Patrons with Disabilities

In an effort to provide the best possible service and ensure access to the Health Science Center Library Collection and services for patrons with disabilities, the HSC Library provides a number of special services. Persons who wish to take advantage of these services should inquire at the Information Desk on the 1st floor.

  • Assistance in retrieving and using Library resources is available at all Library public service desks.
  • Telephone reference is available. Please call or email.
  • For patrons with hearing impairments, call the Florida Relay Center at 1-800-955-8770 (voice) or 1-800-955-8771 (TTY).
  • Wheelchair access to computer workstations is available. Photocopy machines also are accessible to persons in wheelchairs – please ask at the Information Desk on the 1st floor if you require assistance.¬†Special requests may be directed to the Circulation Coordinator. Please call or email.

Sensory friendly spaces

Two Energy Pods are available on the 2nd floor of the library. Energy Pods feature a privacy visor, built in speaker and music, and a gentle wake sequence of programmed lights and vibrations. There are also individual study rooms available for checkout.

Additional resources