Jan. Medical Education Journal Club Article

December 20, 2013

The Medical Education Journal Club series continues on Friday, January 10, 2014 at 12pm.

Core Personal Competencies Important to Entering Students’ Success in Medical School: What Are They and How Could They Be Assessed Early in the Admission Process? [PDF]
Thomas W. Koenig, MD, Samuel K. Parrish, MD, Carol A. Terregino, MD, Joy P. Williams, Dana M. Dunleavy, PhD, and Joseph M. Volsch, MPA
Academic Medicine 2013 May; 88(5): 603-13

Click the above link to access the PDF or follow these steps:

  1. Open DML’s Journal Finder.
  2. Search for Academic Medicine.
  3. In the search results, below the journal title, click on the link for Ovid
  4. In the new page, browse for the year, issue, and page number to get the full text.

All faculty, staff, and students are welcome!


DML Services over Winter Break

December 17, 2013

During the Winter Break, Dahlgren Memorial Library will remain open 24/7. Please swipe your GOCard for access. MGUH employees without a GOCard can knock on the glass doors and show MedStar ID to the guard.

DML Services during the break:

Information Services Desk
Open with limited hours: Thursday, December 19th and Friday, December 20th: 8am-5pm
Monday the 23rd: 8am-Noon
Closed from December 24th to January 1st.
Normal hours will resume on January 2, 2014

Ask a DML Librarian
Chat: There will be no service from Monday, December 23rd to Wednesday, January 1st.
DML Reference Email: From December 23rd to January 1st, this email service will be unavailable.
Normal hours for both chat and email will return on January 2nd.

Interlibrary Loan
DML’s Interlibrary Loan service is closed from December 19, 2013 to January 2, 2014.  Any requests submitted during this time will be processed starting on January 3rd.

Hospital Reference Email
From December 23rd to January 1st, this email service will be unavailable and will resume on January 2nd.

DML Study Room Reservations
Starting on Friday, December 20th at 5pm, the electronic room reservation kiosks will be powered down for the Winter Break. Patrons should continue to sign-up for DML study rooms using paper sign-ups that will be available at the IS Desk on the Ground Floor. The electronic room reservation kiosks will be available again on Monday, January 6th.