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Access to Library Facilities

Important Notice about Library Access under the University’s Precautionary Protocols for COVID-19:

Beginning Wednesday, 3/18, the University Libraries will be closed until further notice. This closure will extend through the Spring 2020 Quarter and Summer 2020 sessions. During the closure, we will be providing virtual library assistance through the following:

For more information and updates about the University's operations in regard to COVID-19, please visit

The DePaul University Library provides access to its facilities to the faculty, staff, and students of the University, as well as to visitors to the University and to members of the general public, in order to promote the use of library resources and to support teaching, learning, research, and study at DePaul University.

Between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m., access to library facilities is limited to current DePaul University students, staff, and faculty holding a valid DePaul ID Card.

In order to promote a safe and secure environment for its users, the Library reserves the right to limit access to its facilities, as appropriate, and in accordance with DePaul University policies.

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