Employees must have a Scientific Library account to check out materials from the Library. Anyone interested in an account should visit the Library, in Building 549 or the ATRF, and complete a form. The form is available for printing here.
An NIH PIV card is necessary for off-site access to the Library’s electronic resources and for access to the document delivery request form. An NIH PIV card or a registered barcode is necessary for checking out materials from the Library’s physical collection.
Only employees may check out books and other circulating materials. All new books and media are displayed on the New Materials Shelf for 2 weeks before circulating.
A copy machine and a microform reader/printer are available for patron use in the Library.
Circulation records are confidential. If you need information from a book that is checked out, please contact us.
Please check the table above to see if your items can be renewed. If a renewal is permitted, you may renew by phone, in person, or online via your
All materials are subject to recall by the Library at any time.