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East Tennessee State University
James H Quillen College of Medicine Medical Library
BOX 70693
Johnson City, TN 37614-0693
Phone: 423-439-8073
Fax: 423-439-8033

Meharry Medical College
1005 D B Todd Blvd
Nashville, TN 37208-3599
Phone: 615-327-6454
Fax: 615-327-6448

University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Health Sciences Library
877 Madison Avenue
Memphis, TN 38163-
Phone: 901-448-5404
Fax: 901-448-7235

Vanderbilt University
Eskind Biomedical Library
2209 Garland Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232-8340
Phone: 615-936-1400


TN News

Tennessee Newspapers - A listing from the U.S. Newspaper List, providing links to Tennessee newspapers, radio stations, television stations and magazines.


General Information

Tennessee is located in the eastern United States, with its state capital located in Nashville. Tennessee has 95 counties with its largest city, Memphis, located in the southwest corner of the state. Among the 50 states, Tennessee ranks 36th in size, covering 42,146 square miles. According to the 2000 Census, Tennessee ranks 16th in population with 5,689,283 residents, and the state's population is projected to increase by 8 percent through 2010.


Library Associations/Consortia/Local Groups

  • Knoxville Area Health Sciences Library Consortium - A consortium promoting better communication, sharing of resources, and continuing education among health sciences librarians in the Knoxville area.
  • Southern Chapter - Medical Library Association - A professional organization made up of health science librarians from the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.
  • Tennessee Health Science Library Association (THeSLA) - Provides education and communication among those responsible for health science libraries in Tennessee.
  • Tennessee Library Association - The state chapter of the American Library Association whose purpose is to promote the establishment, maintenance, and support of adequate library services for all people of the state; to cooperate with public and private agencies with related interests; and to support and further professional interests of the membership of the Association.
  • Southern Appalachian Chapter - Special Libraries Association



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    Library School

    University of Tennessee School of Information Studies
    451 Communications Building
    1345 Circle Park Drive
    Knoxville, TN 37996-0341
    Phone: 865-974-2148
    Fax: 865-974-4967


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