Welcome to the NIH Supply Center

Welcome to the NIH Supply Center

The NIH Supply Center is the Agency´s internal, fee-for-service, FAR approved source for providing lab, medical and office supplies. Online orders can be placed through NBS, POTS and the Online Product Catalog (Coming Soon) https://nihsccatalog.od.nih.gov or by visiting our two stores located in buildings 10 and 31.

The Division of Logistics Services operates the NIH Supply Center and two self-service stores:

Self-Service Stores (On-Campus):
The self-service stores are conveniently located on-campus. At the stores, employees may purchase office and laboratory supplies for official use. We offer NIH employees walk-in shopping service for emergency or small quantity orders of stock items.
The foremost objective of these stores is to provide quality stock in a fast, efficient and economical manner.
NIH Supply Center Hours of Operation:
Mon - Fri: 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Phone: 1-833-3 ONE NIH (1-833-366-3644)
Building 10 Room B2B41 Hours of Operation:
Mon Thru Fri: 8:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Phone: 301-496-2051

Building 31 Room B1A47 Hours of Operation:
Closed until further notice due to COVID-19.
Phone: 301-496-4430

Warehouse Facility:
Formerly known as Gaither Distribution Center and recently renamed to NIH Supply Center, is a 150,000 square foot storage facility that includes chemical, hazardous and temperature-controlled storage space.
Additionally, we coordinate dry ice and gas cylinder deliveries to customers
Hours of Operation: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Receiving Time: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Email: NIHSC Customer Service
NIHSC Customer Service: 1-833-3 ONE NIH (1-833-366-3644)