The Pollard Library was established to provide information in support of the hospital and college’s three major functions:  patient care, education and research.  It serves as a nucleus for healthcare education and research in medicine and teaching resources.

Library Information

The Pollard Library is located on the first floor of the Sycamore Building.

  • The library is accessible during regular business hours of operations with keypad entry.
  • The librarian is available via email at
  • Books and periodicals are not available for check out at this time.
  • Current textbooks are available for in-house use by contacting the librarian.

Colonial Heights Public Library

Southside College of Health Sciences’ students have access to services at the Colonial Heights Public Library which is located at 1000 Yacht Basin Drive, Colonial Heights, VA 23834. The library provides a wide range of library services to the community. The Library’s collections include traditional books and magazines, a large audio book and DVD/Blu-Ray collection and an e-Library, along with a public computer center and wireless network. The Library also offers meetings rooms and year-round children’s programs.   Students may have access to the public meeting rooms which can be reserved by contacting the library.

For more information about the services available, please contact Colonial Heights Public Library at 804-520-9384.