Sladen Library at Henry Ford Hospital

The Sladen Library is the flagship library of the Sladen Libraries of Henry Ford Health System. The library provides professional services to the medical staff, students, and employees of Henry Ford Hospital, Henry Ford West Bloomfield, and the medical centers. The Sladen Library website serves as Henry Ford Health System's gateway to electronic journals, electronic books, and an array of databases that support the teaching, research, and clinical practice missions of Henry Ford Health System.

Located on the 17th floor of Henry Ford Hospital, the Sladen Library offers a beautiful panoramic view of the Detroit and Windsor skylines. Comfortable chairs, study carrels, work tables, a training room, and computer stations provide a variety of options for quiet study and group projects.

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Sladen Library website

Sladen Library at Henry Ford Hospital
2799 West Grand Blvd, K-17
Detroit, Michigan 48202

Phone: (313) 916-2550
Fax: (313) 874-4730

Hours: Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.; Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

System Director, Libraries & Archives: Gayle A. Williams, MSLS, AHIP

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