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Facilities and Services: Facilities and Reservations

Science & Technology Commons Facilities and Reservations

For information on Facilities and Reservations in the Science & Technology Commons please view the Computer Labs and Library Rooms Reservation Calendars.

Library Hours

Library Hours

Regular Hours
Lilly Library

Monday – Thursday 8 am – Midnight
Friday 8 am – 10 pm
Saturday 10 am – 10 pm
Sunday Noon – Midnight
Science Commons Service Desk
Monday – Thursday 8am – Midnight
Friday 8am – 6pm
Saturday Noon – 6pm
Sunday Noon – Midnight
Friends Collection and College Archives
Monday – Friday 9am – Noon 1 - 5pm
Monday – Thursday 7 – 9pm
Saturday – Sunday 1 – 4pm

Detailed Archives Hours

 

Lilly Library Facilities and Reservations

Lilly Library provides Faculty, Students and Library Patrons with access to the following:

Lilly Library Reference Lab:

This lab is located on the main floor of Lilly Library near the Research Help offices. It is often used by librarians for training students in the use of available resources and course-related software. Computers in this lab include the same software as all other lab computers on campus. Reservations are posted daily at the lab entrance as a service to walk-in users. To view the calendar for this space or see more information on placing a reservation, see the Library and Information Technology Lab and Room Calendars page.

Circulating Laptops:

Wireless laptops are available for use within the Lilly Library and can be checked out from the Library Circulation Desk. These machines may be signed out for up to four hours at a time and are for in-library use only. These laptops contain the same software available on public lab machines. Click here for more information about check out and overdue fines associated with circulating laptops.

Digital Liberal Arts Lab:

This lab is located on the main floor of Lilly Library near the entrance area. Partially funded by an external grant, it provides an active learning environment by means of 16 computers with extra-large monitors arranged into 4 pods -- 8 Macs and 8 PCs. The multi-platform computer arrangement is supplemented by 5 large wall displays and rolling chairs, affording greater pedagogical flexibility for faculty and students. Reservations are posted daily at the lab entrance as a service to walk-in users. To view the calendar for this space or see more information on placing a reservation, see the Library and Information Technology Lab and Room Calendars page.

Public Computers:

Lilly Library provides one computer for use by visitors to the library. This computer is located on the main floor of the library and use is restricted to Web based services, e.g., library catalog, Web-based e-mail, library databases. Please see Circulation Desk staff for further information about community member access to library materials, including government documents.

Meeting Rooms:

There are 5 meeting rooms available for faculty, students, and the public, by reservation. If not reserved they are used on a first come, first served basis. Reservations are posted daily at each room as a service to walk-in users. Reservations are processed Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. The rooms are:

  • Room 215 (capacity of 6)
  • Room 232 (capacity of 10)
  • Room 304 (capacity of 15)
  • Room 317 (capacity of 6)
  • Room 328 (capacity of 10)

To view the calendars for each room and to see information on placing reservations, please refer to the Library and Information Technology Lab and Room Calendars page.

Faculty and Student Carrels:

Student Carrels are available on a first come, first served basis. Please call 765.983.1287 or inquire at the Lilly Library Circulation Desk for availability and keys.

The policy and procedures for reserving Faculty Carrels are posted here.

Instructional Technology and Media (ITAM):

The bulk of Earlham's multimedia collections is now available for circulation on the main level of Lilly Library. The collection contains over 5,000 cataloged videotapes, DVDs, laserdiscs and focuses on foreign language feature films, feature films, documentaries and other programs of that support the curriculum. The audio collection includes CDs, and phono recordings.

ITAM has carrels for individual viewing/listening and a multimedia production lab. Classroom support as well as support of public events, (convocation speakers, performances, and athletic events) is also provided by ITAM.

Multimedia Lab:

ITAM provides equipment for editing both audio and video in both analog and digital formats as well as working with Photoshop and other graphics programs. Use of the equipment is on a scheduled basis and not always available at walk-in. Please consult with the Circulation Desk in ITAM for information and to schedule use of the lab equipment.

Earlham Librarian

Earlham Librarian
 

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