WHSC Library

The Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library (WHSC Library) offers abroad range of services and resources that support medical education, biomedical research and clinical care.  Comprehensive print and electronic collections of books and journals are accessible via web services and discoverE, the University online library catalog.  All major works can be found in permanent and course reserves, housed at the Information Desk.  Library services include assistance with information and knowledge management, project management, use of multiple information sources for problem solving, biomedical imaging, and access to data sets.

Main Branch

1462 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322 


  • Monday thru Thursday: 8:00 AM - Midnight (Summer Hours until 10:00 PM)
  • Friday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • (Starting Fall Semester 2018, the library will open Monday – Friday at 7:30AM)
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Sunday: 12:00 PM - Midnight (Summer Hours until 10:00 PM)

Contact Information

Emory University Hospital Branch Library

1364 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322
Emory University Hospital, Room H-140

  • 24/7 card access available to students on rotations with activated ID card
  • To have your ID programmed, take your schedule to Public Safety, room HB43

Contact Information

  • EUH Branch Clinical Informationist: 404-727-3094

Emory University Hospital Midtown Branch Library

550 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30308
Davis-Fischer Building, 1st Floor, Room 1312

  • 24/7 card access available to students on rotations with activated ID card
  • To have your ID programmed, take your schedule to Security Services, Orr Building

Contact Information

  • EUH Midtown Branch Clinical Informationist: 404-686-1978

Grady Branch Library

69 Jesse Hill, Jr. Drive, Atlanta, GA 30303

  • Hours: Monday thru Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Contact Information

  • Grady Branch Desk: 404-251-8777

Access Resources and Services

Always start at Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library

  • Identify yourself with your network ID and password when prompted

To Research Questions & Topics, Perform a Literature Search, or Analyze Data

  • Clinical Decision Support – Access Medicine, Clinical Key, Cochrane Library, DynaMed
  • Databases – PubMed, EMBASE, CINAHL, Web of Science, Scopus
  • BrowZine – Desktop program and app that customizes access to Emory’s ejournals
  • eJournals – Searchable A-Z List of Emory’s ejournals
  • eBooks – Access Medicine, Access Emergency Medicine, Access Surgery, Clinical Key,
  • eTools – EndNote, Lasergene, SPSS

To Obtain Journal Articles from Database Search Results

  • Click on the Find It@Emory button to view full-text availability and other options
  • If full-text or print unavailable, click on “Request via ILLiad”

To Make Online Requests

  • Go to the Library’s Services Section
  • Get an article delivered from another institution if not available at Emory (Interlibrary Loan)
  • Schedule a consultation (Ask a librarian)
  • Have an Informationist complete a literature search for you (Ask a Librarian)

Last modified: 7/26/2018