The Elizabeth and Donlon Hurtubise Patient Resource Library

The Elizabeth and Donlon Hurtubise Patient Resource Library is a wireless-enabled Internet library that provides patients and caregivers with on-demand access to credible health information. A medical librarian is available onsite to help teach patients how to use the Internet and assess the validity ofthe health information they find online.

Services Provided:

  • Wireless Internet
  • Informational Resources
  • Medline Literature Searches frothe World’s Leading Medical Journals
  • Personalized Assistance from Medical Librarian

Consumer Health Librarian: 

Patients often turn to the Internet first for health information. Unfortunately, some of the information online can be misleading. The patient resource library teaches patients and caregivers best practices on using the Internet for health information. Please contact the John Theurer Cancer Center's consumer health librarian for confidential patient-librarian consultations: 

Ronald Rizio, MLS
Phone: 551-996-2135
Fax: 551-996-0784

Library hours: 7:00 am-7:00 pm weekdays
Medical librarian: 10:00am - 2:00pm weekdays

Lobby Floor, adjacent to the Cyber Café
John Theurer Cancer Center
92 Second Street
Hackensack NJ 07601