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Ruby E. Dare Library


New Interlibrary Loan option!

The Ruby E. Dare Library now has more Interlibrary Loan options available both within OneSearch or any time you find a resource that you need.

The blank Interlibrary Loan Request forms are available online here:



Reference Sources

Course Reserves
Reliable Websites
Research Guides


Campus Printing
Faculty Services
Phone Numbers

How to

Access Resources Off-Campus
Do Research
Renew a Book
Request a Book in I-Share Catalog

Cite Sources

About the Library

Check-Out Periods
Group Study Room Reservations

Spring Semester Hours
 Sunday: 6:00pm-11:00pm
 Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-11:00pm
 Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
 Saturday: Closed

Reference Chat, Email, Phone
 Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
 & 7:00pm-9:00pm
 Friday: 8:00 am to 2:30 pm


 Circ Desk  618-664-6603
 Ref Desk  618-664-6599

The Library is currently only open to members of the GU community that are being regularly tested for Covid-19. Contact the library if you have any questions. We are offering curbside pickup for print materials.

Need to Print on Campus?

Need to connect to Campus Printing? Follow these instructions.

Can't afford to buy textbooks? Check GU OneSearch for your options to get the book via the library. You may be able to download an ebook version, check the print book out on Reserve or order the book via I-Share.