Medical, Research and Information Technology

NSU MD students have two major campus library resources: the Health Professions Divisions Medical Library and the Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center, with full in-person and online access to both.

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NSU Health Professions Divisions (HPD) Medical Library

The HPD Medical Library, within a short walk to the M.D. College's classroom areas, includes more than 17,000 print volumes, 700+ electronic books, and 8,000+ active medical/health journal subscriptions in both print and digital formats, plus study space. Many of the available electronic texts are required textbooks in various courses. The HPD Medical Library also provides a dedicated librarian who specializes in supporting research inquiries for students and faculty within the M.D. College.

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Dig Deeper

The NSU Health Professions Division Medical Library offers:

HPD Medical Library Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 7 a.m. to midnight
Friday: 7 a.m. - 9 p.m
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. - midnight

Reference Desk Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Nearby study center includes private study rooms during these same hours.
"Night owl" study center hours offered throughout high-volume times of the year.

The Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center

At five stories and 325,000 square feet, the Alvin Sherman Library is among the largest library buildings in Florida, with full collections of research materials, as well as specialized medical science and education databases.

  • Ample reading niches
  • 22 study rooms
  • 1,000 user seats
  • Wireless internet service
  • Café
  • Classes on how to use research tools & resources, with professional library staff on hand

Visit Alvin Sherman Library