Hope Fox Eccles Health Library

Information is powerful medicine

Library staff member with patientThe mission of the Hope Fox Eccles Health Library is to ensure that all patients, their families, and the general community have access to the resources they need to make informed choices about their health care. Our staff can guide you to information tailored to your learning- style preferences and language needs.

Contact Us

You can reach us in the following ways:
In person: Monday–Thursday 8 am–7:30 pm; Friday 8 am–5:30 pm
By phone: (801) 581-4685
By email: healthlibrary@lists.utah.edu
By online chat: Ask a Health Question


Library Services

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We strive to maintain an inviting, comfortable, and contemplative space, whether you are popping in for a minute after a doctor’s appointment, or using our resources for a few hours. We encourage you to help yourself to our free brochures and booklets on a wide range of health topics. Or sit down with us at one of our computers, and we will introduce you to quality resources on our website that you can turn to when a health question arises in the future. We offer free access to hundreds of online medical resources that focus on prevention, wellness, coping, and support.

Reaching Out

The Hope Fox Eccles Health Library is dedicated to reaching out to our community. We always welcome opportunities to share our professional expertise on how to locate understandable and credible consumer health and patient education information. Please contact Erica Lake at (801) 581-4685 or erica.lake@utah.edu.

Engaging Conversations

The Hope Fox Eccles Health Library hosts free, monthly lectures open to everyone. Expert health care professionals present information on a wide variety of topics and answer attendees’ questions. Times and dates change each month. Please see the events calendar on the home page for details.