The University of Connecticut Pharmacy Library is located in the Pharmacy/Biology Building behind Torrey Life Sciences. The address is 69 North Eagleville Rd.
The Pharmacy library supports the information and research needs of the students, faculty and alumni of the School of Pharmacy and related areas. The Pharmacy Library has collections of books, journals and media related to research in our primary subject specialties, including pharmacy practice, pharmacology, toxicology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacognosy, immunology, and pharmaceutical sciences.
Services include reference assistance and library instruction. General help with library use is provided by student assistants at the service desk. The Pharmacy Librarian provides more specific reference and research consultations. Formal library instruction sessions are provided upon faculty request. The Pharmacy Library also maintains a class reserve service for the School of Pharmacy courses. Materials placed on reserve at the request of a faculty member must be used in the Pharmacy Library. A photocopier and scanner are available in the Pharmacy Library.
Access to various databases and the Internet is available on the Pharmacy library public work stations, which give access to a variety of databases. Among these are HOMER, the University of Connecticut Libraries Electronic Catalog; the Internet; and other databases, including MEDLINE, International Pharmaceutical Abstracts, and Micromedex. Assistance with electronic searching is available. Phoning ahead for an appointment with the librarian is suggested.
Sharon Giovenale, Pharmacy Librarian
Telephone: (860) 486-2218
Fax: (860) 486-4998
The Pharmacy Library is located in Room 228 on the second floor of the Pharmacy/Biology Building, 69 North Eagleville Road.