Visiting the Library, borrowing materials, hours and more

Borrowing items is free of charge and is limited to ten (10) concurrent items, generally for a period of three (3) weeks. Materials may be renewed either in person or by phone. Overdue fines will be charged on materials returned past the stated due date.

Materials not part of the collection can be obtained through interlibrary loan, governed by the rules of the lending library. Scans may be provided in place of the requested book chapters; journal articles are customarily provided in scanned format.  In most instances, there are no charges for interlibrary loan for faculty and enrolled students.

All interlibrary loan requests must be submitted to the librarian; requests should be expected to take from 1 hour (for emailed journal articles, up to 2 weeks for printed books.  Every effort is made to expedite the request as soon as it is made, and to inform the researcher as soon as the book, chapter or article arrives.

Reliable wifi is available in the library.  There is a computer available for visitors' use to access the online library catalog. For directions to the library, click HERE.

Monday - Thursday: 10:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m.; Friday - 9:00 a.m - 3:00 p.m.

For up-to-date hours for each week, please click HERE and scroll down to find the current hours for the week.

The Gratz College Holocaust Oral History Archive is open on Tuesdays from 1 to 5 p.m. by appointment:  215-635-7300 x130.