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Library Locations

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

Aurora West Allis Medical Center

Finding Us

  • From the main entrance (first floor), enter and proceed straight ahead.
  • Follow the pink floor tiles to the patient tower elevators.
  • Take the elevator down to the ground floor.
  • Turn left as you exit, and walk around the elevator bank.
  • Follow the signage for the medical library down the hallway to the left.
  • The library is the second door on the right.

Library Hours & Access

  • Access 24/7 to teammates with an Aurora West Allis badge. 
  • Open to Advocate Health - Midwest Region teammates and affiliated staff.
  • Physical library is staffed Monday-Tuesday, 8:00 a.m.-4 p.m.* 
  • Virtual service is available Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.*

*Availability excludes holidays.

Contact the Staff

Phone: 414-328-7910


  • Printer with copy and scan capabilities
  • Secure document destruction box, located near the main library desk
  • Three computers
  • 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 and your name on the card. 
  • Place the card (and registration form) in the book drop.

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 in front of the main library desk


Ziebert Medical Library
8901 W. Lincoln Ave.
West Allis, WI 53227