The Jefferson College Library serves the academic and research needs of Jefferson students, faculty, and staff. Located on the fifth floor, the library provides access to online resources and databases, books, journals, current textbooks, and study spaces. The helpful staff of librarians offers assistance with research, instruction in the use of library resources, a workshop series each semester, and even free coffee and tea.
Learn more about the library by exploring the tabs below.
- Login to MyAthens
- For account renewals, please contact the Online Learning Librarian (below).
- Register for MyAthens
- You must use your jchs.edu email address.
- You will receive an activation email from Eduserv Athens.
- Create a password to complete setting up your MyAthens account.
- Login to MyAthens using your MyAthens username and password to access library resources.
MyAthens Technical Support:
Or visit our MyAthens How-to Guide for more information.
Search the Catalog
Browse our online catalog to find books, e-books, journals, audiovisual materials (DVD's, sound recordings, etc.)
Need Further Assistance?
Use our How-to Guides to learn more about the library's many resources.
Librarians @ Lunchtime is a free program of workshops available to all Jefferson students, faculty and staff. The series returns this fall with programs from August to November. The full schedule is listed below.
Workshops are held in room 501 from 12 to 1 p.m.
Free lunch for the first 10 students at each workshop.
- August 30: Meet Your Library
Getting started with MyAthens, HERO, and the Jefferson College Library resources.
- September 13: Making CINAHL Work For You
Tips and tricks to get the most out of CINAHL.
- September 27: Next-Level Googling
Navigating Google’s advanced features.
- October 11: What Do I Do With All This Stuff?
Using Mendeley to organize and manage your references.
- October 25: Speaking In Code
Understanding the basics of HTML coding and its role in your life online.
- November 8: Off The Page
Finding and using e-books in the library’s resources.
5th Floor of Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital
Address: 101 Elm Avenue, SE, Roanoke, VA 24013
Fall and Spring Semester Hours
Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
For immediate assistance during library hours call (540) 985-9767.
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Library Services Director
Clinical Research Librarian
Mary Catherine Santoro
Outreach & Instruction Librarian
Online Learning Librarian
Associate for Technical Services