian at.. or (617) 638-4228 before beginning your research.. He or she will recommend resources and provide guidance and assistance in using these resources effectively.. How do I check if BU owns a specific book?.. Use the.. , to determine whether a specific book is owned by the Alumni Medical Library.. In the Library Catalog, search for the book's title, author, or subject.. The bibliographic record will indicate which BU library owns the book, and whether it is checked out or available on the shelves.. Look for "Medical" on the book record to identify books that are owned by the Alumni Medical Library.. Will the Library purchase a particular book or journal?.. Make a book or journal purchase recommendation at.. http://medlib.. edu/forms/bookjournalrequest.. cfm.. BUMC students, faculty and staff are invited to submit book and journal purchase requests.. Book and journal subscription purchases are made based on several criteria including: an evaluation of the requested material's subject scope, indexing, and cost; library collection development policies; Interlibrary Loan data; analysis of the overall collection; and the availability of funds.. Book requests are reviewed on a weekly basis and may be submitted at any time.. Journal requests are reviewed annually and should be submitted prior to July 1 to be considered for the next calendar year subscription.. For additional information about purchase requests, please contact a reference librarian at.. or (617) 638-4228.. What can I do?.. If you can't find an item on the shelves, come to the Circulation Desk and let us know.. We can check to be sure the item isn't misshelved, at the bindery, etc.. Also be sure to fill-out a purple "Missing Item Slip" so that we can search for the missing material, update the Library Catalog record, and replace the missing item if necessary.. When you fill-out a "Missing Item Slip" library staff begin searching for the material.. If it isn't found within one week, we'll do a free interlibrary loan for you.. Use this link for information on other.. Library Catalogs.. that can be used to locate books.. What can I do if the book I want is already checked out to another patron?.. Contact the Circulation Desk at (617) 638-4244 and ask to have the book placed on "hold".. When it is returned, library staff will contact you, and you can then check out the book.. The book that I have checked out is due back soon.. Is there any way I can keep it longer? How can I renew a book?.. You may renew a book for an additional 28 days as long as another patron has not put a "hold" on the item.. (Each book can be renewed one time.. ).. To renew a book:.. Books can be renewed online at.. edu/bookrenewal.. Or, if you have a BU Pin number, you can  ...   directly to their patrons.. When you request a.. via interlibrary loan, the book is actually loaned to the Medical Library, and we in-turn lend it to you.. Therefore, you must come to the Medical Library to pick up the book.. If you request a.. journal article.. through interlibrary loan, the article is also mailed to the Medical Library on your behalf.. If you are paying with your Copy Card or Check, you'll need to come to the library to pick-up and pay for the article.. If you're paying with an account or grant number, you can give us your address and we'll mail the article to you when it arrives.. Articles can also be faxed or e-mailed to you if you are providing a billing account number.. For more information, contact Joseph Harzbecker at (617) 638-4205 or.. What is the price for making photocopies?.. Six photocopy machines are available in the BUMC Library (two each on the 11th, 12th and 13th floors) for patron use during all regular library hours.. Print/Copy cards can be used in the photocopy machines.. Photocopy machines do not accept cash.. The self-serve Card Dispenser is located next to the Circulation Desk.. Initially, a copy card costs $1, which includes the cost of the card plus 5 pages.. Thereafter, the cards can be encoded with additional amounts at $.. 12 per copy.. The Card Dispenser accepts bills only and does not give change.. Receipts are issued for card purchases.. Where can I get my free Print/Copy Card?.. BUSM, BUGMS, BUSDM and BUSPH students are eligible to receive 100 free pages (equivalent of 200 images if you use double-sided printing) during EACH of the following two time periods:.. January 1 June 30, and.. July 1 December 31.. The 100 free pages can be picked up on any date during each of the two periods.. Students must show a valid Boston University ID in order to receive their copies/prints.. Copy cards may be picked up at the Library Circulation Desk, Monday-Thursday 8:00am-6:00pm and 7:15pm-11:30pm, Friday 8am-7pm and 8:15pm-9:30pm.. Print/Copy cards purchased and encoded in the Alumni Medical Library.. cannot.. be used in any other BU library.. Copy cards purchased at other libraries.. be used at the Alumni