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Mission Statement

Library Services

The Collection

Other Resources

Resources Online

Computer Clasess

AV Services




Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences


Mental Health Hospital Center, Room 2405
Street Address: 1695 N.W. 9th Ave., Miami, FL
Mailing address: P.O. Box 016960 (D-747)
Miami, FL 33101

Telephone: (305) 355-9073
 Fax: (305) 355-9072

Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 9:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.
Carmen Bou-Crick, MSLS, Librarian Assistant Professor & Head

Mission Statement

The Joseph B. & Mildred F. Pomerance Library & Resource Center was established in 1989 by the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and the Center for Adult Development & Aging, with a generous gift from the Abbey Foundation, Inc. The mission of the Pomerance Library & Resource Center is to support the research, education, and training activities of the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and the different affiliated programs. The library also supports the needs of health professionals and students from the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center and from the community.

Library Services

A full-time professional librarian is available to assist patrons with:

A minimal charge may apply to some of these services.

The Collection

The Pomerance Library maintains a collection of materials devoted primarily to clinical psychiatry and psychology, and other areas of mental health. The Pomerance Library collection consists of books, periodicals, and audiovisual (AV) materials. The books can be found through the online catalog for Calder Medical Library (CALLCAT). The journal and AV collections can be accessed through the Pomerance Library Web page. Books and AV can be checked out; journals are for use in the library. The collection includes the following:


Other Resources and Services

Online Resources :

Library Orientation and Training Classes Available. Classes include individual and group training in:

  • Literature searches
  • Finding full text materials online

For additional information or to schedule an appointment, please contact the library at (305) 355-9073.

Send comments or queries to Carmen Bou-Crick, M.S.L.S.
Pomerance Library & Resource Center
Department of Psychiatry (D-747)
University of Miami
P.O. Box 016960
Miami, FL 33101

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Last updated: March 25, 2002
URL: http://www.miami.edu/mh-library/library2.html
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