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Figures 1-4 from the Ruth Lilly Medical Library copy of A Treatise on the Diseases of the Chest, showing the anatomy of the early stethoscope, invented by Laennec in 1816.
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Historical Book of the Week: A Treatise on the Diseases of the Chest and on Mediate Auscultation (1834)

Figures 1-4 from the Ruth Lilly Medical Library copy of A Treatise on the Diseases of the Chest, showing the anatomy of the early stethoscope, invented...

Jason Lilly • Date: 4/8/19

Upcoming History of Medicine Talk on February 20th

2018 History of Medicine Talks Co-sponsored...

Jason Lilly • 1/29/19

The Library will be closed Feb. 2nd and Feb. 9th due to a planned power outage

The Ruth Lilly Medical Library will be closed on Saturdays, Feb. 2nd and Feb....

Jason Lilly • 1/28/19

Figure depicting the stomach, in Ivan Pavlov’s The Work of the Digestive Glands.

Historical Book of the Week: The Work of the Digestive Glands (1902)

Figure depicting the stomach, in Ivan Pavlov’s The Work of the Digestive...

Jason Lilly • 1/25/19

Historical Book of the Week: Evolution of Medicine (1927)

In the mid-19th century, John Snow used/created this map and found that...

Jason Lilly • 1/18/19

The Library will be closed for MLK Day

Ruth Lilly Medical Library will be closed Monday, Jan. 21st to observe the Martin...

Jason Lilly • 1/16/19

The Library has a new internal website address

The Ruth Lilly Medical Library has changed its internal website url from https://mednet.medicine.iu.edu/medical-library/ to https://library.mednet.iu.edu/ effective...

Jason Lilly • 1/2/19

Library Winter Break Hours and Holiday Closings

The Ruth Lilly Medical Library will be open reduced hours during winter break starting...

Jason Lilly • 12/7/18

November Suggestion Box Comments

It’s so cold in here!I’ve noticed that the air conditioner is turned up higher...

Jason Lilly • 12/7/18