This page contains relevant information related to the Eccles Health Sciences Library current operations and response to the COVID-19 pandemic including updates to operations, access to online resources, and other helpful links.
We are working to ensure the University of Utah teaching and learning experience remains exceptional. As we continue to support remote teaching and learning, we are developing a phased approach to reopening and resuming access to in-person services when it is safe to do so.
Contact Us From Home
Our chat services are available Monday through Friday 9 AM – 7 PM.
Our collections are available online or through home delivery. Search our catalog for electronic and physical resources. If the item you are interested is available as an electronic copy, the e-version will be supplied to you in place of the physical copy. Email us with the title, author, and year of publication of the item(s) you are interested in or call 801-581-5282.
Students Who Need A Laptop
University of Utah students who need a laptop sent to them, should email Union Services Desk with their name, UNID, phone number, and mailing address. A library laptop will be mailed out within two business days.
On-campus Wireless Access – UConnect
Access on-campus wireless network via uconnect.
Checked Out Materials
We have pushed the due date on your items out and will continue to adjust if necessary. If you have left the state and are not returning in the fall, please let the circulation team know and we will work out a way for you to return them.
All technology items, such as laptops and hotspots, are currently on loan through the end of summer semester.
Books and other items also have extended due dates. Check your email for specific extended due dates on the items you have checked out.
Research & Instruction Support
We will continue to support requests for new electronic materials to be added to course reserve during the closure period, and we will be able to fulfill requests for document delivery electronically during this period as well. If you have questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org regarding course reserve or regarding interlibrary loan and document delivery.
- Off Campus Access – Most library resources are available to current University students, faculty and staff from home or other remote locations. Login with your uNID and get easy access to library resources — article databases, e-journals, and e-books.
- Research Databases A to Z – We offer access to thousands of books, articles, images, charts, and primary sources for all your research and project needs.
- Online Journals
- Research Guides are available to assist you with research, information, and reference
Ask Us (library chat and email, off-campus access information, research consultations, and other questions)
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