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What is Loansome Doc?

Are you a researcher, non-affiliated NYMC physician or a member of the public looking for scholarly health information?  Our document delivery services can help!

Loansome Doc is a document ordering system which allows PubMed users to request and obtain materials found in MEDLINE.  You can order articles, book chapters, proceedings and more!  After you have registered for Loansome Doc, simply select our institution as your primary library and your requests will be routed to us.

Loansome Doc is open to non-NYMC affiliates, NYMC alumni, and members of the general public.  Current NYMC students, residents, faculty and staff may use ILLiad for interlibrary loan requests.  Take advantage of our large collection of health science related resources for your research needs!

Please contact Access Services at (914) 594-4200 or email with any questions regarding Loansome Doc.  We look forward to working with you!


NYMC Health Sciences Library is pleased to offer a special subsidized rate for Loansome Doc requests.  There are no membership fees.  We welcome new users.

General Public

  • For articles we own: $11.00 (1 hour Rush service: $21.00)
  • For articles we need to obtain from another library: $21.00 (4 hour Rush service: $31.00) 


  • For articles we own: FREE (1 hour Rush service: $10.00)
  • For articles that we need to obtain from another library: $5.00  (4 hour Rush service: $15.00)

Patrons will be billed on a monthly basis.  Please contact Access Services to set up a credit card on file, and if you have additional questions regarding billing, call us at (914) 594-4200.

Registering for an Account

  1. Go to

  2. Click the Get Started button.

  3. Select country of residence (United States) and state (New York). 

  4. Click the Search for Libraries button.

  5. Select New York Medical College and click the green Contact button.

  6. When prompted, type in our authorization code: NYUWES.

    • Under user identification, select: “I am affiliated with this institution.”

  7. Agree to the Terms of Use regarding copyright compliance.

  8. Create your login, including:

    • Your email address, which will serve as your login ID 

    • Your name, address, and phone number 

    • Under ordering preferences, select your delivery method (e.g. email, fax, pick up, or mail). 

    • Under max cost per article, select $12.00. 

    • Under comments to the library, enter the name of your company if applicable.

  9. Verify your information and click the Complete Registration button.

Ordering a Document

  1. While on a PubMed search results page or a specific article record page, click on the Send to drop-down menu on the upper right-hand side of the page. 

  2. Click on the Order button under the Choose Destination section of the drop-down menu. 

  3. Click on the Order articles button.

  4. Log into your Loansome Doc account.

  5. Click the Proceed to Delivery Options button.

  6. Select your preferred delivery instructions.

  7. Send your order.

Loansome Doc Example Screenshot


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