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GSBMS Thesis Prep: Literature Review, Thesis and Dissertation Resources

Print Books

More books can be found using NYMCat (the Library Catalog).

Formatting Tables & Figures in AMA Style

GSBMS Thesis Style

Locating NYMC Literature Reviews, Master's Theses and Dissertations

There are 2 ways to access NYMC dissertations, Master’s theses or literature reviews:

1) Use the library catalog, NYMCat, linked from the library homepage. Select Advanced Search. Change the index labeled “Keyword” to “Subject”. Type "dissertations, academic" in the search box.

In the second search box type “new york medical college”.

To narrow results further you can try using the name of the school or department in a third search box, but keep in mind that these names have changed over the years and not all theses are indexed with them. You may also add a topic search term, either as a subject search or the default keyword search.

Electronic Theses: Some theses are available electronically. To search for these only, use "dissertations, electronic" as the subject phrase in step 1.

2) The Reference collection holds binders of thesis title pages that you may browse. The title page gives the title and author name. 

Note: Theses cannot be removed from the library, but may be scanned or copied. Theses are shelved in closed stacks. To see print copies, provide author and title information at the Access Services Desk or call (914) 594-4200 to arrange to email this information ahead of time, so that theses will be waiting for you. 

 

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Deborah Crooke, MLS, MPH, AHIP

Associate Director, User Support, Education and Research Services
(914) 594-3168

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Excluding Medline Results from Embase

To limit your search to exclude all Medline records add the following limit to your search:

NOT [medline]/lim

This will exclude ALL Medline records (including articles indexed by BOTH Embase and Medline)

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