12The Sackler Faculty of Medicine Building

The ten-story building of the Sackler Faculty of Medicine houses teaching, research and administrative facilities in a 260,000 square foot structure. The building serves as headquarters for faculty and students of the Sackler Faculty of Medicine. It comprises the offices of the Dean, administrative units, student services, and lecture rooms, auditoriums and laboratories.

The Gitter-Smolarz Library of Life Sciences and Medicine

The library occupies a new three-story building adjacent to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine Building. It serves the students and staff of both the George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine. Each of the hospitals connected with the faculty of medicine has a medical library.

It also serves as the central: Library for the Medical Consortium, Tel Aviv area. The Library’s collection contains books, ebooks, journals and e-journals, electronic databases, audiovisual material, computer programs, and multimedia.

The Library’s homepage on the Internet provides comprehensive information on the Library and its services. It also provides access to the catalog, e-books and e-journals, databases and useful links to Internet sites. Its URL is http://medlib.tau.ac.il.

Library Hours

3Sunday through Thursday: 8:30 AM – 9:00 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM–12:45 PM

Summer hours: August 1 – October 28
Sunday through Thursday: 8:30 AM -7:00 PM

August 28 –September 2
Library is closed.

Hours vary for holidays. The exact dates will be displayed in advance at the entrance to the Library and on the Library homepage. Entrance to the Library is permitted up to 15 minutes prior to closing.

The University Book Store and Press

The University Book Store and Press is located on the ground floor of the Mitchell Student Center. The store sells educational and reference books, stationery supplies, and other items such as small gifts and TAU T-shirts and sweatshirts.

Store hours:
Sunday through Thursday: 8:30 AM – 7:00 PM
Fridays: 7:30 AM – 1:00 PM

The University Press is located adjacent to the Student Building and publishes books and educational materials for Students. Advice and service are available on duplicating and printing of seminar works, and final and doctoral theses.

The Press is open Sunday through Thursday, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and Friday from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Tel Aviv University Sports Center

Tel Aviv University Sports Center includes one Olympic and two indoor swimming pools, gymnastic classes, weight rooms, karate, yoga, table tennis, basketball, volleyball, soccer field and stadium. There is an annual fee for membership.

Other activities, such as tennis, squash and massage, are available for a reduced extra fee.