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Strauss Health Sciences Library

The Strauss Health Sciences Library at the Anschutz Medical Campus offers a wealth of print and online information resources. If you have any questions, feel free to call the library at 303-724-2152 or use the Ask Us! online service at

The Strauss Health Sciences Library has also put together a special subject guide for pharmacy students, located at


1. Bookmark the Library Website

2. Access the Library from Home or Work

You will be prompted to enter your PassportID when you use our databases and other online resources remotely. Test your access at this web page:

3. Find Journals

Search journals using the Journal search tab on the upper right of the library home page, or, go to and choose the Journals search tab.

4. Search HSL, the Library Catalog for Books and A/V Materials

Use the IMPULSE catalog to discover which books, videos, and other print resources are available at the Strauss Health Sciences Library. Request items from other local libraries and renew checked out items,

5. Use Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Services

Photocopies and/or loans of items not available at the library may be requested from the interlibrary loan/photocopy service. This fee based service is offered at no direct cost to students, thanks to support from student fees and campus administration. For more information, call 303-724-2111 or visit the Interlibrary Loan web page at

6. Discover the Information Commons

The first floor Information Commons provides computers with MS Office, Internet access, instructional software and four scanning workstations. Endnote bibliographic software is available on all workstations. Read more on the web: Bookstore printing accounts may be used in the library. Two-sided printing is available.

7. Ask for Help

If you encounter any problems or have any questions, simply ask a library staff member for assistance. Visit the Ask A Librarian web page,, for chat, email, or telephone access.

8. Visit the Library in Person

The Strauss ​Health Sciences Library on the Anschutz Medical Campus faces Montview Boulevard, north of Building 500.

9. Learn More

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