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Medical Library

The Summa Health System Medical Library is located on the Summa Health System – Akron City Campus.
The Library is affiliated with Northeast Ohio Medical University.

The website for the Medical Library is 

The Summa Medical Library, though located on the Akron Campus, serves all Summa locations, including the Barberton Campus and all Summa outpatient facilities and medical offices. The Medical Library is staffed 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Residents have 24/7 library access via badge swipe. A staff of three professional librarians is available to respond to your information needs. The library offers:

  • Reading and studying space, study rooms on a first come first serve basis.
  • Photocopy machine with fax and scan capabilities
  • Computers with Internet access and printers
  • Computers with access to clinical applications including Plato

Residents can:

  • Request articles from journals the library does not own.
  • Request training for literature searches
  • Borrow books from our local collection
  • Request books from other OhioLINK libraries
  • Access Clinical Key
  • Enjoy instant access to a large collection of online journals and e-books

Options to Request an Appointment

If your situation is an emergency, call 911.