Allied Health Sciences: Faculty Resources

This is a guide for Allied Health Sciences faculty, with a focus on resources for new/junior faculty, mid-career faculty, and their mentors. It is also a broad, one-stop-shop for faculty at all levels.

About this Guide

This guide was based on a guide for PhD and Postdoctoral students created by  Barbara Rochen Renner, PhD, Health Sciences Library Liaison, Allied Health Sciences, and Adjunct Professor, Department of Allied Health Sciences, and Gabrielle Scronce, PT, DPT, UNC Human Movement Science PhD student with assistance from Amelea Kim, Graduate Research Assistant, Health Sciences Library, MSLS student, UNC School of Information and Library Science. 

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Help from HSL: use red "Ask Us" button at top right of any HSL web page or click link above. Options:

  • Chat (available 9 - 5 pm on weekdays)
  • Phone (available 9 - 5 pm on weekdays)
  • Email (response within 24 hours)
  • Text
  • Individual consultations with a librarian (according to availability and scheduling)
  • Online knowledge base (FAQ's)

Selected HSL Online Resource Guides

HSL's Allied Health Sciences Resource Guides

A few HSL resources for Allied Health Sciences faculty:

HSL Online Guides

HSL has an abundance of online guides that provide thorough and up-to-date information on anything from how to cite your research properly, to general subject research guides related to Allied Health. The HSL guides are a great place to start looking if you have general questions about a topic and can be a good jumping off point for your research topic. 

Surprise! Things you can check out

Some things you might not have realized you can check out at the 1st floor User Services Desk:

  • Erasers and markers for white boards
  • Device chargers (phones, mobiles, laptops)
  • Laptops
  • Skeletons
  • MAC and HDMI dongles
  • Note: checkout periods and whether items must stay at HSL vary.  Ask at the desk for assistance. 
  • Valid ID's for check-out include UNC OneCard, UNC Hospital badge, US Passport, NC Driver's License

PhD Posters (poster printing) Drop-Off:  Right near the 1st floor User Services Desk

NEW:  Digital Health Device Collection

  • activity and sleep trackers, vitals metrics, mindfulness, and more!
  • website
  • download .pdf brochure
  • devices A-Z
  • Devices are available for checkout Monday-Friday from 8am to 4:30pm. You may request them at the User Services Desk or by emailing Lynn Eades at A consultation is required before devices can be checked out