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Information about location, staff, and services at the Saint Marys Staff Library


  • Computers with patient care and Microsoft applications
  • Book, Journal and Multimedia Collections
  • Cardiac Life Support Education Books:  ACLS/BLS/NRP/PEARS/  PALS available for check out
  • Fax machine access 
  • Two Group Study rooms with white boards/audio-visual equipment for small presentations or private study during Library hours
  • Self service copying and scanning
  • Wireless access

Cardiac Life Support Education

Looking for Cardiac Life Support Education (BLS, ACLS, PALS, PEARS, NRP) books?

Request them online!

(Need help? Check here.)

Scope of Collection

The Saint Marys Staff Library provides information resources and services to Mayo Clinic employees and students in Mayo-affiliated programs.

Subject specialties:

  • Cardiac Life Support Education books
  • Critical Care
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Health Care Ethics and Catholic Health Care
  • Nursing
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychiatry and Psychology
  • Spirituality in Health Care

Special Collections

  • Saint Marys School of Nursing Historical Area ~ Marian Hall 1-502
  • Saint Marys School of Practical Nursing Historical Exhibit
  • Leisure Reading
  • Local History DVD Collection


  • Research assistance is available in-person or via the online Ask a Librarian service
  • Keep up with the latest research in your field by receiving the tables of contents from healthcare journals via the Current Awareness Service 
  • Obtain articles and interlibrary loan materials with the Celsus Request System  

Borrowing Privileges/Loan Periods

Mayo Clinic employees and students in Mayo-affiliated programs may check out materials.

Books/DVDs/Media/Journals 3-week loan
Cardiac Life Support Education Books 42-day loan

 Most items may be renewed for an additional loan period upon request. To renew call 255-5647 or email

 Items may be returned:

  • At the library service desk
  • In the book return box outside Marian Hall 1-505
  • At book return boxes throughout the hospital and elsewhere on the Rochester campus (find a list of Rochester book drop boxes here).  These locations are retrieved only twice per week, so returns may be delayed.
  • At other Mayo Clinic libraries
  • Using IntraClinic Mail, if library items are packaged and addressed


Contact Us:

Saint Marys Hospital

Tel: 507-255-5647
Fax: 507-255-6536
Location: Saint Marys Campus, Marian Hall, 1-505

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Mon-Thur 7:15am - 8:00pm
Friday  7
:15am - 5:00pm
Saturday 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Sunday    Closed


Dana Gerberi, Librarian
Phone: 507-255-2008

Marla Battey, Library Specialist
Phone: 507-255-5647

Gail Laxen, Library Associate
Phone: 507-255-5647

Supplemental Librarian Searchers:

Ellen Aaronson

Karen Larsen