The Lynne Ruffin-Smith Library

A Valued Community Resource

libraryThe lending library at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health is an oasis for patients and family members who want to learn as much as they can about how to care for and cope with the brain disorders they are facing.

Library patrons can rest assured that the information contained in more than 1,500 cataloged books, DVDs and pamphlets is accurate and up to date. A librarian is on hand to help search for relevant materials and to answer questions about the library and other services we offer.

The Lynne Ruffin-Smith Library is open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Information at Your Fingertips

Browse our collection and you’ll find helpful materials on diseases treated at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, including:

  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Frontotemporal dementia
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Multiple system atrophy
  • Multiple sclerosis

Specifically for caregivers, we offer a wealth of information on topics such as:

  • Health and well-being
  • Respite and long-term care
  • Caregiving
  • Safety
  • Inspirational materials

For more information, please contact the library at 702.483.6033 or    

Anytime, Anyplace: Our Online Librarylearning online

Our e-Library brings online books and resource materials to individuals who are homebound, live too far away to visit the library in person or are unable to make it during open hours. If you want to check out materials from our e-Library, you’ll need an e-Library card number. To obtain your card number, contact the library at 702.483.6033 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Feel free to browse our e-Library or access the card catalog online for materials available in our physical library in Las Vegas. Enter CCLRCBHL in the Library Name prompt.

The Gift of Knowledge

Did you know that a donation of just $25 buys a book or DVD to add to our library’s collection? Learn more about how you can make a philanthropic impact. Contact us at 702.263.9797 or