Due to Bethel's COVID-19 containment efforts, the Bethel University Library's physical spaces and resources (including our makerspace, study rooms, and physical collections) will be closed until the university resumes face-to-face classes.
Despite the closure of our physical library, our large collection of digital resources as well as digital versions of many of our services will continue to be available. We are eager to serve students and faculty in this challenging time, and this guide will be updated regularly with information about the availability of our resources and how to contact library staff.
During the campus closure the physical library will be closed and print resources will be unavailable, but all of the library's digital resources will be available as usual:
Visit the Bethel Library website to access all of our online resources.
During the closure, the Bethel Library will continue to provide remote versions of the following services until the physical library reopens:
For more details about any of the above, please contact the library staff using the contact options below.
During the closure the following services will be unavailable:
The due date of items currently checked out has been extended to May 31, 2020.
You may return items to the Library Return dropbox at the Anderson Center or the Library Return outside the University Library.
During the closure the library staff will be working remotely to support student and faculty in the use of our online materials. To get help from a librarian contact us in one of the following ways:
Search our Staff Directory to email a specific library staff member.