1. Library instruction at point of need customized to your students' needs
2. Course-specific HPD Library tutorials and LibGuides
3. Literature Searches
4. Faculty papers research assistance
5. Curriculum development support
6. New Faculty Orientation
7. Endnote Instruction
8. Tenure committee assistance re: publications
9. Educational technology
10. Library links for Blackboard
In appreciation for your service as a preceptor or clinical faculty, the Health Professions Division Library of Nova Southeastern University provides you complimentary access to all of the print and online materials of the HPD Library.
Resources include electronic full-text journals and clinical texts and access to our print collection as well as databases such as MEDLINE, CINAHL, PsycInfo, MD Consult, Up to Date, DynaMed and the Cochrane EBM databases.
Services include liaison librarian services including library instruction, orientation for new faculty and research assistance.
The offices responsible for authorizing the library access for Clinical faculty are:
If you're having trouble accessing any of the Library's online resources, please
First, ask yourself if you are behind a firewall at your location. Many health care institutions have firewalls that prevent access to our resources. If you are behind a firewall you need to access our resources from another place, such as home or maybe Starbucks.
Second, your browser needs to enable cookies in order to access our databases.
To enable cookies in Internet Explorer:
To enable cookies in Mozilla Firefox:
Do not use journal abbreviations such as Arch Ophal; use the full name.
1. Find HPD Library eJournal subscriptions:
---Date (Nov 2008)
---Volume and Issue Number ( 58(3) )
---Page Number and Article title to find PDF
If the results are "0," go to step 2
2. Find a print copy on HPD Library shelves:
If the results are "No matches found," go to step 3
3. Order the article using Interlibrary Loan
If you are using a library database, use the FIND IT button to follow the same steps.
Obtain copyright clearance for books and articles
Contact Copyright Clearance Services through the Office of Information Technology.
For a full explanation of copyright academic permissions go to the Copyright Clearance Incorporated website at www.copyright.com.
Know your Copyrights from the Association of Research Libraries
TEACH Act flowchart from Duke University
Brief guide to the TEACH Act from the Copyright Clearance Center
New exceptions to DMCA from the US Copyright Office
Use e-Reserves in Blackboard:
See your HPD Liaison Librarian for eReserves Help.
All Nova Southeastern University students, faculty, staff, and outside contractors or vendors who park a vehicle on University property must obtain a University parking permit.
Parking permits are available at the One-Stop Shop on the 1st floor of the Terry or Horvitz Administration Buildings on main campus or you may download the printable form below and submit either by mail or fax to the One-Stop shop.
Note: The acquisition of a parking permit only authorizes the parking of a vehicle on campus. It does not establish a designated parking space. A vehicle parked in any unauthorized area is in violation of the regulations for parking at NSU.
Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m
Friday 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Your new NSU parking decal must be displayed on your vehicle as of September 1, 2011, or you may receive a parking citation for an expired or missing decal. NSU requires parking decals to be placed in the left-hand corner of the rear window or the left side of the rear bumper.
See more under the MOBILE tab...
To setup your NSU wireless access:
Simply select "1NSU" from the available networks and enter your Sharklink ID and Password
New Faculty identification:
1. NSU ID and PIN
2. NSU ID Card (used for checking out HPD Library materials).
3. NSU email address and email password
Retrieve your NSU ID: https://www.nova.edu/sbin/nsulookup/pa/nsuid
Obtain an NSU ID Card at the Don Taft University Center Card Services Office http://www.nova.edu/nsucard/
Your NSU Email Name & Password is used for:
Clinical Faculty and HPD Preceptors use their Last Name and NSU ID for their Shark Link Login.
Setup Vacation Message for Email through Sharklink email options.
Contact the Help Desk for assistance at http://www.nova.edu/help/index.html
Going to a conference? Need reliable wifi while traveling?
Check out a wi-fi Hotspot from HPD Library!
Call the Front desk to reserve: 954-262-3106
HPD Library Research Initiative: Here to help you!
NSU Emergency/Hurricane Web Page:
This website:www.nova.edu/hurricane/ will provide official information regarding campus closings, event cancellations, and campus reopenings. New information
will be posted as frequently as warranted.
NSU Emergency Hotline at 800-256-5065 will provide official information regarding campus closings, event cancellations, and campus reopenings.
New information will be posted as frequently as warranted.
The main telephone number for the university, (954) 262-7300, also serves as a HOTLINE during hurricane watch/warning events.
More information about safety can be found at http://www.nova.edu/publicsafety/forms/campus_safety_handbook.pdf - the NSU campus safety handbook.