Friends of Myrin Library


Myrin Library 

To access our online catalog, databases, and other services, please visit:
**the Myrin Virtual Library.**

The Myrin Library is a vital and vibrant part of campus life. Check out the links to the left for more information. Here are some quick facts about the library:

  • The Library houses some 420,000 volumes and provides access via the Catalog – in print, on microfilm, or online – to the full text of over 25,000 periodical titles.
  • Librarians are available to provide help with research throughout the year.
  • We have a large video and DVD collection which includes the newest releases for leisure viewing.
  • The Library is a popular place to study, with plenty of open tables and study carrels and eight group study rooms.
  • We stay open late during the week, and extend our hours during exam times.
  • The Library offers wireless Internet access for the campus community throughout the building.
  • Our vending machine cafe offers coffee and other snacks.
  • Myrin Library has been a federal depository since 1963, and we currently receive 15% of the government documents available through the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP).  The collection is accessible during the Library’s scheduled operating hours and also through the Virtual Library website.

The Library of the Future

Please join the conversation as Ursinus strategically envisions the future of the Myrin library. See notes from the Working Group and leave comments here!


The Reference Desk

As you are working on your research papers & projects, don't forget to stop by the Reference Desk in Myrin for help, or e-mail to set up an appointment. From English to Anthropology to Psychology to Biology and everything else, we're here to help!


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