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Highlights from Center for the History of Medicine Collections

Highlights from Center for the History of Medicine Collections

The Center for the History of Medicine in the Countway Library is a hub of activity for the history of medicine and society in Boston’s Longwood Medical Area. Located on L2 of the Countway Library, the Center is home to over 2,790 manuscript collections and institutional records series, 1,256 gigabytes of migrated born digital records, 177,676 rare books and journals, and 15,768 Warren Anatomical Museum objects (including artifacts, anatomical, osteological and fluid preparations). Join Jessica Murphy, the Center's Public Services Librarian, for an introduction to selections that are not only unique to Harvard, but inform and deepen our understanding of contemporary medicine.

Tour is limited to 15 people.

Related LibGuide: Finding aids for Center Collections by Jessica Sedgwick

Date:
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 Show more dates
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Countway Library
Campus:
Harvard Longwood Campus
Categories:
  History of Medicine  
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Jessica Murphy
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Emily Gustainis

Deputy Director
Center for the History of Medicine
Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine

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