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First Year Core Curriculum Book List: Home

FAU Medical Library

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Forbidden Access Message

Updated Announcement: The Forbidden Access issue that was identified on 8/10/2021 has been resolved. All med students should now be able to access the core books and other library resources.

If you are still receiving a forbidden access message when accessing the core books and other library resources, please notify Michelle and Tiffany at so that we can check on your account.

Senior Medical Librarian & Department Head

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Michelle Keba Knecht
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Monday-Friday: 9am-11am.
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Core Book List

Welcome! Core books have been reformatted with OpenAthens links. Simply click on the title to access the book on the vendor platform and sign in with your FAU NetID and password (for ClinicalKey titles, click either organization option when presented.) If you experience issues please reach out to the librarians via email or place a ticket via COM Support: Report a problem to the COM Library

How this guide works: Columns are arranged to correlate with your courses' syllabi. Simply navigate to the title within the column, those within the FAU Libraries' collection will be provided with links. A vendor discount is available for all LWW titles; if you would like to purchase an individual title using the code, reach out to Tiffany using the "email me" option in the profile box. 

OpenAthens Log In

For some of our resources or if you are accessing the Libraries subscribed e-resources content after performing a Google search or going to the publisher’s website directly, you may see a login request like the one below:

Use the Find Your Institution Option to Sign in Via Open Athens

After typing “Florida Atlantic University” to find your institution, follow the prompts to sign in with your FAUNetID and password. 

Medical Liaison & Outreach Librarian

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Tiffany Follin
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Monday-Friday: 11pm- 1pm.
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Drop-ins are welcome & appointments available on request.