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AU Libraries Services for Fall 2020: Home

Library Hours

When Will the Libraries Open?

  • The buildings are currently closed, but service never left!  
  • Staff and Librarians are still here to assist you remotely. Please email
  • AU Libraries intend to re-introduce some onsite services in support of the Fall semester
  • Building hours will be announced soon

Alfred Libraries

Summer 2020

  • Buildings are closed
  • Staff and Librarians available by email, phone or Zoom
  • All services are remote
  • Databases and ILL service for articles articles is available


Fall 2020

  What's available?

  • Library books and media for pick up via a request system
  • Research assistance by Zoom or email.  Limited in-person appointments with Librarians may be available
  • Library Instruction
  • PCs, printers and scanners, but with reduced seats and capacity to support distancing
  • Article databases, Kanopy and ebooks
  • Interlibrary Loan (Electronic requests available now, print material returning soon!)


What's not available?

  • Shelf browsing
  • Study rooms and conference rooms
  • Reserve Books (email and we will assist you via scanning or other alternatives)
  • Shareable items like headphones, laptops, charger and markers
  • Programming and events


Questions? Email