Welcome to the Louis Stokes Health Sciences Library (LSHSL) Guide to Resources for the College of Allied Health Sciences. The purpose of this guide is to help you navigate through the many resources available to you through the LSHSL system and as well as those available freely online.
Access electronic journals and journal articles
LSHSL has a large collection of ebooks, or electronic books. Check them out!
Search WRLC for book titles and other resources owned by HU libraries. You can also request to borrow materials from other academic libraries in the DC area.
If you need immediate help locating a resource, speak with a reference librarian at (202) 884-1522.
1. Using secure.howard.edu
Log in with your ID (ex: jahala.simuel) and password (that you use when checking email).
Need Assistance? Call 202-806-2020 (IT HelpDesk)
2. Using your library account
Go to the Health Sciences Library homepage (hsl.howard.edu) → Click on the "Databases" link
Choose "Howard" from the drop down menu → Log in with your last name and ID #
Need Assistance? Call 202-804-1520 (Library)
3. Pubmed vs. Pubmed @ Howard
When using PubMed, always go through either secure.howard.edu or hsl.howard.edu so that you can see the "HU Online" link when the full text is available to Howard.
Step 1: If you don't see "HU Online" in the upper right corner, click "Send to" right below the search box → Click "Order" → Click "Order articles".
Step 2: Sign up for (or sign into) a LoansomeDoc account.