Reference

Borland Library staff are here to support your clinical, research, and teaching information needs by helping you locate quality, up-to-date information. Internet access to the online catalog, and numerous databases and resources is also available in the Computer Lab to further assist your information needs. Referrals to other information sources, both local and national, will be made when necessary. Reference services can be requested at the Reference/Circulation desk, by phone or e-mail. You can also send us a reference question by completing the electronic submission Reference Form.

Literature Searching

The Library provides a fee-based literature database search service both for affiliated and non-affiliated users. Charges are dependent upon the affiliation status and the number of references retrieved per search. To submit a request, please complete the Literature Search form at https://library.health.ufl.edu/about-us/other-libraries/borland-health-sciences-library-jacksonville/borland-library-request-a-literature-search/. Usual turnaround time for searches is 1-3 days.

Off-Campus Access to Library Resources

Off-campus Access is available to University of Florida faculty, staff and students only and provides off-campus access to all University of Florida licensed resources. This includes databases, full-text journals and textbooks. A GatorLink Account or a 14-digit Library Number (Gator One ID or Borland’s library card) is required.