The Medical Library is located on the first floor of the main hospital entrance at 501 E. Hampden Avenue. We are down the hall past the main tower elevators near the Physicians' Lounge and across from Medical Records (HIM). The library is open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Accessing the library is possible outside of the regular business hours via the magnetic card entry (accessed with your physician ID/access badge), or Security can let you into the library. The library is staffed by a medical librarian from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Thursday. If you would like to reach a librarian on Fridays, please contact the Denver Medical Library at Presbyterian/St. Luke's between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. at 303-839-6670.
The library is open to anyone on staff at Swedish Medical Center, Craig Hospital, or the Colorado Neurological Institute. We have 110 print journals and access to several hundred electronic journals through a variety of vendors. The library has six computers, two with Meditech access, two with electronic journal access, one wireless, one Qwest dsl dial-up system, with a combination of internet and intranet access. WiFi is also available in the library via the Swedish Wireless Network.
Robin Waters: 303-788-6617
Library Fax: 303-788-6840
Physicians should contact the Denver Medical Library if they have literary needs. Please identify yourself as on staff at Swedish Medical Center. Literature searches, article requests and book requests can be made email, phone or fax.
Denver Medical Library hours are Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Electronic Journals: http://ovidsp.ovid.com (request username and password from Medical Librarian).
UpToDate: located within the library on a stand alone computer