Welcome to your Information Resource Center, or the IRC! Your librarian, Cassie Dixon (Medical Librarian and IRC Manager) is excited to help you on your information literacy journey.

Need help accessing your own AHEC Digital Library Account? Or maybe you need a refresher on how to search the databases? What about assistance with understanding copyright laws? Or if the article you found is actually a peer-reviewed article? Contact the library!

Cassie Dixon, RN, MLIS -

If you are needing more help, go to the IRC/Library page located on the top navigation bar in Canvas or to the AHEC Digital Library located on the side navigation bar in Canvas. On the IRC page on the Cabarrus College website, you will find tutorials, links to e-resources and information about the IRC. The AHEC Digital Library is your virtual library, contact Cassie to get your own (FREE) account information! To link directly to the AHEC Digital Library, the URL is

To learn more about the IRC, please CLICK HERE and select "IRC Orientation" on the bottom left corner of the screen.

Happy Researching,
IRC Librarians