The spacious yet cozy Constance Lavino Bell Library is a place where the community engages in reading, research, social and cultural events. Special features include a student-run cafe and a Writing Center, and an art gallery.

The Library offers a diverse digital and print collection, ebook library, a sophisticated suite of research databases including JSTOR and Bloom’s Literary Reference Online, and other online resources for students to use both on and off campus.

The Library staff supports the complex research needs of students through one-on-one support, workshops and classes. They also partner with faculty to weave information literacy skill-building directly into the curriculum.

Seminar rooms, the School archives, tutorial rooms, and counseling center are housed in the Library, which also hosts the peer tutoring program.

It is a popular hub for numerous social and cultural gatherings for students and faculty, including game nights and coffee houses.

Library Hours

Mon. - Thurs.
8:15 a.m.-6:00 p.m.;
7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

8:15 a.m.-4:00 p.m.


1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.;
7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

To explore the library further, including its catalog and databases, please visit