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Residents: Getting Started at UC San Diego: Welcome

A guide for new clinical residents on the resources and services available at the UC San Diego Libraries.


This page is no longer updated.

Please visit its replacement: Clinical Essentials Guide



Welcome to the UC San Diego Library!

This guide gives you variety of information about the library and links to key resources, however, if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact one of us.  (See the side panel for the details on how to do this).

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Starting Points

Access from Off Campus

In order to access these resources off campus, you will need to use the VPN (downloaded software that covers all your computer applications. For detailed instructions, click one of the following:

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Biomedical Library Building