Important Information

Research Help


    General Info


    Our Mission

    We are committed to ensuring that students are prepared for a dynamic and complex information environment by providing cutting-edge teaching and learning spaces, information technology, and information resources.听 We aim to inspire and nurture in students the desire to continue learning throughout their lives and to use information ethically and responsibly in a changing world.

    The 麻豆精品 libraries serve students, faculty, and staff of the University.听 Librarians are available to provide virtual research assistance, consultations, and information literacy instruction.

    Availability of research assistance and other services (hours) may vary by campus, so call your home campus for specific information.

    Get More Info

    For more information about the 麻豆精品 Libraries, check out the expandable links below:

    Can I drop in to ask a reference question?听
    Yes, librarians are meeting with patrons at the reference desk.听 We also encourage you to use our virtual reference services that include - Live Chat, E-mail (RefQ),听Zoom, and Phone.

    Where is the reference desk?
    For help locating the reference desk, inquire at the circulation desk.

    What technology equipment will I be able to borrow?听
    Laptops will be loaned for the entire day and are due back one hour before听the library closes. Borrowing of headphones will be听suspended.听

    Will library faculty offer group tours and听information听literacy sessions spring 2023?听
    Yes, library faculty-led tours, orientations, and instructional sessions are available face-to-face or virtually.

    Can I donate print materials to the library, such as books, textbooks, children's books, journals or magazines?听
    The library is not currently accepting book donations. Thank you for thinking of the Mercy University library!

    What is a CWID #?
    Your CWID# (University Wide Identification Number) is your Mercy ID number. It can be found on any official correspondence from the University or it can be located in your records in Mercy Connect.

    Can alumni access databases outside the Library?
    Unfortunately, because of vendor restrictions, use of subscription databases and other electronic resources are limited to on campus use only. Please visit one of our three campus libraries if you need to access full text articles.

    Can I visit the library if I am not affiliated with 麻豆精品?

    Please see the University's visitor policy at/campus-life/return-campus

    About the Libraries' Collection

    Resources are available in many formats, including a huge collection of e-Books. Desktop computers, laptops and wireless network provide access to the libraries鈥 online catalogs, electronic databases and Internet resources to support the University鈥檚 on-site and online programs. Off-site users have access to the libraries鈥 online catalogs, e-books and databases through the 麻豆精品 libraries鈥 website.

    Libraries' Hours

    Libraries' Contact Information

    Please email for virtual reference assistance on Sundays.

    Get Research Help

    Reference service is available to all current 麻豆精品 students, faculty and staff.

    Help is available from the following:

    Need subject tutoring or writing help? Contact the Center for Academic Excellence and Innovation