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Library study rooms, cubicles, and open spaces are available Monday – Thursday, 8am – 10pm, Friday, 8am-5pm, and Saturday – Sunday, 10am-10pm. 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, 8am-5pm. You may still contact Library staff through our chat function between 9am and 5pm, 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.


To keep up with pandemic changes, monitor the page below:

Liaison to Duke School of Medicine


Samantha Kaplan, Liaison to School of Medicine

Contact Information: 919.660.1124 and 

Schedule a consult to talk about any of your information or research needs!

Library Logistics

The Medical Center Library is located in the Mudd building (between the hospital & TSCHE):




  • ePrint is a Duke printing service.
  • The ePrint station is located across from the Service Desk
  • Additional ePrint stations are available throughout campus, including the Trent Semans Center.
  • A quick video on how to print efficiently and faster while reducing toner and paper use can be found here.

Study Rooms and Carrels

Numerous study carrels and rooms are available on levels 1, 2R & 3 for individual or group study. Be sure to check into your space using the QR code or link in email within 15 minutes of your reservation time.

If you want to know which books you currently have checked out, log in below with your NetID and Password.

In addition to numerous computers located on Level 2R (which require Duke Health ID and password for access):

  • Patient Information Network (PIN) Stations are located on Level 2R.
  • A scanning station is located on Level 2R. You can email your scans or save them to a USB drive.
  • Feel free to bring food and drink to the library.
  • Vending machines are located on Level 1. One of them accepts credit cards, the other is cash only.