Library

The Radford University Carilion Library is a health sciences-focused library serving the needs of the RUC Campus. Staff provide research assistance, help with library resources, and instruction. In addition, the library hosts and participates in campus events. 

Slim, the library mascot.
The library mascot, Slim B. Nobody, helps shelve books.

Location

5th Floor of Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital
101 Elm Avenue, SE
Roanoke, VA 24013

Hours

Monday and Tuesday: 7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday: 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Virtual library assistance is available outside these hours by arrangement.

Contact Us

For assistance, email ruclibrary@radford.edu, or see staff directory below.

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Library Resources

For assistance with any RUC Library resources, please contact a librarian. 

Databases

Click the link below to see a list of over 350 databases available to RUC students, faculty, and staff.

A-Z Databases

Library Catalog

Click the link below to search the catalog for books and other items held at both McConnell and RUC libraries. 

Catalog

How-To Guides

Click the link below to explore guides on research and library resources organized by subject matter. 

Guides by Subject

Instruction Requests

RUC faculty seeking library instruction or assistance for classes should contact Clinical Instruction & Outreach Librarian Mary Catherine Santoro at msantoro@radford.edu.

RUC Library Directory

Jamie Price
Head Librarian
540-224-4894
jprice13@radford.edu

Mary Catherine Santoro
Clinicial Instruction & Outreach Librarian
540-985-8485
msantoro@radford.edu

Christina Manzo
User Experience Librarian
540-985-8511
cmanzo4@radford.edu

Crystal Dent
Associate for Technical Services
540-985-8528
cdent1@radford.edu