Library News

Plumb's landing page
We have renewed our subscription to Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs, a source for up-to-date veterinary drug information. Access to this database is available here via the library’s catalog or from on-campus at The interface and functionality have been updated, so should you need assistance, please feel free to contact the...
Posted on Apr 22, 2021
Library hours of Patriots' Day are 12PM-9PM
The vet library will have modified hours for Patriots' Day on Monday (noon-9PM). Weekend hours will remain the same, and normal hours of operation will resume on Tuesday.
Posted on Apr 15, 2021
spring crocuses
The snow is gone. The flowers are coming out. Welcome, Spring!
Posted on Mar 29, 2021
VetCompanion website banner
VetCompanion is an evidence-based clinical decision support tool for veterinarians covering 325+ and 25 procedure topics. VetCompanion synthesizes pertinent clinical information from the veterinary literature, guidelines, and recent edition textbooks, in order to provide current clinical information. The evidence used to inform each topic is rated using rigorous methodology, allowing...
Posted on Feb 12, 2021
vet-library logo
The Cummings School has an institutional subscription to Vet-Library, a library of digital Veterinary books in PDF format. As a subscriber, we are able to download as many free documents as we like. There are over 1,400 books in veterinary specialties and animal science. Please do not download books that...
Posted on Jan 05, 2021
cute snowman
December is full of holidays and special days. There is something for everyone to celebrate. And in case you need help thinking of something, here are a few ideas. National Mutt Day -- Dec. 2nd National Cookie Day -- Dec. 4th National Lama Day -- Dec. 9th Hannukah -- Dec...
Posted on Dec 09, 2020
Model of a cooking stove. China. Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Do you like to cook? Do you like to try new recipes? Do you like to read cookbooks or about cooking? Tufts Libraries have cookbooks in our collections, 374 actually, and quite a few of them are online. Here are a few interesting ones that I found: Kitchen mysteries: revealing...
Posted on Nov 16, 2020
crab apple tree with snow
Our first snow storm of the season! Winter is coming.
Posted on Oct 30, 2020
Halloween candy display
Happy Halloween! We have treats at the Library.
Posted on Oct 27, 2020
The Veterinary Library has 12 reservable spaces on the 2nd floor. Spaces can be reserved for an entire day or part of a day. The reservable spaces are wooden carrels (desks); electrical and network outlets are nearby. Loew 106/107 is reserved for DVM exams on Fridays from 8am-12pm, throughout the...
Posted on Sep 08, 2020