The Instructional Technology Center is an educational software evaluation and distance learning consultation facility for use by UAB faculty, staff, and students. This facility will investigate and evaluate new technologies as they emerge and will assist the faculty in applying these new hardware and software systems to distributed learning applications, such as Blackboard. The role of the Center is to provide a technical support foundation that the faculty can use to launch an online course or to augment an existing course with online course material. For further information, call (205) 934-0451 or (205) 996-4871.
UASOM - Huntsville -- Medical Library
The Sparks Medical Library staff is dedicated to providing access to the highest quality medical information for its users. Located on the third floor of the new UAB Health Center facility at the Huntsville Regional Medical Campus, the Sparks Medical Library offers an attractive, comfortable, and quiet space for faculty, students, family medicine residents, and staff to work, study, check out materials, browse the latest print or electronic journals, use in-house library computers or their laptops with wireless access, or to just take a few moments to unwind and relax in front of the large picture window.
Mervyn H. Sterne Library
The Sterne Library opened for service in January 1973 and now houses a collection of over one million items. The collections support teaching and research in the arts and humanities, business, education, engineering, natural science and mathematics, and social and behavioral sciences. In addition to monographs and subscriptions to more than 2,500 periodicals, the collection consists of microforms, sound and video recordings, and electronic resources. The facility has seating for about 1,100 users. In addition to serving the University community, the library provides support to users from schools and businesses within the city and the state through various partnership agreements.