Galter Health Sciences Library

The Galter Health Sciences Library provides dedicated support for the research, education, and patient care missions of the Feinberg School of Medicine and the McGaw Medical Center. Housed in a comfortable and welcoming environment, the library offers study space and conference rooms to facilitate individual and team-based studies. The computers in the learning resources center were recently upgraded with a state-of-the-art research computing cluster consisting of 6 high-powered research machines loaded with specialized analytical, statistical, and visualization software. 24-hour access to the vast collection of online medical resources including e-journals, e-books, and hundreds of databases is available through the library’s website. Other library services include curriculum integration and support; EndNote and publication support; document delivery to users’ desktops; and wireless access throughout the library.

Kristi Holmes, PhD

"Our partnership with the NUCATS Institute, provides Galter Library with the diverse expertise to work on the enhanced literature and systematic review support for investigators; robust support for compliance of public access policies; an impact and evaluation service focused on bibliometrics, visualizations, and research impact; centralization and provision of licensed bioinformatics and biostatistics software and information resources; and commitment to digital innovation and the dissemination of research findings."
Kristi Holmes, PhD
Associate Professor in Preventive Medicine-Health and Biomedical Informatics
Director, Galter Health Sciences Library

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The leadership and governance structure of Galter Library

Resources and Services

Detail on the resources and services offered by Galter’s librarians and informationists.


The latest news and initiatives at the Galter Health Sciences Library.