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COVID-19 - Buehler Library Response

The AC Buehler Virtual Library is open! Our building may be closed but we are still answering your questions! 

Summer online hours: June 8-August 1, M-F 10am-4pm, chat service and email available. 

The A.C. Buehler Library is open for contact-free curbside pickup of library materials weekdays (M-F) from 11am – 1pm. For information on how to request & pick up library materials visit COVID-19 Curbside. 

Library faculty and staff will continue to support our Elmhurst University community throughout this time. We will continue to assess students’ library needs and will respond accordingly. Academic support from the Library faculty and staff will still be available through our online, virtual resources

  • Chat with a librarian on the library website (it's in the bottom left corner of this page) during our virtual summer hours, Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm
  • You can always reach out to your liaison librarian
  • You can also email the Reference Desk at with questions, we will respond as soon as we are able. 
  • If you have borrowed any materials from the A.C Buehler Library, other I-Share libraries or the Elmhurst Public Library, and will be on campus in the near future, you may return all materials to the Office of Campus Security. 
  • You can still interlibrary loan electronic articles and we will do our best to fill your requests.

You can also check out these resources:

Please familiarize yourself with updates from Elmhurst University's Official COVID-19 Updates page.

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.

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