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Endocrine Society, Clark T. Sawin Memorial Library and Resource Center

Archive; Library
2055 L Street NW Suite 600
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
United States
Kristen Albert, Librarian
(202) 971-3614
1 202-971-3614
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The Clark T. Sawin Memorial Library serves the member of the Endocrine Society and members of the public interested in the history of endocrinology. Reference service is available. Research in the library is permitted by appointment only.


The library contains Dr. Sawin’s personal collection which includes more than 6,500 books, meeting programs from endocrine organizations circa 1930 through current day, professional and personal research papers, photographs, and many historical articles. In addition the library contains oral histories of prominent endocrinologists.

The archival collection contains historical records (institutional publications, executive meeting minutes, meeting programs, photos, etc.), documenting the Endocrine Society's activities since its founding in 1916.

Subject Strengths:
History of Endocrinology; History of Medical Education; History of Medicine; History of Pharmacology and Pharmacy; History of Reproductive Health
Last Updated:
14 Dec 2018