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College of Veterinary Medicine Library

The CVM library supports the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Veterinary Medical Technology degree programs, veterinary research programs, and the CVM Animal Health Center.


The CVM Library supports the educational goals of the College of Veterinary Medicine by providing access to print and electronic materials in all core areas of Veterinary Science, as well as some general medicine.

Suggest a book or journal title.


  • Over 16,000 books, reference works, and audiovisual media, shelved to the left of the Library entrance
  • Any card holder may borrow books and AV materials
  • Reference works may be borrowed at our discretion

Pegasus Yearbooks

  • Free digital access to every issue of the Pegasus, the College of Veterinary Medicine's yearbook


  • Over 300 print and 400 online journal titles
  • Print journals are shelved alphabetically by title on the shelves at the rear of the library upon entering; new issues are located on the first row.
  • Graduate students, faculty and staff may check out bound journal volumes for 24 hours

Theses and Dissertations

Reserve Items

Come to the Information Desk to request reserve items. Instructors: Contact us to place items on reserve.

  • Open Reserve items - including all DVM and VMT textbooks and the Veterinary Clinics of North America series - can be borrowed and taken from the library for two hours.
  • Closed Reserve items are books, videos, etc. which have been placed on Reserve in the library by a professor for students to access. Closed Reserve items may be checked out and used in the library for 2 hours.

Group Study Rooms

Our 4 study rooms accommodate up to 4 people and are equipped with white boards, TV/DVD/VCR, or 42" flat-screen monitors. To reserve, call us at (662) 325-1256 or visit the Information Desk.

Conference Room

Our conference room accommodates up to 10 people and is equipped with a 42" flat-screen monitor. To reserve, call us at (662) 325-1256 or visit the Information Desk.

CVM Library Classroom

The CVM Library Classroom is equipped with a 70” flat-screen monitor. Contact Jenny Burns or the Office of Academic Affairs at (662)-325-1078 for more information or to make a reservation.

About the College of Veterinary Medicine Library


Contact and Visit

  (662) 325-1256
  (662) 325-1144
  240 Wise Center Drive
  P.O. Box 9825, Mississippi State, MS 39762

Faculty and Staff

Derek Marshall
Assistant Professor / Coordinator of the College of Veterinary Medicine Library
(662) 325-1114

Cynthia Howard
Library Associate
(662) 325-1141

Morgan Davis
Library Assistant
(662) 325-1260