The Reference faculty and staff are available and eager to help you locate and retrieve the information you need. A variety of services may be requested either in person or by telephone, fax, or via the Internet. The HUB is located on the first floor of the Library and serves as the primary service point for your informational needs. Come by or call (205) 934-2230 for more information. You may also chat or submit an Information Request online. Other services offered by the Reference faculty and staff:

  • Librarian-Mediated Database Searching
  • Library users may also request a librarian-mediated computer search on their topic. Trained librarians will conduct a database search on any one of the several hundred databases available for online searching. A web request form is also available. Call (205) 934-2230 for more information.
  • Educational Services
  • Lister Hill Library offers a number of different classes and services in retrieving and managing health information. These include library tours, orientations, information retrieval seminars for particular subject specialties and databases, Internet classes, and consultations on special information needs.  Classes and hands-on workshops may be requested and customized for specific groups. Ask a Librarian or come by the HUB for more information.