VCU Libraries

Research Guides

Library Orientation at Tompkins-McCaw

This site is intended to introduce you to what VCU Libraries has to offer when it comes to resources and services.

Services Provided by Liaisons

Research and Education Librarians can provide:

  • Consultation appointments for high-level, specialized research assistance
  • Curriculum-integrated instructional sessions for courses at all degree levels
  • Classroom sessions and workshops to promote information literacy and research skills
  • Educational content for your Blackboard courses to help your students use library resources
  • Customized, Web-based research guides for academic disciplines or special topics

Collection Librarians can assist with:

  • Identification, selection, and purchase of research materials in any format
  • Suggestions for the collection
  • Collection evaluations for proposed new courses and programs
  • Collection evaluations for accreditation reports and internal or external departmental reviews
  • Any project related to teaching, learning, scholarship  

Your Library Liaison

Community Health Education Center
 

Dana L. Ladd
Community Health Education Center Librarian

(804) 628-2429
dlladd@vcu.edu

School of Allied Health Professions

Talicia Tarver
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 827-2095‚Äč
tatarver@vcu.edu

School of Dentistry

Erica Brody
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-2004 
ebrody@vcu.edu

School of Medicine

John Cyrus
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1881 
cyrusjw@vcu.edu

School of Nursing

Roy Brown
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1592 
rebrown2@vcu.edu

School of Pharmacy

Rachel Koenig
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 827-1150

rakoenig@vcu.edu

Tompkins-McCaw Library Collections

Karen Gau
TML Collections

(804) 828-0638
gaukh@vcu.edu

VCU Health

John Cyrus
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1881 
cyrusjw@vcu.edu 

VCU Health Nursing
 

Roy Brown
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1592 
rebrown2@vcu.edu