Welcome to the Louis Stokes Health Sciences Library's (LSHSL) Guide to Resources for Residents of the College of Medicine and Howard University Hospital. The purpose of this guide is to help you navigate through the many resources available to you through the LSHSL system and freely available online.
If you have any suggestions, questions, or concerns, please feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org; 202-884-1505.
NEJM, JAMA, Lancet
Quick Journal Search
Looking for a particular journal? Try a quick search of the title here. Another window will open to show what Howard has in its ejournal collection.
Always use your professional email (howard.edu OR huhosp.org) when signing up for any resource to avoid problems with Interlibrary Loan and access to textbooks.
NEW PROXY SERVER for REMOTE ACCESS
Please note: When you click on any subscription resource outside of the Howard network=in the hospital or at home, you will see the screen above.
On the proxy page---use only your 6-digits, HUH IDs 1) Your last name 2) Your 6 digit ID card # and 3) Select your Institution--Howard
Howard ID card users: If the front of your Howard ID Card has 8-digits--then use those 8 digits to sign in to the new proxy server. If your Howard ID card has 6 or 7 digits, you will need to add a zero or two to the front of your Howard ID card, for instance, 0XXXXXX=7digits, to make 8-digits=00XXXXXX.
Circulation Desk: 202.884.1520 - for login problems
The JAMA Network Reader
Click on the Screenshot, click on Open it Now, put in your email, and add the information they ask you for---easy, like, Specialty & USA, make sure you check off "send more information" unless you want to receive emails and then you are on---for any of your devices. It's FREE for a limited time ONLY!!!!