Medical Library.. We can.. replace lost cards.. Make sure to write your email address on the back of your card.. Free Medical Library Print/Copy Card Distribution to BMC Residents.. BMC Residents are eligible to receive a free Print/Copy card through the BMC CIR office.. To request your card, contact the CIR Office at 617-414-5301.. Does the Library offer a Photocopy Service?.. A photocopy service is also available at the BUMC Library.. Library staff will photocopy journal articles located in the library's collection for BUMC students, faculty and staff, at $6 per article.. Copies are usually ready within 2 - 5 days.. Payment options include personal checks or value deducted from Print/Copy card at the Circulation Desk.. No credit cards are accepted.. Boston University students, faculty and staff who wish to bill photocopies to their departments must present a departmental requisition order.. Boston Medical Center students, faculty and staff who wish to bill photocopies to their departments must provide a purchase order and departmental billing number.. Rush requests for in-house journal articles and book chapters cost an additional $10.. 00 per item and take 24 - 48 hours to fill.. Photocopy request forms are available at the Circulation Desk or on the Web at http://medlib.. One photocopy request form must be submitted with each item requested.. All photocopy requests must conform to the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, US Code.. ).. I can't get into the.. electronic textbook collections.. What is the problem?.. If you are locked-out of.. , there are two possible reasons.. First, you could be locked out simply because the programs have reach maximum capacity of simultaneous users.. is limited to 9 simultaneous users, while.. is restricted to 15 simultaneous users.. If you are attempting to login to either electronic textbook during times of heaviest usage, you may have to wait and try again in a few minutes.. The second reason you could be locked out of.. is because the systems may not recognize your computer as being a valid part of the Boston University Medical Center network.. Because of licensing agreements with the software producers, access to these electronic textbooks is restricted to the following IP addresses (an.. nternet.. rotocol address identifies your machine's location on the Internet):.. Boston University Medical Campus and Charles River Campus IP addresses.. Boston Medical Center IP addresses.. Any BUMC or BMC user's IP recognized by BU's EZ Proxy server.. You must have a valid BU login name and Kerberos password to access the Library's electronic resources.. Faculty, staff and students of the Boston University Medical Center can use.. via the Web from computers located anywhere on the Boston University Medical Center campus or from home and other remote locations by connecting to resources using your BU username and Kerberos Password.. What are the LRC hours?.. Does the Library have wireless networking and/or Internet connections or Ethernet ports for laptop computing?.. The library has six Ethernet ports/Internet connections for laptop computing.. The Ethernet ports are located in the Reference area, in study carrels.. Wireless network is also available in the Library.. Do you offer general computing classes?.. The Medical Library does not offer general computing classes (word processing, spreadsheets, etc.. The Office of Information Technology on the Charles River campus offers general applications training.. Click here for IS&T's.. training schedule.. Online training for Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, Powerpoint & Word), graphic design and web publishing software is available through.. Element K.. Who is eligible for ACS accounts?.. Faculty, staff and students of the Boston University Schools of Medicine, Dental Medicine and Public Health are eligible to apply for ACS accounts.. more information about ACS.. or to.. apply for an account.. Faculty and staff of the Boston Medical Center Harrison Avenue and East Newton Street campuses are usually eligible for a BU Username and Kerberos password.. BMC faculty and staff can use their BU login and Kerberos passwords to access Library resources such as electronic textbooks and journals, or bibliographic databases.. Click.. for detailed instructions for BMC faculty and staff who want to apply for BU username and Kerberos passwords.. If you are unsure of your eligibility for an ACS account or Kerberos password, contact one of the following individuals:.. Jason Yee (617) 638-4279 or.. Bernardo Iglesias (617) 638-5433 or.. How do I register for an ACS account?.. Apply for an ACS e-mail account directly over the Web at.. edu/tech/accounts/email/.. Following the prompts on the screen, enter your last name and Boston University identification number or BMC identification number.. The system will prompt you to choose a login name and a Kerberos password -- be sure to read the instructions very carefully.. After you've completed this step, BU students, faculty and staff must come to the LRC computing lab (11th floor of the library) to sign the.. ACS Account Application.. form.. Submit the ACS application form to any staff person in the LRC computer lab.. The application is only required when no one is available to approve your account at the time you arrive.. You must also show your valid BU identification card to LRC staff person.. To check whether your account has been activated, attempt to login with your login name password after 6:30 PM on the day that you present your ID at the LRC.. If you are initially unsuccessful, try again in a few days.. Please note that you will not be informed when your ACS account is activated -- you must check yourself by attempting to login to the system.. For more information on your ACS email account, please visit:.. Can I access my ACS e-mail from off-campus?.. ACS e-mail can be accessed via the Web using Horde:.. Web Access to Horde:.. edu/webmail/.. For more information on using computing resources off-campus visit:.. edu/tech/accounts/remote/away/.. Configuring e-mail on my computer: How can I set up client e-mail software on my computer to retrieve e-mail from the ACS server?.. Go to this site:.. edu/pcsc/email/configure/.. for details on configuring your computers to receive e-mail from your BU account.. Scroll down to ".. Configuring Your E-mail Program.. " for details about configuring for Netscape, Outlook Express, Outlook, Entourage, or others.. Use the instructions at.. edu/tech/comm/email/email-forwarding/from-acs/.. to forward your BU e-mail to another e-mail system.. Since BMC employees are not eligible for ACS e-mail accounts, what are our e-mail options?.. Boston University offers ACS e-mail accounts to faculty, staff and students of Boston University only.. Boston Medical Center affiliates are.. not.. usually eligible for ACS accounts.. However, if your position requires you to directly interface with BU or access BU resources, you may be eligible.. Please contact Ron Tate at.. rtate@bu.. for more information.. You can subscribe to BMC Netscape e-mail, which is sponsored by the BMC Information Services Department.. To register for a BMC Netscape e-mail account, contact the Information Services help desk at 617-638-7953 or 617-414-7953.. To use your BMC Netscape e-mail account, go to the following URL:.. http://mail.. bmc.. org.. How can I set up an automatic reply so that people who send me messages will know that I'm away?.. Go to.. edu/pcsc/email/.. for detailed instructions on setting up "vacation" responses.. After you have returned from vacation, be sure to turn-off the automatic message:.. What resources are available through mobile or PDA access?.. When you visit the Alumni Medical Library website with a PDA, you will be directed to the.. BUMC Mobile Library.. The mobile website provides access to the Library's electronic collections through a simplified non-graphical interface.. Use your handheld device to:.. Browse subject guides to electronic resources.. Search e-journal, e-book and database collections.. Find information on Library departments staff.. Search select content from the Library website.. Find free clinical software for your handheld.. For questions or feedback contact Ron Tate at (617) 638-4576 or.. Have a question that isn't answered here?.. Contact a Reference Librarian at (617) 638-4228 or.. for additional information.. You can also contact the Circulation Desk at (617) 638-4244, or the Library's Administrative Office at (617) 638-4230 for additional information about library facts and services..

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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library: Services
    Descriptive info: The Alumni Medical Library serves the students, faculty and staff of the Boston University schools of Medicine, Dental Medicine, Public Health, and the Boston Medical Center.. Students, faculty and staff of the Boston University Charles River campus are eligible for most services.. Members of the Boston Library Consortium (BLC) are also welcome to use the Medical Library and are eligible for most library services with a valid BLC Card.. About.. Request Articles or Books.. Other Document Delivery  ...   and Software.. LRC - Learning Resource Center.. Wireless Printing.. Harvard's Countway Library.. BU Students, Faculty and Staff.. BMC Faculty and Staff.. Alumni.. Book and Journal Purchase Request.. Printing.. Request Research Assistance.. Research Resources.. Teaching Support for Faculty.. Reference Librarians.. Fee-Based Services.. BU/BUMC Services.. The Links.. BUMC Services Index.. For more information on access, resources and services, contact a reference librarian at (617) 638-4228 or.. You can also consult the Library's Frequently Asked Questions Page at.. medlib.. edu/facts/FAQ..

