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Library Guide Medical Sciences: Facilities

All services and resources provided by the Medical Library

  IT facilities


You can log in with your s-, u- or e-number on to PCs in the Medical Library. Radboudumc employees (z-number) and guests can request a guest login from the service desk. Radboudumc employees can access the Radboudumc network via VMware.


Students and employees can connect to several wifi networks.


Employees of the Radboudumc can print in the library with their Z-number and staff pas.

  Access off campus


Students and employees of the Radboudumc can get (free) EndNote software for installation on their personal computers.

Employees of the Radboudumc can copy EndNote software from the W-drive on the Radboudumc network (W:\Software).
To activate EndNote on your UMC workplace, please contact ICT Service Desk.
Note: The Radboudumc ICT service desk does not provide support on EndNote problems on personal computers.

Students can get EndNote software from:

  • RU ICT Service Point: send an email from your student mail to and indicate whether you have a Windows or Apple computer

Please note! The computers in the Medical Library have been updated to EndNote 20, while the computers at the Radboudumc are still using EndNote X9. More information about compatiblity issues


The collection of the Medical Library is mostly available online. Journals are online available via the A-Z e-journals list. The paper collection is located at different locations:

Advised textbooks

Print copies of the advised textbooks for the Medicine and Biomedical Sciences curriculum are located next to the entrance. These are mainly titles that are not available online. The majority of the advised textbooks are available online via LibGuide E-books.

Online available textbooks for the bachelor Dentistry can also be found in the LibGuide E-books. Print copies of the compulsory textbooks are located in the Studie- en Informatiecentrum Tandheelkunde.

Closed stacks

Part of the collection of the Medical Library is located in the closed stacks. These items can be requested via RUQuest.

  House rules

Our house rules are:

  • Mobile telephone calls or smoking is prohibited.
  • Eating and drinking is not allowed.
  • Silence is required in the silent zones.
  • Lockers for storing bags are located at the entrance of the library. These lockers are only available during opening hours of the library and will be opened and emptied after closing time.

Studying in the Medical Library