The NIH Library is an open stacks biomedical research library whose collection and services are developed to support the programs of the National Institutes of Health and selected U.S. Department of Health and Human Services agencies.
Policies & Procedures
The NIH Library is making every effort to ensure that the information
available on our Web site is accessible to all users, compliant with
Section 508 standards, and compatible with screen readers and other
assistive technologies. Contains other information regarding viewing our
For the Public
Information for the general public about access and services from the Library.
Library Privileges and Borrowing
A statement of policy on borrowing privileges and Library services.
Protecting your privacy is very important to the NIH Library.
Ask A Question
Submit your literature search or another question via an email form. You may expect a response within one business day.
Address & Key Phone Numbers
Address and visitor information.
Announcements and other news features from the NIH Library. Sign up for email alerts from the Library.
A weather station monitors the current weather conditions on the terrace. It updates the data every 10 minutes.
DLS Advisory Committee
The Division of Library Services (DLS) Advisory Committee (DLSAC) provides advice to the Office of Research Services Advisory Committee (ORSAC) on matters pertaining to budget, program, and policy.
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ's about various library related topics.
Green initiatives and projects.
HSRL / HHS Customers
Agency specific login links for HHS Customers and librarian contact information.
Hours and Holiday Hours of Operation
Information about hours of access and the holiday schedule.
Current vacancies available, including links to apply online.
An alphabetical listing of the NIH Library Staff.
Staff Presentations and Publications
Presentations and publications given or authored by NIH Library Staff.
Vision, Mission, Values
The mission of the NIH Library is to foster a customer-focused culture of innovation and service to transform data and information into knowledge.
Web site Illustrations
Learn more about our Web site illustrations "To Cure," "To Collaborate," "To
Discover," "To Respond," "To Renew" created by artist J.W. Stewart.
Last Updated: 2/11/2013 11:51 AM