Location & Hours

Hope Brings Strength Health Sciences Library
Rowan-Virtua School of Osteopathic Medicine
Academic Center
1 Medical Center Drive, Stratford, NJ 08084
Circulation and Reference: 856-566-6800
Document Delivery: 856-566-6775

Sewell Learning Commons
Rowan-Virtua School of Osteopathic Medicine Sewell
1474 Tanyard Road, Sewell, NJ 08080
PBL Librarian at Sewell: 856-566-6354

Hope Brings Strength Health Sciences Library Summer Hours
Day Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 10:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 8:00pm

The Hope Brings Strength Library will close at 6pm on Wednesday, July 3. The library will be closed Thursday, July 4 and Friday, July 5 for the Independence Day Holiday.

Evening and weekend hours are subject to change with little notice. Changes to hours are posted at the entrance to the Library and on the Library's home page.


The Hope Brings Strength Health Sciences Library is located on the ground floor of the Rowan-Virtua School of Osteopathic Medicine's Academic Center building. The Health Sciences Library is not open to the public, or to students from other schools or institutions needing a place to study.

Space is limited at the Health Sciences Library and priority is given to Rowan-Virtua SOM students and to students whose programs are based on the Stratford campus. Rowan students from the Glassboro campus are not permitted to use the Health Sciences Library. Through a reciprocal agreement CMSRU students are permitted to use the Health Sciences Library during weekday hours. Evening and weekend building access is restricted to students, faculty and staff based on the Stratford campus via Rowan ID card access.

The Sewell Learning Commons is located on the 2nd floor of the Rowan Medicine, Sewell building. All Rowan-Virtua SOM students and authorized Rowan-Virtua SOM faculty and staff have 24/7 access to the 2nd floor and to the Learning Commons via Rowan ID card access.