The University Library is your partner in achieving academic excellence. We invite you to visit us regularly to learn of library events celebrating the 50th Anniversary of GSU. Remember, the Library's online research resources are available to you 24/7



 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  12:30pm 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

Do you have GSU or I-Share books or materials that you need to return to the GSU library? We ask that you keep them and return them when the library reopens. All fines and fees will be waived due to COVID-19.