VCU Libraries

Research Guides

Library Orientation:Tompkins-McCaw Library

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

College of Health Professions

Talicia Tarver
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 827-2095

School of Dentistry

Erica Brody
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-2004

School of Medicine

John Cyrus
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1881

School of Medicine - Basic Sciences

Stacey Wahl
Research and Education Librarian
(804) 828-0622

School of Nursing

Roy Brown
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1592

School of Pharmacy

Rachel Koenig
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 827-1150

Tompkins-McCaw Library Collections

Karen Gau
TML Collections

(804) 828-0638

VCU Health

John Cyrus
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1881 

VCU Health Nursing

Roy Brown
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1592