John A. Graziano Memorial Library, Oakland


Health Education Center
400 Hawthorne Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609
Phone: 510-879-9290
Toll-free: 800-709-7110, option 3
Fax: 510-457-2619


Regular Hours

Mon - Thu: 7:30am - 10pm
Fri: 7:30am - 5pm
Sat: 8am - 4pm
Sun: Noon - 10pm

Spring/Summer 2019 Holiday Hours

Memorial Day, May 25-27 (Sat-Mon): Closed

Independence Day, Tursday, July 4: Closed

Labor Day, August 31-September 2 (Sat-Mon): Closed

Finals Hours (April 8-18, May 6-16, August 5-16)

Mon - Thu: 7:30am - 11pm
Fri: 7:30am - 5pm
Sat: 8am - 4pm
Sun: Noon - 11pm

Open to the Public 

Mon - Fri: 8am - 5pm

Librarian Hours

Librarians are available to help you with reference help, research, training on library resources and other information needs. Contact the circulation desk to see if a librarian is available.


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.

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