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Mobile Medicine @ UIC: Welcome

This guide introduces medical resources available for your mobile device and provides news and information for the mobile user. It has been formatted for desktop viewing.


Welcome to Mobile Medicine @ UIC!

This guide is designed to help you discover medical resources that are available for your mobile device. 

If you have a health science app recommendation for any mobile device, please email  We will review it for inclusion in our resource lists.


The following icons have been used throughout:

Android Icon Android

Apple Icon Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad

Blackberry Icon Blackberry

Windows Icon Windows Mobile

Globe All mobile devices with a browser

Nursing Reference Center iPhone App: Featured Resource

Nursing Reference Center is a comprehensive reference tool designed to provide relevant clinical resources to nurses and other health care professionals. NRC covers conditions and diseases, drug information, patient education, diagnostic details, best practice guidelines, point-of-care reference books and evidence-based care sheets.  Learn how to download the iPhone/iPad app here!

Information Services

Ask a Librarian

LHS-Chicago: (312) 996-9163

LHS-Peoria: (309) 671-8491

CLHS-Rockford: (815) 395-5650

LHS-Urbana: (217) 244-0607

Email reference

More research help

Chat with a Librarian (IM Reference) 

Health Sciences Librarians are available between:

  • 12pm-2pm Monday-Friday

You may also chat with a librarian between:

  • 8 am-1 am Monday-Friday
  • 10 am-7 pm Saturday
  • 10 am-1 am Sundays