Libraries

Effective 5:30pm, Tuesday, March 17th, the Winkler Center will close until futher notice. Winkler Center staff will continue to handle reference and research questions for students, faculty, staff, and UC administrative offices during this closure. Please leave a message at 513.558.5210, or send an email to chhp@uc.edu and we will get back to you as soon as we can. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Winkler Center

The Henry R. Winkler Center for the History of the Health Professions is an archive and exhibit facility chronicling the history of the health sciences primarily in the Cincinnati area. The Winkler Center's over 35,000 volumes of rare and classic works on health history however broaden that scope to include Europe and date back almost 500 years. In addition to its archival collections, books, and medical objects, the Winkler Center also presents public and educational programming, and workshops throughout the year. 

 


News and Events

Eula Bingham 1929-2020

Staff here at the Winkler Center were saddened to hear of the passing over the weekend of great friend and supporter, Eula Bingham. Her long and illustrious career bespoke a dedication to and undying support of American laborers and their right to work in safe and healthy conditions. In addition, she was steadfast in her commitment to […]

UC Libraries seek to archive response and reactions to COVID-19 pandemic

Libraries play an important role in preserving and archiving history — even while history is being made. As we grapple with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the University of Cincinnati Libraries seek to collect information, websites and documents related to how we are living and working during this challenging time. The CoronArchive: Documenting the Coronavirus Pandemic […]

Welcome Back Online from UC Libraries

  Welcome back from Spring Break! While all library physical locations are closed, the University of Cincinnati Libraries remains open online and ready to support teaching, learning and research. During this time of social isolation, libraries play an important role as a provider of resources and information expertise. UC Libraries’ online presence provides access to […]


Contact & Address

OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

Henry R. Winkler Center for the History of the Health Professions
Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0574
Phone: 513-558-5120 | Fax: 513-558-2682 | chhp@ucmail.uc.edu