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Library Hours

Roosevelt College

  • Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
  • During vacation: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Library will be closed on following days: Federal Holidays, New Year's Day, Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving

    Latest Updates

  • The Library is hiring for part-time library assistant positions. Pick up an application in the office
  • December 21, 2016: DBpia username and password has been updated. Please email the library or come to the library in person for the new username and password.
  • Contact

  • In-person Reference: Fri 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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  • Library Guide: IRUS Library Guide
  • Suggestions and comments
  • Book Requests
  • Library Newsletter Fall 2017
  • Mission Statement

    The mission of the International Reformed University & Seminary Library is to provide students, faculty, and staff with print/online resources, research tools, and study environment necessary to support their biblical studies in higher education. This mission is supported by the following objectives:

      Priority Goals:

  • Promote library use
  • Partner with faculty to develop and implement library resources alongside instruction to better support course materials
    • Collections Development:

  • Develop a collection that meets and exceeds minimum accreditation standards
  • Develop a collection capable of effectively supporting courses
    • Reference Services:

  • Provide reference and research assistance
  • Provide information literacy and research skills instructions
  • Provide tools facilitating research and easy access to information
  • Provide access to additional resources from other institutions through cooperative agreements
    • Library Facilities:

  • Provide a safe and attractive space collections display, processing, and storage
  • Provide comfortable, well-lit, and accessible study space

  • Library Handbook: English | Korean (Forthcoming)