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This page will provide information on hours, access, and contact information for library staff.
Last Updated: Sep 29, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates
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Janie Kaplan
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Telephone: 914.666.1259
Fax: 914.666.1940
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Reference Books ONLINE on the Library Portal

Looking for some of these books? They are now ONLINE through the LIbrary Portal:

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

Quick Reference to Pediatric Care

AAFP Conditions A-Z

APLS: The Pediatric Emergency Medicine Resource-

Gorlin's Syndromes of the Head and Neck-

Tarascon Pocket Orthopaedica-

The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy-

ICD-9-CM- volumes 1 & 2 & 3


And more......

Access to the Library's online resources

To access the Library's online resources  you must login in with your Athens login and password and go to TDNet Electronic Mananger in the List of Resources. If you need a Athens login and password, please email

As of March 2014, The New England Journal of Medicine is available ONLINE ONLY through the Library Portal; we no longer receive the print version.


New E-Book Service

In June, as part of the hospital libraries section of the New York Metropolitan Library Council, a new e-book service was added to the collection of resources.

With this service, we now offer 5 new E-books in the practice area of medicine from Rittenhouse's R2 Digital Service.

  • Code of Medical Ethics from the AMA: Current Opinions with annotations, 201
  • The Harriet Lane Handbook


  • The Washington Manual of Critical Care,


  • Palliative Care


  • Netter's Atlas of Human Anatomy

Use your new Athens library login and password to access these titles electronically-just search under books on the Library's TDNet Portal Page link below..



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Library Hours

Weekly Schedule:

Monday & Tuesday,  9:30-5:30pm

Wednesday  OR Thursday -9:30-5:00 (by email only)

Please call , email, or check hours posted at Library door  since there could be a variation in the schedule.

Email is always the best way to reach the Librarian at all times.


Library Services

The Library offers access to clinical and general health information.

There are two public workstations available for use within the library.

Services can be requested either through email, phone, or in-person.

  • Personalized literature searches 
  • Document Delivery: the librarian will borrow for you from a network of medical libraries throughout the US and Canada
  • Lonesome Doc: Are you working outside of the hospital? Reading and researching from home? Register for a lonesome doc account to email requests directly to your NWH library; the librarian retrieves these requests & will send them back to you
  • LibGuides: a new service which will provide specific web links and bibliographic resources in subject areas




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