Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library

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Contact us by phone or by submitting a help ticket below.

  • Call the Circulation desk: 513-558-0127 (during Library hours)
  • Call to leave a detailed message: 513-558-1433 (after hours)
  • For IT questions: 513-556-4357 or 866-397-3382 (toll free)

UC Health staff: if you need remote library access, please complete our new form here.

Additional resources:


The Care / Crawley and Medical Sciences building where the Health Sciences Library is located requires UC i.d. for entry.

HSL Spring Semester hours will be:

  • Monday-Thursday: 8am-10:00pm
  • Friday: 8am-6:00pm
  • Saturday: CLOSED
  • Sunday: 12pm-8:00pm  
Beginning June 6 and until July 22, HSL Summer hours will be:
  • Monday-Friday: 8am-6:00pm
  • Saturday: CLOSED
  • Sunday: 12pm-8:00pm

Exceptions: The library will be closed on May 30 in observation of Memorial Day, June 20 for Juneteenth Independence Day, and July 4 for Independence Day.

HSL Library News

UC Libraries closed Memorial Day, Monday, May 30

All University of Cincinnati Libraries locations will be closed Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day. Regular library hours for all locations will resume Tuesday, May 31. Have a safe holiday.

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The HSL is an ambassador of the Network of the National Library of Medicine Region 6 Partner Outreach Program.


Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library

231 Albert Sabin Way
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0574
Phone: 513-558-0127 • Fax: 513-558-2682