Blaisdell Medical Library

The Blaisdell Medical Library (BML) serves the faculty, staff and students affiliated with the UCD Health System (UCDHS) and supports the curriculum of the Schools of Medicine and Nursing. There are two specialized collections at the Blaisdell Medical Library — the Civil War Medicine Collection and the Bioethics Collection.

Check out the Blaisdell Medical Library Orientation video, for tips for how to use the library and a quick tour of our many resources for clinical care, research, and education.


Blaisdell Medical Library
4610 X Street
Sacramento, CA 95817

Parking Info: Please visit Parking and Transportation Services for more information about parking.

Phone: 916-734-3529

Library Hours

PubMed comprises more than 30 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. 734‑3529
Interlibrary 752‑1978 734‑3529 752‑1204
Research 734‑3529
Nicole Capdarest-Arest
Head of Blaisdell Medical Library


Amy Studer
Health Sciences Librarian


Bruce Abbott
Health Sciences Librarian


Jennifer Bentley
BML Access Services Supervisor

(916) 734‑3559

Chi-Meng Moua
Night and Weekend Assistant


Jodi Simpson
Night and Weekend Assistant


Bianca Iosif
Reference/Circulation/Reserves Assistant


Christy Navarro
Health Library Informaticist


Lorri Zipperer
Digital Project and Systematic Search Librarian
Daniel Bryson
Night and Weekend Assistant