Woodruff Health Sciences Center 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
  • 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 5th Floor Medical Office Tower, EIMS
  • 24/7 card access available to students on rotations with activated ID card
  • To have your ID programmed, take your schedule to 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

To 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, Performa Literature Search, or Analyze Data

  • Clinical Decision Support – Access Medicine, Clinical Key, Cochrane Library, DynaMed, Epocrates
  • Databases - PubMed, EMBASE, CINAHL, Web of Science, Scopus
  • eJournals - Searchable A-Z List of Emory’s Electronic Journals
  • 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 there is no full-text, click the discoverE -GO- button to check for print availability
  • If there is no full-text or print available, click the ILLiad -GO- button to request the article

To Make Online Requests, Go to the Library’s Services page

  • 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: 7/21/2017