The Charles Allen Cary Veterinary Medical Library is located in Room 101 of Greene Hall in the College of Veterinary Medicine Complex on Wire Road. The library is immediately on your right after entering Greene Hall.
The Veterinary Medical Library provides services and collections which primarily support the teaching, clinical applications, and research of the College of Veterinary Medicine. The library assists other Auburn University faculty, staff and students, especially in the fields of agriculture, biological sciences, nursing, pharmacy, and zoology. The Veterinary Medical Library maintains over 30,000 volumes and approximately 120 active paper serial subscriptions and has access to over 7,000 online scholarly journals. The materials held by the Library reflects current research and information needs.
The library also supports the animal health information needs of the Charles S. Roberts Diagnostic Laboratory, Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station, United States Department of Agriculture Regional Lab for Fish Diseases and Parasite Research, Alabama Department of Forensic Medicine, and veterinary practitioners.
The library provides a courier service for pickup and delivery of older and lesser-used materials housed in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library to the Veterinary Medical Library. The staff of the Veterinary Medical Library can help identify and obtain materials that are not held by the Auburn University Libraries.
The library was completely renovated in 2005.
Rob manages the Vet Med Library, monitors library policy and practices, purchases library materials and provides reference and instruction services. He also coordinates collection development with faculty and patrons to ensure a well-balanced collection of resources to support the College of Veterinary Medicine.
Phone: 334-844-1750 or 334-844-1292
Ashley Goerke is in charge of inventory control, reserve materials, circulation procedures, and coordinating missing and lost book problems. She supervises the student employees. Ms. Goerke also provides reference and other library services.
CVM Library Advisory Committee -- member list