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SPU Library Updates

The most current information about library resources, services, and space

Ames Library Building Access

The SPU Library Building is open for Contactless Pick-Up and Individual Study

  • The building is open Mondays-Fridays, 8:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. and Saturdays, 12-4 p.m.
  • Current students, faculty, and staff may access the building with their SPU ID cards.
  • Students can reserve seats for studying or attending classes using the online form.
  • Library materials requested online may be picked up in the Reading Room on the Main Level. Email with questions.
  • Masks must be worn in the building and 6-foot distancing maintained at all times. No food or drink is permitted and furniture should be left in place.

Library faculty and staff are available online for support. Further details below.

Updated September 10, 2020


For students

For faculty

  • For online teaching and technology support, contact ETM.
  • For immediate or general support, chat, email, or text/phone (503 662-2757) a librarian.
  • For more specialized or course-level support, contact the liaison librarian for your area.