The Health Sciences Library's Information Desk is located within the Knowledge Center on the lobby level of the Hammer Building.
|Monday - Thursday||9 am to 7 pm|
|Friday||9 am to 5 pm|
|Sunday||Noon to 8 pm|
15 minutes before closing time all circulation transactions should be completed.
The Knowledge Center space will remain open for 24-hour access to CUMC students, faculty, and staff only. At the end of staffed hours, library staff will check IDs. Knowledge Center guests without a CUMC ID will be asked to leave. CUMC patrons will have after-hours access via card swipe.
The Columbia University Libraries website has a calendar view for the other library location hours.
The service desk will be closed on the following holidays for the 2017/2018 academic year. The Knowledge Center space will remain accessible via card swipe to CUMC students, officers, and full-time staff.
|Labor Day||September 3-4, 2017|
|Election Day||November 7, 2017 (desk open 12pm to 5pm)|
|Thanksgiving||November 23-26, 2017|
|Christmas||December 22-25, 2017|
|New Year's Day||December 29, 2017 - January 1, 2018|
|Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday||January 15, 2018|
|President's Day||February 19, 2018|
|Memorial Day||May 28, 2018|
|Independence Day||July 4, 2018|
The Knowledge Center closes one Friday each month for cleaning.
|Friday||November 17, 2017|
|Friday||December 22, 2017|
|Friday||January 12, 2018|
|Friday||February 23, 2018|
Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
Monday - Friday, 9am to 5pm.
Archives & Special Collections
Monday - Friday, 9:15am to 4:45pm, by appointment only. Telephone and email reference is available. Please contact the Archives & Special Collections at email@example.com for more information.