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Guide to anatomy resources

Where are the books?

Anatomy books are located mostly on the 3rd floor of Rose Library.

How to check if JMU Libraries has a book

  • Use Library Search to search for a book by title, author, or keywords. 
  • On the search results page, you can use the left column to Tweak Your Results.
  • You can click on the Resource Type option to choose Books or Book Chapters. 
  • You can click on Availability to limit results to Available Online for ebooks or Physical Item for print books.

How to access a book

  • For an ebook, click the Available Online link to connect to the full text. If you are off-campus, you will need to login with your eID, password, and Duo.
  • For a print book,
    • Check the status to see if it is available and get the Location and Call Number information.
    • Use Get It to request a book for pickup from one of our library locations. If you are not logged in, you will need to sign in with your eID and password to submit your request.
    • You can use the Location and Call Number information to retrieve a book yourself when we are open. The Location will look like Rose Stacks and the Call Number will look like (NC760.A67 2019).

Need help finding a book?

To find a physical book in the building when we are open, search by Location and Call Number

  • See our Call Number and Location Guide
  • Ask for help online or at the Ask the Library desk at JMU Libraries Express, Rose, and Music Libraries
  • Check the building-specific call number guides posted throughout library spaces