Library Hours

Saturday, May 7 through Monday, August 15

  • Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: CLOSED (New this summer)
  • Sunday: CLOSED

Professional reference staff is available Monday through Friday, 8 a. m. to 5 p. m. We offer Librarian On Demand Service. Follow this link to schedule a time:

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Recognizing Graduates

Congratulations and thank you to our graduating work study students Yuliya Fonin and Taylor Rickert. We appreciate all the time and great service you have provided to the Library staff and clients alike. Good luck to all of you as you begin your new careers in the nursing field. Congratulations to the whole Class of 2016!

Cristo Rey Students

Thank you to Haili Arnold, Mariel Dillon, Victoria Langley and Miguel Maldonado, students of Cristo Rey High School, for their support throughout this academic year. We wish them a happy and healthy summer break!

Library Services to Graduating Seniors

To prepare for NCLEX, you can use Library resources as well 24/7 badge swipe access to the building for three months following graduation. If you get a job within the Mount Carmel Health System, please remember you can update from a student to a staff account.

Donate Your Textbooks

Do you have a pile of nursing books you don't want to move again? Bring them to your Library as a donation. Newer editions are put on the Closed Reserve shelf, and older ones are donated to a service. We are happy to provide you with a thank you letter, acknowledging your contribution, to use for tax-deduction purposes.

Library Staff Presentations

In May, Stevo Roksandic and Don Pearson will be traveling to Toronto, Canada, for Mosaic/Mosaique, an international library conference. They will be presenting the following:

Stevo Roksandic, MBA, MLIS, AHIP, of Mount Carmel Health Sciences Library will organize and moderate a Special Content Session: People-Centered Health Care: Consumer Health Librarians on the Front Line. The keynote speaker will be Michele Spatz, past director of Planetree Health Resource Center, and patient-centered healthcare consultant. It will also include Stevo and presenter Melinda Orebaugh, MLS, director of Library & Health Information Services, Gundersen Lutheran Health System in La Crosse, Wisc., sharing their respective models of Consumer Health Library Services.

Stevo Roksandic and Donald Pearson will co-present their study: How Does Instruction by Medical Librarians on Using a Federated Search Tool Impact the Result of Medical Information Research: A Mixed-Method Descriptive Quantitative Study.

Stevo Roksandic will present the paper Revitalizing Library Services: Redefining and Maximizing Operational Efficiency and Excellence.

Connect with us by chat/text, email or phone, and you are more than welcome to visit us anytime. Most of the answers you can find at our website: Current Library information is posted on Twitter, @MCHSLibrary

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