LSU SVM alumni, veterinary, health care, and legal professionals are invited and encouraged to use the services of the SVM Library.


Visiting patrons may use all library resources when in the SVM Library. This includes books, journals, audiovisual materials, and reserve items as well as the public computers, scanner, and reference services.


Patrons unable to visit the Library may request research material from the Library through the Public Services department by emailing svmlibrary@lsu.edu or by calling 225-578-7058. Please refer to fee chart below. 


Dean's Circle members receive library services such as literature searches, photocopy services, or articles obtained through Interlibrary Loan, free of charge.

Description Fee
Literature searches $15 minimum charge
Literature searches for LSU SVM alumni $12 minimum charge
Photocopy services, materials owned by VETMED Library $15/article (up to 30 pages)
Photocopy services for LSU SVM alumni $12/article (up to 30 pages)
Articles obtained through Interlibrary Loan (ILL) $15/article
Articles obtained through ILL for LSU SVM alumni $12/article