What to Expect at the VML: Fall 2020
The William Rand Kenan, Jr. Library of Veterinary Medicine (VML) reopens on August 10.
Our regular hours are:
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
For the hours of other NC State University Libraries locations, check our hours page.
Using the Library
- The library is open only to NC State affiliates.
- A face covering is required at all times, in accordance with University guidelines.
- Eating and drinking in the library is not allowed.
Make a Reservation
Reservations are required for study and research in the VML.
- Use the CVM's online desk reservation system or get the mobile app.
- If prompted, enter cvm for your organization name, and sign in using your NC State email address.
Study time at the VML is limited to one hour.
Patron computers will not be available
If you need to search the online catalog, please use your own computer or device, or ask at the Service Desk for assistance.
Technology lending is available
Headphones are NOT available to borrow.
Books and Print Materials
All Print Reserves and the VETS Collection will not circulate at this time. You can request to have a chapter or section of these books scanned and delivered to you as a PDF.
All returned books or other materials will be quarantined for four days before being discharged, so please be aware that items you have returned may continue to appear on your library account during the quarantine period.
COVID-19 Resources from the Veterinary Medicine Library.
The Veterinary Medicine Library supports education and discovery in life sciences, veterinary medicine, and animal and human health at North Carolina State University and clinical care provided through the College of Veterinary Medicine. The Library is open to everyone seeking knowledge to advance health.
Contact the Veterinary Medicine Library
Phone: (919) 513-6218
Fax: (919) 513-6400
William Rand Kenan, Jr. Library of Veterinary Medicine
College of Veterinary Medicine
NC State University
Campus Box #8401
1060 William Moore Dr.
Raleigh, NC 27607
About William Rand Kenan, Jr.
The Library is named for William Rand Kenan, Jr., one of NC State University’s most generous philanthropists. He established the Randleigh Foundation Trust, a charitable organization committed to such important initiatives as the NC State University Libraries and the College of Veterinary Medicine. More about William Rand Kenan Jr.