Frequently Asked Questions

What are the hours and resources of the library?

The current plan for the library is as follows (based on in-person and residential on-campus semester plans):

  • M-TH | 7:30am – 10:30pm
  • Fri | 7:30am – 4:00pm
  • Sat | 8:30am – 2:30pm
  • Sun | 2:00pm – 10:30pm

Chrome books can be checked out at the service desk on the first floor.

Email: or

Phone: 919-508-2302 (service desk) or 919-508-2303 (Nate)

Google Meet: scheduled with Nate Hellmers via email ( or phone (919-508-2303)

In person reference service may be available when the library is open, but hours are not fixed.  Basic circulation and information services will be available whenever the library is open through student workers at the desk and a self service checkout station by the desk.

All online library resources are available 24×7 through the library’s website (  Journal articles that are not available in full text through the library’s online resources can be requested via email (  99% of the time we can request these from other libraries at no cost.

Books that the library owns can be checked out during regular business hours (when the library is open).  Books that the library does not own can be requested via email (  Books can be requested from other libraries and have them shipped to the library at no cost and the library will notify the student when they arrive. When the library request articles and books from other libraries, they do not know the how long these requests will take as many factors are involved. Articles usually take a day or two.  Books usually take five to ten days to arrive.

WIFI, desktop computers, and printers are available when the library is open.