Health & Education Resource Center (Library)

The Perlmutter Cancer Center's Health & Education Resource Center is a consumer health library which provides free and confidential access to information on cancer care, cancer prevention and general wellness. A medical librarian is available for consultation, literature searching and assistance in finding high quality health websites. In addition, the Health & Education Resource Center has a unique collection of consumer health books, brochures and periodicals, as well as medical and nursing textbooks. Internet access to medical information and specialized medical databases is also available. Through this library, NYU is pleased to provide additional health information to support informed medical decision-making.

Online Resources

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Library homepage with news, features, and facts.

Ask a Librarian
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Websites to Trust: Where to Start
Get started finding helpful, quality information on the Internet.


Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone
Health and Education Resource Center
Main Floor
160 East 34th Street (at Third Avenue)
New York, NY 10016
Phone: 212-731-5461