It is located in the Vet Med Surgery and Obstetrics Laboratory; south of the LAC (Large Animal Clinic) and SAC (Small Animal Clinic). Hours vary, so call 333-5552 or email them at VSIL_Bookstore@yahoo.com to check their hours or if you have questions. A map and tentative store hours are posted on the library bulletin board
On the 3rd floor of the Basic Science Building near the elevators.
Yes. These books have been donated to the Vet Med Library, but are given away if they are not needed by the library system.
University personnel (faculty, staff and students) may be eligible for permission to access to the VMBSB after hours. Click here to learn more about building access.
The Vet Med library has 2 copy machines in the copy room (room 1257B). One of the machines can
be operated only with an Equitrac card; these cards will not work in any other machines.
The library also has 1 campus vending machine: it takes coin, cash, value-added I-card, or value card. Cash can be added to your I-card in the Vet Med library. Your value-added I-card or value card can be used in any other campus vending machine at the university. There are two other campus vending machines within the Vet Med complex: one is on the 2nd floor of the Basic Sciences Building near the VM1/VM2 mailboxes. The other is by room 80 in the SAC. Cost for value-added I-card or value card: $0.09 each. Cost for coin or cash: $0.15 each.
If you have problems with or have lost your I-card, contact the ID center on the 2nd level of the Illini Union Bookstore. Their phone number is 244-0135.
The Small Animal Clinic and the Large Animal Clinic are located south of the Basic Science Building. From the library, go left to the end of the hallway and out the doors. The SAC is the building straight ahead; the LAC is along the path to the right. See Map of College of Veterinary Medicine.
The library is a wireless hotspot and laptops can be used anywhere. If you would like information about using the new wireless network, see the College of Veterinary Medicine's wireless support page.
CVM Computers and CVM Printer are located at back SW wall of the library. Vet. Med. Library computers, printer and scanners are located by the Circ. desk. Flatbed scanner can be used to send PDF copies via email. Crane scanner uses a Flash drive device, which can be loaned out by Vet. Med. staff, upon request.
Yellow guest sign spaces are reserved 24 hours a day. Stickers for these spaces are available from the dean's office. Visitors who park in the metered spaces do not need a sticker.
The procedures for emergencies unique to the Vet Med Library are located at the circulation desk, next to the phone books. The emergency preservation kit is located in room 1257C of the Vet Med Library.