News and Events

September 2021

The Health Sciences Library is now open to all OSU students, faculty and staff via card swipe access to Prior Hall. Until further notice: in alignment with university guidelines, all individuals… more
The Health Sciences Library is pleased to offer extended library access (ELA) as a service to our visitors. ELA refers to pre-approved access to the library outside of normal library operating… more

August 2021

We're making it easier for our off-campus website visitors to access HSL online resources! Now, simply find the resource you're looking for on the HSL homepage or anywhere in the website, click on… more
The LWW Medical Education Health Library, funded by the new EdTech Incubator initiative, is now available.  The health library provides interactive online access to 35 textbooks on core topics… more

April 2021

A journal article illustration by HSL Medical Visuals Lead Medical Illustrator, Anthony Baker, was selected for the cover of the October 2020 issue of Acta Neurochirurgica. Tony was also the model… more

March 2021

Kerry Dhakal, MAA, MLS, HSL Research and Education Librarian, Assistant Professor, co-authored a systematic review that earned the 2020 Paper of the Year Award from the American Journal of Health… more

January 2021

Welcome to the Health Sciences Library's Renovated 3rd Floor!   The HSL's 3rd floor has been transformed from generally a single, large space into several distinct zones, in response to student… more

August 2020

At the Health Sciences Library, we work to: foster meaningful change; promote diversity and inclusion across our organization; and provide reliable and accessible health information to many different… more

March is National Nutrition Month according to the National Health Observances from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The Library for Health Information has plenty of nutrition… more
New this spring semester, librarians at the HSL are offering small group consultations where you can get help with a few others with similar questions. The sessions are comparable to an individual… more
Prior Hall and the Health Sciences Library are closed until further notice. In accordance with local, state and national directives to increase social distancing and to maintain the health of our… more
April is National Alcohol Awareness Month as well as National Donate Life Month according to the National Health Observances from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The Library for… more
  Don't forget! Art Show submission forms are due on February 14.  Save the date for the Art Show Reception: Tuesday, March 3, 4—6 pm in Meiling Lobby     Do you like to paint, draw, stitch, or… more
The Health Sciences Library provides access to electronic books, databases, journals and more that can be used to support virtual learning.  This page provides helpful information and tips for using… more
Third Annual Humanism in Medicine Last Lecture Series  Featuring Christopher Ellison, MD, FACS. Academy Professor, Robert M. Zollinger Professor Emeritus, Department of Surgery, The Ohio State… more
An updated version of PubMed is now available. The new PubMed will become the default in spring 2020 and will ultimately replace the legacy version.   Features of the new PubMed include improved… more
Visit HSL's Covid-19 guide at  This specially constructed guide pulls together research and clinical guidelines on topics connected to COVID-19.

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