Posted 05/26/2022  |  Back

As part of the closure of Hammond Hall due to a problem with the HVAC system that must be repaired, the Library's physical space will also be closed starting on Friday, May 27. We don’t have an exact date when the repair will occur, so please check our website for further updates on reopening.

Please be aware that the vast majority of the Library's services will be available remotely and online. The Library's vast digital collection, including 700,000 ebooks, over a million articles accessible through our databases and online journals, and more than 20,000 streaming films will remain available.

Research help will also remain available via the Library's 24/7 online chat, all of which is available through the chat box located on the lower right side of the Library's website at

Interlibrary loan services will continue for for electronic copies of articles and ebooks. Interlibrary loan for books will not be possible.

Please note that the following services will not be available:

  • Checkout of any print or other physical materials
  • Physical course reserves

Books can be continued to be returned by using the book drop located outside of the Hammond Main Lounge Lobby entrance. 

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Be sure to check the Library website news or follow us on social media for more information about hours, services, and restrictions.