CDU Health Sciences Library (HSL)/LRC Mission Statement
The CDU Health Library/LRC strives to provide exemplary health information resources and services that are essential for the provision of quality educational, research, and clinical services of Charles Drew University of Medicine and Health for faculty, students, staff, community, and its affiliates.
The primary goal of the Library/LRC is to offer access to print and online resources that can be used in the Library, on campus, or through remote access. The Library/LRC encourages an atmosphere of collaboration and cooperation, promotes life-long learning through relevant instruction and training, and develops partnerships with health science libraries throughout the state and the country.
The Library is a full member of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Pacific Southwest Region, and one of the 13 Resource Libraries in the Region. It is an institutional member of the Medical Library Association (MLA); an institutional member of the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL); and a member of the Statewide California Electronic Library Consortium (SCELC).
Darlene Parker Kelly, EdD, MSLS
Director of Health Sciences Library/LRC
Charles Drew University of Medicine & Science
1731 E. 120th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90059
(323) 563-9340 (office)
(323) 563-4861 (fax)