Medical Libraries

Vail Valley Medical Center understands that being a patient, caregiver or family member can generate a myriad of questions and information needs. Answers, invaluable information and assistance can be found at the Educational Resource Library at Shaw Regional Cancer Center, Kimberly's Corner inside VVMC or online.

Educational Resource Library

Library Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

The library seeks to empower patients, their caregivers and the public by providing comprehensive, up-to-date medical information to facilitate educated and informed health care decisions. With a large lending collection of books and audiovisual materials, as well as more than 300 journal subscriptions, the library is also a resource for medical professionals within the community. Covering most medical topics, many resources are available in English and Spanish.

Stop by the library in Shaw Regional Cancer Center, search our online database or contact our medical librarian at (970) 569-7607 or

Kimberly's Corner Resource Center

Located in the atrium of the Vail Valley Medical Center, Kimberly's Corner is a patient resource center, as well as a place for patients, guests and employees to relax. The resource center features a peaceful d├ęcor and provides computers and select books and journals.


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