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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library: Interlibrary Loan Request Form
    Descriptive info: Interlibrary Loan Photocopy Request Form.. Interlibrary loan (ILL) and photocopy requests are available to faculty, staff and students of the Schools of Medicine, Dental Medicine, Public Health and the Boston Medical Center.. Requests normally take 5-10 work days to fill (Monday-Friday), book orders may take longer.. Rush requests are available Monday through Friday only.. For additional information on fees and policies, please see.. this page.. or contact the ILL Department at.. or (617) 638-4270.. Users are reminded that they are responsible for payment of any.. unclaimed, damaged, or lost materials.. Date:.. Name:.. [Required].. E-Mail Address:.. Telephone Number:.. (.. ).. Building Room No.. :.. (e.. g.. L501).. School/Department:.. Payment and Delivery:.. Please note that we.. do not accept cash.. Payment can either be made by department billing account, check, or copy card.. Copy cards can be obtained in the library.. Dept.. Billing Account:.. (BU affiliates can use a department billing number, BMC affiliates can use a Purchase  ...   Maximum fee you are willing to pay?.. (Minimum fee is $6).. Journal Title:.. Book Title:.. Author(s):.. Volume:.. Issue:.. Pages:.. Year:.. Article or Chapter Title:.. Book Publisher.. Unique Identifier (UI#):.. Additional Notes:.. Warning Concerning Copyright Restrictions.. The Copyright Law of the United States (.. Title 17, United States Code.. ) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.. Under certain conditions specified in the Law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction.. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship or research.. " If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy in excess of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement.. This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgement, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of Copyright Law..

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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library: Book Renewal Request Form
    Descriptive info: Book Renewal Request Form.. Books in the Alumni Medical Library's Collection:.. Books in the regular collection are circulated for 28 days with an option to renew.. Each book may be renewed up to two times.. unless.. another patron has placed a hold on the item.. When a book is renewed, its due date is 28 days from the day of the renewal.. Book renewals must be requested within one week of the book's due date.. Boston University's online library catalog system does not allow for books to be renewed.. prior to.. one week before their due date.. Materials can be returned to any of the Boston University libraries.. Patrons are responsible for theft, loss, or damage to items checked-out to them.. To renew a book that is currently checked out to you, complete the information below, and click on the.. send request.. button on the bottom of the screen.. Contact the Medical  ...   All of the items below must be completed in order for your request to be processed.. Boston University Terrier Card ID or Boston Medical Center ID:.. Campus Address or Campus Mail Box Number:.. Local Mailing Address.. House/Apartment Number and Street Name:.. City/Town, and State.. (Please include your street, city zip code):.. Zip Code:.. Area code Telephone Number:.. BUMC School or BMC Affiliation:.. Department:.. Book Information.. 1st Book to Renew.. Author:.. Barcode Number.. (located on the inside, back cover of the book).. Shelving Call Number.. (located on the spine of the book).. Date Book Was Originally Checked-out:.. Book renewals must be requested within.. one week.. of the book's due date.. Boston University's online library catalog system does not allow for books to be renewed prior to one week before their due date.. 2nd Book to Renew.. 3rd Book to Renew.. Comments or Questions?.. The item(s) will be due 28 days from today's date..

