The HPL is located on the Brookdale Campus, 425 East 25th Street. HPL supports the curricular and research needs of Hunter College's Schools of the Health Professions, consisting of the Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing and the School of Health Sciences. It also serves several research institutes at Brookdale, namely the Brookdale Center on Aging, the Center for Community and Urban Health, and the Center for Environmental & Occupational Health.
The library has 26,500 volumes and 224 professional journals housed in its 10,000 sq./ft. In addition, full-text articles from over 50,000 journals are accessible via the library's electronic resources. The library provides seating for 212 (156 in the library and 56 computers).
Health Profession Library Information
Address: 425 East 25th Street, New York, NY 10010
Health Profession Tools
Citation Guides: Links to citation guides.
E-Books: Links to the E-Books on health and related topics.
Health Databases: Links to all of the health databases available to students.
Instruction and Tutorials: The librarians at the Health Professions Library provide student and new faculty library orientation sessions as well as information literacy classes tailored to specific courses per request of faculty, individual students or working groups. These sessions are offered during class times, by special appointment, and on an ad hoc basis during library hours as time and staffing permit. Please contact Professor John Carey (firstname.lastname@example.org) to arrange a library instruction session.
Hunter's Health Professions Library (HPL) supports the curricular and research needs of Hunter College's: