Melville Library, located on the grounds of Jefferson Regional Medical Center, in the Area Health Education Center - Pine Bluff building, was established in September 1973. The Library has a collection of print and non-print items in the fields of medicine, nursing and allied health sciences. The Library maintains a Reference Section with a copy of the latest edition of most of the major medical texts for when the circulating copy is off the shelf.

Julie Dobbins,Library Director, assists Dr Taluri procuring a journal

The Library subscribes to two online databases for searching: Up-To-Date and MDConsult. Also available to our physicians are numerous online subscription databases accessible through the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Library web site. The computer lab, located in the Audio-Visual Department of Melville Library, has 9 PC’s, a scanner, and two printers (one for color prints).

Melville Library has a subscription to the following audiocassettes through Audio-Digest® : Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Ob/Gyn. The Library also maintains a subscription to the Network for Continuing Medical Education (NCME) productions. The NCME and Audio-Digest programs are allowed to circulate.

Orientation for the residents includes the circulation policies, checkout procedures, in-house services, and general library operation.

The Library hours are Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Friday 8:00 to 5:00 p.m.

The residents have 24-hour access to the Library through a keypad entry system.

AHECs in partnership with the UAMS Library are pleased to provide the following links for Arkansas Health Professionals.

For contact information about the DynaMed project and to see which library covers your area click here

Health Information Resources and Services for Arkansas Health Professionals

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, AHEC Pine Bluff
4010 Mulberry Street, Pine Bluff, AR 71603

Main Office: 870-541-7611
Main Fax: 870-541-7602

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