Health Science Library
Accessible parking is available east of the building.
The north entrance, west entrance, and south entrance are equipped with power-operated doors and access ramps.
Three elevators are located at the opposite wall of the main south entrance.
Accessible restrooms are located on the first and second floors. They are equipped with a low energy power-operated door and an accessible toilet stall.
Emergency stairwell is located on the east side of the building. Please follow staff instructions in case of an emergency evacuation. Assistance is available for evacuation, if needed.
Health Sciences Library
The Health Sciences Library is committed to providing services and assistance to all members of the UMKC community. Unique resources are also available at the Miller Nichols Library.
The stacks in most areas of the Health Sciences Library are not wheelchair accessible. Library personnel can retrieve materials upon request. If requesting many items, advanced notice is preferred.
Assistance in Obtaining Your Borrowed Materials
Consult the Proxy Account Policy for further details on this service.
Scanning and Printing
Library personnel will assist people with disabilities in scanning materials from the Library's collections or releasing print jobs sent to the printers.
Study tables, carrels, and other accessible spaces are also available throughout the Health Sciences Library, including a study room that can be reserved for use by 5-8 people comfortably.
An adaptive technology workstation is available in the Health Sciences Building Computer Lab - Room 3304. It includes a height adjustable table and the following software:
For more information on this workstation or to determine open hours, call the computer lab at 816-235-6635. For training on the use of any of this equipment, please call the Office of Services for Students with Disabilities (OSSD) at 816-235-5696.