History of Medicine Collections

History of Medicine Collections


Discover the history of medicine through our rich and unique collections, which include over 20,000 monographs and 4,000 manuscripts, as well as photographs, illustrations, medical instruments, medals, and a variety of medical artifacts. We also offer a setting for classes, provide research consultations, host a speaker series and other special events, exhibit items from the collections, and issue a regular newsletter and special publications.

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Upcoming Events

Scientists, Midwives and Healers in the Lisa Unger Baskin Collection: a lecture by Professor Tom Robisheaux

Tuesday, February 9, at 4 pm

Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room, Room 153, Rubenstein Library

Details can be found here.