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About the Library: About the Library

Library Contact

Grabske Library


F.M. Smith Library

Library Hours

Frederick Madison Smith Library
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

We now offer daily remote assistance for log in issues, research, reference and more, each weekday from 10:30AM to 11:30AM:
Feel free to drop into our Microsoft Teams meeting at any time during the hour, and also come see us on the Lamoni Campus! 

Grabske Library
Monday - Friday:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Normal Checkouts

Books: 1 month

DVDs: 1 week

Purchase Request

If you would like to request a book or periodical for purchase, please fill out our request form here.

Course Reserves

Course reserves for the current semester can be found here.

Reserves can be checked out for 2 hours, and must remain inside the library while in use.

If you are an instructor and would like to place a book on reserve for your class, fill out our Course Reserve Form.

Library StingSearch


Search all of the library's books, journals, government documents, ebooks, and databases!

F.M. Smith Library Building Directory


Color Printer: LibLabs Color

Accounting: 641-784-5133

Athletic Study Hall/ Athletic Eligibility

Business Services641-784-5121

Registrar: 641-784-5220

Student Financial Services: 641-784-5369

First Floor

Black and White Printer: LibMain

Human Resources/Student Employment: 641-784-5413

Tutoring and Writing Center: 641-784-5077

Second Floor
Institutional Research: 641-784-5119