About the Library

Welcome to the Lydia M. Olson Library.

Vision, Mission, & Core Values

The principles that shape our goals and guide our decisions.


Our mailing address, hours, directions from Google Maps, and information about parking.

Give us Feedback

We welcome your comments about our collections and services.

Giving to the Library

We invite you to join us as we create our next generation library. Your gift benefits our students and community in many ways...

Gries Hall Library Map

Locate collections, classrooms, offices and more...

Library Hours

View our monthly calendar of hours for the year.

Noise Zones

Find the best location in the library suited for your studying needs.


Our policies guiding our collections and services, everything from donating materials to using study rooms.

Staff Directory

View staff by department or look up departmental liaisons.

Ask Us