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Anatomage Table available in the library

The Anatomage Table is now available for use in the UTHSC Library.

The Anatomage Table is a sophisticated anatomy education resource that provides many options for viewing and dissecting detailed anatomy models using an intuitive touch screen interface. It includes 3 full body cadavers that are completely annotated and fully dissectible. It contains an image library that has 1,400 models, which include many unique specimens and disease process case studies such as conjoined twins, broken bones, heart defects, etc. Read the rest of this entry »

New Library Staffed Hours (effective August 1, 2017)

Effective August 1, 2017 UTHSC Health Sciences Library will institute a revised schedule of staffed hours for the 2017-18 academic year. As always, UTHSC Library is accessible 24/7/365 for student use and these changes will not impact access to the Library space.

Library staffed hours will be:

Sunday: 2pm-10pm Monday-Thursday: 8am-10pm Friday-Saturday: 8am-5pm

Note: All checked out equipment (such as laptops, heaters, and chargers) must be returned to the staff before closing hours to avoid overdue notices and fines. Read the rest of this entry »

Natural Medicines Database Unavailable

UPDATE (7/17/17): This database is available again.

Natural Medicines (formerly the Natural Standard) is unavailable as of July 10, 2017, due to renewal process with the vendor.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

We will post an update, when access is restored.

Database trial available: The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection

The UTHSC library would like to announce that we’ve been given a new database trial of  The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection through September 30, 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Database trial available: APA Style CENTRAL

The UTHSC library would like to announce that we’ve been given a 60-day trial (from: 6/20/2017 to 8/20/2017) of APA Style CENTRAL®. APA Style CENTRAL is an online platform designed to assist instructors and educate students on the proper application of the rules of APA Style® in their writing. Read the rest of this entry »

Implementing a new interlibrary loan system: ILLiad

The UTHSC Health Sciences Library has moved to a new interlibrary loan system called ILLiad.

Links have been changed on the page “Request Interlibrary Loan” in the library website and UT Links as of May 10, 2017.  Read the rest of this entry »

Notice: Construction in the library this weekend


There will be security contractors working on drilling and cabling in the Alexander Building stairwells during this weekend 5/6-7.

Please be aware of possible noises inside the library and sorry for the inconvenience.

Best wishes for your finals,

Library staff

Welcome our Library Director, Dr. Rick L. Fought

Please help us welcome our Library Director, Dr. Rick L. Fought.

Library Director, Dr. Rick Fought Read the rest of this entry »

Lamar Alexander Building LOBBY will be CLOSED for renovation from March 13.

The library will remain open, however the Lamar Alexander Building LOBBY will be CLOSED for renovation from March 13.

All students and faculty will need to enter and exit the building from the north (Madison Ave.) side of the basement level.

A card swipe has been installed and everyone has access just as they did on the ground level.

Also, the elevators will be disabled from exiting on the lobby level.

In case of an emergency, people will exit the building from the stairs, directly out the building and not through the lobby.

We apologize for this inconvenience.

Library Vending Survey

The survey was closed on April 4, 2017.


If you are interested in getting different food options in the library, please help us by taking the Library Vending Survey.

Go to Survey