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Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS): UHMS Services


Louis Wiethe
Document Delivery & ILL Manager
Phone: 919.660.1138
Fax: 919.660.1188

Russell Koonts
Medical Center Archives
Phone: 919.383.1315
Fax 919.383.1649

Megan von Isenburg
Associate Dean for Library Services & Archives
Medical Center Library Administration
Phone: 919.660.1148
Fax: 919.681.7599


Welcome UHMS members!

All Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society members are eligible for partial access to the Library services of the Duke University Medical Center Library & Archives.


Please contact the Medical Center Library & Archives at 919.660.1138 or email; to verify your eligibility.

Services Available?

UHMS members have access to the following services:

  • Library and Archives reference assistance
  • Searching the Library and Archives collections
  • Requesting journal articles from the Library collection
  • Access to the Library Newsletter and blog

Access to electronic resources is restricted to use within the Medical Center Library & Archives; we cannot provide remote access to licensed electronic resources  Copies of journals articles may be requested through our Document Delivery service for a fee. You will need an account to use this service -- please contact the Medical Center Library & Archives Document Delivery/Interlibrary Loan Dept. at 919.660.1138 or email for more information.

Reference Services

The following are available for a fee: In person and online reference services as well as assistance in searching databases such as MEDLINE (via PubMed or Ovid) and CINAHL

Research requests will be billed to individual members at $25 per request for requests that take up to 1 hour. If research requests are deemed to require longer than 1 hour, the Library will provide the requesting member an estimate for time and costs before work begins.

Librarians are available Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. For questions regarding our reference services, please contact the Library Service Desk at 919.660.1100 or email

Please refer to the other tabs for additional services available to you.

Archives Reference Assistance

Medical Center Archives provides in-depth research services for both on-site and off-site patrons. Staff are available Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. For assistance, call 919.383.2653 or email

Searching the Collections

Duke University Libraries Online Catalog
Open in your Web browser.

Searching the Archives Collection
Open in your Web browser and click on the Site Search link at the top right corner of the page.

Other Services / Resources