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Library Access & Services

A quick guide designed for students to answer question on accessing services and resources in the Wayne State University Library System.


Shiffman LibraryI Need Help from the Shiffman Medical Library! What about the Pharmacy and Health Sciences Learning Resource Center?

The Vera P. Shiffman Medical Library is located on the Wayne State University medical campus inside the Richard J. Mazurek, M.D. Medical Education Commons. Shiffman Library supports the research, education, public health and health information needs of the Wayne State University School of Medicine, and the Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. The library maintains access to major biomedical, health sciences and consumer health resources.

Hours and Information

  • See the Shiffman Library's hours
  • Consultations and reference assistance are available Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM by calling (313) 577-1094 or by emailing
  • Visit the Shiffman Library for additional online resources, clinical support tools, and Research (Timesaver) Guides for Shiffman Library and Applebaum College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences Resource Center.

Eugene Applebaum Health Sciences Learning Resource Center

For information regarding hours and available online resources refer to Shiffman-Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences Timesaver.

Resources & Reference Support

Visit the Shiffman Library website for the most current library resources and updates. 


General Library Information:  313-577-4118

Reference Services: 313-577-1094

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