Photos by Phil Jones and Library Staff
The Greenblatt Library was established in 1834 and named in 1988 after a prominent
MCG physician, Robert B. Greenblatt, M.D.
The Library provides resources and services for the health information needs of the
faculty, staff and students of the Augusta University and serves as a source of health
information for the state of Georgia.
The Library faculty and staff have a wide variety of skills to assist users with finding
and evaluating information. A large collection
of journals and other resources are available to meet the clinical, research, and
educational needs of the campus and clinics, and most are available electronically
from office or home. The Library building has a computer lab, group and individual
study areas, conference rooms, and electronic classrooms.
Greenblatt Conference Room (1st floor)
The Greenblatt Conference Room located on the first floor serves both as a Historical
Collections and Archives room and a conference room.
Library Information Center (LInC)
The Education and Information Services Department of the Greenblatt Library provides...
The Greenblatt Library open lab space, located on the first floor, provides Augusta
University students, staff, and faculty with individual work and collaborative learning
The book collection, located on the first floor, contains basic textbooks and...
Greenblatt Administration Offices
The Administrative Offices on the second floor house the business operations for...
Greenblatt Conference Rooms (2nd floor)
Two of the Library's Conference Rooms are located on the second floor.
The library provides a photocopy machine on the second floor that is equipped...
Interlibrary Loan provides books, articles, and other materials not available from
The journal collection is located on the second floor. The journals are arranged in
Historical Collections & Archives
Historical Collections & Archives house many rare and significant works that document
medical practices during the 19th and 20th centuries.
The leisure area is located on the second floor.
Quiet study areas are primarily located on the second floor and include tables, carrels,
and casual seating. A few quiet areas are available on the first floor.
GREENBLATT CONFERENCE ROOM (1ST FLOOR)
The Greenblatt Conference Room located on the serves both as a Historical Collections, Archives room and a conference room. Theses,
texts by Augusta University authors, and part of Dr. Robert B. Greenblatt's collection
are available for viewing. Augusta University and AU Health System faculty and staff
can schedule meetings and other small events in the Greenblatt Conference Room. When
making first floor , additional requests for a laptop, overhead projector, telephone or other technical
needs can be made at the same time. room reservations
LIBRARY INFORMATION CENTER (LINC)
The Education and Information Services Department of the Greenblatt Library provides
a user-centered single point of contact for library services at the LInC Desk:
- Check out and return materials - Check out items reserve - Pick up or GIL Express requests Interlibrary Loan - Initiate reference and educational services - Fax Service: send/receive messages, Non-Augusta University patrons access the Internet
The Greenblatt Library open lab space, located on the
, provides Augusta University students, staff, and faculty with individual work and
collaborative learning spaces. Resource access includes electronic journals, electronic
books, databases, productivity applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and scanning
on both PC and Mac computers. Lab computers are not configured to accept personal
software. For more information first floor . click here
The book collection, located on the , contains basic textbooks and monographs on health science topics. They are arranged
by National Library of Medicine call numbers. A small reference collection is located
opposite the Library Information Center and an audiovisual collection is located behind
the reference collection. A collection of core textbooks is located in between the
green pillars, by the back stairs. first floor These collections are searchable in our library catalog.
GREENBLATT ADMINISTRATION OFFICES
The Administrative Offices on the
house the business operations for the Library including the offices for The Director
of Libraries and Business Manager.
GREENBLATT CONFERENCE ROOMS (2nd FLOOR)
Two of the Library's Conference Rooms are located on the . Conference Room 224, located by Historical Collections and Archives, seats up to
15. Conference Room 211, located near the Administrative Offices, seats up to 24.
second floor When making , additional requests for a laptop, overhead projector, telephone or other technical
needs can be made at the same time. room reservations
The library provides a photocopy machine on the
that is equipped with an second floor . Copies are in black and white and 15 cents per page.
Augusta University JagCard reader
provides books, articles, and other materials not available from our library. Interlibrary
Loan also provides desktop delivery of articles from our own collection. The Interlibrary
Loan system provides an efficient requesting process with one-time registration. Interlibrary Loan Books can be borrowed at no charge from other University System of Georgia libraries
through the Universal Catalog's service. This is available to all Augusta University affiliated patrons. GIL Express
The journal collection is located on the . The journals are arranged in alphabetical order and are divided into pre-1980 volumes
and volumes from 1980 forward. A few current journals are still received in print
and are arranged alphabetically with the bound journals. Most of the Library's current
collections are available as electronic resources and are searchable via second floor . Our collections are also searchable in our eJournals . library catalog
HISTORICAL COLLECTIONS & ARCHIVES
Historical Collections & Archives house many rare and significant works that document medical practices during the
19th and 20th centuries. The collections include rare books and manuscripts, as well as annual reports, catalogs,
magazines, medical instruments, models, newspapers, and photographs. The Archives
also include a variety of medical regalia relating to Georgia Health Sciences University
and health sciences history.
LEISURE READING AT GREENBLATT LIBRARY
The leisure area is located on the
. It provides a casual sitting area where visitors can read a small collection of
popular books and magazines.
Quiet study areas are primarily located on the and include tables and casual seating. A few quiet areas are available on the second floor . first floor Rooms are available on a first come first serve basis, but groups are given priority
in group rooms. Contact the Library Information Center for additional information