Library and Learning Resources

Library Resources

M.D. Anderson Library, UH Campus

General information: 713-743-1050

Map/Directions: Library Map or UH Map

Webpages:

M.D. Anderson Library Homepage

Pharmacy Resources at M.D. Anderson Library

Contact for M.D. Anderson Pharmacy Collection: 

Cherie Turner, Chemical Sciences Librarian
ckturner2@uh.edu
713-743-9768

Normal Library Hours for Fall 2013/Spring 2014*:

Monday - Thursday: 7 a.m. - 12:45 a.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. - 12:45 a.m.

*Library typically operates extended hours during finals and reduced hours during academic year breaks (check library website for details).

Library Services:

Library Collections of books, electronic books, databases, journals, and electronic journals in the areas of pharmacy, pharmacology, pharmaceutics, applied therapeutics, medicinal chemistry, and toxicology. Many textbooks are on reserve for library use, older editions are in the circulating collection, and electronic versions are accessible from databases. The circulating collection is continually updated and reflects the latest scholarship in a range of fields. More than 100 electronic books address pharmacy-related topics.

Journals:
Access is available to more than 600 pharmacy-related, full-text electronic journals through the UH Libraries. A print collection of 92 journals is also maintained by the Library. Access to an additional 2,500 full-text medical journals is available when students apply for access to the HAM-TMC Library.

 

Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center (HAM-TMC) Library

Location: 1133 John Freeman Blvd., 77030

General information: 713-795-4200

Map/Directions: TMC Map or HAM-TMC Parking/Directions

Webpages:

HAM-TMC Homepage

HAM-TMC Catalog Search

 

HAM-TMC Contact:

Jesse Gonzalez, Assistant Director of Circulation
713-799-7148

Library Hours:

Monday-Thursday: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Services: Library collections are available in print and/or electronic formats, currently providing access to 7,103 electronic journals, 227 databases, 8,206 electronic books and 355,356 bound journals; online and in-person Reference and assistance; Interlibrary Loan (ILL); and computers, photocopiers and fax machines.

 

UHCOP Learning Resource Center (LRC)

Location: Science & Research Bldg. 2, Room 133

LRC Hours:

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed Saturday/Sunday and University holidays

Services: Group study area, individual study carrels, and computer/printers available for College of Pharmacy students/faculty/staff.

Contact:

Shara Zatopek, Associate Dean for Operations
713-743-1262
szatopek@uh.edu

 

Computer Labs

Locations: SR2 Room 134 and TMC Rooms 220/221.

Hours:

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday
Closed Saturday/Sunday and University holidays


Computers/Equipment: Pentium IV with Windows 7, DVD/CD-RW and USB drives, and 19-inch monitors; printers with quoto-based student accounts 

Available software: Office 2010, Adobe Reader, Clinical Pharmacology, Micromedex, Facts and Comparison, Lexi-Comp Online, Internet Explorer, Firefox.

 

For other Online Technology Resources, please visit the Information Technology page.