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Library Locations

Information about Advocate Aurora Library’s eight locations at hospitals in Wisconsin and Illinois including staff, library hours and access

Aurora Sinai Medical Center

Finding Us

  • Enter the main hospital entrance on 12th Street.
  • Head straight then left at the gift shop.
  • Turn right past the South elevators then turn left.
  • Continue along this hallway until you see signs for the medical library on your right.
  • Walk down this shorter hallway to enter the library.

Library Hours & Access

  • Access 24/7 to team members with an Aurora Sinai badge. 
  • Open to Advocate Aurora Health team members and affiliated staff.
  • Physical library is staffed Monday-Wednesday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.*
  • Virtual service is available Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.*

*Availability excludes holidays.

Contact the Staff at this Location

Phone: 414-219-6711


  • Printer with copy and scan capabilities
  • Secure document destruction box, located to the printer
  • Ten computers
  • One study room
  • One conference room
  • Study and reading area

Book Self-Checkout

To borrow a book when the library is unstaffed, please follow these directions:

Option 1: Use a smartphone to fill out this form


Option 2:  Find the white/green checkout card in the front or back of the book. Fill out a print registration form at the desk if this is your first time borrowing an item. 

  • PRINT the date, your name, and your employee ID on the card. 
  • Place the card (and registration form) in the red basket in the round table or slide them under the librarian's office door.

Information on our circulation policies can be found on our services page

Book Return

Please return your books to the book drop which is located outside the library entrance.


Hurwitz Medical Library
945 N. 12th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53233