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La Crosse Health Science Library: La Crosse Library Information

Information about location, staff, and services at the La Crosse Health Science Library


The library is staffed Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 7:30am-4pm.

SWWI Mayo Clinic Health System staff also have 24/7 badge access.


Library Policies

Loan periods:

Most items can be borrowed for three (3) weeks with one (1) renewal. If another user has placed a hold on the item, renewals are not possible.

Other policies:

Mayo Clinic Libraries lost or damaged item replacement policy:

Mayo Clinic Libraries FAQ and Tutorials

La Crosse Health Sciences Library

Supporting Research and Education to
Foster Clinical Excellence

  • The Health Science Library is open to all Mayo Clinic Health System employees and students in the Southwest Wisconsin region. 
  • All libraries at all Mayo Clinic campuses share resources and a website. 
  • To find books, journals, articles, and other library materials, please visit the Mayo Clinic Libraries' website by clicking on "Library" in the grey banner at the top right-side of any intranet page.  The address for the Mayo Clinic Libraries' website is:
  • The library is here to support your education & research needs.  Please contact the librarian with any questions.

Services & Amenities


  • Reference and research assistance
  • Article retrieval & document delivery
  • Electronic resources group & individual instruction 
  • Access to book & audiovisual collection
  • Desktop computers & computer assistance
  • Interlibrary loan 
  • Library web site assistance  
  • Test proctoring (limited hours)

Service Delivery Standards (set by Mayo Clinic Libraries):
Patient Care/Emergency - 24 hours
Rush - within 3 business days
Routine - 7 business days

Staffing levels and other projects may affect service delivery times.


  • Computer access including e-mail & Microsoft Office
  • Group study rooms
  • Self-service printing
  • Wireless access
  • AV viewing
  • Access to fax machine and self-service copier (8a-4p Monday-Friday)

Contact the La Crosse Library

Tel: 608-392-2685
Fax: 608-392-9495
Location: Professional Arts Building, 3rd floor (Pa 3-65).

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Heather Jett, MLIS
Phone: 608-392-2685

Returning Items

To return items to the Health Science Library at La Crosse, you may stop by the library any time (PA 3-65--use badge for access) and place the items in the book return bin on the counter by the entrance door. You may also send items through interoffice mail to Health Science Library, LA_PA_03_61-LRC.