Health Education Center
400 Hawthorne Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609
Toll-free: 800-709-7110, option 3
Hours Regular Hours
Mon - Thu: 7:30am - 10pm
Fri: 7:30am - 5pm
Sat: 8am - 4pm
Sun: Noon - 10pm
Independence Day, July 3-4 (Fri-Sat): Closed
Mon - Fri: 7:30am - 5pmLibrarian Hours
Librarians are available to help you with reference help, research, training on library resources and other information needs. Check at the circulation desk to see if a librarian is available or make an appointment by contacting Barbara Ryken, Debbie Sommer, or Hai-Thom Sota.Access
The entrance to the library is the first door inside the main entrance of the Health Education Center.
Patrons may use the library only during the hours listed above.
A Samuel Merritt University or Alta Bates Summit Medical Center ID badge is required for entry to the Oakland campus library Monday-Thursday after 5pm and all day Saturday and Sunday. For problems with SMU ID badges, please contact the Facilities Department Badging Services.