University of FloridaHealth Science Center Libraries

Request a Literature Search

What it is:   A search of relevant literature performed by a Reference Librarian.
Fee:   Free for HSC faculty and staff with a valid UF ID#; other requestors, see rates below.

For further assistance, please read more information about searches or call the Reference desk
at (904) 244-3240 during normal business hours.

Required information is noted with an asterisk (*) below.


*Full Name
*Current UF status Faculty Resident Staff Non-UF
Student (not for class credit)
UF College/Department
Company, if Non-UF
*Mailing Address
*Address (cont'd.)
*Phone number
Fax Number
*Email address
*Please contact me via Telephone   Fax   Email

Search Instructions
- If you have particular databases (see database descriptions) that you
want a librarian to search, please indicate below; otherwise, the choice will be made at the
professional searcher's discretion.

*Databases to search: *Limit the search to:
MEDLINE/PubMed English Human
BIOSIS (includes Biological Abstracts) Other Languages Animal
CAB Infant, newborn Child (2-5)
CANCERLIT Infant (1-23 mo.) Child (6-12)
CINAHL Adolescent (13-18) Adult (19-44)
ERIC (education database) Middle Age (45-64) Aged (65+)
International Pharmaceutical Abstracts Aged (80+)  
TOXLINE  *Print Abstracts?   Yes   No
Web of Science  *Years to Cover:
Other (please specify)
 Number of citations expected:
*Information Requested:
(Please describe in sentences--they help us understand connections better than word lists. List a relevant article, if known.)

Billing Information
- Please mark payment and Delivery method:
Billing address, if different than mailing address above:
*Payment by:   Invoice Cash/Check (upon pickup) 
       No charge for HSC Faculty (Search with first 100 abstracts) 
*Method of Delivery:   Email   Fax (see fees below) 
Pick up ($2.00 surcharge up to 20 pgs; $.10 for each additional pg.)
For Non-UF only (If applicable):
Please provide us with a way to reference your search, such as a Case/File #

Super Search Charges
UF requests
Non-UF requests
HSC-Jacksonville faculty only**
Base literature search charge
Includes up to 100 citations, with or without abstracts
no charge
Additional 50 citations
Fax of search results
$5 up to 20 pgs; $5 for each additional 10 pgs.
Please Select One
* I agree to pay the above charges as applicable to my search request, based upon number of citations and method of Delivery. I understand that payment is due when services are rendered or within 30 days of receiving an invoice.
** I am a faculty member in the Health Science Center- Jacksonville. My Library Card number is:
example (do not use dashes):

Borland Library Reference
University of Florida Health Science Center Libraries
653-1 West 8th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209-6511

Phone: 904-244-3240
Fax: 904-244-3191