Self-registration is for NEW RESIDENTS and FELLOWS ONLY at this time. Please only enter your name as it appears in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) lists. If it does not match our list exactly, your request will be deleted. Providing your hospital and program information will expedite processing.
Your account will be available as soon as a library staff verifies your identity. This may take up to one business day.
Use of the Library’s electronic resources is limited to NYMC faculty, employees, students, residents, and fellows. Any unauthorized usage results in a violation of Library privileges.
An NYMC HSL barcode may be obtained in two different ways:
Obtaining a barcode by mail:
All requests for a barcode not made in person at the Library must be made using the Application for Library Privileges form.
Fax: +1 (914) 594-3171
Mail: New York Medical College
Health Sciences Library
Basic Sciences Building
15 Dana Road
Valhalla, NY 10595
Completed forms are to be faxed or mailed to insure the security of their content. Forms are not accepted via e-mail. Once the information is entered into the computer, the forms are destroyed. Data that is used to access the Library's resources from off campus - your Barcode Number and your Social Security Number - is encrypted for your protection.
To check your account status, follow these steps: