Library Statistics

Statistical Information on the Hardin Library
for the Health Sciences based on 2013/2014 fiscal year:

Net Square Feet
54,958
Study Seats
425
Public Workstations
72
Group Study Rooms
7
Individual Study Rooms
16
Computer Labs
3
Computer Classrooms (25 computers each)
2
Basic Skills Simulation Center
1
24-Hour access Area with five (5) computers
Wireless access throughout building
Professional & Scientific Staff
10
Merit Staff
7
Student Workers (FTE)
9
Health Sciences Related Journals in All Formats
15,500
Health Sciences Related Databases
235
Books (monographs in any format)
235,743
Articles Borrowed from Other Libraries
5,989
Total Collection Expenditures
$3,091,622
Health sciences users have access to all materials at other University of Iowa Libraries
Services include:
Research consultations
Quick answers to questions
User instruction: curriculum-based and general audience
Interlibrary Loan
Remote access for online collection
Outreach to Iowa
Borrowing privileges for Iowans
Research consultations for Iowans
Consultation and support to health professionals and librarians throughout Iowa
Scholarly communication initiatives
User instruction on consumer health information