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The copy of Laycock’s publication available at IUPUI’s Ruth Lilly Medical Library. For an 1840 print, this book is remarkably well preserved throughout.
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Historical Book of the Week: An Essay on Hysteria: Being an Analysis of Its Irregular and Aggravated Forms (1840)

The copy of Laycock’s publication available at IUPUI’s Ruth Lilly Medical Library. For an 1840 print, this book is remarkably well preserved throughout.[i]   A Forgotten...

Jason Lilly • Date: 4/23/19

Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia

Historical Book of the Week: The Collected Syllabi of Dr. Thomas Dent Mütter (1850)

Wood engraving depicting the Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia.[i] The Collected...

Jason Lilly • 2/15/19

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