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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library: Photocopy Services and Printing
    Descriptive info: Print/Copy Cards, Printing, Scanning, and Photocopying.. Free Medical Library Print/Copy Card Distribution to BUMC Students.. Copies/prints may be picked up at the Library Circulation Desk.. Purchasing Print/Copy Cards.. Cards are used for both printers and photocopiers and can be purchased at the self-serve Card Dispenser.. The self-serve Card Dispenser is located next to the Circulation desk.. Departments may purchase Print/Copy cards using Boston University requisition orders, or Boston Medical Center grant or account numbers submitted with a.. purchase requisition.. , by contacting Ana Caballero, Administrative Secretary, L-12, by email.. or by telephone at (617) 638-4230.. For help with purchase requisition orders, please email.. proolr@bu.. or call (617)358-3234.. Print/Copy cards are your responsibility.. Identify your card by writing your name, e-mail address or telephone number on the card.. Refunds are not given for unused pages or for lost or stolen cards, and free pages not picked-up by students do not rollover from one distribution period to the next.. Photocopy Machines.. Scanners.. Scanners located next to the photocopiers on the 11th, 12th, and 13th floors of the library enable you to scan and send documents to library printers, an  ...   Medical Campus FedEx Office at the BUMC contracted pricing rate of $.. 03 cents per image ($.. 06 per double-sided printed page) via.. https://docstore.. fedex.. com/bu.. , available as a desktop link from BUMC Library computers.. You can then pick-up your documents at the FedEx Office Center location in the Talbot Building near Albany St.. and adjacent to the Bank of America ATM.. If you print at the FedEx Kinko's Copy Center, you cannot use your BU Print/Copy Card for payment.. Additional information about FedEx Kinko's on the Medical Campus is available at.. bumc.. edu/bumc-emc/fedex-kinkos/.. Additional Photocopy Services.. Photocopy request forms are available at the Circulation Desk or on the Web at.. BU Main Campus MyPrint.. Log into MyPrint, then MyJobs.. In the upper right hand corner determine your allowable copies.. Each page beyond the generous limit is.. 08 cents each.. Copies can be picked up at the Mugar Library.. Additional information about MyPrint on the Main Campus is available at.. edu/phpbin/myprint/help/about.. shtml.. For additional information about photocopying and printing, contact a Reference Librarian at (617) 638-4228 or.. , or contact the Circulation Desk at (617) 638-4244..

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  • Title: Alumni Medical Library: Interlibrary Loan Service
    Descriptive info: Interlibrary Loan Service.. If you need additional information about Interlibrary Loan Services, contact Konstantin Starikov, Head of Circulation & Interlibrary Loan Services, at.. or (617) 638-4224.. Interlibrary Loan Request Form.. Boston Library Consortium, Other Catalogs.. Document Delivery Suppliers.. Loansome Doc Program.. Journal articles, books book chapters, and other materials not held at the Alumni Medical Library are available through interlibrary loan (ILL).. Interlibrary loans cost $6 for each item ordered and usually take 5 - 10 working days to arrive.. BUMC alumni can place requests through the library for a $9 fee.. Rush and fax fees vary but typically cost $16 ($19 for alumni), each depending on charges from the lending library.. Rush requests are available Monday through Friday only and usually take 24 - 48 hours to arrive.. Payment options for ILLs include print/copy cards, check, departmental account numbers or grant numbers.. Please note that we do.. NOT.. accept credit  ...   schools of Medicine, Dental Medicine, Public Health, and the Boston Medical Center only.. Affiliates of the Boston University Charles River Campus can request interlibrary loans through.. Mugar Library.. Another option for finding materials not owned by the Alumni Medical Library is to take advantage of Boston University's membership in the.. Membership in the BLC entitles you to use many of the collections of other Boston Library Consortium libraries, including those at Tufts University, Northeastern University, University of Massachusetts and many others.. [Note: Harvard University Countway Medical Library is NOT a member of the BLC, however, you can visit the Countway Library as a BU student, faculty or staff.. For more information, visit.. edu/facts/harvardcountway.. ] Be sure to get your BLC Card at the Reference Desk before going to other BLC libraries.. Click here for links to.. BLC members online catalogs.. For more information on interlibrary loan, contact the library ILL Department at..

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