Information for Clinical Faculty and Preceptor

Remote Access to Electronic Resources

  • Remote Access Form: Request remote access to the library’s online resources
    • ›  Submit the form after you receive your clinical faculty appointment from University Academic Affairs
    • ›  Once your application is approved, you will be issued a username and password
  • Accessing Electronic Resources: Instructions for accessing electronic resources off-campus
  • Troubleshooting access: Solutions for common issues when accessing remote content
  • List of electronic resources not available for clinical faculty:
    • ›  5MinuteConsult
    • ›  Acland’s Video Atlas of Human Anatomy
    • ›  American Society for Microbiology Journals
    • ›  Bates’ Visual Guide
    • ›  Books@Ovid
    • ›  LWW Health Library
    • ›  LWW Total Access Collection
    • ›  Micromedex
    • ›  Natural Medicines
    • ›  Nursing@Ovid
    • ›  Plumbs Veterinary Drugs
    • ›  Science Journal
    • ›  UpToDate
    • ›  Visible Body
    • ›  VisualDX

Research

  • Literature Search: Request help for performing literature searches. Please allow for at least one week to complete a literature search.

Borrowing

  • Request Articles: Request articles from Interlibrary Loan or our print collection
    • ›  First time user? Register on ILLiad 
  • Clinical Faculty Loan Periods:
GROUPS/ITEMS   BORROWING PERIODS
 Clinical Faculty  6 weeks, 1 renewals
 Reserve Items  Varies by reserve
Theses & Dissertations  1 month, no renewal
Journals  Library Use Only

Questions

Contact the Reference Department at 909-469-5323 or email reference@westernu.edu.