About Us

Our Mission and Vision

The mission of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library is to advance and transform education, research, and health care through dynamic technologies, evidence application, and collaborative partnerships. The library contributes to the success of health professionals, students, researchers and the community.


The library is recognized locally and nationally as a leader of intellectual exploration and as a catalyst for innovative discovery.


Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library is a Regional Medical Library (RML) for the Midcontinental Region in the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) awarded by the National Library of Medicine. We are also home to the National Library of Medicine's National Training Center, which offers e-learning and in-person classes related to NLM products and services.


As part of the Health Sciences Center, the library is located south of the School of Medicine. See map.


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Director's Welcome

Welcome to the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library and to its affiliates, the Hope Fox Eccles Health Library, and the Hope Fox Eccles Clinical Library. Whether you are accessing the libraries from your office, home or mobile device, or if you are physically using our campus spaces, we welcome you to explore the many information resources and services at your fingertips. The libraries' faculty and staff are honored to assist you as you discover the many terrific ways to retrieve, analyze and store what you need to be effective at your job or with your learning.


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