All individuals are required to wear masks indoors in all campus buildings, including the Libraries.
For more information on Library hours and services, please visit our Using the Library page.
Starting on Thursday, December 23, 2021, MeLCat Borrowing and Lending will be suspended while the MSU Libraries undergoes a significant software transition.
MSU students, staff, and faculty can continue to utilize interlibrary loan by placing requests through the MSU Libraries Interlibrary Services department. Community patrons will not be able to use MeLCat through the MSU Libraries during this time, but they can continue to do so using their local public library.
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Peer Research Assistants
Schedule an online appointment with a Library Peer Research Assistant. Peer Research Assistants are undergraduate students who can help you learn to navigate the library, and find and use information for class assignments.
The confidentiality of library records in the state of Michigan is protected by "The Library Privacy Act,"
Michigan Compiled Laws 397.601-606, Act 455 of 1982. Note that federal law may supersede rights provided by this Michigan Law.