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Health Education Resource Center (HERC)

HERC is located in Lourdes Hall, and is open to members of the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.  The main entrance for HERC is located directly under the steps.


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The Health Education Resources Center (HERC) services focus on advanced information literacy, research development, and knowledge acquisition for the various specializations within the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. HERC is continuously evolving the quality of our services to align both our comprehension of the ever-changing, complex health-care environment and the learning objectives of the diversified health programs to optimize wellness, advocacy, and engagement.

Our objective is to improve individualized user experience as well as coordinate services that promote academic achievement, collaborative development, and the adaptation of emerging technologies in a friendly, inclusive environment. This perspective guide showcases the various research sources, databases, journals, and array of health materials readily available within HERC.


Monday8:30am - 4:00pm
Tuesday8:30am - 4:00pm
Wednesday8:30am - 4:00pm
Thursday8:30am - 4:00pm
Friday8:30am - 2:30pm


CLOSED: September 4, October 9, November 10, 23-26, December 23-January 1, 2024
Early Dismissal at noon: November 22

HERC hours are subject to change. Please check this HERC Webpage frequently.



Health Education Resources Center (HERC)
Lourdes Hall, Rm 103A
8000 Utopia Parkway Queens,
NY 11439
Phone: 718-990-3350