Medical Center Library

 HOURS for May 17, 2021:  8:00am - 8:00pm


MCL 1st Floor Reopens May 15, 2021  New!  


Spring 2021 MCL Research Workshop Series  New!  


Request a Literature Search  New!  


LibKey PubMed: One Click Access to Articles


Legal Use of UK Libraries' Electronic Resources  

  

BROWZINE!  Get Tables of Contents for New Journal Issues 


   

See News & Events for other Medical Center Library news.



Literature Search


                     PubMedClinical KeyCINAHL     

                       BrowZine              UpToDate (MCL)          Databases for MCL

MCL Resources Guide 2012   MCL Mobile Resources Research Guide    Link to Scopus
Ask a Medical Librarian    Medical Center Library Facebook 


UK faculty, staff and students use their UK Wildcard as their library card. Persons not affiliated with UK may obtain a library card if they are 18 years of age and present a valid Kentucky driver's license or a valid non-driver ID. Faculty, staff, and students from reciprocal colleges and universities in Kentucky may obtain a UK library card with proper identification. Anyone with a UK library card may check out materials in the Medical Center Library or any UK campus library.

Use InfoKat Discovery Library Catalog (UK Libraries Holdings) to locate materials owned by the UK Libraries.

CollectionLocationLoan Period
AudiovisualsFirst floor7 days
BooksRemote Storage

28 days for UK Non-UK borrowers

42 days for UK Undergraduates 

90 days for UK Graduate students

120 days for UK Faculty/Staff

Reference BooksFirst floorSpecial permission
Permanent ReserveFirst floor2 hours
Unbound JournalsFirst floor2 hours
Bound JournalsRemote Storage14 days
MCL pre-1987 CollectionWilliam T. Young LibraryUK Libraries Circulation Policy
Rare BooksSpecial CollectionsNone
19th Century CollectionWilliam T. Young LibraryUK Libraries Circulation Policy

E-mail notices

The Medical Center Library sends library notices via e-mail.

Holds

If a book, journal, or audiovisual you need is checked out, you may place a hold on it so that when it is returned to the Medical Center Library it will be held at the User Services desk for you. You will be notified when it is available.

Contact Genia Kempster if you have questions about placing a hold on library materials or for any questions related to borrowing library materials.


If you have questions or comments about the University of Kentucky Medical Center Library, please contact us. If you would like to contact individual staff members, please use the Medical Center Library Faculty/Staff Directory.

Call Us Call: (859)323-5300

Fax Us Fax: (859)323-1040

Email Us Email: mclib@uky.edu

Email Us Mailing Address: 

800 Rose St.
Lexington, KY
40536-0298

Library Liaisons

MCL Departments/Services

MCL Faculty/Staff Directory


LIBRARY NEWS

UK Libraries’ Commitment to Equity

May 14, 2021

The University of Kentucky Libraries stands with the University of Kentucky in recognizing the reprehensible continued acts of violence against Black Americans in our country. We denounce the ...

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UK Libraries Operations Updates, Summer Session

May 14, 2021

Effective May 15, UK Libraries' campus locations will operate on 2021 summer session hours. Appointments will no longer be required to access the Design Library, Education Library, and the ...

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MCL 1st Floor Reopens May 15, 2021

May 14, 2021

The first floor of the Medical Center Library (MCL) will reopen on May 15, 2021. MCL hours of operation include Monday-Friday, from 8:00am - 8:00pm, Saturday from 10:00am - 6:00pm, and Sunday ...

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Education Library Closed May 17

May 14, 2021

Due to internet repair work in Dickey Hall, the Education Library will be closed Monday, May 17. The library is expected to reopen on Tuesday, May 18.  Other UK Libraries campus locations ...

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