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VCU Libraries is online and in person: VCU Libraries COVID-19 response

The Health Sciences Library and Cabell Library are open. Find out what to expect when you visit

Health Sciences Library Hours

At this time, access to VCU Libraries buildings and some services is generally limited to VCU students, faculty, and staff. For more information, visit our COVID-19 response FAQ.

Today's hours


Regular Hours

  • Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.


  • Sunday, May 30 Closed
  • Monday, May 31 Memorial Day Closed
  • Friday, June 18 Juneteenth (observed) Closed
  • Saturday, June 19 Juneteenth (actual) Closed
  • Sunday, July 4 Independence Day (actual) Closed
  • Monday, July 5 Independence Day (observed) Closed

Front Door Pickup

Request physical materials from VCU Libraries collections with our new Front Door Pickup service.

  • Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Please note, Front Door Pickup is not available when Health Sciences Library is closed.


Get assistance when you need it.

  • Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday: Text only

Text us: (804) 435-5420 chat status [View Image] during library building hours.

See more ways to Ask Us.

Health Sciences Library

509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
Local: (804) 828-0636

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