Library materials now routed to Central Receiving

If you live on campus and request library materials for delivery, you can pick up your order at WMU Central Receiving (1201 Oliver St) on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 9 a.m. and noon. All campus mail and deliveries will be routed to Central Receiving until further notice. Delivery to off-campus addresses will continue as normal via UPS.

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Fees for late returns suspended

If you have library materials checked out, keep them at home until the shelter-in-place order is lifted. Use your online library account to renew materials until August 14. If you can’t renew your items, don’t worry—we have suspended all fines and fees for late returns for all items until further notice. 

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Delivery of physical items continues

We know that you need library materials to finish your semester. We will continue mail and electronic delivery of physical items to support your education during Michigan's shelter-in-place order.

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Live chat hours have been expanded

We're expanding our chat reference hours to help you! Ask questions and get help via our online chat tool during these hours:

Mon-Thu: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Fri: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sun: 5 to 9 p.m.

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WMU Libraries now closed through April 26

All University Libraries facilities will be temporarily closed through Sunday, April 26, in response to COVID-19 (coronavirus) and to protect the health and well-being of our community. We are still providing remote services and online resources during this time.

April 8

Workshop "Introduction to Mendeley Desktop," Michele Behr and Edward Eckel, offered online through WebEx, 2 to 3:30 p.m. Free. Registration requested.

April 24

Workshop "Open Textbook Workshop," for WMU faculty and staff, presented by Maira Bundza, offered online through WebEx, 1 to 2 p.m. Free. Registration requested