The Undergraduate Medical Academy Library opened in 2005 as the research component of the Undergraduate Medical Academy at .  The library’s collection consists of books, journals and audio materials. There is a small collection of anatomical models available for in-house student use.


The mission of the Undergraduate Medical Academy Library is to equip users with the knowledge and skill needed to effectively utilize the resources to carry out the mission of Prairie View A&M University and the Undergraduate Medical Academy.


The vision of the UMA Library is to provide life-long learning activities, exhibits, information literacy classes, and the collection of resources that support the curriculum of the Undergraduate Medical Academy’s students.

Library Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday and Sunday: Closed


The Undergraduate Medical Academy Library is located on the first floor of the E. E. O’Banion Science Building in Room 129.

Get help from UMA Library (UMAL)

Call 936-261-3075 or Email:

Inclement Weather Re-Opening 1/18/18

Prairie View A&M University will reopen tomorrow January 18, 2018. Classes on the main campus, Northwest Houston Center and Nursing Campus will resume as scheduled and administrative offices will return to normal operations. We are continuing to monitor the icy road conditions across the Houston-metro area. We urge you to exercise caution as you begin your daily routine, allowing extra travel time as temperatures will remain around the freezing mark in the morning. Please continue to monitor the website and official social media channels for updates.