This facility is centrally located on the Horseshoe for the convenience of students, faculty, and staff. Situated on the second through the fourth floors of the building, the library contains collections and information systems to support curriculum, research, and the patient care goals of the institution. It serves the state as a resource library in the National Network of Libraries and Medicine, and as a major health sciences resource in local and regional consortia and networks. The first floor has classrooms, meeting rooms and a vending area. Offices on the second floor house the Center for Academic Excellence/ Writing Center and the Center for Clinical Evaluation and Teaching.