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Access and use of electronic resources made available by the Becker Medical Library are governed by license agreements between the School of Medicine and publishers or third parties. Several of the electronic resources carry some restriction on their use. Access may be restricted by user location, number of concurrent users, and/or password.

In short, most people experience access limitations based on the network to which their computer is connected. Below is a quick breakdown of what can be accessed from various networks.

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American Academy of Pediatrics Journals
Applied Clinical Informatics
Harriet Lane Handbook
Red Book Online
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53rd Historia Medica lecture: Frankenstein, the Vital Force, and Electricity

Paola Bertucci, DPhil, Associate Professor of History and the History of Medicine at Yale University and Stanley Finger, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Psychological and Brain Sciences of Washington University will jointly give the 53rd Historia Medica lecture on Thursday, October 6, 2016. 

Banned Books Week: Thomas Browne

September 25 – October 1 is Banned Books week.

New Glaser Gallery Exhibit - A Legacy of Achievement

The Becker Library is very pleased to announce a new exhibit A Legacy of Achievement: Washington University School of Dental Medicine is now open in the newly renovated Glaser Gallery on the 7th floor of the library.  

A Touch of Medical Humor

This work is disrespectfully dedicated to those who feel that a knowledge of the Human Body, sufficient for the needs of the future Medical Practitioner, can be adequately obtained without post
Men at the Bar of Cicardi's Resturant, 1914. Missouri History Museum collection.

Too Many Cooks Spoil the Broth: Applicants for the Position of Barnes Hospital Chef

In the months leading up to Barnes Hospital’s opening, L.C. Smith, the hospital superintendent, was kept busy fielding letters from job seekers. People throughout the region had heard of the “great institution” that had been built on Kingshighway, and knew that the large, new hospital would soon be in need of housekeepers, laundry workers, stenographers, and orderlies to keep it running. Amidst the pile of applications, the letters of two men offering their credentials for the position of hospital chef stand out from the others.
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Share what inspires you at the WU Medical Center with The Next Century Photovoice Project!

Washington University’s Becker Medical Library, with the support of its partners, Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital, is proud to announce The Next Century Photovoice Project.
VC410 Aphrodite Jannopoulo Hofsommer, [WUSM student photo, ca. 1923]

On Dr. Aphrodite Jannopoulo Hofsommer: A letter from RJ Glaser to Marion Hunt, February 12, 1991

Lucille P. Markey Charitable Trust Miami, Florida Executive Office: Suite405, 3250 Mary Street, Miami. Florida 33133 (305)445-5612   525 Middlefield Road, Suite 130  Menlo Park. California 94025 (415)323-6700 Robert J. Glaser. M.D. Trustee...