The Health Sciences Library is physically closed, with the exception of the 24-Hour space (Health System badge is required for entry). Library staff is working remotely to continue to provide services; for more information, visit this page.
The Claude Moore Health Sciences Library is centrally located in the Health System facility and connected to the West Complex (Dept. of Public Health Sciences) and the medical research buildings by raised, enclosed walkways. The library licenses over 4,400 journal titles in the basic and clinical sciences and provides access to over 44,000 electronic and print books and 1,700 multimedia programs. The library’s large collection of databases includes OVID Medline, ScienceDirect, AccessMedicine, Web of Science, UpToDate, and ClinicalKey. For interdisciplinary research, Health System affiliates have access to the entire University of Virginia online holdings, including over 462,000 ebooks, 174,000 journals, and 1,000 databases.The library serves as a biomedical information resource for the University at large, the local community, the Commonwealth through proactive outreach services, and the nation through cooperative programs with other libraries and agencies.