Need To Know

  • Student worker spotlight: Cassandra Parsons

    When Hawkeye senior Cassandra Parsons arrived on the University of Iowa from her hometown of Williamsburg, Iowa, she knew that a student job would be a key part of her time as an undergraduate. And when Parsons, an English and creative […]

  • UI Hardin Library to celebrate 50 years and fourth floor renovations to improve user experience

    Hardin Library for the Health Sciences at the University of Iowa Libraries is recognizing two milestones in May 2024: the completion of a major renovation to its fourth floor, including the John Martin Rare Book Room, and serving students, […]

  • In pictures: 50 years of Hardin Library for the Health Sciences

    (Exhibit curated by Damien Ihrig, curator for the John Martin Rare Book Room, and Helen Spielbauer, creative coordinator, Hardin Library) 50 years ago this fall, the University of Iowa opened the Health Sciences Library, later named in […]

  • Check out the new Iowa Research Online

    Have you heard the news? Iowa Research Online (IRO) is new and improved! Staff at the University of Iowa Libraries have been hard at work on a new interface that goes way beyond the traditional institutional repository. We’re the first […]

  • Get expert help with your data management plan

    Do you need a data management and sharing plan (DMSP) for your grant proposal? The University of Iowa Libraries Research Data Services can help! Brian Westra, data services librarian, is available to help you create a data management plan […]

  • UI Libraries inks new Cold Spring Harbor open access agreement

    The University of Iowa Libraries are pleased to announce a new transformative agreement with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press (CSHLP), an internationally renowned publisher of books, journals, and electronic media in genetics and […]

  • Using UILink to access full-text content

    Full-text content from databases is often available using the UILink button. UILink is the tool that bridges our search tools like InfoHawk+, PubMed, and other databases to our subscriptions and full-text content. Make your experience […]

  • Congratulations to the five Hardin librarians listed as co-authors since Jan. 1

    Since the start of 2024, five of the librarians on staff at the Hardin Library for the Health Sciences have been listed as co-authors of published research. We’re always excited to collaborate with our library users, whose important work […]


NNLM Region 6 - Partner Outreach Program - Ambassador OrganizationThe Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM)’s Region 6 Regional Medical Library (RML) is located at Hardin Library for the Health Sciences at the University of Iowa. By collaborating, training, and funding health centers, health departments, community organizations, as well as medical, public, and school libraries in a 7 state region, the office supports the mission of the NNLM to advance the progress of medicine and improve public health through access to health information.