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Bastyr University Library

Welcome to the updated Bastyr University Library Website. This site serves both campuses!

Having trouble logging in off-campus?  Please take a screenshot and email with a short description of the browser, database, and issue you're seeing. 


Kenmore Campus library: Open for book pick-up ONLY in weeks 1 and 2  through January 30th (no study space, printing etc.).  Books can be placed on hold for pick-up, or you can come by during open hours for self check-out. 
San Diego Campus library:  Books can be placed on hold for pick-up.  The library is still in temporary storage until the new space is built.

Search for books, DVDs, Historical Collection, Course Reserves and now... eBooks!  Click here for a quick guide to using EBSCO eBooks

Library Catalog Home Page

Covid-19 Operations:  Online services and resources are still available, and we are providing a "pick-up service".  Library building access is determined by campus restrictions - check back early in each quarter to confirm your campus' library access.

Please use the "Hold" feature in the catalog to request items for pick-up: Instructions for placing holds for pick up

Request physical materials by 9am for same-day pick-up; please wait for email confirmation that the hold has been processed as unforeseen delays can happen. Note that holds can't be placed on 2-hour reserves.

Book Pick-up:  BUC: 9am - 5pm, black shelf next to front desk, building A  |  BUK:  in the library 11am-1pm Mon - Fri (or ring the bell during open hours)

Book Returns:  Building A at BUC    |  Outside reception at BUK

*Note:  this search allows you to find eBooks that are included in our databases; to search the new library eBooks please search catalog directly!

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Access Medicine ebook Collection     |  Clinical Key ebook Collection 

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News | Resources | Announcements

Screen shot of Native People's lands Map

Indigenous Peoples' Day

Today is Indigenous People's Day.

This resource allows you to see the territories, treaties, and languages of the Indigenous People of North America.  Take a moment to learn the history of the land that we work, study and live on. Acknowledge the original stewards, and celebrate their histories and cultures.


Psychedelia: The History and Science of Mystical Experience

Check out the new documentary Psychedelia in the Library Streaming Videos.  The film discusses the history of psychedelic drugs and their ability to produce mystical experiences.

NPLEX Preparation Resources

This guides highlights the print and online NPLEX resources that are available through the BU library.  Good luck with the prep everyone!

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Capstone and Thesis Research Guide

If you're writing a capstone, thesis or masters project, see the newly created guide. Extensive information from how to get started to the final step of submitting your work. Questions? Contact the library,

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UpToDate - available off campus.

UpToDate is available off campus again.

This is due to access to campus being so restricted, remember that all the licensing restrictions still apply - it is only licensed for BU clinical, educational and research purposes. 

Thanks to all our BU students and clinicians for continuing to provide care to their patients - we're proud of you and your work!

Alternative options, and UTD/DynaMed Comparison

Research Symposium

Thanks to all who participated in the 2021 Research Symposium, check back in Fall Quarter to see details for the 2022 Symposium!


CA Campus Address: Library Bastyr University 4106 Sorrento Valley Blvd. San Diego, CA 92121 Phone:(858) 246-9714 | Email: | Text:(425) 947-2486

WA Campus AddressLibrary Bastyr University 14500 Juanita Dr NE Kenmore, WA 98028 |  Phone:(425) 602-3020 | | Text:(425) 947-2486 | Chat: Chat with a Librarian

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