Our Preston Medical librarians and library associates are certified health information specialists. They are available on-site for walk-in assistance to help research specific health and wellness topics. 



Health Information Center
The University of Tennessee Medical Center
1924 Alcoa Highway
Knoxville, TN 37920


Consumer & patient health information services, including links to reliable consumer health information and data on the major health issues affecting Tennessee residents.

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Member Services and Benefits

The Health Information Center offers annual library membership to individuals at no cost. To apply, please complete the Membership Registration Form below or visit the Service Desk to complete a paper form. Membership allows you to check out up to 3 books at a time!

To apply, please complete the Member Registration Form

  • Borrowing - Ability to check out up to three items at a time.
  • Instruction Classes - The Health Information Center offers training classes in a variety of topics. There is no charge to attend.
Member Registration Form

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Liability agreement: 

The individual listed as "member" has the primary liability for all fines, penalties, and other charges that result from the violation of the Health Information Center’s lending policies.


Except for statistical data, all personal information contained on this application is considered confidential and will  not be disclosed, shared, sold or otherwise distributed unless by individual court order.