The Health Sciences Library and Resource Center at Hospital for Special Care provides a variety of services and resources for its staff, the patients and their families, as well as to the community as a whole. These resources are available in the library in print and online. Certain resources can be accessed from home via this website.

Library Services

The Health Sciences Library is open to staff, students and interns in HSC-affiliated programs, patients and their families as well as to librarians from cooperating consortia. Members of the community are welcome to visit the library but should call in advance to arrange a visit and to use the materials onsite. The collection reflects the hospital’s areas of specialization and services.
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Consumer Health Info

Online Health Information

The library provides access to a wide array of professional and consumer health-oriented databases. Public access to Health Library covers general and specific health topics and is available at the hospital as well as from home.

Consumer Health Websites

In addition to our Health Library database, the library continually updates a list of Consumer Health Websites that will be useful to our patients, their families, and others in the community with similar concerns. These websites focus on our areas of specialization and services. If you are looking for information on Adaptive Sports, Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury, Neuromuscular Disorders and more, these websites are reliable and current sources of information.