Library News Online

National Guideline Clearinghouse will be terminated in July 2018

Effective July 16, 2018, the National Guideline Clearinghouse,, will no longer be available due to lack of federal funding. As an alternative, guidelines (or practice guidelines) can be found through various Eskind Biomedical Library resources such as PubMed, CINAHL, Clinical Key, Clinical Key for Nursing, and the Trip Database. Other evidence-based best practices content… Keep Reading

New Databases!

We have new databases! These new and/or improved databases are available in the Databases A-Z list. New databases: 17th and 18th Century Nichols Newspapers Collection London newspapers and pamphlets gathered by antiquarian and printer John Nichols. This collection, sourced from the Bodleian Library, complements the titles and issues found in the 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection… Keep Reading

Access Medicine Visit and Demo

A representative from Access Medicine will be at the Eskind Biomedical Library on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM. Boxed lunches will be provided. The Lunch & Learn session will be held in the library’s training room. Please send your RSVP and other questions to

PubMed Tutorial

A new tutorial on searching PubMed from a Social Sciences perspective is now available.  This tutorial is useful for any interdisciplinary researchers who are looking at the field of health and medicine through their disciplinary lens, but may not be familiar with searching PubMed.  See the tutorial now. The tutorial is available on the library’s… Keep Reading

Freedom Riders in the South, 1961

  View a collection of documents detailing the activities of the Freedom Riders, an interracial group who rode buses in May 1961 from Washington, DC, bound for New Orleans to protest segregation in the southern United States. Learn more.  (Off-campus access requires logging in.)

Alumni Access to Law Databases

When on campus, alumni may access most of the library’s electronic resources available through Vanderbilt libraries. We are also able to offer remote, off-campus, access to a select group of specially licensed alumni databases . To gain remote access, alumni will need a VUNet ID. If you do not already have a VUNet ID, request… Keep Reading