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Resident and Fellow Access to UC eResources

The Health Sciences Library (HSL) is open and staff are working both onsite and remotely as we transition back to our normal workflows.  

Library Classes and Workshops

HSL Classes and Workshops: register online for workshops that promote the effective use of PubMed, Scopus, REDCap, Intro to Literature Searching, NLM Biomedical Informatics, RefWorks, Endnote and more. Some workshop webinars are currently on the schedule. 

UC Libraries Classes & Workshops: register for classes offered by all the libraries across UC's Clifton campus

No time to attend a workshop? View recordings of past HSL workshops.

UC Online Learning Opportunities

LinkedIn Learning, provided by UC, is an online educational platform with more than 5,000 technology-related, business, and creative software courses.  It's  designed for all levels of learners and is available whenever and wherever the user is ready to learn.  UC users login with Central Login credentials.


Questions and Consultations

The HSL is here to support you. We encourage you to ask questions or schedule a search consultation. 

Contact HSL Librarians:

ILLiad: Request an Article or Book

ILLiad: Online Article/Book Request System

Request an article either by going directly to the ILLiad request form or making the request through a database.  

Use the ILLiad Request Form

To request an article or book go to: 

  • Click on Health Sciences Library ILLiad Request System and log in using your UC Central login.
  • Fill in the correct request form and submit
  • Receive the article usually within 24-48 hours

Request an Article While Using a Database  (instructions attached below)

Create an Interlibrary Loan ILLiad Account

Create an Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad) account to request articles or books not available at UC.   

  • Enter information into the form that pops up on the screen. 
      If no form pops up, click on “Change User Information”   

(This is in the left-hand sidebar towards the bottom of the screen.)  


  • Fill in all fields on the form. e.g. Name, M Number, UC Email Address, Address  

(Please note: You can use work or home phone number and address. It’s your choice.)  


M Number = e.g. “M12345678 (you will receive an M number with your UC username) 

Daytime Phone = e.g. 999-999-9999" (the form requires dashes) 

Status = “Staff” 

Department = “University Hospital” 


Be sure to click “Submit Information”

Important to access Illiad from the HSL website


  • Having issues creating the Interlibrary Loan ILLiad account or submitting the form?   

Email Gerry Wagner, Head of ILL and Document Delivery at   

Include your name and M number in the message

HSL Spaces

HSL Informatics Lab

The HSL is not reserving its meeting rooms, conference rooms, classrooms, and labs at this time.

Once reservations resume, we invite you to visit the Informatics Lab.

The HSL Informatics Lab is designed for innovative and collaborative hands-on learning experiences. It is a place for UC researchers and graduate students to connect, collaborate, and receive research support services. 

Go to this website for more Information about the lab, the technology and the software available. 

Make a Reservation:  To reserve a computer in the Informatics Lab or the entire space for collaborative work go to this website.

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Phone: 513-556-1424

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