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 articles
and chapters from 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 (firstname.lastname) and password through the AKU VPN service.
Indexing of Pakistani Journal Articles
(AKUMEDLIT) Bibliography of Medical Literature of Pakistan an in-house index is
accessible through AKU portal via intranet. We have covered all the issues of
journals approved by the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) as well
as non approved journals which are published regularly or irregularly and recieved
by the Aga Khan University Health
Sciecnes Library. These received contents are indexed regularly, user may brows
these contents through our library webpage.
FHS Library conducts information literacy sessions commonly known as user
education for students, faculty and staff, and orientation sessions for all new
classes of medical college, School of Nursing and Midwifery (SONAM) and PGME programmes. Users can
register for these sessions or walk-in-training for use of the library
resources and services.