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The Rush University Medical Center Library's summer hours will remain in effect through August 28th, 2017.



Dissertation/Thesis Information

Graduating Students 2017

  • If you are a Rush student completing a Dissertation or Master's Thesis and will be graduating this Spring, please review our Dissertation & Thesis Formatting Guide
  • Our checklist of procedures provides the steps and timeframe for the Dissertation/Thesis process.
  • It is important to schedule an appointment with the library to ensure your manuscript is ready for ProQuest submission prior to commencement.

For inquiries/appointments email

Read by QxMD provides a single place to discover new research, read outstanding topic reviews, and search PubMed.

Read's simple interface drives discovery and seamless access to the medical literature by reformatting it into a personalized digital medical journal.

  • Search millions of articles from PubMed and QxMD's database of outstanding topic reviews
  • Download, read and annotate articles in one seamless interface
  • Use Rush's subscriptions to access full text PDFs with one tap or click 
  • Share articles with over email, Twitter and Facebook
  • Organize and review your personal collection of articles

Read is available for iPad, iPhone and Android phones and tablets, or can be used in your browser

App Store UpToDate for Android

To access full text articles through Rush's Library, go to QxMD's Account Settings, then Institutional Access, and enter your Rush username and password.

Read can be used on iPhones, iPads and Android phones and tablets.

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