Shiraz University of Medical Sciences - SUMS
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Ibn-e-Sina Library

Ibn-e-Sina Library


Ibn-e-Sina Library


To address the academic and research requirements of SUMS faculty, students, researchers, and staff, Ibn-e-Sina Library was founded in 1996. Since its inception, the library has undergone extensive renovations and relocations over the years. Currently, it is housed on the ground floor of Ibn-e-Sina Hospital, occupying a floor space of 80 square meters.


Alongside a diverse range of general and specialized collections, the library boasts a selection of audio-visual materials. A dedicated section caters to patients' requirements, while the library's reading room provides a round-the-clock study environment for visitors.


Facts and Figures


  • 4946 book titles in Persian (6564 volumes)
  • 211 book titles in English (323 volumes)
  • 77 reference resources
    • 24 volumes in Persian
    • 53 volumes in English
  • 160 Educational films (audio-visual materials)
  • 1 e-book title (2 volumes)
  • E-journals
  • Online databases
  • Open access journals 



1 full-time employee


  • 2 gender-specific reading rooms (a 10-square-meter room for male students and a 11-square-meter room for female students)
  • 16 seats
  • 5 tables
  • 2 computer labs with 3 internet accessed computer suites


Opening Hours

Saturday – Wednesday 7:00 am – 2:00 pm

Thursday    7:00 am – 1:00 pm


Ibn-e-Sina Hospital Library

Hafezieh Sq., Hafez St.

Shiraz, Iran

Postal Code: 71466-76541




Tel.: +98(71) 32271387-8 (Ext. 278)

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