Welcome to the Doylestown Hospital Medical Library
HOURS FOR VISITORS AND PATIENTS
Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm. Hours are subject to change.
Members of the public are welcome, but must make an appointment with the librarian before visiting to ensure access and assistance with research.
Individual or group study by visitors is not permitted. See "Consumer Health Links" below for access to recommended healthcare Web sites.
Medical Library 215-345-2310
The Medical Library is located in the North Wing, first floor of the hospital, next to the Community Relations Department.
*Consumer health books, newsletters and journals
*Online access to reliable health websites
*Librarian to assist with searching for information on any health or wellness topic
*Quiet sitting area to read newspapers and books
The Library does not give medical advice or interpret medical information.
We view the information provided as a starting point in communicating
with your health professional for your health needs.
Manager of Library Services
CONSUMER HEALTH LINKS
MayoClinic.com Provided by the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. The medical information offered here is diseases & conditions, drug information, first-aid & self-care and answers to questions from readers, written by the Mayo doctors.
Kidshealth.org Provides families with accurate and up-to-date health information. The web site has separate areas for kids, teens, and parents each with its own design, age-appropriate content, and tone.
National Library of Medicine PubMed
The National Library of Medicine_PubMed provides MEDLINE citations to millions of research journal articles.
MedlinePlus Provides authoritative health information from the National Institutes of Health and the National Library of Medicine on diseases and conditions. Also available are a medical encyclopedia and dictionaries, information on prescription and non-prescription drugs, as well as clinical trials. Information is also available in Spanish.
MEDICAL STAFF AND DOYLESTOWN HOSPITAL ASSOCIATES
Visit the Medical Library Intrant page for access to all of the library resources and services.
Medical Staff and all Associates can now access library resources from home. Request username and password from the librarian. firstname.lastname@example.org
This page last updated on 06/24/11