College of Health Sciences

College of Health Science library established in 1963 G.c. Presently the college has two libraries. The first, pioneer, and biggest one located at black lion specialized hospital yard. The second located at Sefere Selam Campus. Currently, the library has more than  11,000 books in volume. The library provides 24/7 service including public holidays. Health Science Library specifically supports the education and research of five schools at AAU:

  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Pharmacy
  • School of Public Health

As of 2021, the health Science Library has:

  • More than 3000 e-books are digitized.
  • More than 27,000 eBooks are available for all departments


  • To support and collaborate with students, faculty, staff, researchers, and clinicians throughout the Health Sciences Center and the University, wherever they are physically located.
  • To collaborate with Health professionals and the partners of the health sector.
  • Cooperate with Libraries, health professionals, and researchers through our participation in local, regional, national, and international networks.


The Libraries aspire to provide outstanding health information resources and services that advance research and learning, support the Addis Ababa University’s vision to be among the top ten ore-eminent Higher education in Africa in 2023.

Library Head: Firesenbet Adela


Phone: 251-118-69-99-10


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