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Phillips Library Information: Hours, Contact Us, and General Information

General information about Phillips Library including contact information, hours and quick answers to other common questions.

General Hours

Research Help Available:

Mon.-Thur. 8am-10pm
Fri. 8am-5pm
Sat. 9am-5pm
Sun. 1pm-9pm

Spring Semester 2016

Dates Days Hours
Jan. 19-Mar. 4 Mon.-Thur. 8am-2am
  Fri. 8am-5pm
  Sat. 9am-5pm
  Sun. 1pm-2am
Spring Break    

March 5-March 6

Sat.-Sun. CLOSED
March 7-March 11 Mon.-Fri. 8am-5pm
March 12 Sat. CLOSED
March 13 Sun. 1pm-2am
March 14-March 23 Mon.-Thur. 8am-2am
  Sat. 9am-5pm
  Sun. 1pm-2am
Easter Holiday    
March 24 Thur. 8am-10pm
March 25-March 27 Fri.-Sun. CLOSED
March 28-April 28 Mon.-Fri 8am-2am
  Sat. 9am-5pm
  Sun. 1pm-2am
Finals Extended Hours    
April 29 Fri. 8am-9pm
April 30 Sat. 9am-9pm
May 1 Sun. 1pm-4am
May 2-May 4 Mon.-Wed. 8am-4am
May 5 Thur. 8am-10pm
May 6 Fri. 8am - 5pm
Commencement Weekend    
May 7-May 8 Sat.-Sun. CLOSED

 

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Phone Numbers and Address

General Information:
630-844-5437 (phone)
630-844-3848 (fax)

Circulation Desk:
630-844-7583

Interlibrary Loan:
630-844-5439
docdel@aurora.edu

Reference and Research Assistance:
630-844-7534 (phone)
630-796-7615 (text)
libref@aurora.edu

The Jenks Collection:
630-844-5445

Mailing Address
All communications should be addressed c/o Phillips Library:
347 S. Gladstone Avenue
Aurora, IL 60506-4892

Driving Directions
Phillips Library is located at the corner of:
Marseillaise Place and Gladstone Avenue
Aurora, IL 60506-4892

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About Phillips Library

Phillips Library houses a collection of more than 50,000 books and 6,500 multimedia materials. Electronic resources include 148,000 ebooks and an online catalog networked with 80 academic and research libraries in the state. More than 80 indexes and online databases provide current students, faculty, and staff with access to 37,000 unique periodical titles. Over 80 online subject research guides are also available. Phillips Library is open 102 hours a week, seven days a week when classes are in session, and offers a variety of services to the campus community.

Services

Computers:

  • 10 available in the Phillips Library lobby (during regular Library hours)
  • 30 available in the Computer Lab in the Phillips Library
  • Login using your AU username and password

For complete details on Computer Labs across the AU Campus, including hours, real-time computer availability, and a list of available software, please visit the ITS Computer Labs page.

Laptops:

  • 11 available for use in Phillips Library (during these hours)
  • 3 hour loan period with 1 renewal
  • Ability to print to the Phillips Library printer
  • Photo ID required
  • $865 fine for lost laptop

Scanner:

  • Computer Lab in the Phillips Library (during Computer Lab Hours)
  • Additional scanners are available in the Dunham Hall computer labs. 

For complete details on Computer Labs across the AU Campus, including hours, real-time computer availability, and a list of available software and hardware, please visit the ITS Computer Labs page.

Scan to Flashdrive:

  • Photocopiers in the Phillips Library lobby
  • Request assistance from the Information Services Librarian

Wireless:

  • Available throughout Phillips Library
  • Printing available only from Phillips Library laptops
  • Login using your AU username and password

Regular Printing:

  • Available from all Phillips Library computers and laptops
  • Wireless printing from your own computer is not supported
  • Black and white printing only.
  • Free

Color Printing

  • Available for a small fee from the AU Copy Center
  • Free color printing from Freenters is available in the computer labs located in Phillips Library and Dunham Hall
    • For more information this free color printing system, please create an account at Freenters

Photocopying:

  • Available near the Information Services Desk
  • Black and white photocopying only.  Color copying is not available in Phillips Library
  • $  .10 per page
  • For color copying or printing please contact the AU Copy Center

Fax:

  • Inquire at the Information Services Desk
  • Outgoing fax - $1 for the first page; $ .50 for each additional page
  • Incoming fax (630-844-3848) - $ .20 each page

Stapler, paper-cutter and three-hole punch:

  • Available and free!

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