Whether studying, researching, or simply looking for a quiet place to read, the College Information Resource Center provides an excellent atmosphere to support your academic experience.
The IRC is located on the lower level of the main campus building of Carolinas HealthCare System NorthEast, a facility of Carolinas HealthCare System NorthEast. When entering the building through the employee entrance, under the blue awning, take the stairwell to the right of the main hallway to the lower level. There is directional signage along the lower corridor indicating the way to the Information Resource Center.
If entering the Marian Cannon Hayes Center, take the elevator to the basement level and follow the signage.
Cassie Dixon, RN, BSN, MLIS
Ms. Dixon received Bachelor Degrees in Nursing and Anthropology from The University of Tennessee at Knoxville and the degree of Master of Library and Information Studies from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She became a Cabarrus College of Health Sciences Librarian in August of 2014. Her background includes teaching evidence-based nursing classes, developing library liaison and outreach programs, and maintaining electronic resources and serials. She is currently licensed as a registered nurse with experience in perioperative nursing, community health and occupational health nursing. Her background includes teaching anatomy and physiology and critical thinking skills. Cassie enjoys gardening and reading.
If you are needing research assistance, please email Cassie Dixon to set up a consultation. Cassie Dixon, RN, BSN, MLIS, is the Information Resource Center & Medical Library Manager. She has been a medical librarian for ten years.
The IRC librarians look forward to working with you on your information needs. They can assist with literature searches, full text retrieval, accessing journals and databases, and other library services.
Hours of Operation
The IRC's normal operating hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. The IRC can be accessed 24/7 your badge.
The IRC Staff suggests the following links to help you with your academic and clinical research.
The Information Resource Center is equipped with computers and copiers that are available for patron use.