Health Science Library Office Hours for the School of Medicine

School of Medicine librarian Lara Handler is available online Wednesday from 12 - 1 p.m. and by appointment.

Online sessions: Wednesdays 12 - 1 p.m., and by appointment

All online sessions

12pm - 12:15pm: Quick topical overviews
12:15pm - 1pm: drop in help

Overview topics by week:
9/9 - Keeping Current: How to have Journals' Table of Contents Delivered to You
9/16 - Poster design resources at the library
9/23 - Resources for students on rotation and off-campus
9/30 - Journal Impact Factors from the ISI Journal Citation Reports
10/7 - No office hours - email me for help!
10/14 - EndNote Basics
10/21 - Intro to Evidence-based Medicine resources
10/28 - Open session [topic TBD based on requests or new resources]
11/4 - Keeping current: RSS feeds for medical topics
11/11 - RefWorks Basics
11/18 - New Database: EMBASE
11/25 - No office hours - email me for help!
12/2 - Point of care tools: FIRSTConsult, eMedicine, etc.
12/9 - Overview of drug reference
12/16 - Consumer and patient health

Remember that you can always schedule an appointment with a librarian or ask a question at any time - we're available via email, phone, instant messenger chat, or in person. Contact us via

Lara Handler can be reached at