Medical Library

The Medical Library was established in 1952 and provides specialist support materials for the academic staff, researchers, and students of the KNU Medical School and College of Nursing. The Medical library has around 82,000 books, periodicals, and electronic materials in medicine and related areas.
  • Address : 1F, Kyungpook National University School of Medicine , 680 Gukchaebosang-ro, Jung-gu, Daegu 41944
  • ☎ 053-950-6530

Library hours

  • Monday - Friday: 09:00 ~ 18:00 / Saturday: 09:00 ~ 13:00
  • Closed: Sundays, Public holidays, KNU anniversary

User Guide

Check-out limits and lending periods

Status Book Period
Professor (Full, Assistant, Associate, F/T lecturer) 50 180
P/T Lecturer 30 90
F/T Researcher, Hospital Staff, Residents, Nurses 20 30
Graduate student (Master, Ph.D.) 20 30
Undergraduate student 10 14
  • The general regulations for the library with regard to check-out, extensions, and the handling of late returns are identical with those for the Central Library.

Facilities and Collections

Facilities

Classification Standard Current state Secure
Required area 1,953㎡ 1,104㎡ 56.5%
Reading room seats 258 seats 40 seats 15.5%

Collection

Classification Domestic Overseas Total
Books 11,285 9,501 20,786
References 1,286 431 1,717
Periodicals 5,223 36,877 42,100
Thesis 12,856 1,554 14,410
CDs, Designated data 190 362 552
Total 31,722 50,370 82,092

Medicine-Related Web Database

No. D/B title Thematic fields Contents Note
1 Blackwell Publishing
(STM) = Synergy
Science, Technology,
Medicine
75 journals in science, technology, and medicine
(average 1997 to present)
List,
provided from
Library website.
2 The CINAHL
Database
Nursing, Eubiotics 65 journals from CINAHL  
3 HighWire Biology, Medicine, Physics, Social Sciences Free journals provided from
Stanford University.
 
4 LWW medicine, Nursing,
Health Sciences
Full text for 128 journals in Medicine, Nursing, and Health Studies of Lippincott.(average 2000 to present) List,
provided from
Library website.
5 Nature Asia Natural Science e-Journal of Nature.(1997 to present) - Hangul version (Papers from Asia included.) List,
provided from
Library website.
6 OUP General Academic Studies 106 journals provided from
Oxford University Press
(average 1997 to present)
List,
provided from
Library website.
7 PML Medicine 585 overseas academic journals in PML.(average 1994 to present) List,
provided from
Library website.
8 PubMed General Medicine Free journals provided by US National Library of Medicine (mostly summaries and bibliography).  
9 Sage Management, Economics,
Education, History,
Medicine, Technology
95 journals provided from
Sage Publishers
(average 1997 to present)
List,
provided from
Library website.
10 EndNote Thesis writing and
bibliography
management program /
online bibliography database search.
  • Online bibliography DB Search
  • EndNote V.9 (Hangul support version)
EndNote User manual Setup.Exe
11 Science Natural Science Journals from Science (1995 to present) List,
provided from
Library website.
12 ScienceDirect All areas of study
(Medline available)
(Natural Science,
Engineering)
1,772journals provided from
Elsevier, Academic Press, Arcourt Publishers(1995 to present)
List,
provided from
Library website.
13 SciFinder All areas of Natural Science
(Chemistry, Engineering,
Physics, Medicine, Biology)
Bibliography and patent information provided in all areas of science.  
14 Springer Natural Science,
Engineering,
Economics, Law
411 journals from Springer Publishers.(average 1996 to present) List,
provided from
Library website.
15 Taylor& Francis All areas of study 924 journals from Taylor & Francis.(1995 to present) (including Gordon & Breach) List,
provided from
Library website.
16 Wiley All areas of study 365 journals from Wiley Publishers.(average 1997 to present) List,
provided from
Library website.
17 Cell Press Life Science,
Medicine,
Agriculture
9 journals related to cell(average 1995 to present) (new in 2007) List,
provided from
Library website.
18 Annual Reviews Biological Medicine 21 journals on Biomedical Science List,
provided from
Library website.
19 Nature Clinical Practice (3 journals) Related to clinical therapy. NCP(Cardiovascular Medicine, Rheumatology Gastroenterology & Heptology) List,
provided from
Library website.

Location

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