Geisinger Commonwealth Medical Library

Geisinger Commonwealth’s Medical Library primarily serves all Geisinger Commonwealth Students, Faculty, and Staff. If you are a member of the public seeking health information, please contact your local public library.

Mission Statement

In support of the College’s mission and shared values, the Library advances education, research, clinical care and community service by critically appraising, selecting and organizing health sciences information and by facilitating access to these resources for faculty, staff, students and community partners. The Library supports learners who are able to discover, access, evaluate and use information effectively for academic success, research, and life-long learning.

Library Facilities

  • Located in Geisinger Commonwealth’s Medical Sciences Building, Second Floor
  • 5,000 square feet;
  • Functional, flexible seating for 85;
  • Two small group study rooms with seating for at least 10 per room;
  • 14 public access computer workstations and 14 laptop docking stations with plug and play capabilities
  • Information Services Desk staffed by information professionals 73 hours per week during the academic year.


Staffed Hours – Academic Year
Monday: 8am – 8pm
Tuesday: 8am – 8pm
Wednesday: 8am – 8pm
Thursday: 8am – 8pm
Friday: 8am – 5pm
Saturday: 10am – 6pm
Sunday: 12 Noon – 8pm

Contact Information

Geisinger Commonwealth Medical Library
Commonwealth Medical College
525 Pine Street, Second Floor
Scranton, PA 18509
Phone: 570.504.9665
Fax: 570.687.9710



Iris Johnston
Library Assistant