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

Cardiac Life Support Books

An embedded student manual is available to those completing ACLS Initial, PALS Initial and HeartCode BLS. For electronic NRP access, please email us.  No additional electronic resources are needed. 

Print copies are available for self-checkout near the front desk if needed (Monday - Saturday, 7:30 am - 5:00 pm) or email us if you would like copies sent via intraclinic mail.


  • Anatomical skeleton
  • Computers
  • 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 
  • Self service copying and scanning
  • Wireless access

An Inviting Space

After-Hours Access

If you're an employee based at Saint Marys and have a valid need of the library space in the evenings and/or on weekends, please inquire about after-hours badge access.  Your supervisor may submit a request on your behalf.

Scope of Collection


Subject Specialties:

  • Cardiac Life Support Education
  • Critical Care
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Healthcare Ethics 
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychiatry
  • Surgery


  • 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 Document Delivery 

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 once 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

Phone: 507-255-5647
Fax: 507-255-7343
Location: Saint Marys Campus, Marian Hall, 1-506

**Larger Map**

Book drop locations:

-Near elevators in the Generose Patient Parking Ramp Main Floor
-Generose Main Floor near Atrium
-East Tower Main Floor near restrooms
-Domitilla Main Floor near Employee Shuttle Entrance





Mon-Thur 7:30am - 8:00pm
Friday  7
:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Sunday    Closed


Dana Gerberi, Librarian
Phone: 507-255-2008

Elissa Kinzelman-Vesely, Librarian
Phone: 507-422-2215

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

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