W.K. Kellogg Health Sciences Library

When entering Dalhousie Libraries spaces, you must wear a well-fitting (no gaps) mask that fully covers your mouth and nose and contains at least three layers, in alignment with the latest Nova Scotia Public Health directive and guidance from our COVID-19 Science Advisory Council.

Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

CLOSED on holidays:
Monday, May 23: Victoria Day
Friday, July 1: Canada Day
Monday, August 1: Natal Day
Monday, September 5: Labor Day

Please contact kellogg.library@dal.ca for general assistance or consult this list of services:



Key Resources

Health Sciences resources

  • Pub Med, CINAHL, e-journals, evidence-based resources and more.

Subject Guides for all disciplines

  • Our best research resources assembled by Dalhousie subject librarians


Head, W.K. Kellogg Health Sciences Library: Melissa Helwig
Library staff contacts

Phone numbers

  • Access Services: 902-494-2479
  • Reference Desk: 902-717-5244
  • Document Delivery: 902-494-2469
  • Administration: 902-494-2458
  • Fax: 902-494-3750

Contact the Kellogg Library

Map to library locations

Services unique to the Kellogg Library

  • Literature Search Services
  • Services for Health Sciences Faculty, retired Dal faculty, medical residents, regional health practitioners, international health professionals and Dal alumni
  • New Acquisitions

    Suggest a purchase for our collections

    Follow our RSS feeds of new purchases


    Unique to Kellogg Health Sciences Library

  • Dr Charles Cogswell’s Medical Library, 1864
  • The Kellogg library has permission to hang Artist Robert Pope’s painting “Hug.” Read more about Pope’s work of art.