The Sparrow Health Sciences Library is a full-service library providing evaluated, quality medical information to the physicians, nurses, other health care professionals and the mid-Michigan community.
The library incorporates both traditional print and electronic resources. It is encouraged that the assistance of a medical librarian be sought to take full advantage of the benefits and to avoid the common oversights in this environment. Sparrow Health Sciences Library Associates provide training sessions to help familiarize clients with proficient use of all available research tools. Group and/or individual instruction is available by appointment.
Mobile device applications are available for many of the Library's resources.  Inquire with Library staff for implementation.

The Sparrow Health Sciences Library is located on 2 South in the Sparrow Hospital. Library hours are Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.. The Library may be reached by phone at 364.2200 (option 1), or by email at:

Library Request Forms

    Find Books and Journals

    Multi-Database Search Interface!

    • Sparrow Library Discovery Service
      • The Sparrow Library Discovery Service searches most of the databases available from the Library from a single search interface. Have fun exploring this new and unique search capability! Feedback is always appreciated. Contact the Library at:

    Point-of-Care Resources -- (Mobile device applications available for many of these resources.)

    Research -- (Mobile device applications available for many of these resources.)

    Specialty Resources

    Chemical / Drug / Herbal Resources