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Customized library services

Literature searches 

In support of patient care and health services administration in Western North Carolina (WNC), literature searches are provided by master’s level librarians, courtesy of the Department of Library Science at UNC Health Sciences at MAHEC. Results will include full citations and abstracts when available.

Please submit your request using our online literature search form.

Article delivery

In thanks for their service to MAHEC, articles are provided, courtesy of UNC Health Sciences at MAHEC, for:

  • MAHEC community faculty (preceptors of MAHEC fellows/residents)
  • Preceptors of ORPCE students in WNC
  • UNC School of Medicine Asheville Regional Campus faculty
  • UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy Asheville faculty
  • UNC Gillings School's Master of Public Health Program in Asheville faculty

Discounted fees for article delivery in support of patient care and health services administration in WNC are $12 per article requested.

Please submit your request using our online article delivery form.

AHEC Digital Library

Anyone may use the AHEC Digital Library for access to professionally selected reliable health information resources including PubMed MEDLINE, continuing education, patient education, and health specialty collections. Some full-text journals and books are available via the AHEC Digital Library without membership.

Membership in the AHEC Digital Library provides enhanced access to subscription databases, e-journals, e-books, and AHEC-specific resources. You can request a membership using our online application form.

Subject Guides

Created by MAHEC librarians, these subject guides focus on topics of interest to MAHEC faculty, residents, staff, and learners, and to regional health and human services personnel.

MAHEC Library Guide Home

Residency Programs

Family Medicine

General Surgery Residency

Internal Medicine

Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency 

Psychiatry Residency


Clinical and Academic Resources

AHEC Digital Library Set Up

Collections of Literature



Evidence Based Practice

MAHEC Publications

Mobile Apps 

Patient Health Information

Scholarly Activity

Zotero for Citation Management