Cebu Doctors' University

1 Dr. P. V. Larrazabal Jr. Avenue, North Reclamation Area, Mandaue City, Cebu

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5th Flr, CDU Bldg
Local 8512 (Librarian)
Local 8513 (OPAC)
Local 8514 (Technician's Room)
Local 8515 (Internet Room)
Local 8516 (Multimedia Room)

College of Medicine Library


The College of Medicine Library serves the research and medical education needs of the students, staff of Cebu Doctors' College of Medicine, Medical Interns, Post Graduate Interns, Resident Physicians, Consultant Staff of Cebu Doctors' Hospital , Mactan Community Hospital, North General Hospital, and the Cabangahan Outreach Program.

The Medical Library is a special type of library which houses the collection of most medical references. This Library is located at the 5th floor of the new Cebu Doctors' University. It maintains a collection of relevant periodicals, monographs and reference books in medicine, CD's and DVD's.

As of March 2013, the total collection has reached approximately to 14,000 volumes of books and bound periodicals. The Library has also a collection of 200 and more CD's and DVD's.

It has an Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) that stores all the library collection for easy and quick retrieval of information.

It adapts the Dewey Decimal Classification System in the organization and arrangement of books and bound periodicals.

Library Hours

Regular Semester
(no noon break)

Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m.– - 6:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 nn
1:00 p.m. - –5:00 p.m.

Semestral, Christmas & Summer Vacation
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m.– - 12:00 nn
1:00 p.m.– - 5:00 p.m.

Internet Room Hours

Regular Semester

Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. - –6:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m.– - 12:00 nn
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Research Supporting Services
Internet Access
CD Burning

Special Collections
Filipiniana Collection
World Health Publications (WHO)

Library Facilities
Discussion Rooms
Internet Room with new sixty computer (60) units

General Rules and Regulations

  1. One should present their ID upon entrance in the Library.
  2. Bags, boxes, envelopes (big) and other personal possessions are to be inspected upon leaving the library for security purposes.
  3. Personal possessions shouldn't be left unattended inside the Library
  4. Adhere silence.
  5. Anyone sleeping, eating, bringing drinks inside the library premises is not allowed.
  6. Students are required to carry their Library card upon entering the Library.
  7. Cellular phone ringers must be turned off when entering the library. The library has designated areas to answer and make calls and should be kept to low-level conversations.
  8. Unofficial picture taking using digital cameras or mobile phones with built in camera is strictly disallowed. If necessary for project related purposes you may ask permission from any of the Librarians on duty or any library staff.
  9. Patrons are required to comply with copyright regulations when photocopying of books, scanning, photographing, printing, downloading from information sources in print, electronic or any other format.
  10. General circulation books should be left on the table after using them to avoid misplace. Chairs must be pushed back against the table after using them.
  11. Idle conversations, loud talking, loud laughter, and whistling inside the library is strictly disallowed.
  12. Cleanliness must be observed at all times. Do not leave your scratch papers or any other things on the table.

Note: The Library may pass additional rules and regulations, which after posting,shall form part of the foregoing. Students who are unable to follow any of the foregoing rules may be summarily excluded in the library.

Medical Librarian
Mrs. Farinmae Ramos-Coca

Mr. Generoso Avila
Mr. Marlon Bongo
Mrs. Zenaida R. Licanda
Mr. Edgar Sta. Rita

Internet Room In-charge
Mr. Emmanuel Reubal