Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Facebook: AU Library

Are you following Ashland University Library on Facebook?

News, information, updates, and things we want to share are posted. Comments (and likes) are always welcome.

Friday, May 15, 2015

AU Library: Instant Answers

Welcome to summer classes at Ashland University. Here's a quick way to get summer hours and phone information from AU Library and the Instructional Resource Center. Instant Answers provides opportunity for you to text* us and have automatic answers sent directly to your phone, tablet, or other mobile device.

Choose from the following sets of key words:

  • library hours - receive AU library hours schedule
  • library phone - receive AU library main and reference phone numbers
  • IRC hours - receive IRC summer hours schedule
  • IRC phone - receive the IRC phone number

Stay tuned. We will be adding more options during the summer months.


*Key words are not case sensitive. Standard messaging rates may apply for each text.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

AU Library: Summer Hours

AU Library's summer hours schedule begins Monday, May 11th. Exceptions to regular summer hours, including holiday and Sunday hours, are detailed on the library web site.

May 11th - July 31st
  • Monday - Thursday:  8:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Friday:  8:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Instructional Resource Center summer hours are posted on the IRC web site.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

AU Library: Extended Hours

AU Library's extended hour's schedule continues through Monday, May 4th providing study and work space for students during finals. A complete list of AU Library hours updates is available on the Library web site.



May 3rd - May 5th

Sunday, May 3rd
2:00 pm to 2:00 am

Monday, May 4th
7:45 am to 2:00 am

Tuesday, May 5th
8:00 am to 5:00 pm


The Instructional Resource Center, library second floor, does not participate in extended hours. Color printing and IRC resources are not available during extended hours.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

New from AU Library: Instant Answers


It's finals week ... and we know you're crazy busy.

Here's a quick new way to get extended hours and phone information from AU Library and the Instructional Resource Center. Instant Answers provides opportunity for you to text* specific key words and have automatic answers sent directly to your phone, tablet, or other mobile device.

Choose from the following sets of key words:

  • extended hours - receive the library extended hours schedule
  • library phone - receive the library main and reference phone numbers
  • IRC hours - receive IRC finals week & summer hours schedule
  • IRC phone - receive the IRC phone number

Stay tuned. We will be adding more options during the summer months.

*Key words are not case sensitive. Standard messaging rates may apply for each text.
** Post originally published on the IRC News & Information Blog.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Study Rooms & Quiet Space

Looking for a quiet space to study during finals?

AU Library has designated the 3rd and 4th floors as quiet spaces during extended hours and finals week, April 26th - May 5th. Comfortable open study areas are available to students on both floors.

Interested in reserving a study room?  

Stop at the circulation desk and reserve a study room on the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th floor for a maximum of three hours. Please note, students using a reserved study room will be asked to vacate the room.

Already have a favorite spot?

Create your own quiet space using the free (disposable) ear plugs available at the library circulation desk on the main floor and the IRC print station on the second floor.

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Therapy Dog Schedule: April 28-May 1st



Therapy Dog Schedule  

Tuesday, April 28th through Thursday, April 30th

  • 10:00 am - noon 
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm 

Friday May 1st

  • 10:00 am - noon

For more information, visit our site and the AU Library Facebook page.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

AU Library: Extended Hours

Sunday, April 26th, AU Library will begin its extended hour's schedule opening at the regular time and remaining open until 2:00 a.m. providing study and work space for students during the last week of classes and finals.


April 26th to May 2nd

Sunday, April 26th
2:00 pm to 2:00 am

Monday, April 27th - Thursday, April 30th
7:45 am to 2:00 am

Friday, May 1st
7:45 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday, May 2nd
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

The Instructional Resource Center, library second floor, does not participate in library extended hours. Color printing and IRC resources are not available during AU Library extended hours.