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The Final Four

…even though we aren’t here physically, we still have a tournament to play out!  Vote here to continue the March Madness!

COVID-19 Closure

Building Access: To minimize risk of COVID-19 transmission, the Library building will close at 4:45 pm on Friday, March 20th and remain closed until further notice. Although the building is closed, your library colleagues will continue to support the Gustavus community with a range of services to enable and enhance remote teaching and learning.  Please Stay […]

Stay Connected to the Library

…while we navigate through COVID-19.  Find up-to-date information on resources for remote learning through our  Stay Connected LibGuide.

And now the Elite 8….

What?! Harry Potter is out! Please vote here today (all virtual voting from here on out).

COVID-19 Modified Hours

The library will be open Saturday, March 14:  10 am – 5 pm; Sunday, March 15:  11 am – 5 pm.  Weekday hours (Monday-Friday):  9 am – 4:45 pm until Thursday, April 9.  Additional weekend hours (through April 12th) will be posted at a later time.

March Madness Book Tournament!

Gustavus Library presents the inaugural March Madness Book Tournament! YOU get to decide which title is the BEST BOOK! The tournament is split into eight genres: classics, fantasy, young adult, biography/autobiography, graphic novels, children’s literature, horror, and fiction. Each genre has four books competing. Please vote for your favorite title within each category.  Each week, […]

Librarians, Come Work with Us!

Are you a current or soon-to-be degree-holding librarian looking to gain experience in an academic library? Come work with us! The Gustavus Library is currently accepting applications for a one-year, visiting librarian position (at the instructor or assistant professor rank). We offer a supportive, collaborative environment with many opportunities to develop your skills. Primary responsibilities include […]

OCLC Error messages

Recently, we have had a few reports of an error occuring when attempting to submit ILL requests or view a personal library account (see image above). If you encounter this error, please clear your browser cache and cookies (going back at least 4 weeks), then restart your computer. If doing so does not resolve the […]

Library Hours for Touring Week

Sat. & Sun., Feb. 1 & 2:  Closed.  Monday, Feb. 3 – Friday, Feb. 7 :  9:00 am – 4:45 pm;  Sat. & Sun., Feb. 8 & 9:  Closed.

Call for Submissions – Lindell Research Paper Award 2020

The Library is now accepting submissions for the Patricia Lindell Research Prize/Paper. This $400 prize is awarded by the library faculty for a paper already written for a Gustavus academic course. This paper should demonstrate excellent use of source material. Papers may be submitted from Fall Semester 2018 through Spring Semester 2020. As faculty endorsement […]


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