Taking place October 16-22, Healthcare Quality Week is the time dedicated to celebrating the contributions professionals have made in the field and their impact on healthcare. Celebrate the profession with the Library’s new book display about healthcare quality.
With information from the BCH Medical Library, you can provide better care, make better decisions, avoid adverse events, and save costs:
You can email firstname.lastname@example.org, call us at 617-355-7232, or chat with us online to ask questions, request articles and literature searches, and inquire about any of the services we offer.
The Medical Library returns to Farley: One day only!
See you there Monday afternoon, 3 to 5 p.m.!
The morning book group will meet on Thursday, October 20, at 7:30 a.m., to discuss Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard.
The noon book group will meet on Friday, October 21, at noon, to discuss A Thousand Naked Strangers: A Paramedic’s Wild Ride to the Edge and Back by Kevin Hazzard.
Boston Children’s Hospital personnel are encouraged to join us at the Library at the Longwood Center, in the Media Room (LC 5116), on Thursday, October 20, at 7:30 a.m., or on Friday, October 21, at noon, to participate in discussion about these books. If you would like to be added to our Book Group email distribution list, please email the Library.
Hispanic Heritage Month is September 15 – October 15. Come to the library to check out these featured books, including books about the Latino/a experience in history and medicine and books by Latino/a authors:
- Marie Arana. American Chica: Two Worlds, One Childhood
- Richard Blanco. The Prince of Los Cocuyos: A Miami Childhood
- Juana Bordas. The Power of Latino Leadership: Culture, Inclusion, and Contribution
- Carlos Eire. Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy
- Stephanie Elizondo Griest. Mexican Enough: My Life Between the Borderlines
- Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa. Becoming Dr. Q: My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon
- Sonia Sotomayor. My Beloved World
- Luisa Stigol. Two Centuries, Two Countries, Two Husbands: A Memoir
- Héctor Tobar. Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free
- Julia Alvarez. How the García Girls Lost Their Accents
- James Cañón. Tales from the Town of Widows & Chronicles from the Land of Men
- Sandra Cisneros. Caramelo, or, Puro Cuento: A Novel
- Sandra Cisneros. The House on Mango Street
- Junot Díaz. Drown
- Junot Díaz. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
- Junot Díaz. This is How You Lose Her
- Cristina García. The Agüero Sisters
- 2016 Nelson’s Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy, 22nd Edition
- AM:STARs: Clinical GI Challenges in the Adolescent, Vol. 27, No. 1
- Challenging Cases in Pediatric Diagnosis: Cases from Pediatrics in Review: Index of Suspicion and Visual Diagnosis
- My Child Is Sick! Expert Advice for Managing Common Illnesses and Injuries, 2nd Edition
- Pediatric Clinical Practice Guidelines & Policies: A Compendium of Evidence-Based Research for Pediatric Practice, 16th Edition
- Pediatric Dermatology: A Quick Reference Guide, 3rd Edition
- Pioneers in Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine: Perinatal Profiles from NeoReviews
- School Health: Policy and Practice, 7th Edition
To browse our full collection of eBooks by title or subject, visit our eBook Collection. eBooks in the library collection can be accessed from Boston Children’s Hospital computers or by using VPN.