Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Learning Resource Center

Shiffman - Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences Timesaver (Guide)

Applebaum LRC

The Applebaum LRC consists of 11 small group study rooms, which can be reserved up to one week ahead of time. Additional study space containing round tables and chairs is available for up to 50 people. Three copy machines and a One Card Reader is also located in this space.

There is also a computer lab with 26 networked computers and a printer. It also provides high speed WIFI connection for information access.

LRC Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30am-5:00pm

LRC Contact: 313) 577-1279 |

Onsite Staff: Nina Fawaz | Liaison Librarian: Wendy Wu

Visit Shiffman Medical Library Website or call Information Service Desk (313) 577-1094 for assistance 

Applebaum LRC Virtual Tour

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Get What You Need

WSU OneCard: Use OneCard for library items checkout, materials copying or printing, parking, food and bookstore purchases, etc.

Use WSU AccessID:

  • To access library resources remotely
  • To view "My Library Account",
  • To request books from other locations to be delivered to the Applebaum LRC (Get It), 
  • To order journal articles or books,
  • To access Shiffman computing facility
  • To use Blackboard and Pipeline.

Remote Access:

Many licensed library resources (ex. online journals, databases & more) are accessible to Wayne State students, faculty, and staff off-campus. To access resources remotely, go to Shiffman website and click the link and then login using your WSU AccessID & password for authentication.

If you experience any problems see if they are addressed on the EZproxy FAQ.

Ask for help School of Medicine users: | 313-577-1094


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Things to Remember

Use your WSU Access ID & password  for off campus access to the library resources.

Start at this Timesaver or Shiffman Medical Library website for your study and research. Do NOT use Academica to access library resources, as PIPELINE might disable some features.

Use "360 Link to Full Text" to obtain full text articles.

When searching WSULS catalog or Research Warrior, click "Get It" (catalog) or "View in Classic Catalog / Place "Get It" Reque" (Research Warrior) to request the book(s) to be delivered to the Applebaum LRC for you to pickup.

Key Services

Reserve a Group Study Room@LRC

Room Reservations cannot be made more than 7 days in advance.

Books and E-books on reserve

Renew Your Materials/My Library Account


AccessMedicine for iPad/iPhoneAndroidRequire to create a MyAccess personal account to access Quick Medical Dx & Rx,Fitzpatrick’s Color Atlas of Clinical Dermatology, Differential Diagnosis Tool, and Diagnostic Tests. For assistance creating a MyAccess account, please view the video.



Find, read and monitor thousands of scholarly journals directly from your iPad, Google Nexus, Samsung Galaxy, Kindle Fire HD devices which runs OS 4.0+ with the BrowZine app


WSU UpToDate (U2D) users must register and create a personal username and password to access UpToDate.  There is no cost to register. Your personal registration provides  a free UpToDate Mobile App for up to  two mobile devices and access to U2D from any computer.  

Complete the one-time registration by launching UpToDate from the Shiffman Library webpage to take advantage of all of the benefits this new subscription has to offer.

Re-verification of your affiliation may be required and can be completed by logging into U2D from the Shiffman Library website either onsite or through ezproxy once every thirty days.

See more instructions here:


UptoDate app available! Download mobile app to access UpToDate® from your mobile device via Apple Store (for iPhone® and iPad®) or Google Play (for Android™). Windows8 tablet user can download from Windows Store icon on your Windows8 start screen.

Micromedex & Clinical Pharmacology provide mobile access. Visit Shiffman Mobile for detail instructions.

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