For assistance in Dinand with...
Please feel free to contact Eileen Cravedi, Head of Access and Discovery Services, with any issues or suggestions in the areas of circulation, reserves, interlibrary loan, and stacks.
Dinand library is open 24/5 (8:30am Sunday - 11pm Friday; Saturday 8:30am - 11pm) during the academic year with reference librarians on duty at Dinand over 56 hours per week. Please click here to view the hours of operation for the other libraries.
Here are some key assets the library provides to you:
Over 600,000 volumes on campus
Academic year loan period for monographs
One week loan period for periodicals
48 hour loan period for AV material
Cross borrowing among AJCU institutions; closest ones are Boston College and Fairfield University. (Passport card necessary, available at Dinand circulation desk)
Cross borrowing among ARC institution (Worcester consortium; ARC card necessary, available at Dinand circulation desk)
Remote access to our online databases and electronic journal collection (login with network username and password)
Interlibrary Loan services – request via certain databases or online form
Traditional and Electronic Reserves – print, media, and electronic options
24/7 reference via AJCU Virtual Reference
Information Literacy/Bibliographic Instruction tailored to your course/assignment needs – contact Alicia Hansen to schedule
Please contact Mary Moran, Head of Acquistions and Cataloging, for book purchase requests/status updates