In keeping with our mission, Life West welcomes researchers who need the services of a health sciences library.
Please see Technology tab for an orientation to the facility.
If you are a patient at the Health Center, please first seek guidance from your chiropractic intern.
If you are interested in obtaining borrowing privileges, see Alumni & Friends tab.
It's more than an index!
Check out the Open Access Library and More Resources and Tweets at the Index to Chiropractic Literature.
Visitors pursuing research in health science and business are welcome to read books and journals, watch videos, and use computers located near the reference desk.
Two week books and journals are in open shelving for self-service. You can browse and use them on site. Reserve books and audiovisuals are available at the circulation desk. Library staff will hold a government issued picture ID while you use these materials in the library.
Collections of interest include:
See the Circulation tab for more information about the borrowing library materials.
Research assistance and customized training are available.
You can always drop in, but making an appointment ensures that a librarian will be available and aware of your goals.
Please phone the reference desk, or send an email request for an appointment. In your message, please include:
Circulation desk staff will refer your call.
Help with research:
ext. 2730 Reference desk
Staff acknowledges your request within 24 hours.
- reference requests
- interlibrary loan requests
- general questions or comments
Reference service is available weekdays 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, when class is in session.
Librarians travel around the library, and may not stay seated at the reference desk.
If you need assistance, with research or library assignments, please ask staff at the circulation desk to locate the librarian.
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