in the use of library resources, catalogs, indexes, and databases.
Librarian-assisted computer literature search.
Library orientation and tours for new users.
in literature, database and information searches.
User Services and Building Locations
The Interlibrary Loan department will
provide, for HUCHS affiliated patrons only, needed materials that
are not owned by HSL. Patrons have the options of having items
faxed, mailed or picked-up. More
Information. or access the ILL Digital Request Form.
Circulation Policies apply to all borrowers of
HSL materials, including faculty, students, and staff. Anyone
who has borrowing privileges at HSL must be registered in the
Circulation system. HSL offers assistance for patrons with disabilities.
Faculty will place on reserve required reading for specific classes.
The Library has two self-service photocopying
machines, located on the First Floor. The copiers require vend
cards with money encoded on them. Money can only be added to vend
cards in five dollar ($5.00) increments not to exceed $25.00 per
vend card at the HU
Bookstore on 2225 Georgia Avenue as well as the iLab (Help
Desk, 202-806-0660). These machines will add $1.00 charge for
the initial blank vend card.
Multimedia Computer Lab
25 computer terminals in the Dr. Harold J. Kaplan Multimedia and
Presentation Room (#119) located on the first floor that can be
used to access electronic databases, Internet, word processiong
as well as email. Printing is unavailable and there are no floppy
disk or CD-ROM drives in the library. In this lab, there are twelve
study correls with audiovisual equipment for use with video or
for the Handicapped
Assistance in retrieving material from
the library collection may be arranged through the Reference Department.
The visually handicapped may reserve a study room to work with
readers or cassette players.
(Frequently Asked Questions)
frequently asked questions on information access, user services,
and directional locations in the LSHSL building.
Policies and Procedures for the Division of Public Services