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Access to the Hirsh Health Sciences Library and use of its resources is restricted to members of the Tufts University community and affiliates.

The Hirsh Health Sciences Library is located in the Arthur M. Sackler Center for Medical Education on the Tufts Boston campus. A valid Tufts University identification card, Tufts Medical Center identification card, Boston Library Consortium card, or HHSL library card is required to enter the building and borrow materials. Please see the Borrowing page for more information on borrowing policies. A valid identification badge should be displayed at all times while in the building. Other visitors must register with the security guard at the entrance.

Means of accessing resources varies according to affiliation with Tufts University. For specific information, click on the link for your affiliation:

Tufts University students, faculty, and staff
Tufts Medical Center Housestaff (residents, interns, and fellows)
Tufts Medical Center Staff
Visiting Faculty, Scholars, and Students
Tufts University Alumni
Associate Membership Program
Boston Library Consortium
New England School of Law Students
Other Affiliation with Tufts University

Call the Library Service Desk at 617-636-6706 or email if you have questions about your access to Tufts University Hirsh Health Sciences Library resources.

Important note to all library users:
As a user of the Tufts University Hirsh Health Sciences Library you accept responsibility for the return of all materials borrowed from any of the Tufts University Libraries or from other libraries through document delivery. All fees incurred for lost, damaged or late items must be paid and failure to pay such fees may result in a loss of library privileges, an attachment of wages, or additional charges on term bills. You also agree to abide by all HHSL policies and you are responsible for copyright compliance as well as Tufts University policies concerning the responsible use of resources.