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Public Health: HSLS Basics

Using Falk Library

Falk Library is the main library for HSLS.  The following information will help get you started at Falk:

For more information about using HSLS resources in the library or online, see the HSLS home page.

University Library System (ULS)

ULS collections cover a range of topics related to public health.  They are open to all Pitt students.

Accessing Full Text Articles

Videos to get you started:

The PDF linked below gives detailed instructions on several approaches to finding fulltext articles available through Pitt subscriptions.

Using Library Resources Off-Campus

To access HSLS library resources from off-campus, follow these steps:

  1. From the HSLS home page navigate to the e-resource (database, journal, online book) you want to access.
  2. Click on the link to the e-resource.
  3. The Pitt Passport pop up box will appear.
  4. Enter you Pitt Computer Account username and password.
  5. The e-resource is now ready to be used.

For remote access to work correctly, your Web browser must be set to accept cookies. You must also have a current Pitt computer account. For help with your computer account, call 412-624-4357 (available 24/7) or e-mail the CSSD Help Desk

Public Health Informationist

Barbara Folb
Falk Library of the Health Sciences
200 Scaife Hall

Graduate School of Public Health
Crabtree Hall, A751
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