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Joint Medical Program Library Resources: Need Help?

Public Health Librarian
Interim Optometry & Vision Science Liaison

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Michael Sholinbeck
(he/him)

Schedule a consultation,
or visit during my office hours
@ BPH DREAM Office (Room 2220, Berkeley Way West Bldg),
Tuesdays 430-6pm; Thursdays 130-3pm
(Contact me for Zoom alternative)

Ask a Librarian 24/7 Chat

Access to Online Library Resources & Help

Set up off-campus access to library resources (databases, online journals, etc.) using the Library proxy or Library VPN
(This page has both set-up and troubleshooting information)

UCB Wi-Fi:
Eduroam allows you to access UC Berkeley online resources both at UCB, and while at participating institutions worldwide.
Eduroam require you to set a WiFi Key.

Reference Services:

  • Email the Public Health Librarian for help with your literature review, etc.
  • Public Health Librarian online office hours, sponsored by the SPH DREAM Office: Tues 10-12; Thurs 1-3; email for Zoom link
  • 24/7 IM chat reference is also available; see box on the left side of this page

Subject Specialty Librarians

There are dozens of librarian subject specialists at UC Berkeley.

. . . Here is a list.

Library Workshops

The Library offers many drop-in workshops: Citation Management; Copyright; NCBI Bioinformatics Resources; Geospatial Data; and more.

. . . Here is a calendar.

LinkedIn Learning

UC Berkeley license LinkedIn Learning. Find tutorials on: developing a research proposal, text data mining, Excel, leadership development, being a good mentor or mentee, and much much more.

Help with Urgent Student Needs

More information may be found on the UCB Basics Needs website and also the Dean of Students Well-Being website


See also:

for quick links to several urgent needs resources

 

Mental Health

Urgent Medical Needs

Sexual Violence/Sexual Harassment

LGBTQ+/Gender Issues

Emergency Food

Emergency Cash

Emergency Housing

Undocumented Support

Accommodations

Back-Up Childcare

  • Back-Up Childcare: Highly-subsidized in-home and center-based back-up child care for UC Berkeley student parents.

Academic Accommodations

  • Academic Accommodations Hub: Information on Classroom climate; Academic integrity and honor code; Academic accommodations; Support resources; Conflict resolution and troubleshooting.

Disputes with the University

  • Student Advocate’s Office: Free and confidential student service that can provide you with assistance in matters of student conduct, grade appeals, financial aid, and more.

Report an Incident

  • Berkeley Diversity: Incident Reporting Forms: Report a specific incident or act of intolerance, hate, harassment or exclusion at any of the Berkeley campus or UC-systemwide resources listed here: hate incidents, grievances, whistle-blowing, discrimination, sexual violence, etc.