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DMU Library: Library Hours

Library Hours

Monday - Friday

6:30 a.m. - 12:00 midnight

Saturday & Sunday

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 midnight

Reference staff are available Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m

The Kendall Reed Rare Book Room is open by appointment only.

The Library will be closed on all University holidays. Any other schedule changes will be posted on the home page of the Library's website.

Access and Use

Library materials may be checked out by University students, faculty, and employees. The Library offers faculty and students reference assistance as well as Interlibrary Loan privileges. 

The Library is open to the public from 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Members of the public must use materials in the Library.

Remote Access to Library Resources

Des Moines University’s proxy server provides students and faculty with remote access to the Library’s electronic resources for scholarly research. Whether on campus or working off-campus, students and staff can access library resources through the Library's website or from our LibGuides pages.‚Äč

Des Moines University Library
library@dmu.edu
515-271-1537