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Hours, Telephone Numbers, Staff & Departments

Library Address
72 East Concord St. 12th Floor
Boston, MA 02118

Click for directions to the Boston Medical Center, or call our telephone messaging system at 617-638-4232 for assistance.

Library & Learning Resource Center (LRC) Hours

Fall/Spring Hours

Library, L-1101 Testing Center, Computing Help Desk & McNary R-107

 LibraryL-1101 Testing CenterL-1109 Public ComputingL-11 Computing Help DeskL-1110*McNary R-107**
Monday - Thursday7:30 am - Midnight6:00 am - 11:45 pm7:30 am - 9:00 pm7:30 am - 5:00 pm6:00am - 11:45pm24/7 study space/public computing when no classes are scheduled
Friday7:30 am - 10:00 pm6:00 am - 9:45 pm7:30 am - 5:00 pm7:30 am - 5:00 pm6:00am - 9:45pm
Saturday10:00 am - 10:00 pm8:00 am - 9:45 pmClosedClosed8:00am-9:45pm
Sunday10:00 am - Midnight8:00 am - 11:45 pmClosedClosed8:00am-11:45pm

L-11 Computing Help Desk CLOSED during L-1101 Testing Center exams.
LIMITED Help Desk Support is available on L-12 at the Circulation Desk.

*L-1110 is available as study space / public computing when no classes are scheduled.
A valid BU ID card may be needed for access

**McNary R-107 is accessible by valid BU ID Card.
If your BU ID is not programmed for access, please e-mail or submit a ticket with your name, BU ID# and School.

*Special and holiday hours are posted at the library entrance and on the Alumni Medical Library's website at

ACCESS TO THE LIBRARY: The Alumni Medical Library provides library and information services to students, faculty and staff of the Boston University schools of Medicine, Dental Medicine, and Public Health, and to employees of the Boston Medical Center. The Library is open to Boston University students, faculty, staff and alumni, members of the Boston Library Consortium with valid BLC ID, and members of the Massachusetts Medical Society. See the Library Access Policy page for details.

Telephone Numbers & Contacts
Main Number 617-638-4232
Fax 617-638-4233
Circulation 617-638-4244
Interlibrary Loan 617-638-4270
Reference 617-638-4228
Computer Lab 617-638-5433

Departments & Staff


Phone: (617) 638-4231
Fax: (617) 638-4478


Phone: (617) 358-4902
Fax: (617) 358-2351

Computer Lab

Phone: (617) 358-2344

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Phone: (617) 358-2352
Fax: (617) 358-2351

Reference and Education Services

Phone: (617) 358-4810
Fax: (617) 358-2351

Collections Management

Phone: (617) 358-4488
Fax: (617) 358-2351