Library study rooms, cubicles, and open spaces are available Monday – Friday, 8 am – 11 pm and Saturday – Sunday, 12 pm – 6 pm. Reservations are still required for group study spaces and cubicles. Once reserved, you will only need to check-in at your space and not at the Lobby Desk. Any open tables, soft seating, PIN stations, and computers are all available for use without reservation.
More staff are now on-site and excited to see you in person! Our Service Desk (Level 2R) is open Monday–Friday, 10a–4p. You may still contact Library staff through our chat function between 9a and 5p, Monday through Friday. Library staff are available to meet with faculty, staff, and students by phone, email, and WebEx or Zoom. Library classes are all held online.
Most online materials are accessible from off campus by using your NetID and password. Simply start your search from this guide or any of the Duke Library websites.
To keep up with pandemic changes, monitor this page: https://mclibrary.duke.edu/about/coronavirus
Welcome to the Library!!
The Medical Center Library is located in the Mudd building (between the hospital & TSCHE)
Duke Health ID badge access only (see top for more info about hours during Covid)
Numerous study carrels are available on level 2R & level 3 for individual or group study.
Seat & Space Reservations
Some study rooms and seats may be reserved by faculty, staff, and students for 4 hour blocks per individual or group. Rooms may be scheduled for up to two weeks in advance (including the day of the reservation). After a 15-minute grace period for arrival, the space becomes available to others. Reserve online
If you want to know which books you currently have checked out or need to renew items, log in here with your NetID and Password.
In addition to numerous computers located on Level 2R (which require Duke Health ID and password for access):