Fall Break and Special Hours 2015

Fall Break Hours
The John Grant Crabbe Main Library will close Wednesday, October 7 at 6PM through Monday, October 12 and will reopen Tuesday, October 13 at 11AM. Our online collections will continue to be available at If you have any problems...

2015 Library Research Award Winners Announced

Caty Gerteisen, Betina Gardner, and Brooke King
EKU Libraries presented the second Library Research Award for Undergraduates at the 2015 University Scholars Assembly. The Award, made possible by the Friends of EKU Libraries, recognizes students whose research makes expert and creative use of...

Read Your Favorite Journals on Your Mobile Device

Planning to catch up on your journal reading soon? Try BrowZine, EKU Libraries’ scholarly journal app. This application for tablet and smartphone lets you browse, read and save some of your favorite journals right on your mobile device.

Biennial Report 2012-14

Get a comprehensive report of Eastern Kentucky University Libraries' most significant accomplishments from July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2014 in our 2012-14 Biennial Report.

Labor Day Hours 2015

Labor Day Hours 2015
In honor of the Labor Day holiday 2015, the John Grant Crabbe Main Library will observe special hours this weekend. The Main Library will open 11AM-6PM Saturday, September 5 and Sunday, September 6 and 11AM-1AM Monday, September 7.  For more...

Independence Day Hours 2015

Independence Day Hours 2015
The Main Library will be closed Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 and will reopen on Sunday, July 5, 2015 from 1-6PM.  To see all EKU Libraries hours, visit our calendar. 

Fall 2015 Library Events

Fall 2015 Library Events
All events are free and open to the University community.  Event details subject to change with advance notice.  Please call (859) 622-1072 with questions.  CURRENT AND UPCOMING EVENTS Thursdays, beginning September 17 Fur Therapy

Memorial Day Hours 2015

In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, EKU Libraries will be closed Sunday, May 24 and Monday, May 25, 2015.

Summer Hours 2015

Summer Hours
The John Grant Crabbe Main Library will be open the following hours beginning May 16:

Between the Columns Spring 2015

Spring 2015 Library News
Read the spring edition of Between the Columns to learn about new technologies available to you and your students;

Spring Break Hours 2015

Spring Break Library Hours
We are open during Spring Break 2015! The John Grant Crabbe Main Library will be open: Monday, 3/30: 7:30AM-4:30PM

Fashions from the Collection of Eastern Kentucky University, 1860-1960

Photo courtesy of Misty Allen, Something Borrowed Photography
Visit the Grand Reading Room at EKU's John Grant Crabbe Main Library May 20-June 12, 2015 for a unique opportunity to see historical fashions from EKU collections, including dresses from the Elmwood Estate. This Live @ Your Library Exhibit is...

Library Research Award for Undergraduates

Library Research Award 2015
Enter your research project in the 2015 Library Research Award for Undergraduates competition for a chance to win a cash prize