Zalk Library Thanksgiving Hours

Greetings, CVM!

Our hours will be different the week of Thanksgiving:

Thursday, November 25th: Closed.

Friday, November 26th: Closed.

Saturday, November 27th: Closed.

Sunday, November 28, Closed. 


Enjoy your week and we’ll see you when you get back!

University Libraries Hours


All the best,

Rae, Alex, and Allison

home Staff news Committee Formed for Head of VML Search

Committee Formed for Head of VML Search

The search committee for the Head, Veterinary Medical Library position was finalized this week. Members are:

Chris Pryor, Associate University Librarian for Health and Specialized Libraries, Chair
Angela Tennison, DVM, Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs, College of Veterinary Medicine
Noel Kopriva, Head, Engineering Library
Terri Hall, Head, Circulation Department, Health Sciences Library
Janice Dysart, Science Librarian, RAIS

home Staff news Marketing Highlight: College Colors Day

Marketing Highlight: College Colors Day

The Vet Med library staff are showing off their college colors!

home Cycle of Success, Zalk Veterinary Medical Library Laura Buck Receives CVM Dean’s Impact Award

Laura Buck Receives CVM Dean’s Impact Award

Laura Buck, senior library information specialist at the Zalk Veterinary Medical Library, has received a 2019 College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) Dean’s Impact Award.

Each year, the Dean recognizes individuals who “have had significant positive impact on college programs.” Laura’s nominating letters pointed to her helpfulness, friendliness, and dedication to everyone in the College.

Laura began her service with the University of Missouri Libraries in 1989, moving to the CVM’s Zalk Veterinary Medical Library in 1999. One nomination cited her “sincere dedication, can-do attitude, and excellent organizational skills.” Another noted, “she has always been a positive force in the library, keeping the needs of the students, faculty, and staff foremost in her mind.” Another called her “reliable and helpful,” while yet another called her “an essential, vital resource within the library.” One nominating letter wrote of Laura, “She is the institutional memory of the library. Wouldn’t it be cool on her 30th year at MU that she received this well-deserved award?”

It is, indeed, cool that Laura has received this award. Congratulations, Laura, and thank you for 30 years of supporting the University Libraries’ Cycle of Success.

Laura Buck (right) being presented the award by CVM Dean Carolyn J. Henry (left)