Vision and Goals


The Harriet F. Ginsburg Health Sciences Library (HSL) aspires to become the nation's premier 21st Century health sciences library by providing an information resource collection that is 100% electronic and is available anywhere, anytime, on any device.


To provide College of Medicine students, staff, faculty, and community with evidence-based information resources using the latest innovative technology.


Our goal is to support the education, research, and patient care initiatives of the College of Medicine by:

  • Providing excellent public services
  • Acquiring information resources that are relevant to the curriculum and to specific research initiatives of the College of Medicine with the target of being 100% electronic
  • Providing instant seamless access to medical information resources using the latest innovative technology
  • Providing timely training to faculty and students on the use of HSL technology that will promote and encourage use of HSL e-resources