The University Library is in the D Building. Use the university's Main Entrance and walk straight through until you reach the stairs and elevator. Go up to the 2nd floor and you will have arrived at the library's entrance.

 The Governors State University Library is physically closed until further notice, but library faculty and staff are still available for your academic needs.

Beginning Monday 3/23 Chat reference with librarians will be available Monday-Thursday between the hours of Noon and 7:00 PM. Please see the "Chat With a Librarian" icon on this site. Email reference remains available at If you prefer, you may still contact your liaison librarian directly; see directory here. If you choose email, you can expect a response within 48 hours. As always, our electronic resources remain accessible 24/7

Questions???? Please email Alexis Sarkisian,, We are planning to expand our services as we settle into this model, so please continue to look for messages from the library. Thank you

Holiday and Break Closures

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Presidents' Day
Easter Sunday
Memorial Day Weekend
Independence Day
Labor Day Weekend
Thanksgiving Break
Christmas Eve through New Year's Day 

Parking Information

Lots 1 West and 1 East are closest to the D Building. All parking is free for visitors.  

updated 1/17/2020