Need To Know

  • Provisional Patents

    Disclaimer: The Lichtenberger Engineering Library is not a legal entity and no one on staff is a lawyer.  This guide is purely for helping you learn about and search for patents.  If you need legal assistance, please consult a licensed […]

  • Hardin Library CLOSED For Home Football Games

    Hardin Library will be closed on days there is a home Iowa football game. The 24-hour study will be available to all University of Iowa affiliates. During home football games, parking lots are closed, and bus routes are disrupted. If you […]

  • Low Cost Color and B&W Printing Available

    Color and black and white printing are available at the Hardin Library. Students and all University of Iowa affiliates can make printouts and the charges go on your U-Bill. Black and white printing 3 cents per sideColor printing 15 cents […]

  • Still Time To Submit Fall Reserve Requests

    We are currently working on course reserves for Fall 2023. If you have materials you would like to place on course reserve, please submit an online “Hardin Library – Place Items on Reserve” form […]

  • Collections management, writ large: Inside the UI Libraries Annex

    This remarkable facility boasts towering shelves, millions of volumes, and a satellite—and that’s just the beginning. The University of Iowa Libraries Annex sits on the outskirts of Iowa City, tucked between warehouses and against […]

  • Heather Healy Appointed Distinguished Member of Academy of Health Information Professionals

    Heather Healy, MA, MLS, AHIP was appointed a distinguished member of the Academy of Health Information Professionals (AHIP) in May. The Academy of Health Information Professionals is a professional development and career recognition […]

  • New Big Ten Open Books First Collection provides open access to scholarly monographs

    The university librarians of the Big Ten Academic Alliance have launched the Big Ten Open Books project, a collaboration between the university presses and libraries of the Big Ten Academic Alliance. The first 100-title collection centered […]

  • Residents: Services For You!

    Welcome Residents!  We are here to help you be successful. We have librarians for every subject. Find yours now! Guide to services we provide Download useful mobile apps for free, including clinical tools like UpToDate and DynaMed Plus


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.