Elsevier eBooks Success Stories

LSU vet school professor brings power of eBooks to students

The School of Veterinary Medicine at Louisiana State University (LSU) in Baton Rouge has three academic departments: Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Pathobiological Sciences and Veterinary Clinical Sciences, and three support units: Veterinary Medical Library, Veterinary Teaching Hospital, and the Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory. The school, accredited by the AVMA Council on Education, offers the DVM degree and MS and PhD degrees in Veterinary Medical Sciences.

Martha Littlefield, DVM, MS, CVA has taken a leading role in bringing eBooks on VitalSource to LSU’s School of Veterinary Medicine. Students use eBooks in the laboratory and for studying, and faculty members are tapping into eBooks’s powerful tools, such as annotation and sharing.