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Library Homepage: A. C. Buehler Library

Study Rooms require reservations, you can make them here:
You must be a current Elmhurst University student to reserve a study room. 
Study rooms can be reserved up to a week in advance in 15 minute blocks, 4 hour maximum per day.

Library hours

Spring Term Hours 
Monday - Thursday 7:30a - 11:00p
Friday  7:30a - 5:00p
Saturday 12:00p - 5:00p**
Sunday  2:00p - 11:00p
**Hours on the following Saturdays will vary:
March 4, 11:00a-4:00p
April 1, 11:00a-4:00p
April 15, 10:00a-3:00p
April 22, 9:00a-2:00p

Today's Library Events

Need Printing? - Printing Changes

Need Books? Use BlueJay Search (below)!

Need Help? 

  • Chat - look for our Chat window!

  • Email -

  • Call - 630-617-3173

Quick Start

Welcome to our library catalog, Bluejay Search!  Search for books, A/V, e-resources, articles and more from one place.

See this video for a quick tour of Bluejay Search to get you started.

To renew items borrowed through I-Share, click to access My Library Card.

Search for a specific journal using this: Journal Search (Bluejay Search)

If you are looking for a specific article, try the Citation Linker - Bluejay Search

Click here for interlibrary loan article request form if a journal is not available. 

Quick Links

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Reference number: 630-617-3173

Main number: 630-617-3160

Chat with us!

We're happy to answer your questions via our IM chat service (when we are available). A couple of things: 

  • Please be patient. If we don't respond right away we may be helping someone else. We will do our best to get to you quickly.
  • Please send us your name and email address in the chat in case we get disconnected we can reach out or for followup help.
  • If the chat isn't live or something weird happens, feel free to email us at

We are happy to help. Let us know what you need.

Library Hours