Health Sciences Libraries

Right info, right time, @your fingertips

Providing premier clinical reference, point-of-care and journal literature

Our libraries provide clinical staff, researchers, scientists, patients and members of the community with access to clinical, evidence-based practices, journal articles, books and research-housed in digital resources.

Health Sciences Libraries for clinical researchers
Our main Health Sciences Library is located at the Henry Hood Center for Health Research in Danville. There are also several regional locations, including Wilkes-Barre, Scranton and Lewistown. At each facility, Geisinger staff has 24/7 access to the physical library, as well as 24/7 secure remote access to all electronic journals, books, and other resources.

Physical libraries offer computer access (including EPIC), individual and group study areas and printing/copying.

Health Library professionals can assist with:

  • Literature searches
  • Document delivery
  • Set up current awareness tools
  • Emailed table-of-contents (ETOC) service
  • Auto-alerts for topics that meet your needs
  • Journal clubs copyright compliant via RefWorks
  • Formatting citations in article bibliographies

 Library education group/individual instruction can help with:

  • How to use the databases
  • RefWorks
  • Mobile apps

Locations 

Locations, hours & contact information

Health Sciences Library at Geisinger Medical Center, lower level of the Henry Hood Center for Health Research

  • 7 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday; closed Saturday and Sunday
  • Circulation desk: 570-271-6463
  • Reference/database services: 570-271-6288 or 570-271-8198
  • Fax: 570-271-5738
  • hsl@geisinger.edu

Health Sciences Library at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, main floor in the education wing

  • 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Monday - Friday; closed Saturday and Sunday
  • 570-808-7809
  • Fax: 570-808-7682

Health Sciences Library at Geisinger Community Medical Center, B-wing, first floor

  • 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday; closed Saturday and Sunday
  • 570-703-8197
  • Fax: 570-703-8902

Jane B. Karn Health Sciences Library at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital

  • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday - Friday; closed Saturday and Sunday
  • 717-242-7242
  • Fax: 717-242-7245

For patients, families and community 

For patients, families and the community, visit our Community Health Library

Community Health Library at Geisinger Medical Center, Bush Pavilion

  • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday - Friday; closed Saturday and Sunday
  • 570-271-5638
  • Fax: 570-271-5635
  • chrl@geisinger.edu