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    Students in the School of Medicine library

The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine Health Sciences Library‚Äôs mostly digital collection contains authoritative medical textbooks and electronic resources. School of Medicine students learn to search the literature, critically access the evidence, and retrieve content. They have 24/7 physical and remote access to the VTC School of Medicine and the Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital Health Sciences Libraries. Carilion Clinic Health Sciences Libraries provide access to:

  • 75,000  electronic journals
  • 39,400 electronic books
  • 9,100 print books
  • 38 electronic databases

The electronic databases include:

  • AccessEmergencyMedicine, AccessMedicine, and AccessSurgery
  • BioMedical Reference Collection
  • Clinical Key
  • DynaMed
  • Medline
  • The Cochrane Library
  • UpToDate 

Students have the added benefit of using the large, diverse collection of electronic and print resources offered by the Virginia Tech University Newman Library in Blacksburg, Virginia.

Online Resources for Students and Faculty

Access to the library and use of its resources is restricted to current members of the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine community.  

VTCSOM BlackBoard 

Med Ed Portal

Carilion Clinic Libraries

Catalog - Books
MyAthens - Articles
MyAthens Instructions

Database List
How To Guides
VTCSOM New Books

Virginia Tech Libraries

Addison - Books
Summon - Articles
Off-Campus Sign In
Sign In Instructions

2014-2015 Textbooks

Class of 2018
Class of 2017

Need Help?  Ask!

Margarite (Rita) McCandless
Clinical Research Librarian
VTC School of Medicine
Office: 540-526-2570
Cell: 540-728-0280    

Ramona (Mona) Thiss
Carilion Clinic Libraries
Office: 540-985-9828
Cell: 540-206-4271