Students studying in our peacful, beatiful library.

The Storms Research Center (SRC) contains a computer mall and Technical Support Center on the first floor and the J. Robert Ashcroft Memorial Library on the second floor.

The Library not only houses a physical collection of books, periodicals, special collections and technology; it also extends into every students laptop, tablet and smart phone across our fully wireless campus, and around the world through our Internet-based learning platform. Our databases provide access to millions of resources: full-text books, articles, reference works, musical tracks, videos and a host of other tools.

The SRC supports the mission of the ​university by providing a place for students to grow in wisdom and knowledge. The SRC strives to provide a positive research and study environment; to help library users develop intellectually; to provide access to a wide variety of resources; and to promote the ability to use information effectively and ethically.

  • Library Online Catalog
    The ​Library's collection of over 65,000 print books & multimedia items can be searched through the Online Catalog.

  • Library Databases
    Access to 48 databases containing e-books, scholarly journals and additional sources to support classroom learning and research.

  • LibGuides
    Subject guides, research assistance and useful resources on a variety of topics. These guides can be used as a starting point for research in various disciplines.

Library Hours

The Storms Research Center is open during the following hours while classes are in session:
Monday 7:30 am – 11:00 pm
Tuesday – Thursday 7:30 am – 11:00 pm*
Friday 7:30 am – 5:00 pm*
Saturday 1:00 pm – ​9:00 pm
Sunday 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
*Please note that the SRC is closed during Chapel from 10:00–11:00 am Tuesday thru Friday while classes are in session.

Contact Information

Please use the following options to contact the ​Library staff:
Circulation Desk: 610.917.2001