Library Department Summaries
Circulation: Library materials are checked out with a Lawrence ID at the circulation desk.
Course Reserves & Electronic Reserves: Books, articles and other materials that have been placed on reserve by professors for specific courses.
Interlibrary Loan: Books and articles borrowed from and sent to other libraries.
Media Services & Makerspace: Location for viewing rooms and listening stations, the library media services lab and campus makerspace, as well as videos, CDs, scores and more.
Reference: Reference Librarians provide help with research and more at the reference desk.
Research Instruction: Reference Librarians work with faculty in developing students' research skills.
Technical Services: Where library materials are ordered, received, cataloged and processed before they are available for our patrons, as well as maintenance of the library's electronic systems.