UNMC Health Information Service | Leon S. McGoogan Health Sciences Library

The UNMC Health Information Service helps Nebraska residents or patients receiving health care in Nebraska, and their families, find information about health and wellness topics.

In-person service

The library is not open to the public. Guests must be accompanied by a current faculty, staff, or Nebraska Medicine student or staff member from UNMC. A UNMC or Nebraska Medicine ID badge is required to access the building and the library. There are no computers or printing services in the library for patrons.

For wifi access, we recommend the Wigton Heritage Center on level 4 of Wittson Hall near Dunkin’.


This service is intended to provide general information. Only a healthcare professional (doctor, nurse, etc.) can interpret the information for your condition and situation. Please consult your healthcare professional for specific medical questions.

The role of our librarian is to provide access to a range of authoritative material, but they cannot be held responsible for the scientific accuracy or currency of all material in the collection. The information conveyed by the librarians does not constitute legal advice. Librarians will not research legal cases or interpret legal documents. If legal advice is required, User should seek the assistance of a licensed attorney.

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