Books + Resources

Stanford Health Library is a lending library open to everyone.

Explore our digital library with health information covering a wide-range of topics, listen to guided imagery from our mindfulness collection, watch lectures given by Stanford doctors and researchers, and ask us your questions.

Though our branches are closed, our medical librarians are here to help you find reliable information to answer your health-related questions. This is a free service open to all. Call or email us to request a research packet that is tailored to you. 

650-725-8400 or 800-295-5177 or send us an email

You don't need to be a Stanford patient to use our services and resources. 


Digital Library

Access our library catalog, EBSCO, and Gale digital libraries to find the information you need.

Health References

A list of reference materials to help you find reliable health information.

Ask Us

We're here to help you find trustworthy information to answer your health-related questions.