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MCDB & EEB 106 Biology of Malaria, Lyme and Other Vector-Borne Disease: Special Collections Materials in Yale Libraries

This guide identifies library resources useful to MCDB & E&EB 106 areas of malaria, Lyme disease and other vector-borne diseases including Zika virus.

Special Collections Materials in Yale Libraries

The Medical Historical Library at the Yale School of Medicine (333 Cedar St.) received the papers of Stephen E. Malawista, M.D. upon his death in 2013. Dr. Malawista was co-discoverer of Lyme Disease and was affiliated with the Yale School of Medicine for 50 years. The collection is on Lyme Disease and arthritis. In his collecting on Lyme Disease, Dr. Malawista was particularly interested in accounts in newspapers and the media although there are journal articles as well. 

There is a blog post about the collection:

To use this collection, please contact Melissa Grafe, Medical Historical Librarian, at or 203 785 4354.

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