Medical Library

Location and Hours

The Medical Library is on the first floor of St. Elizabeth Hall. 24-hour access is available for physicians and Yakima Regional employees with a keypad code.


Rita Murphy, CPCS, CPMSM
Medical Staff Services Manager
Phone (509) 575-5130
Fax (509) 575-5040

Online Catalog and Databases

Clinical Key now offers First Consult as an APP on your iPad/iPhone. Click the logo to find out more. 



Clinical Key - Account Required  (Formerly MDConsult)
This database is available to Yakima Regional physicians and employees.  For remote access, please first create an individual Clinical Key account from any hospital computer.


Clinical Pharmacology - On Hospital Campus Only

A collection of health information resources funded by license fees from selected health care providers in Washington State.  Includes access to DynaMed, MEDLINE with Full Text, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, and more.

National Guideline Clearinghouse


Highwire Press
A service of Stanford University, Highwire Press has almost 2 million free full-text biomedical journal articles.

PubMed Central (PMC)
The U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.