Reference Services

Online Reference Services

Reference questions emailed to MyLibraryELP@ttuhsc.eduare instantly submitted to multiple reference librarians. The first available librarian will fill your request.

Local Reference Services

Click here to contact a reference librarian in El Paso by telephone or e-mail.

Library Orientations

TTUHSC Reference librarians can provide group orientations to teach faculty and students how to access online resources. Basic library orientations introduce the audience to the library catalog, literature databases, and online journals. To schedule an orientation, please contact a librarian at the campus with which you are affiliated.

Personalized Instruction

The TTUHSC reference staff can assist in the identification of appropriate library resources and provide personalized literature database instruction to TTUHSC faculty, staff, and students. Individuals are welcome either to stop by the Reference Department or to schedule an appointment with a Reference Librarian. To schedule an appointment, please contact a Reference Librarian at the campus with which you are either registered or affiliated.

Tailored Instruction

TTUHSC faculty members are welcome to schedule a library instruction session for a specific class. The session will be tailored to the needs of the class, ranging from basic library skills to specific literature database searching. To schedule a tailored class session, please contact a Reference librarian at the campus with which you are affiliated.

Library Electives

The TTUHSC Library offers several library electives to students. Students are encouraged to speak to their advisors for further information.

Mediated Search Service

Our Reference Librarians are available to conduct mediated searches using a biomedical and other allied health databases in any medical or healthcare subject. Click here for more information.

Library Instruction Request Form

Click here to schedule a Library instruction.