Memorial Day Hours

May 22, 2015

The Information Services Desk at DML will be closed Monday, May 25, 2015 in observance of Memorial Day. As always, the library remains open 24/7. Please swipe your GOCard for library access. MGUH affiliates: Please knock, show your MedStar ID, and the security guard will open the door.

If you have any questions or comments, please send an email to DML Reference.


Pronunciator: Language Learning Resource

May 20, 2015

Pronunciator is a language-learning service with a specific Healthcare Course that can help you learn up to 80 different languages. Drills and Quizzes will help you reinforce your language skills. Android and iOS apps available to learn on the go. Login instructions are below.

Pronuciator Chinese (Mandarin) Introduction

Introduction to Mandarin Chinese

Spanish (Latin American) Drill

Drill for Latin American Spanish (iPhone)

  1. After opening the above URL, you will need to create an account using your georgetown.edu or gunet.georgetown.edu email address.
  2. The system will then automatically generate a username and password which will be emailed to you.
  3. If you want to change your username and password, click the My Account button after logging in. Change your username and password and click Update.
  4. Click the Launch Pronunciator! button to start the course.
  5. Select the language you speak and the language you would like to learn.
  6. In the next page, scroll down to the bottom and select Healthcare Course.
  7. (Pronunciator will remember the last course in order for a quicker login process.)

Manual [PDF]


Online Backfiles for Core Journals

May 15, 2015

DML now has access to the older issues of many core medical journals. See below for a partial list with direct hyperlinks. All journals are available through DML’s Journal Finder.

JAMA Issue Number 1

JAMA Issue Number 1

Acta Endocrinologica: 1948 – 1993
Acta Paediatrica: 1921 – Present
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences: 1824 – Present
Archives of Dermatology: 1920 – 2012
Archives of Family Medicine: 1992 – 2000
Archives of General Psychiatry: 1959 – 2012
Archives of Internal Medicine: 1908 – 2012
Archives of Neurology: 1959 – 2012
Archives of Neurology and Psychiatry: 1919 – 1959
Archives of Ophthalmology: 1929 – 2012
Archives of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery: 1925 – 2012
Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine: 1911 – 2012
Archives of Surgery: 1920 – 2012
European Journal of Endocrinology: 1994 – Present
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association: 1883 – present
Journal of Endocrinology: 1939 – Present
Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry: 1960 – Present
Journal of Neurochemistry: 1956 – Present
Journal of Comparative Neurology: 1891 – Present