Print and other Physical Collections

The Health Sciences Library acquires or provides electronic access to books, journals, media materials, databases, and a variety of other non-print materials. Most items owned in print or non-print formats are arranged by subject using the National Library of Medicine Classification, and can be found within a Location by their call numbers. Print journals are arranged alphabetically by title.

All titles in the collection may be found using the Catalog.


Arrangement of collections

BOOK COLLECTION
Books 1990 – present Third floor. View floorplan of third floor
Books to 1989 Basement. View basement floorplan
Reference Collection First floor. View floorplan of first floor
Oversize Books All Oversize Books Basement, regardless of date. View basement floorplan
Printed Indexes/Abstracts Basement. View basement floorplan
JOURNAL COLLECTION
Current Journals Fourth floor. View floorplan of fourth floor
Bound Journals 1990 – present Fourth floor. View floorplan of fourth floor
Bound journals to 1989 Basement. View basement floorplan
HSL Foreign Journals Off-site. If this location is listed in the UNC-Chapel Hill libraries Catalog, use ILLiad to retrieve specific articles or request an entire volume for a one week checkout or in-library use.
AUDIOVISUALS/MICROFORMS
Educational Media
(Audiovisuals & DVDs)
First floor. View floorplan of first floor
Educational Media
(Slide sets)
Basement. View basement floorplan
Microforms (including equipment for viewing/printing) Basement. View basement floorplan
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
Historical collections, instruments and realia Fifth floor. To schedule an appointment to use the materials, please call 919-962-0500 during regular business hours Monday – Friday.
Last modified: 06/09/20