The following are available through the GHS Health Sciences Library. Please call us at 864-455-7176 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Answers to Factual Questions
Library staff are available to answer reference queries on a variety of subjects utilizing library sources. A timely response will be provided.
For viewing audiovisuals in the library, two CD, DVD, and VHS videocassette players are available. Audio-visual equipment does not circulate. For check-out of AV equipment, call the audio-visual department at (864) 455-7983.
The library staff will keep physicians and staff informed on current publications by author/subject searches or by photocopying the table of contents of journals as they arrive in the library.
Books, copies of journal articles, and audio-visuals can be borrowed from other libraries. The cost, determined by the lending library, is $5 to $15 and is passed on to the patron.
We encourage physicians requesting copies of articles to email email@example.com or fax their list to the library at (864) 455-5696. If articles needed for emergency patient care decisions are not available in our library, they can be sent to us usually within the same day.
Upon request, the library staff will provide tours of the library as well as instructions to groups or individuals on the most effective use of library resources. Classes are scheduled periodically on Internet-related topics. Contact the library for a schedule of classes.