AIMS Student Library
AIMS Education Library
AIMS students now have access to online library resources via the link above. Please contact the academic department for login credentials.
The AIMS Library offers a diverse collection of print material, educational media, and electronic resources that are designed to support and enhance the learning experience students receive at AIMS. The library will give students the opportunity to expand on the knowledge they learn in class, and it will serve as an important resource for all current and future AIMS students. It will also be a great resource for students who are preparing to take registry/certification examinations.
The mission of the AIMS Education Library is to identify, organize, and preserve valuable resources for the benefit of our students, faculty, and staff. In addition to creating a balanced collection of resources, it is also the mission of the library to provide an educational environment designed for reading, learning, and research.
- To enhance the knowledge base of students
- To promote and strengthen the literacy skills of students
- To establish a collection of resources that can be used to support the educational endeavors of students
- To provide resources to faculty which will assist in their teaching, planning and development of curricula.
- To provide resources to staff which will assist in their departmental responsibilities
The AIMS Library offers a diverse collection of print material and educational media including textbooks, reference books, journals, study guides, CDs, DVDs, and videos. The collection, which includes approximately 600 print resources, is designed to support all of the programs currently offered by AIMS.
Students, faculty, and staff are also given access to a wealth of online resources through the Library and Information Resources Network (LIRN). LIRN is a consortium of educational institutions which share access to information resources. LIRN serves as an online library that can be accessed both on campus and remotely. Some of the available LIRN resources include peer-reviewed and full-text journal articles, magazines, newspapers, eBooks, podcasts, audio files, and videos.
A variety of subscription packages are available to LIRN members based on the needs of the institution. AIMS subscribes to the following packages:
- ProQuest Central Database
- Ebook Central
- Gale Interactive: Human Anatomy and Chemistry
Through the subscription packages listed above, AIMS students have access to approximately 25,000 resources in the ProQuest Central database and 278,000 eBooks from Ebook Central. In addition, students will have access to Gale Interactive: Human Anatomy and Gale Interactive: Chemistry. Gale Interactive: Human Anatomy is an interactive, web-based resource that allows faculty and students to examine virtual 3D dissections. It includes 4,300 anatomical structures and more than 13,500 landmarks.
The AIMS Education library is located on the 3rd floor of the Piscataway Campus main building. Library hours are Monday through Friday from 9:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Students have access to all print material and multimedia at this location. Computer and internet access is available on site. Students are able to access all of the LIRN resources on campus or remotely via this link. Login information will be provided during the new student orientation. The LIRN online library is available seven days a week, 24 hours a day.
AIMS Education is supported by a team of master's level librarians through the LIRN Librarian Service. For research and reference assistance, students and faculty can contact a team of LIRN Librarians by clicking on the "Ask a Librarian" button on the right side of the LIRNPortal page and completing the help request form. Librarians will follow up via email, phone call, or screen share as applicable during the hours listed below. Students and faculty can also email the librarian team directly at email@example.com.
Monday - Friday
7am to 9pm
Saturday - Sunday
12pm to 7pm
Visit Our Campus
Take the first step in achieving your career goals by visiting the AIMS campus. During your school visit you'll get to meet one-on-one with an admissions specialist. They'll help you choose the right career path and answer any questions you have. You'll also get the chance to tour the AIMS campus, including all of our classrooms, medical labs, and student facilities.