Most of Hardins electronic resources are licensed for use only for University of Iowa faculty, students, and staff or by any user who is physically on the campus.
If you wish to use a restricted electronic resource you may do so by :
Iowa residents and non-residents can apply for computer privileges which will all access to the Internet as well as the Libraries' online resources. Wireless access available to those 18 years old or older. Application requires a picture identification.
Alumni and non-affiliates wishing to obtain photocopies of articles held at the Hardin Library may do so by completing a journal article request form or by contacting the InterLibrary Loan Office at 319/335-9874. Please note that there are charges associated with this service.
To obtain items not held at the Hardin Library you must use your local public or hospital library or contact a document delivery supplier such as one from the list below.
Please Note: These commercial suppliers are not affiliated with the University of Iowa.
Alumni should feel free to utilize the expert help of Hardin Library staff in answering reference questions. Reference staff members can be contacted by phone at 319/335-9151, through the electronic reference form which can be completed and submitted via the Internet, or by using the instant messenger service. There is no charge for these services.
Hardin Library staff members have access to scores of specialized indexes with which they can search the health sciences literature. Alumni can contact the Hardin Library to request that a literature search be performed on a topic of their choice or they may call the reference/information desk at 319/335-9151. Search results can either be printed and sent to the requestor's home address or e-mailed.