Need To Know

  • July 4th Holiday Hours and Closing @Hardin Library

      The Hardin Library will be closed Sunday, July 3 and Monday, July 4th for the 4th of July Holiday. The Hardin Library will be open Saturday, July 2 from 10am-6pm. The 24-hour study is available whenever the library is closed to […]

  • Libraries partner with City of Literature for ‘Stories from Ukraine’ project

    Local libraries are teaming up with the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature to celebrate Ukraine during the week of June 13. The “Stories from Ukraine” project is a series of videos that offer a chance for viewers to better understand […]

  • Medical Library Association Spring 2022 Hardin Staff Activities

    Hardin Librarians are active in the Medical Library Association.  The annual conference is in New Orleans, May 3-6, 2022. Jennifer Deberg, a 2022 RTI (Research Training Institute) Fellow is presenting a poster: Exploring DNP (Doctorate […]

  • National Poetry Month Selections From Hardin Library Student Employees

    April is National Poetry Month, and these are poems selected by our student employees. Selections by Josh Hart stonewall to standing rock by Julian Talamantez Brolaski (entire poem) who by the time it arrived had made its plan heretofore […]

  • John Martin Rare Book Room @Hardin Library Open House 2022 Book List

    Visit the John Martin Rare Book Room at Hardin Library for the annual open house, Wednesday, April 20, from 4pm-7pm. All are welcome/family friendly! Masks encouraged.  This is an in-person event. The following books will be on display: […]

  • Return or Renew Books Due in June 2022

    All loans due in June, 2022 should be returned or renewed (re-loaned).  Materials due in June 2022 must be renewed or returned by October 1 to avoid being billed a replacement charge. You may renew your loans: by signing into my account […]

  • Celebrating Our Student Workers

    During National Student Employment Week and every day, we celebrate all of our student workers. They’re critical to nearly every aspect of Libraries’ operations and their service is greatly appreciated. Eleven members of the Libraries […]

  • Conservator’s Corner | Saving The Morgagni

    By Beth Stone, MFA Collections Conservator, University of Iowa Libraries When volumes arrive in conservation, the first step is a quick assessment. Often this entails physical inspection of a cart of 30-80 items, ticking off from a […]


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.