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A guide to library collections and access for students in the Institute for Biomedical Sciences.

Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library

Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library

The Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library - located in Ross Hall next to the Foggy Bottom/GWU Metro stop - serves the patrons, students, and staff affiliated with the George Washington University Medical Center

Himmelfarb Map 

 Library Hours

Copying & Printing at Himmelfarb

The Himmelfarb Library offers a wide variety of copying and printing services that can be charged to your GWorld card:

Getting Help at Himmelfarb


There are numerous ways of getting help with your library-related research questions:

  • Visit the Himmelfarb Service Desk: Here are our hours 
  • Phone (Reference Desk): 202-994-2962
  • Email a Librarian: Send us an email at
  • Chat: Enter your question into the AskUs IM search box on the right side of our webpages

Off-campus access

Himmelfarb Library provides remote access to nearly all databases, electronic journals, and electronic textbooks.

Click here for additional information on off-campus access.