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Liaison guide for the students in the UAB School of Medicine

Working On & Off Campus

Working off campus?

No Problem.

You can access everything the library subscribes to (databases, e-journals, e-books, etc.) off campus as easily as on campus.  All you need to do is enter your Blazer ID & Password when prompted. 

Never pay for articles!

Use the Full Text@UAB Libraries button.


This button, found in the majority of our databases alongside titles ands abstracts, creates a path to full text. 

Welcome to Lister Hill Library

About Your Library

The Lister Hill Library of the Health Sciences (LHL) at UAB is the largest biomedical library in Alabama and serves as a Resource Library for the Southeast/Atlantic Region in the National Network of Libraries of Medicine. The library was established in 1945. It is located at 1700 University Blvd. (map) and online at

We invite you to visit in person to study, use computers, check out books, etc. UAB wireless is available throughout the library.  

About the Floors

Detailed Floor Plans

Plaza Level:  LHL HUB, the main desk for checking in/out print materials and study rooms (for groups & individuals).  Also find: computers, comfortable seating areas, test prep books and textbooks for use in library, scanners, color copier, vending machines, microwave, Keurig coffee maker. 

2nd Floor: Books, quiet study space, computers, the Reference Department Office Suite, 251 (Jill's office, 219)

Ground Floor: UAB Graduate School, Student Financial Aid & Student Accounting 

Basement: Pre-1995 journals (Closed stacks.  Articles scanned free for UAB affiliates.  Request here.)

3rd Floor: Reynolds-Finley Historical Library, UAB Archives, Alabama Museum of the Health Sciences

4th Floor: UAB Center for Teaching & Learning @ The Edge of Chaos:

Contact Jill Deaver

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Contact us:
Lister Hill Library
2nd Floor

Sterne Library
HUB Desk

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