Clinical Rounding

Clinical librarians from Becker Library can accompany you on rounds at Barnes-Jewish Hospital.  Rounding librarians add a valuable academic dimension to your multidisciplinary team and support evidence-based, patient-centered care at the point of decision-making, including:

  • Teaching rounds
  • Inpatient rounds
  • Morning report
  • Journal clubs

Librarians are trained information specialists who can help you:

  • Determine where and how to efficiently and effectively find the information you need
  • Provide assistance using mobile apps
  • Set up customized alerts on topics of interest

To learn more about adding a librarian to your rounding team, please contact Debbie Thomas at 314-362-9729 or

Becker librarians have also set up a Clinical Portal online where you can explore a variety of resources available to help meet your clinical needs.