Welcome to the W. K. Kellogg Health Sciences Library, part of the Dalhousie University Libraries, serving the faculties of Medicine, Dentistry and the Health Professions. For access to resources in the health sciences and for information on library services, please visit the Kellogg Health Sciences Library website.
Who Can Use This Guide?
This guide was designed for the following groups:
You can keep up to date on new databases, trial sources, events and other library news by visiting our blog.
Register now for the 4th annual Dalhousie Libraries Research Bootcamp! Bootcamp sessions are free to Dalhousie graduate students.
Sessions will run from May 14-June 6 and will cover library basics; literature reviews (searching & writing); citation tools; writing abstracts & grant proposals; copyright, open access & academic publishing; legal resources; engineering resources; Pubmed & other health sciences databases; humanities resources; Canadian data & stats; grey literature; research data management; Excel; data visualization; conference posters.
Our electronic resources are available to anyone who comes on campus to the Kellogg Library. To access electronic resources from remote (off-campus) locations you must be affiliated with Dalhousie and will be prompted to authenticate yourself as a legitimate Dalhousie user. This requires your Dal NetID username and password. For more information, visit our remote access page. Don't know your Dal NetID? Note that passwords expire every 12 months. You will only be reminded on your Dal email account.
Print collections are located in the Kellogg Library. Books in our general collection normally circulate for 3 weeks and renewals may be done online through Novanet. Print journals do not circulate.
Library Instruction Services
The Kellogg Library offers specialized instructional programs for individuals as well as sessions tailored to specific groups or classes. The Kellogg supports information literacy across the health sciences curriculum including: