Situated on the grounds of the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, the A.F. Parlow Library of Health Sciences is open to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center employees. The library contains a large biomedical collection of 5,000 e-books, 700 current journals, 2,000 online journals and online databases. The 21,900 square foot library building also houses an auditorium with seating for over 150 and three conference rooms.

The Library's web page allows users to access electronic resources, the library catalog, and submit Medline/PubMed literature searches, and other inquiries. Some of the excellent electronic resources available include ClinicalKey, DynaMed Plus, Stat!Ref, and CINAHL.



Library Administration
Jenna Kim, Director, MLIS:

Reference Department:
Perla Hernandez, Librarian, MLIS:

Kelly Grader, Librarian, MLIS:


Support Staff
Walter Stokes, Audiovisual Library Assistant:
Conrad Ratcliffe-Domingo, Library Assistant:



Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday Closed

Reference Office
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.



Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
A. F. Parlow Library of Health Sciences
Box 18
1000 W. Carson Street
Torrance, CA 90509-2910
(424) 306-6100