Lending & Reference
Book Lending Service
All registered users are entitled to borrow two books for a period of 14 days. For further details inquire at the circulation desk for your eligibility.
Reference Desk provides a single point of contact to the library patrons for their particular and special information needs like provide citation verification service on request for references with missing bibliographical information and also inform the users regarding the impact factor of the journals.
Remote Access to Online Databases
The online databases can be accessed off-campus wherever the internet can be accessed. You can read, print, and download 8,000 e-journals and 25,000 e-books 24 hours a day, seven days a week anywhere at your convenience. Your access is through your AKU system/windows login username (xxx.yyy) and password through the following link: https://vpn.aku.edu.
Indexing of Pakistani Journal Articles
Medical Journals published in Pakistan are indexed by FHS Library and can be searched using FHS Library online catalogue.
The FHS Library conducts Information Literacy sessions for faculty and staff and orientation sessions for all new classes of Medical College and School of Nursing etc. Users can register for In Session or Walk-in-Training for use of the library resources.