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Printing, Scanning & Emailing

Please use our KIC scanners on the first floor for free scanning and emailing of documents.

Location of Printers (color and black-and-white)

Printers (4) are located on the first floor:

  • two near the HUB
  • one near the West Entrance
  • one near the University Writing Center

How to Pay:

Fees for printing services are paid by using a UAB ONE Card with BlazerBucks or a guest card. For UAB ONE Card users, there is a Value Transfer station located near the Sterne HUB where you can add money to your card. You may also add money to your card by using UAB's online system. Anyone can purchase a guest card for $1.00 and then add money to the card using the Value Transfer station.

Current Prices

The prices are:

  • Single-sided:
    • black and white: 9 cents
    • color: 36 cents
  • Double-sided
    • black and white: 16 cents
    • color: 69 cents


Refunds for printing are obtained through WEPA by visiting www.wepanow.com or by calling 1.800.675.7639. For photocopying refunds, please see the staff at the HUB.

Computer Use & WiFI

Mervyn Sterne Library has computer workstations available for use. To access users must log in with their Blazer ID and password. Non-UAB users can request a guest ID and password from the HUB.

All library work stations, as well as any of the library resources, are available to assist with the education, research, and clinical needs of the UAB Community. Community users who are students of other area colleges/universities with a valid ID may gain access to use the public stations.

Sterne library is enabled with wireless access for two wireless networks. The recommended network for faculty, staff, and students is UAB Secure. For everyone else, use UAB Start Here. For more information on setting up your device to connect to Wi-Fi, see UAB Information Technology's instructions on Using the UAB WiFi Network.

If you still are unable to connect to the wireless network after consulting the instructions above, you will need to call AskIT at 205.996.5555 for further assistance.

HUB Desk Standard Equipment/Tech

Sterne Library has headphones available for checkout at the HUB and dry-erase markers are available to groups checking out a group study rooms. There are also portable white boards and standing desk for convenience.

AskIT Help Desk

A walk-up AskIT Help Desk is located on the first floor of the Sterne Library behind the HUB.

Mervyn H. Sterne Library

917 13th St S
Birmingham, AL

(205) 934-6364

Lister Hill Library of the Health Sciences

1700 University Blvd
Birmingham, AL

(205) 975-4821

Reynolds-Finley Historical Library

1700 University Blvd - 3rd Floor
Birmingham, AL

(205) 934-4475

Alabama Museum of the Health Sciences

1700 University Blvd - 3rd Floor
Birmingham, AL

(205) 934-4475

Lister Hill Library at University Hospital

615 18th Street S - P235 West Pavilion
Birmingham, AL

(205) 934-2275

801 Building

801 5th Ave South
Room 1111
Birmingham, AL

(205) 934-5432

J. Ellis Sparks Medical Library

301 Governors Drive SE - 3rd Floor
Huntsville, AL 35801

(256) 551-4405

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