Location of materials at the Allen Library

CWRU's Library Catalog lists books and other non-journal materials by location, call number and status. Journals are listed by title, holdings and location, with additional links to electronic versions when available.
Materials at the Allen Memorial Medical Library may be found at the following locations within the Allen:


Location
Allen Room
Notes
Archives
Peterson - Basement level
Access by staff only
Closed Stacks
Compact Storage - Basement level
Access by staff only
Corlett
Peterson - Basement level
Access by staff only; interfiled by main entry
Dittrick Museum
Zverina - Third floor
Access by staff only
Herbals
Peterson - Basement level
Access by staff only; filed by publication date
Historical
Lowman & Cushing Reading Room - Second floor
Open access
Periodicals
Stacks
See detailed description of stack levels below
Rare Books
Peterson - Basement level
Access by staff only
Reference
Cushing Reading Room- Second floor
Library use only
Reserve
Cushing Reading Room - Second floor
Access by staff only
Stacks
Stacks
See detailed description of stack levels below
Stecher Room
Stecher Room - Third floor
Access by staff only

Stacks
Detailed Descriptions
Notes
Level 1
Periodicals: R - Z, pre-1980
Library use only
Level 2
Periodicals: K - Q, pre-1980
Library use only
Level 3
Periodicals: J, pre-1980
Library use only
Level 4
Periodicals: C - I, pre-1980
Library use only
Level 5
Periodicals: A - J, 1980-Present
Library use only
Level 6
Periodicals: K - Z, 1980-Present; Archiv - B, pre-1980
Library use only
Level 7
Periodicals: A - Archiv, pre-1980 & Books with call numbers A - W 22
Periodicals - Library use only; Books - Open access
Level 8
Books with call numbers W 23 - Z
Open access
Level 9
Rare Journal Collections
Access by staff only & Library use only


For more information about the Peterson, Stecher or Zverina rooms, please contact the Dittrick Medical History Center, by calling Jennifer Nieves at 216.368.3648, or by email to jennifer.nieves@case.edu.


For more information about the Cushing Reading Room or the Lowman Room, or about books, please contact the Reference Department at 216.368.3640.